The Robot Show at MOAH

The Robot Show Museum of Art and History, Lancaster California on view through September 26th   by Betty Ann Brown We are all cyborgs. Our screen machines–phones and computers–have been completely integrated into our lives, our bodies and our identities. Two threshold events announcing the integration of human and machine–Donna Haraway’s “Cyborg Manifesto” and the…

Finding Wonder in San Diego Installation Art

Finding Wonder in San Diego Installation Art On view through August 24th By Evan Senn Strolling up to the B Street Pier on San Diego’s harbor, there are no signs advertising the massive art exhibition “Wonderspaces,” but facing the sidewalk there is a large entrance that shows only white desks and a small sign with…

What’s Hot in L.A.? Art Events You Should Check Out

What’s Hot in L.A.? Art Events You Should Check Out Calendar Submissions: Please send the Event title, Gallery name/address or location, Opening reception date/time, closing date and link to a Facebook event or website with more information to artandcakela@gmail.com with “Art Calendar” In the subject line. Our calendar comes out once a week on Tuesdays…

Two Out-of-the-Ballpark Shows at Charlie James Gallery

Two Out-of-the-Ballpark Shows at Charlie James Gallery Upstairs: Gabriella Sanchez; By Any Other Name Downstairs: “Other Worlds”, curated by Martin Durazo Through August 18th By Genie Davis Charlie James Gallery offers two strong shows through August 18th, Other Worlds, an exciting, ethereal show curated by Martin Durazo, downstairs; and the bold text and commanding visual…

Conceptual Craft II at Denk Gallery

Conceptual Craft II at Denk Gallery Through August 18th By Genie Davis Photos Courtesy Denk   Conceptual Craft II, now at Denk Gallery, is a visual wonderment. 12 LA-based artists offer their takes on the sculptural process, intricate and graceful works that are both fully dimensional and filled with light. As the curator’s notes suggest,…

Final Round Up: Studio System 2 at TAM

Final Round Up: Studio System 2 at Torrance Art Museum By Lawrence Gipe After spending the month of June creating work, the 12 artists participating in the Studio System 2 residency at the Torrance Art Museum displayed the results of their labors at a closing reception on June 30. It was this author’s pleasure and privilege…