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…

Alma Haser’s “Cosmic Surgery” at De Soto Gallery

Alma Haser’s “Cosmic Surgery” at De Soto Gallery By Jody Zellen Through December 31st   Origami is the art of folding paper, transforming a flat sheet into a sculptural form. In her suite of portraits entitled Cosmic Surgery, London based photographer Alma Haser covers her sitter’s faces with a three dimensional form using origami folds, crafted from paper…