International Artists Exhibit at the Santa Monica Airport

International Artists Exhibit in Santa Monica in Between Two Seas/LA International at Arena 1 Gallery Curated by Luigia Martelloni   and Transmission in the Hangar Galleries, MART Gallery and Studios Dublin Through November 17th   By Genie Davis Two very different, internationally focused exhibitions inhabit galleries at Santa Monica Airport — a particularly apt location considering many…

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…

Frequency Retrofit/White, 2017, Photo courtesy of LA Artcore

Kio Griffith at LA Artcore

Kio Griffith’s in(poetry)2dexed through January 28 LA Artcore, Los Angeles “These works are a type of antithesis, to contemplate on when the battery runs out of our handheld gadgets” ~ Kio Griffith, 2018 By Larry Gipe When Kio Griffith’s father passed away ten years ago, there wasn’t much left behind but a box of diaries. He…

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…

Studio Visit: Kio Griffith, Between Worlds

Studio Visit: Kio Griffith, Between Worlds By Gary Brewer   “At no time are we ever in such complete possession of a journey, down to its last nook and cranny, as when we are busy with preparations for it. After that, there remains only the journey itself, which is nothing but the process through which…