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It's all cosmetic
1 year ago by Catherine Wagley
Rachel Lachowicz's current show at Shoshana Wayne smells like a makeup counter, one that doesn't sell perfume -- all waxy, lotionlike and chalky. Her wall works and sculptures are made of makeup or, in the case of the powder-filled ...
A Mexican Telenovela Spawned a Teen Pop Sensation. Artist Yvonne Venegas Documented the Insanity
In a photograph, Anahi, the actress-singer who uses only one name and plays high school superstar Mia in the Mexican telenovela Rebelde, stares at the camera with an expression that looks severe and defiant but probably just reflect...
High school flashback
Remember those cast pictures from Saved by the Bell, the fluffy high school show set in the Palisades of the '80s and '90s? They had hot pink, purple or teal backdrops, the color fading out at the edges, and girls wore scrunchies or...
Five Artsy Things to Do in L.A. This Week, Including '90s Flashbacks
This week, it's all about looking back: One artist revisits 1993 L.A., another borrows the palette of teen pop from 20-some years ago and a museum show features graphically bold, grittily political art of the '80s. 5. What art even ...