Linda Vallejo “Keepin’ it Brown” 

Linda Vallejo “Keepin’ it Brown”  bG gallery, Santa Monica, CA  by Lawrence Gipe  Through October 8th   Linda Vallejo is in her element during an opening, shaking hands, hugging friends, and always ready to take a sidebar with gallery patrons. “Do you want me to run the numbers?” she says, gently corralling viewers to explain “48.3%“,…

Deconstructing Liberty: A Destiny Manifested

Deconstructing Liberty: A Destiny Manifested at Muzeo Museum and Cultural Center, Anaheim by Liz Goldner Through October 15th   As one of the first “Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA” (Latin American & Latino Art in LA) exhibitions to open, Deconstructing Liberty presents a forthright, proactive perspective with a goal to, “question ideas traditionally associated with American…

Walter Maciel Gallery Shines with Politics and Poetry

Walter Maciel Gallery Shines with Politics and Poetry By Genie Davis Through March 4th   I.D., Please! the insightful, beautiful, and poetic political group show now at Walter Maciel on La Cienega features work by Hung Liu, John Bankston, Lezley Saar, John Jurayj, Maria E. Pieres, Nike Schröder, Dana Weiser and Monica Lundy. On display…

Now Be Here: Women artists make a stand, and a photo

  Now Be Here: Women artists make a stand, and a photo Written By Dani Dodge   History was made in Los Angeles on Sunday when 733 female artists gathered in the courtyard at Hauser Wirth & Schimmel to pose for a photograph. The joyous moment included generations of female artists who hugged and cheered…