Prayer for Travelers: Diary of an Immigrant

Prayer for Travelers: Diary of an Immigrant – Vojislav Radovanovic MuzeuMM, Los Angeles On view through November 24th   By Genie Davis Vojislav Radovanovic has created an exhibition so sweet and beautiful it is heartbreaking. With Prayer for Travelers: Diary of an Immigrant, at MuzeuMM through the 24th of November, Radovanovic uses his own experiences in…

Debra Scacco at Klowden Mann

Debra Scacco: The Narrows through February 17 Klowden Mann, Culver City   By Shana Nys Dambrot Debra Scacco is a rare presence in contemporary art — a mindfully reductive conceptualist with the emotional soul of a storyteller. As schematic abstraction goes, Scacco’s work is warm, evocative, and unusually lyrical. Her previous work has often included…

Diane Williams Weaves Multicultural Magic in “My America”

Diane Williams Weaves Multicultural Magic in “My America” Shoebox Projects by Genie Davis   In the latest artist residency and exhibition at Shoebox Projects located in The Brewery arts complex, Diane Williams nails the immigrant experience with an installation that actively involves viewers and turns them into participants. And participants we all are: America is…

Walter Maciel Gallery Shines with Politics and Poetry

Walter Maciel Gallery Shines with Politics and Poetry By Genie Davis Through March 4th   I.D., Please! the insightful, beautiful, and poetic political group show now at Walter Maciel on La Cienega features work by Hung Liu, John Bankston, Lezley Saar, John Jurayj, Maria E. Pieres, Nike Schröder, Dana Weiser and Monica Lundy. On display…

Humpty Trumpty Fell

Humpty Trumpty Fell Written by Genie Davis   Political rancor has run high this election year – as anyone with a Twitter feed, or access to a television or newspaper can surely attest. But a little taste of this vitriol hit the art scene Tuesday evening when artist Rick Dallago’s witty work featuring Donald Trump…