Gisela Colon: New Sculpture; Image courtesy of Diane Rosenstein Gallery

Experiencing Light, Gisela Colon’s New Work at Diane Rosenstein Gallery

Gisela Colon: New Sculpture, Experiencing Light through March 3 Diane Rosenstein Gallery, Los Angeles By Sydney Walters The “New Sculpture” exhibit at Diane Rosenstein Gallery showcases the renowned work of Gisela Colon, a master of her craft specializing in pushing three-dimensional objects into light-space. “New Sculpture” highlights Colon’s recent innovations that comment on the material…

“Salvage” at Art Exchange, Long Beach

Salvage: Upcycling the Old into Art Through February 23 (Artist Talk Feb 10, 3-5pm) Art Exchange Exhibition Space, Long Beach by Genie Davis Through February 23rd at the Long Beach Art Exchange Exhibition space, “Salvage” offers the work of twelve dynamic female artists who have turned discarded objects into art. Using the ultimate in upcycling,…

Photo courtesy of Remo Fioroni and Radiant Space

Radiant Space Presents Laurie Shapiro’s Before You Were Born

Laurie Shapiro’s Before You Were Born Radiant Space,  Los Angeles By Sydney Walters This month, Radiant Space presents an unexpected den of astral visions from the mind of Los Angeles based artist Laurie Shapiro. Just off of Sunset Boulevard, Radiant Space conceals its white walls under kaleidoscopic tapestries of painted muslin and hand-sewn screen prints. Before…

CACtTUS, an Avant-garde Haven for Long Beach Artists

CACtTUS, An Avant-garde Haven for Long Beach Artists By Sydney Walters   Although Long Beach, California is teeming with artists, there are relatively few venues to showcase artwork. With only two art museums and a handful of niche art galleries, coffee shops, cafes and bars are more often than not the creative platform for local…

“The Panacea Project” Nudges Funny Bones at Werkartz

The Panacea Project Nudges Funny Bones at Werkartz By Sydney Walters Through September 30th   Artist Bettina Hubby projects an astute lesson of survival into the art game: humor is necessary. While humor becomes more biting and sarcastic in media, The Panacea Project rejects this defensive and deflective humor and charges forth with a delightful…

“SELF RELIANCE 2017” at NowSpace

“SELF RELIANCE 2017” at NowSpace By Sydney Walters Through October 1st   While pondering what to create, many artists consider not only what he or she wants to create, but what they know will sell. After all, artists need to make a living somehow. It is this tension between desire, practicality, value and waste that…

CUNT at Venus Over Los Angeles

CUNT at Venus Over Los Angeles By Sydney Walters Through September 2nd   For those versed in feminist art history, Venus Over Los Angeles’s show CUNT, is an intimate art collection from six key players of the feminist art movement. If you are unfamiliar with feminist art history, welcome to a crash course. CUNT has…