Book Club: Speedboat, Durden and Ray; Photo credit Genie Davis

“Book Club: Speedboat” Makes Art Waves at Durden and Ray

Book Club: Speedboat Makes Art Waves through February 24 Durden and Ray, Los Angeles By Genie Davis It’s simply a terrific idea: shape an art exhibition around a book that’s art-inspiring. At Durden and Ray through February 24th, curator Steven Wolkoff presents his second book club project, this one inspired by Renata Adler’s Speedboat, an…

STATIC at Durden and Ray

STATIC at Durden and Ray through Dec 30 Durden and Ray, Los Angeles by Jody Zellen Static, by definition, has myriad meanings, all apt to the exhibition STATIC at Durden and Ray. Curated by Dani Dodge and Alanna Marcelletti, the show includes both artists and journalists. Static can be defined as lack of movement, as in…

Los Angeles Artist Collectives You Should Check Out

Los Angeles Artist Collectives You Should Check Out By Diane Williams   Breaking through the art world has never been more challenging. Folding or merging art galleries and limited government funded art programs are making the competition extremely high along with the saturation of artists producing and showing artwork. The intensely competitive art market is…

Book Club: Going Native at Durden and Ray

Book Club: Going Native at Durden and Ray By Sydney Walters Through May 28th   For Durden and Ray’s latest show, Book Club: Going Native, curator Stephen Wolkoff assembled artists he knew could take a bizarre novel and produce experimental and innovative art. He asked a bartender, a hair stylist, an architect and a composer…

Collaboration for Equality, A Feminist Perspective

Collaboration for Equality, A Feminist Perspective By Sydney Walters Through March 31st   For the third year in a row, the We Choose Art collective presents A Feminist Perspective, an eclectic show unapologetic about waving the feminist flag. Baha H. Danesh has curated seventeen visual artists and four performance artists who excel at making works that…