Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Collecting: Marciano Art Foundation

Opening its new museum in an iconic modernist Masonic Temple on Wilshire Boulevard, the Marciano Art Foundation prepares for its much-anticipated debut.

DIALOGUE: Catherine Morris

The Sackler Center for Feminist Art’s “A Year of Yes,” 10-year anniversary celebration becomes an intervention.

Collecting: Laurie Mitchell and Brent Woods

The San Diego power couple favors provocative, high quality works by San Diego artists.

Collecting: Robert Shiell

Drawn to representational works imbued with rich psychological complexity, the LA and Palm Springs collector has pursued his own eloquent and distinctive vision.

Curating for the 21st Century

With shifts in technology, social media, and the ways in which we consume culture, curators are being forced to rethink their goals-and roles-for a new generation. What’s their new focus? You.

John McLaughlin

John McLaughlin is where it starts. He is the austere fountain from which sprang the “LA Look,” the cooler-than-school-of-New York sensibility that predominated in...

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.

true believers

Seattle collectors Bill and Ruth True combine a taste for the cutting edge with an abiding commitment to their community.

Collecting: Kansas City

Collectors Dick and Evelyn Belger, Bill and Cindy Gautreaux, and Bruce Hartman, have each assembled significant, substantial, and very different, art collections.

Painting with Words

Emerging artist Alexandra Grant crafts elaborate webs of words in paint and wire to examine the ways we look at language.

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.

Appreciation: Francis Celentano (1928 – 2016)

The Seattle-based painter and Op Art pioneer continued to create works that appealed to the responsive eye.