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Ryan Mosley: Band of None
6 months ago by Catherine Wagley
Everyone in Ryan Mosley's whimsically colored paintings has heavy hair growing from heads, faces or both. The figures look like circus performers or troubadours who just woke up after sleeping at least as long as Rip Van Winkle. The...
Nicola Tyson: Trouble in Happiness
The feminine figures in Nicola Tyson's drawings at Susanne Vielmetter Projects sometimes look like contorted creatures, sometimes like drag queens, sometimes like punk updates on the figures in Gustav Klimt's The Kiss. They're alway...
"Ragpicker," artist Steve Roden's new show at Susanne Vielmetter Projects, includes a fantastic suite of smallish drawings. They're in the second gallery, on the westernmost wall. Some are long, some square; they're all surreal and ...
Five Artsy Things to Do in L.A. This Week, Including a Zombie-Puppet Pianist
This week, an experimental opera mimics a TED Talk and a sculptor who's been at it since the 1950s debuts impressively hip work. 5. Letting things get weird Kitchen Steve, performance artist Geo Wyeth's creation, wears goggle-like s...