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  • Hair-raising
    Thursday, December 5, 2013 at 3:30 a.m. by Catherine Wagley

    Hair stands on end in Jim Shaw's current exhibition at Blum & Poe. It's thick, sandy blond and stiff, thanks to fabric hardener, and more than 5 feet long, which means the hair would reach at least someone's calves were it actually ...

  • Intrinsic logic
    Thursday, August 8, 2013 at 4:30 a.m. by Catherine Wagley

    There is sometimes a sous chef in New York-based artist Darren Bader's exhibition at Blum & Poe, and sometimes not. Or so an official-looking sign set up on a Persian carpet in the middle of the gallery announces -- I have not yet s...

  • Heavy-duty delicacy
    Thursday, June 27, 2013 at 4:30 a.m. by Catherine Wagley

    In 1971, Koji Enokura built a concrete wall between two trees for the Paris Biennial. It was almost 10 feet tall but, in the black-and-white photograph that now hangs on the second floor of Blum & Poe, its stained surface looks deli...

  • Takashi Murakami's New Culver City Show Includes Monks, Skulls, Flowers, Manga Characters and More
    Monday, April 15, 2013 at 12:13 p.m. by Liz Ohanesian

    See also: *Takashi Murakami Premiered His Very Weird First Feature Film at LACMA Last Night *Shibuya Girls Pop: Cute Rebellion Takashi Murakami is no stranger to Los Angeles. Just last week, his first feature film, Jellyfish Eyes, p...

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