Playing With Fire, Doubleworld and More at LACMA This Summer

Playing With Fire, Doubleworld and More at LACMA This Summer

The Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) has three new exhibits this month. They include two large summer exhibitions (“Playing with Fire” and “Doubleworld”) by artists who have not received such large scale museum displays and a showcase for new projects by 16 U.S. Latino and Latin American artists and/or collectives. “Playing with Fire: […]

LACMA ‘Home’ Exhibit Offers ‘So Different’ Perspectives

LACMA ‘Home’ Exhibit Offers ‘So Different’ Perspectives

Home conjures up different images to different people: an immediate family, a building or room, a community, a city, or a country. An exhibit opening June 11at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) shows various artists’ perspectives of “Home—So Different, So Appealing: Art from the Americas since 1957.” Featuring approximately 100 pieces, the […]

Getty Exhibits Show Grit and Despair of Industrialization a Century Apart

Getty Exhibits Show Grit and Despair of Industrialization a Century Apart

Lower-income, working-class areas were drastically affected by industrialization in both the 19th and 20th centuries. Lives and livelihoods were affected. Changes were eventually made to improve the squalor, poor sanitation, and dreary living conditions. At the J. Paul Getty Museum in Los Angeles, two new exhibits of photos taken over a century apart show the […]

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