This Brush for Hire at ICA LA

This Brush for Hire: Norm Laich and Many Other Artists at The Institute of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles (ICA LA) Organized by Meg Cranston and John Baldessari Though September 2, 2018 By Jody Zellen It is an open secret that many artists hire out, working with fabricators in the production of their artwork. These artists, artisans…

Alexis Smith: Private Lives and Public Affairs at Frederick R. Weisman Museum of Art

Alexis Smith: Private Lives and Public Affairs “A girl with brains ought to do something else with them besides think.”  ~Title of an Alexis Smith piece, 1983 through April 1 Frederick R. Weisman Museum of Art, Pepperdine University, Malibu By Lawrence Gipe While firmly rooted in California conceptualism and modernist traditions like assemblage, Alexis Smith’s work exists…

Alexis Smith at Craig Krull Gallery

Alexis Smith: On Point Craig Krull Gallery By Amy Kaeser On view through May 27th   On Point is the latest exhibition of seasoned artist Alexis Smith. The show is both humorous and contemplative in its use of found objects and materials. Smith’s collages made from thrift store finds, swap meet gems, and a few personal…

Male or Female? You Decide

Male or Female? You Decide By Sydney Walters Through May 13th   The Beall Center for Art + Technology presents Masculine  Feminine, a show that acts as a rebuttal to the limitations society has placed on gender. Curated by David Familian and Micol Hebron, this multi-medium exhibit declares that gender identity ought to be…