Feminism Now at Shoebox Projects: An International Collaboration

Feminism Now at Shoebox Projects: An International Collaboration Opening Sunday, February 25, 3-6 pm On view through March 11 by Genie Davis Opening Sunday, February 25th and running through March 11th, “Feminism Now” at Shoebox Projects is a collaborative exhibition of three groups: The San Diego-based American Feminist Image Group (FIG), the Swedish-based Krogen Amerika…

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…

Humpty Trumpty Fell

Humpty Trumpty Fell Written by Genie Davis   Political rancor has run high this election year – as anyone with a Twitter feed, or access to a television or newspaper can surely attest. But a little taste of this vitriol hit the art scene Tuesday evening when artist Rick Dallago’s witty work featuring Donald Trump…

Now Be Here: Women artists make a stand, and a photo

  Now Be Here: Women artists make a stand, and a photo Written By Dani Dodge   History was made in Los Angeles on Sunday when 733 female artists gathered in the courtyard at Hauser Wirth & Schimmel to pose for a photograph. The joyous moment included generations of female artists who hugged and cheered…