Salvador Dali Corpse Exhumed In Paternity Case Media Circus

Salvador Dali Corpse Exhumed In Paternity Case Media Circus

Pilar Abel Martínez, 61, has claimed for years that she is the daugher of surrealist genius and says she looks like “Dali without the moustache.”

She is suing the Gala-Salvador Dalí Foundation and the Spanish state, which inherited the surrealist painter’s works in a bid to claim a quarter of…
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Chinatown

Chinatown Art Buffet

Charlie James; Coagula Curatorial; The Good Luck Gallery; Gregorio Escalante

Chung King Road was a buffet of openings Saturday night, with a variety of gallerygoers overflowing into the street. Like a high school party, there…
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Alejandro Iñárritu, CARNE y ARENA. Design: Neil Kellerhouse. Courtesy of LACMA.

LACMA:

Alejandro G. Iñárritu: CARNE y ARENA

Only one visitor enters Alejandro Iñárritu’s installation CARNE y ARENA at a time. If you’re lucky enough to get a ticket, you’ll begin in a…
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Chiwan Choi getting everyone pumped up for the next 90 days.

Sprints for the Arts

Writ Large Press' 90x90 series; Cielo Gallery; Wolf and Crane

Sprints. They’re good for the body, in short and intermittent bursts. Are they good for the arts? 90x90LA was a series of inclusive literary events…
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Analia Saban, "Folds and Faults," installation view. © Analia Saban. Courtesy Sprüth Magers.

Sprüth Magers:

Analia Saban

The strategic manipulation and disorientation of material: concrete, paper, ink, and fiber, link the four distinct series displayed in Analia Saban’s “Folds and Faults.” As…
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Paul McCarthy and Mike Kelley at Deitch Projects

Published on Jun 25, 2017 Heidi, Midlife Crisis Trauma Center & Negative Media-Engram Abreaction Release Zone (1992) will run May 2nd through June 30th at…
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Roy Rollin and Mike Reese  from Dreamhaus_

Burning Incense and Fireworks

Nikkolos Mohammed at Age of Art Multiples

A precariously long holiday weekend can lead to overcommitting, being noncommittal, or not knowing which exhibitions to see while catching up with family, friends, and…
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Jeff Koons

MOCA GALA 2017

Honoring Jeff Koons at Geffen Contemporary, April 29, 2017

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Sabrina Gschwandtner, Hands at Work IV (2017). 16mm polyester film, polyester thread, lithography ink, 47 x 70.5 in. Courtesy of the artist and Shoshana Wayne Gallery. Photo: Joshua White.

Shoshana Wayne Gallery:

Sabrina Gschwandtner

Sabrina Gschwandtner’s second solo exhibition at Shoshana Wayne Gallery continues her exploration into intricate quilting motifs, expanding on her already complex imagery with the addition…
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EDITOR’S LETTER

EDITOR’S LETTER

July-August 2017

Dear Reader, “Write what you know”: this famous advice from fellow Missourian Mark Twain has always resonated with me. I apply it to my writing…
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James Turrell, Celestial Vault at Stroom, 1996

The Netherlands

Viewing Contemporary Art in Serene surroundings

Holland has an illustrious past and rich history in art, from golden age painters Rembrandt and Vermeer through modernist legends van Gogh, Mondrian and the…
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Puno MoCA, (2011), installation by Donna Huanca and Roy Minten, photo by Roy Minten

Conceptual Museum: Cesar Cornejo

Constructing Spaces for Art in the Peruvian Andes

Cesar Cornejo sees artists as outsiders. They confront things that other people won’t—or can’t—see, the Peruvian-born artist told me in an interview in May, three…
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South of the Border Down Tijuana Way

South of the Border Down Tijuana Way

24-Hour Arty People

Tijuana’s most famous contribution to art is the painting of zonkeys: combining donkeys with zebras so the pale Equus would stand out in black-and-white photographs….
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