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Pentti Monkkonen

Jenny’s, Los Angeles

Before there were art schools and galleries in Los Angeles, there were murals. The tradition has a long and distinguished history, dating from the city’s eighteenth-century Hispanic founders, and it continues to thrive and evolve. 508 more words

Review

Axis Gallery 11th National Juried Exhibition

I’m honored to have my work included in this exhibit!

Exhibit Dates: August 5 – August 28, 2016

Reception: August 13, 6 – 9pm

Axis Gallery… 125 more words

Los Angeles Reflections

Alex Israel and Brett Easton Ellis, Gagosian, Beverly Hills

Catherine Opie, MOCA Pacific Design Center, Los Angeles

“West Hollywood”, AA|LA, Los Angeles

Type “Los Angeles” into the search box of iStockphoto.com and you will see over seventy thousand images, many of which look very much the same. 1,663 more words

Review

Face the Face: The Lost Art of Beauty

I recently finished reading Charles Baxter’s The Art of Subtext. The last section deals with the near-extinction of the description of characters’ appearances in literature. 920 more words

Jane Irish: Intersecting Histories

The moral pleasure in art, as well as the moral service that art performs, consists in the intelligent gratification of consciousness.*

Susan Sontag

One has to see an exhibition of… 994 more words

Visual Art

Diana Thater

Los Angeles County Museum of Art

In Diana Thater’s survey “The Sympathetic Imagination,” organized by the National Gallery’s Lynne Cooke and LACMA’s Christine Y. Kim and gathering work made between 1992 and the present, the artist floods many of her exhibition spaces with colored light. 814 more words

Review

The Met Breuer, New York opening 18 March 2016

In 1966 The Whitney Museum moved into it’s 3rd location, a new building designed by architect Marcel Breuer, on the corner of Madison Avenue and 75th Street in New York, a block away from Central Park. 338 more words

Creative Process