Roland Reiss at Diane Rosenstein

Roland Reiss, Unrepentant Flowers and Miniature tableaux at Diane Rosenstein Through June 2   By Nancy Kay Turner “Choosing beauty over content (or choosing beauty as content) is always an act of sedition.” Dave Hickey “Truth is Beauty, Beauty is Truth…” John Keats   Roland Reiss, the venerable and much beloved artist, has an engaging exhibition…

Tattoo: An Exhibition, The Natural History Museum; Photo Credit: Nancy Kay Turner

The Magic and Power of Tattoos at The Natural History Museum

The Magic and Power of Tattoos through April 15 Natural History Museum, Los Angeles By Nancy Kay Turner “Tattoo: An Exhibition,” on now at The Natural History Museum through April 15th, is a fascinating historical overview of the history, social and religious significance of “ink” worldwide, with an emphasis on our rich homegrown tattoo scene. Tattoos,…

Our Writers Name Their Top 5 Exhibitions of 2017

Our Writers Name Their Top 5 Exhibitions of 2017   From Kerry James Marshall to Kim Abeles, Shoshana Wayne to MOAH, women, immigrants and the resistance, Art and Cake asked our art critics to name their favorite 5 shows of 2017. Here is what they had to say: Lorraine Heitzman Kerry James Marshall: Mastry, MOCA Chagall: Fantasies…