Arty Nelson

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  • 7 years ago | People

    Since December of 2001, restaurateur Warner Ebbink and his partner, chef Brandon Boudet, have been scoring big points on the wild and woolly landscape that is the L.A. food scene. First with the beloved 101 Coffee Shop in Hollywood, then the revam...

  • 7 years ago | A Considerable Town

    "L.A. is my lady,” Bryan Rabin is saying while enjoying a nosh at a Bronson Canyon hang. It’s the morning after an event Rabin produced at the Paul Smith boutique on Melrose, featuring Brit documentary photographer/photojournalist Mart...

  • 7 years ago | Art

    (Click to enlarge) Reflector Wizards/Between Loves Me and Not (1992) Liz Larner's new show at Regen Projects II is a rare opportunity to see four diverse and significant sculptures from an early creative phase in the development of one of this cit...

  • 7 years ago | Art

    Setting foot inside Justin Beal’s studio, which is tucked behind an auto-repair shop along “Windshield Row” on Mission Street just north of downtown, one is struck by the multiple personalities of the artist’s practice. On ...

  • 8 years ago | Art

    Going mobile? The A-Z Escape Vehicles (1996), ready for personal touches (Photos Courtesy Andrea Rosen Gallery)Walking into Andrea Zittel’s new show “Critical Space” at MOCA/Geffen, a midcareer survey that first showed last win...

  • 9 years ago | Art

    “Iquestion what it is exactly that I’m doing practically every day,” laughs L.A. artist Lecia Dole-Recio. It’s just a few weeks before her “MOCA Focus” show opens, and we’re sitting in her Echo Park studio...