Kevin Appel at Christopher Grimes Gallery

Kevin Appel slip collapse then and Christopher Grimes Gallery by Jody Zellen Through April 29th   At first glance the paintings in Kevin Appel’s exhibition, slip collapse then and are formal abstractions dotted with geometric shapes and photographic fragments referencing architecture and nature. In Appel’s early paintings the architecture was foregrounded. Appel became well known…

Dan Callis and Tina Linville at Jason Vass

The Power of Play: Ready to See at Jason Vass By Sydney Walters Through April 15th   Presented by Jason Vass on the east side of the Los Angeles arts district, Ready to See is a new art exhibit featuring the work of Dan Callis and Tina Linville. These Los Angeles based artists pair beautifully…

Andy Moses: A 30 Year Survey

Andy Moses: A 30 Year Survey Santa Monica College, Pete and Susan Barrett Art Gallery By Shana Nys Dambrot Through March 25th   The first thing you notice about the visual arc of the works assembled by curator Marian Winsryg for painter Andy Moses’ new mid-career survey is how very different the stages of his…

Chimento Contemporary: Straight Outta Bushwick

Chimento Contemporary: Straight Outta Bushwick By Genie Davis Through February 4th   Straight OUTTA Bushwick, at Chimento Contemporary through February 4th, is less about geography than it is about the artists that geography contains. Organized by Patricia Hamilton, former curator of the Hamilton Gallery of Contemporary Art in New York, the exhibition showcases the work…