BioPerversity at Nicodim

BioPerversity at Nicodim Gallery through April 28, 2018 By Shana Nys Dambrot We tend to use anthropomorphized animals as proxies in metaphors and morality plays, fairy tales and Freudian projections, tattoos and illuminated manuscripts. Old myths are full of half human, half animal creatures, often gods or at least demigods. Minotaur, mermaid, centaur, Anubis, wood…

ACME Gallery, By The River

ACME Gallery, By The River By Patrick Quinn Through February 18th   The on-going gentrification of L.A.’s lower-income districts is a subject worthy of a PBS documentary. One can connect the gentrified dots on a map from Silverlake to Echo Park to Chinatown to Highland Park to Boyle Heights. Dictionary.com has a surprisingly on-point definition…