The Other Art Fair: From Giant Cats to Neon Lights

The Other Art Fair: From Giant Cats to Neon October 25- 28, 2018 The Barker Hangar, Santa Monica   By Genie Davis Filling cavernous Barker Hanger this past weekend, The Other Art Fair gave attendees a look at a wide range of eclectic work. Southern California’s own as well as national and international artists alike…

The 10th Berlin Biennale: No Hero Necessary

The 10th Berlin Biennale: No Hero Necessary By Lara Salmon On June 9 the Berlin Biennale opened to commence its three-month stay in the city. There are large exhibitions on view at several venues, as well as a packed schedule for talks, forums, performances and music throughout the summer. The title of the Biennale, “We…

StART Up Art Fair 2018

StART Up Art Fair 2018 The Kinney, Venice   By Genie Davis This year’s iteration of the StART Up Art Fair, it’s third in LA, moved from Hollywood to Venice. Fifty-two rooms on the second and third floor of the remodeled sleek motel, The Kinney, served as ersatz galleries for a wide range of artists.…

Looking Back: Art Palm Springs 2017

Looking Back: Art Palm Springs 2017 By Jacqueline Bell Johnson   Art Fairs are a very peculiar beast.  It is a great way to see new work -a whole bunch of it- in one place, with one admission fee, and in one day.  It’s a chance to see (and with a little courage) meet gallerists in…

Los Angeles Art Book Fair Wows Again!

Los Angeles Art Book Fair Wows Again! Written & Photographed By Patrick Quinn   Last weekend saw the return of one of our city’s most exciting annual events, the Los Angeles Art Book Fair. Presented by Printed Matter, this was the fifth time that the 4 day event has made its home at the Geffen…