Shana Nys Dambrot

BIENNIAL MEANS POSSIBLE

All of this and nothing, the sixth of the Hammer's popular invitational biennial exhibitions, expands on the series' already-ambitious curatorial vision...

WAYNE'S WORLD

The title of art historian Betty Ann Brown's new and hotly anticipated (in art-nerd circles, anyway) publication, Afternoons With June: Stories of June Wayn...

DONKEY SEE, DONKEY DO

What do pudgy middle-class Americans, painted donkeys, floppy hats and topless bars have in common? Tijuana, of course! Opening in the Project Room as part of t...

REAL GENTEEL

Photographer and video artist Tad Beck splits his time between Los Angeles and rural Maine -- an arrangement tailored to facilitate the hybrid inspirations for ...
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Musical Art Spaces

Click here for "L.A. Weekly Critics' Choices: Highlights From the Fall Season." Click here for "Unfinished Symphony: Steve Roden shifts into overdrive," by Doug Harvey. Click here for "Lari's Signature: Why Pittman matters," by Christopher Miles. Reports of the demise of the Los Angeles gallery scene have been greatly exaggerated......

Who's That Girl?

Almost an urban legend of contemporary art, Vivian Maier: A Life Discovered is the archive, found posthumously, of a gifted but unknown photographer and documen...

Whip It Good

Wow, moviegoers really, really hate the moviemakers. That’s the only conclusion I can draw after reading the hundreds of e-mails generated by my recent “If I were a studio mogul” column proposing a 12-step program to better box office. I made the mistake of asking for your suggestions and discovered......
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