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8 months ago by Catherine Wagley
Photographer Fred Lonidier made some of the images in his show at Michael Benevento gallery while still a student at UC San Diego, where he would later teach. He didn't know the term "male gaze" then but, in retrospect, thinks that ...
Tariq Alvi: Deep, East, Real
10 months ago by Catherine Wagley
London-based Tariq Alvi has stacked multiple versions of the same image on the floor of "Deep, East, Real," his show at Michael Benevento, each in different sizes: poster, business card and flier size. It's hard to tell whether the ...
The Golden State
11 months ago by Catherine Wagley
Mark Roeder's show at Michael Benevento is a history of California boosterism painted in black and white. He used sources ranging from 19th-century pamphlets to surfer blogs, and the paintings, which look like illustrations for a ha...
Degrees of support
1 year ago by Catherine Wagley
Artist John Burtle probably is less known for studio work than for the frequency with which he shows up for friends and does things with other people -- the "gallery" he had on his arm with different proposed designs tattooed into h...