Carbon at Fellows of Contemporary Art

Carbon: Richer than Gold Fellows of Contemporary Art in Chinatown Through July 20th   By Genie Davis In the case of Carbon, at Fellows of Contemporary of Art in Chinatown through July 20th, that element is not only the basis of life, it is the basis of a vibrant artistic life. Beautifully curated by Lauren…

Our Writers Name Their Top 5 Exhibitions of 2017

Our Writers Name Their Top 5 Exhibitions of 2017   From Kerry James Marshall to Kim Abeles, Shoshana Wayne to MOAH, women, immigrants and the resistance, Art and Cake asked our art critics to name their favorite 5 shows of 2017. Here is what they had to say: Lorraine Heitzman Kerry James Marshall: Mastry, MOCA Chagall: Fantasies…

Forest Bathing at Launch LA

Forest Bathing at Launch LA By Betty Ann Brown On view through September 30th   Look deep into nature, and then you will understand everything better. ~Albert Einstein Keep close to Nature’s heart… and break clear away, once in awhile, and climb a mountain or spend a week in the woods. Wash your spirit clean.…

Terry Arena: Not Just Bees at the Carnegie Art Museum

Terry Arena: Not Just Bees Carnegie Art Museum Studio Gallery By Jennifer Susan Jones   It seems fitting that the Oxnard, California Farmer’s Market is held directly across the parking lot from Terry Arena’s latest exhibit. For in this exhibit, titled “Not Just Bees,” Arena shows us the perilous state of the symbiotic relationship between…

ART CALENDAR around Southern California

A new post dedicated to artistic happenings in Southern California ___________________________________________________ You Can’t Lose If You Don’t Play Opening reception Friday November 13th 7-10pm Join us for the November/December release party and group exhibition “You Can’t Lose If You Don’t Play.” The exhibition features four young Los Angeles artists: Henri Paul Broyard, Rory James Toole,…