Divide and Conquer, Durden and Ray’s “Round Won”

Divide and Conquer, Durden and Ray’s Round Won By Sydney Walters Through March 26th   Durden and Ray’s opening show, Round Won, introduces an exciting platform inviting private studios and intimate spaces to participate in a broader discussion.  This artist collective aims to take advantage of the melting pot of culture and creativity Los Angeles…

The Brand Library Celebrates LA Area Art Collectives

The Collectivists at the Brand Library & Art Center By Lorraine Heitzman Through March 12th   There are many notable things about The Collectivists currently at the Brand Library; perhaps most significant is the vibrant community of artists in Los Angeles that warrants an exhibit like this in the first place. Through a filter of…

Celebrating DADA through Fauxism

FAUX SHO’ : DADA Centennial Part 2 at MuzeuMM By genie Davis On view through December 12th Dadaism began in Zürich, Switzerland, an artistic reaction to nationalism and the causes of WWI. Now is a terrific time to revisit this European avant garde art movement, given our current, shall we say xenophobic, political climate. And…

A MAS Attack: The End Is Just The Beginning

A MAS Attack: The End Is Just The Beginning By Jacqueline Bell Johnson   The final MAS Attack exhibition, MAS 13 happened last Saturday at the Torrance Art Museum (TAM) where scores of artists made an appearance to bid farewell and to celebrate what makes these shows great. MAS stands for Mutual Appreciation Society, and…