In 2012, Terra began convening local curators and scholars, soliciting ideas for publications, exhibits, and programs that would clarify Chicago's role as a "catalyst and incubator for innovations in art and design." The result is aShow More Summary
If you see floating stages on Echo Park Lake this weekend with a vocalist crooning a siren song through ginormous wooden bullhorns as brass musicians march on the shore, don’t be confused. You’ve just entered Pacific Standard Time. About 75 performances by Latin American and Latino artists will...
Christopher Knight: Pacific Standard Time should underwrite full retrospective exhibitions of artists with significant histories of working in Los Angeles, beginning in the late 19th century and continuing to the present. Not project shows. Not young or emerging or new artist surveys. Not a phalanx of partial looks at a segment of an established artist’s […]
THEATER Capsule reviews are by Philip Brandes (P.B.), F. Kathleen Foley (F.K.F.), Margaret Gray (M.G.), Charles McNulty (C.M.) and Daryl H. Miller (D.H.M.). Compiled by Matt Cooper. Openings Barefoot in the Park Neil Simon’s classic comedy about two newlyweds. Glendale Centre Theatre, 324 N. Orange...
Happy New Year! I’m Carolina A. Miranda, staff writer for the Los Angeles Times, with the first arts newsletter of the year. And this week, we’ve got it all: political art, the border wall and a giant tongue. Herewith, the most scintillating cultural stories of the week: POLITICAL ART THAT IS PERSONAL...
With Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA winding down, our critic asks, what's next? Here's his recommendation on what should follow this year's exploration of Latin America art.
From an exhibition about the first superstar curator to Pacific Standard Time's performance festival, there's strong work aplenty on the horizon. The post Four Los Angeles Shows to Look Forward to in the New Year appeared first on Hyperallergic.
Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA was the movement that couldn't be missed. Nearly every major art institution in Los Angeles — and quite a few in Orange County, Santa Barbara, San Diego and other SoCal spots — had some sort of PST: LA/LA thing going on. Show More Summary
If you think of the artists of South America and the Caribbean, the Chinese and the Japanese aren't exactly the first to pop into mind. Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA exhibitions at three museums explore their sense of mixed identitie...
Here’s the latest satellite fire detection data, restricted to just the last twelve hours of the Thomas Fire, mapped on Google Earth Pro:That’s labeled 1830 Mountain Standard Time (MST), or 5:30pm Pacific, about half an hour ago as I write this. And here are the evacuation areas: Our home is in the orange Voluntary Evacuation […]
USC Pacific Asia Museum announces its grand reopening with the special exhibition Winds from Fusang: Mexico and China in the Twentieth Century as part of the Getty's Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA. In addition to the special exhibition,...Show More Summary
The Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA centerpiece exhibition at the Getty looks at the concept of luxury in ancient cultures across North and South America, with an emphasis on communities that prized feathers, shells or other everyday objects as much or more than precious metals.
A three-day festival of Cuban music created for this year's Pacific Standard Time arts gathering nearly fell apart after the Trump Administration withdrew more than 20 employees from the U.S. Embassy in Havana.
If 2017 has been the year for Latin American and U.S. Latino visual art in Los Angeles — courtesy of the exhibition series Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA — then 2018 should be the year of performance. In January, more than 200 Latino and Latin American artists will stage more than 75 performance...
Christopher Grimes Gallery announces two solo exhibitions in conjunction with Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA?s participating gallery program. In the main gallery, Miguel Rio Branco is presenting a selection of photographs from the Out of Nowhere series. Show More Summary
Contributed by Katarina Wong / The Getty recently launched Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA, a highly ambitious and rewarding initiative that explores Latin American and Latino art “in dialogue” with the city itself. More than 70 art institutions are participating, each offering their own take on the topic. Show More Summary
Photographer Laura Aguilar says the project, photographing the working-class Latina butches and femmes who went to the Plush Pony bar, "didn’t get off to the best start. She offered to photograph the women for free and give them pictures in exchange for their time, but everyone reacted suspiciously. "'They were like, ‘Who is this person […]
The exhibition, part of Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA, turns the entire museum interior into a giant cabinet of curiosities - very cold curiosities.
This year, the Getty initiative known as Pacific Standard Time has focused on the very broad categories of Latino and Latin American art. How we talk about these categories matters. The post Ways to Talk About Latin American and Latino Art appeared first on Hyperallergic.
The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, is hosting Axis Mundo: Queer Networks in Chicano L.A., organized by ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives at the USC Libraries as part of Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA. The exhibition is being shown in two West Hollywood spaces, MOCA Pacific Design Center and the ONE Gallery. Show More Summary