Lynda Benglis at Blum & Poe

Lynda Benglis Blum & Poe, Los Angeles By Shana Nys Dambrot Through December 16th   Lynda Benglis’ career is characterized by the dramatic upending of many kinds of social and art historical expectations; as a practical matter her rebellion is not only stylistic, but material as well. Her sculptures combine elements of polyurethane, ceramic, handmade…

Jeffrey Gibson is ALIVE at Desert X

Jeffrey Gibson is ALIVE at Desert X Gibson brings his unique vision of the desert to life for the inaugural Desert X By H.C. Arnold Through April 30th   Neville Wakefield believes that if the Coachella Valley can host a globally-hyped music festival, then it can also be home to a biennale style art extravaganza.…

Chris Natrop “Silver Sun Supernova” at Cooper Design Space

Chris Natrop: Silver Sun Supernova Long-term site-specific installation at Cooper Design Space, DTLA By Shana Nys Dambrot   Chris Natrop is not a sculptor, or a painter, not really. But he works in both large-scale quasi-sculptural installation and conventional wall-framed idioms, often using paint in addition to lighting, video, and audio elements to augment his…