This week, two artists dance with hula-hoops, another uses graffiti to obscure paintings of high-heeled, made-up models and a third installs hairy bronze statues in WeHo. 5. Just say no In 1962, Judson Dance Theater started at the Judson Church in Greenwich Village. Programming was informal; wri ... More >>
Perform Chinatown, a one-night festival of performance art, took over the Chinatown arts district on Saturday night. Over 40 artists occupied various nooks and crannies of Chung King Road and beyond with performances that were short or long, dour or humorous, heavy or light. While there were some ex ... More >>
Getty Images for MOCAA human centerpiece at the "Artist Life Manifesto" directed by Marina Abramovic for the MOCA Gala The guests at MOCA's annual galas are patrons high in the economic hierarchy: politicians, heirs, celebrities, moguls, entrepreneurs who've made bank. Tickets cost an arm an ... More >>
Courtesy Cirrus GalleryDoug Edge's Pure Air Hope Chest, made of cast resin in 1971 Like summer group shows, holiday group shows are hit-and-miss. But two good ones are up right now, one in Inglewood and one downtown, and both mix barely heard-of artists with those who have been around. 5. M ... More >>
If you give an artist a billboard ...
The city of Los Angeles might be famous for bungling its regulation of out-of-control billboards and supergraphics, but for the latter part of winter some of those outdoor advertisements around town will blossom into works of art. Sure, it's little consolation for those of you whose views are aglo ... More >>
A retrospective at the Egyptian and Silent Movie theaters
Up the hill backwards with John Duncan and Paul McCarthy
How to classify La Ribot?
Baryshnikov, Roussève and Harris take turns mining history
Richard Move as the Bette Davis of dance