Wednesday, March 22, 2017

The Gender Gap

From the Guerrilla Girls to Gallery Tally, feminists are calling out the art world on its biggest open secret-the persistent gender inequality that undervalues women artists.

Corita Kent (1918-1986)

Drawing from the language of Pop Art and advertising, Sister Corita Kent found her own voice in artwork infused with political activism, spirituality, and personal reflection.

DIALOGUE: Kim Davenport

The innovative Houston-based curator has turned Rice Gallery into an international showcase for site-specific installation.

Hybrid Photographers in Los Angeles

Photography has always been a uniquely curious medium, directed insistently out toward the real world: as much as a tool for mechanical documentation as a vehicle for artistic expression.

young at art: 15 artists under 35

When publisher Horace Greeley advised the youth of his era to “Go west ... ! And grow with the country!” he surely had other things on his mind than contemporary art.

COLLECTING: Jordan Schnitzer

The Northwest-based arts patron has nurtured a lifelong passion for art into a world-class print collection, and then some.

David Ireland: Revisiting 500 Capp Street

The reopening of 500 Capp Street earlier this year, and several recent exhibitions on his work, recall the influential Bay Area artist’s playful-but-profound, self-effacing sensibility.

APPRECIATION: John Altoon

LA’s least-known most important art world pioneer gets a major retrospective at LACMA.

Collecting: Carl & Marilynn Thoma

Spanning from Spanish Colonial painting to New Mexico modernism to 21st century digital artwork, the Thoma Collection is a national resource, and a Santa Fe highlight.

DESERT VISIONARY

A modern tabernacle rises from brown desert sand, glowing with an ethereal, science fiction-inflected pageant of color, field, and sky; a jackrabbit homestead wears...

Larry Bell

Through a transformation of ordinary materials, the Light and Space pioneer plays with reflection, illusion and our perception of reality.

ART + TECH + PACE

Bridging the worlds of art and technology, Pace Gallery affirms its presence in the Silicon Valley with an immersive exhibition of the Japan-based collaborative teamLab.