Brian Mallman, Still Connected at Open Mind Art Space

Brian Mallman, Still Connected Open Mind Art Space By Lorraine Heitzman Through September 29th   Brian Mallman is curious, in both senses of the word. He possesses a keen curiosity about his neighbors and all sorts of overlapping communities, and he might just be a little bit curious, himself.  With an almost naïve positivity, he…

Trapper Keeper at Eastside International

Trapper Keeper at Eastside International By Genie Davis Through September 2nd   At Eastside International through September 2nd, Trapper Keeper, curated by Stacy Wendt and Class Projects LA, is a delightful and whimsical mixed media exhibition featuring the work of Tina Linville, Annelie McKenzie, Dakota Noot, and Don Porcella. The group show offers a variety…

Kathy Curtis Cahill: Make Believe

Kathy Curtis Cahill: Make Believe By Peter Frank Solo exhibition opening at Keystone Art Space January 22nd 3-6pm   The camera is not supposed to lie. We all know it can and does, and those who make it do so exploit the fact that two centuries of acculturation – and the verism of camera-produced images…

Finding Intimacy Through Contemporary Art

Finding Intimacy Through Contemporary Art Liz Nurenberg’s “Body, Object, Body, Mark” at Eastside International Written by Kristine Schomaker   In our fast paced, electronically-tethered, cyber-immersed culture, we lose focus on intimacy, affection, closeness and what it means to be human. We find it easier to stay connected through electronics than to meet people in person.…