Karen Hochman Brown, Botanic Geometry, Crain Art Gallery; Photo credit Kristine Schomaker

Karen Hochman Brown’s Botanic Geometry at Crain Art Gallery

Botanic Geometry with Karen Hochman Brown through April 6 Crain Art Gallery, Crowell Public Library, San Marino By Kathy Zimmerer Akin to looking through a kaleidoscope, Karen Hochman Brown’s deconstructed flowers printed on aluminum unfold and expand, revealing and obscuring colors and shapes. Each one is modeled after a flower, but these beguiling images are…

“Crossing Boundaries” at the Huntington Beach Art Center

“Crossing Boundaries” Huntington Beach Art Center By Sydney Walters   Crossing Boundaries is more than a feminist art initiative on behalf of the Huntington Beach Art Center. Their proclaimed “Year of Women in the Arts” is a production of paintings, sculptures and mixed media that experiments with common methods of art making to create something…

Biomythography: Currency Exchange opens at Claremont

Biomythography: Currency Exchange Curated by Chris Christion and Jessica Wimbley By Jacqueline Bell Johnson   Currency Exchange is the third in a series of Biomythography exhibitions co-curated by Jessica Wimbley and Chris Christion. The show includes artists from southern California as well as several emerging artists from Costa Rica. The term biomythography was coined by…