Book Club: Speedboat, Durden and Ray; Photo credit Genie Davis

“Book Club: Speedboat” Makes Art Waves at Durden and Ray

Book Club: Speedboat Makes Art Waves through February 24 Durden and Ray, Los Angeles By Genie Davis It’s simply a terrific idea: shape an art exhibition around a book that’s art-inspiring. At Durden and Ray through February 24th, curator Steven Wolkoff presents his second book club project, this one inspired by Renata Adler’s Speedboat, an…

“Salvage” at Art Exchange, Long Beach

Salvage: Upcycling the Old into Art Through February 23 (Artist Talk Feb 10, 3-5pm) Art Exchange Exhibition Space, Long Beach by Genie Davis Through February 23rd at the Long Beach Art Exchange Exhibition space, “Salvage” offers the work of twelve dynamic female artists who have turned discarded objects into art. Using the ultimate in upcycling,…

LAND at Irvine Fine Arts Center ; Photo credit Yevgeniya Mikhailik. Courtesy of the gallery.

LAND at Irvine Fine Arts Center

Connecting with nature in LAND through March 10 Irvine Fine Arts Center, Irvine By Evan Senn Exploring nature in all of its magnificent forms is an activity of great relief, of meditation, of education and of connection. In recent decades, as our cities expand and industry dominates our natural resources, we have made grave efforts…

STATIC at Durden and Ray

STATIC at Durden and Ray through Dec 30 Durden and Ray, Los Angeles by Jody Zellen Static, by definition, has myriad meanings, all apt to the exhibition STATIC at Durden and Ray. Curated by Dani Dodge and Alanna Marcelletti, the show includes both artists and journalists. Static can be defined as lack of movement, as in…

Los Angeles Artist Collectives You Should Check Out

Los Angeles Artist Collectives You Should Check Out By Diane Williams   Breaking through the art world has never been more challenging. Folding or merging art galleries and limited government funded art programs are making the competition extremely high along with the saturation of artists producing and showing artwork. The intensely competitive art market is…