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Southeast Asian Gallery, LACMA

Photo Services Office – 40 years later

The Photo Services Office and Studio used to be the Southeast Asian Gallery at the LACMA. Always interesting past treasures here in the archives!

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Archives Bazaar

Los Angeles Archives Bazaar, presented by L.A. as Subject and the USC Libraries

Today I attended the 9th annual Los Angeles Archives Bazaar, presented by… 287 more words

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Peeking into LACMA's History

As an intern at the LACMA I’m immersed into a world of information and archiving. So what am I learning exactly? Now looking intimately into the lives of artists and their practice, I’m also puzzling the pieces of LACMA’s history together. 275 more words

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Back Seat Dodge '38 by Edward Kienholz

Documented throughout the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) archives I found myself rustling through film negatives of Ed Kienholz’s Back Seat Dodge ’38… 248 more words

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Invitation Essay to 'Any Size Mirror is a Dictator'


Within a situation that intentionally performs the shifting of frames and reflections, witnessing/participating is arbitration between conflicting dialectical images. Meanings can only be read by individually self-authorized interpretants; you will be a dictating mirror in the room, facing sets of ir-rational constructions performed into ad-hoc [1] repetition by a collaboration of nonrepresentative yet rigorously-rehearsed and methodologically-driven performers. 1,827 more words

Panoply Performance Laboratory