Art Nerd City Guides: New York · Los Angeles

Philip Slagter – The Comeback

  As Philip Slagter (pronounced SLAY-tur) approaches age 70, the artist says he’s wary of beliefs and the way they can close your mind off from other possibilities. “A lot […]

Desert Tripping at Desert X

I don’t need a reason to go out to the desert, but between a Kills show at Pappy and Harriet’s and an outdoor, multi-location art installation there was no stopping […]

Ed Moses Chance and Circumstance at William Turner Gallery

Los Angeles art world icon, Ed Moses, started his career nearly 60 years ago as part of the legendary Ferus Gallery.  Now on the brink of his 91st birthday (in […]

Designer Con 2016

Designer Con, now in its’ 11th year, began as the Vinyl Toy Network, in an 1100 square foot room at the Pasadena Civic Center. The organizers quickly realized that the […]

Election depression? You can Stand with Planned Parenthood tonight!

One of my favorite LA photographers is having an opening tonight to support Planned Parenthood Los Angeles. Maggie West is well known for her dreamy colorful romanic portraits and for […]

VIDEO: The Cuatrecasas Discovery

Gil Cuatrecasas was a master colorist painter whose work was nearly lost to art history. Cuatrecasas grew up in Spain in the 1930s before emigrating to America where he studied […]

Doug Aitken’s Electric Earth exhibition is the best show of the year (maybe ever)!

Electric Earth (still), 1999, Eight-channel video installation in four rooms, color and sound, 9:50 minutes/loop, installation dimensions variable     Doug Aitken: Electric Earth   The Geffen Contemporary at MOCA Los Angeles, CA September […]

Red Glow “Music and Light” Installation ~ last three days!

“THE CUBE,” A 10-DAY, AROUND-THE-CLOCK FLUXUS-INSPIRED PERFORMANCE INSTALLATION BY ARTIST MANUEL LIMA CONTINUES THROUGH AUGUST 21 ON THE SUNSET STRIP “LIFE += ART” – LIMA’S WORK INTEGRATES ORIGINAL MUSIC AND […]

Not Quite Nothing: Day Trip to the San Diego Art Institute

More “copy and paste” journalism by yours truly~~ all you socal artnerds ought to jump in the car and head south to The San Diego Art Institute (SDAI) exhibition opening of “Not Quite […]

Bunnie Reiss – All Our Nature

Bunnie Reiss lives in a world of rainbows, patterns & adventure. In this world, with an intuitive heart and intelligent mind she produces technicolored otherworldly depictions we can’t help but […]

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