LACMA Exhibit Shows Agnes Martin Not Boxed in by Restrained Grid Style

LACMA Exhibit Shows Agnes Martin Not Boxed in by Restrained Grid Style

Covering the breadth of her career, Agnes Martin, the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) exhibition of the late artist’s works that opens April 24, illustrates how her creativity was not boxed in her restrained grid and stripes style. The exhibit features about 100 of her square canvases covered with mesmerizing grids and ethereal […]

Unusual Look at Baseball History in Skirball Art Exhibit

Unusual Look at Baseball History in Skirball Art Exhibit

  A fun, unusual look at the history and cultural impact of baseball is the topic of a new art exhibit at the Skirball Cultural Center in Los Angeles. The paintings in the exhibit, entitled The Unauthorized History of Baseball in 100-Odd Paintings: The Art of Ben Sakoguchi, will appeal lovers for the unique medium […]

‘TIME’ for Celebrity Close-Ups at Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery

‘TIME’ for Celebrity Close-Ups at Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery

  For almost 100 years, TIME Magazine’s covers have chronicled the newsworthy faces affecting American life. The photographs and original artworks commissioned to look out from the distinctive red border have featured the heroes, villains, politicians, and popular figures of the day, including Hollywood stars, recording artists, authors, and others from the art and entertainment worlds. […]