Recent Articles

Glenn Kaino, A Shout Within a Storm, 2014, installation view at Honor Fraser Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, photo Joshua White/JW, courtesy Honor Fraser Gallery.

Building Bridges: Glenn Kaino

Glenn Kaino's Genre-bending Game

After dodging the reporters and cameramen that were shooting footage of Leonard Nimoy’s star for memorial news coverage on Hollywood Boulevard, I was buzzed into…
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Sotheby’s Managing Director Maarten ten Holder introducing Andrea Fiuczynski (center) as West Coast Chairman during the Los Angeles reception featuring highlights from the Spring 2014 sales in New York, March 24, 2014.

Auction House MVP

Andrea Fiuczynski Looks Toward Profitability

The auction market, and in particular the salerooms of the two major auction houses, Sotheby’s and Christie’s, have long been a proving ground for the…
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Veronica Fernandez (left) and Nancy Gamboa (right) next to art by Amanda Ross Ho, Untitled Sculpture, 2015, at Francois Ghebaly Gallery, artwork placed in private collection by Fine Art Advising Services, photo by Eric Minh Swenson.

Sage Counsel

Dollars and Sense with Art Advising

When looking at art one considers line, shape, volume, the play of light across pigment. When looking at Los Angeles, one considers other lines. The…
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Crochet Coral Reef

You wouldn’t know it from such thriving, vibrant publications as Artillery (can I get that raise now boss?) but print is a dying medium. Sure,…
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Illustration by Alisa Yang.


Movers and Shakers

In the middle of this issue where we talk all about the movers and the shakers, I think I should drop in a note saying…
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La Fura dels Baus Rheingold, 2010.


The Unknown Furan Spectacles

 If anybody reading this is looking for a topic for an art book, I would like to suggest La Fura dels Baus. Although they are…
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Illustration by Petra Larsen.

Ask Babs

Etiquette for Artful Living

Dear Babs, I’ll be getting out of the Army soon and was thinking about going back to school for an MFA. If I don’t apply…
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Art Reviews

Alexandra Grant, Antigone 3000, 2015

COLA Award Recipients

Barnsdall Municipal Art Gallery
L.J. Roberts, We Couldn’t Get In. We Couldn’t Get Out, (2006-7)

“Alien She”

Orange County Museum of Art
Eric Wesley, New Realistic Figures (Sleeping): Confucius, 2015. Photo courtesy the artist and 356 S. Mission Rd.

Eric Wesley

356 S Mission Rd / Los Angeles
Leigh Salgado, Ballerina, 2015.

Leigh Salgado

Launch / Los Angeles
Mernet Larsen, The Salad, 2013.

Mernet Larsen

Various Small Fires / Los Angeles
Jessica Rath, Resonant Nest (Detail), 2014. Photo credit: Brian Forrest.


Theodora Allen, The Snake, No.2, 2014. Courtesy of the artist and Blum & Poe.

Theodora Allen

Blum & Poe / Los Angeles
Amir H. Fallah, First Person Shooter Game, 2015. Courtesy of the artist and Charlie James Gallery.


Charlie James and 18th Street Art Center / Los Angeles
James O. Clark, Tibia Plateau, 1993–2011. Photo courtesy of ltd los angeles and photographed by Jeff McLane.

James O. Clark

LTD Los Angeles
Cornelia Schulz, Piece A Cake #5, 2015. Courtesy Patricia Sweetow Gallery/Spun Smoke, photo credit: David Schmitz.

Cornelia Schulz

Spun Smoke / San Francisco
Araya Rasdjarmrearnsook, The Class, 2005, Courtesy of the artist and Tyler Rollins Fine Art.

Araya Rasdjarmrearnsook

SculptureCenter and Tyler Rollins Gallery / New York
Untitled (YSL) 1990

Altered States

Patrick Painter