Night Gallery: Isabel Yellin and Awol Erizku

Night Gallery: Isabel Yellin and Awol Erizku By Genie Davis   Isabel Yellin’s It’ll Come is a mysterious, sensual, and evocative sculptural exhibition created using fabric as her sculptural form. These are human bodies, tactile, alive yet headless, somehow still filled with soul though wordless and blind. The artist writes of creating forms of intimacy, allure,…

London is Calling

“London Calling” at the Getty by Jacqueline Bell Johnson Closes November 13th The six major players from the “School of London” are given the spotlight and presented as a collective rebellion in the exhibition London Calling, at The Getty Center. The artists are Michael Andrews, Frank Auerbach, Francis Bacon, Lucian Freud, R. B. Kitaj, and Leon…

Interview: Artist and Curator Max Presneill

Interview: Artist and Curator Max Presneill Interview by Genie Davis   Max Presneill is a potent force in art, both as a curator and an artist. LA-based, he exhibits both nationally and internationally. In an interview for Art & Cake, Presneill tells me about his art and his dedication to the art community. Presneill’s drive…

Artillery celebrates 10 fabulous years covering the LA Art Scene!

Artillery celebrates 10 fabulous years!   This September marks the 10th anniversary of the first issue of Artillery, the Los Angeles-based contemporary art magazine. In the decade that followed, the LA art scene exploded, capturing international attention, drawing dealers and artists from all over the world. Artillery has been part of that from the start.…