Lipschutz or Lipschutz at MaRS

Lipschutz or Lipschutz at MaRS By Genie Davis Through July 22nd   Through July 22nd at Museum as Retail Space the father and son duo of Jeff Lipschutz and Michael Lipschutz exhibit the eponymous Lipschutz or Lipschutz. A collection of 15 large paintings and 25 sculptures, the installation is about two generations exploring the new…

Dean Byington’s The Theory of Machines at Kohn Gallery

Dean Byington’s The Theory of Machines Kohn Gallery By Genie Davis Through June 30th   With Dean Byington’s first solo show at the Kohn Gallery, The Theory of Machines, viewers will enter a dystopian world that’s as detailed and absorbing as it is somehow disturbingly familiar. This is an artist’s take on our current world,…

The Cultural Hub that is Avenue 50 Studio

The Cultural Hub that is Avenue 50 Studio By Patrick Quinn Through April 6th     It wasn’t that long ago that the neighborhoods that make up N.E. Los Angeles were unknown to most Angelinos.  Eagle Rock was just a big boulder you drove by on the way to Pasadena.  Highland Park was where the…

April Bey: Fierce Beauty and Feminism

April Bey: Fierce Beauty and Feminism By Genie Davis Through April 2nd   At Coagula Curatorial through April 2nd, April Bey’s “Comply” is a tribute to women. The fierce beauty and feminism in her work reveals the female as a goddess, a queen, a bold and unrelenting force that is both spiritual and physical. Bey…

Llyn Foulkes’ “Old Man Blues” at Sprüth Magers

Llyn Foulkes Old Man Blues Sprüth Magers, Los Angeles By Jody Zellen Through March 4, 2017   Llyn Foulkes is a Los Angeles icon whose diverse practice— he is both an artist and a musician— is celebrated locally, nationally and internationally. Foulkes’ mixed media tableaux were included in the infamous exhibition Helter Skelter, curated by Paul…

American Civics: A Lesson of Legends

American Civics: A Lesson of Legends By Genie Davis   Just closed at Subliminal Projects is a golden and orange glow of photography-based art. The collaboration of Subliminal Projects co-founder Shepard Fairey and the late photographer Jim Marshall, this is an inside-out look at history and culture. Jim Marshall is renowned for his iconic and…