Supercaliforniagilisticexpialibodcious at Human Resources

Supercaliforniagilisticexpialibodcious Human Resources   By Lorraine Heitzman Through September 10th   A cynic might say that galleries with cavernous exhibition spaces are compelled to fill their walls with over-sized works and that the quality of the art often does not justify their square footage. Sometimes these large artworks seem intended to pay the rent or…

Toba Khedoori’s Enigmatic Scale at LACMA

Toba Khedoori’s Enigmatic Scale at LACMA By Genie Davis Through March 19th   Toba Khedoori’s works, now on exhibit at LACMA through March 19, 2017, are large scale, enigmatic, and precisely detailed. While born in Australia, Khedoori is very much a Los Angeles artist. Like the city, her paintings are large, even sprawling, with plenty…

Robolights: The Art of Kenny Irwin

Robolights: The Art of Kenny Irwin By Genie Davis In the quiet residential Movie Colony neighborhood of Palm Springs, an amazing and surreal fantasy springs to life every holiday season. Robolights is an edgy, whimsical art wonderland created by Kenny Irwin on what was until recently his father’s four-acre property. (Kenny Irwin, Sr. passed away in…