Our Critics' Picks


Kayne Griffin Corcoran

1201 S. La Brea Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90019
Best Of


  • Tue-Sat 10am-6pm

Related Stories (5)

  • Surface to Air: Los Angeles Artists of the '60s
    Saturday, May 17, 2014 at 4 a.m. by Catherine Wagley

    Ed Ruscha, the L.A. icon known for bold pop paintings and for photographing every building on the Sunset Strip, made a film in 1975 called Miracle. In it, a mechanic gets progressively more obsessed with getting the '65 Mustang he's...

  • Seventeen versions of coupledom
    Tuesday, January 14, 2014 at 3 a.m. by Catherine Wagley

    Because they switch intermittently from Super 8 to HD and from black-and-white to color, and because one character has a satyr's face and pours red wine on his naked lover, the 17 vignettes in Dara Friedman's film Play are eerie. Ea...

  • Out of proportion
    Thursday, February 7, 2013 at 3:30 a.m. by Catherine Wagley

    New York artist Carol Bove's sculptures are usually tableaux of found objects -- maybe there's a book on a shelf open to show a rendering of a tulip, a vase on a pedestal or driftwood suspended from the ceiling. They always feel tas...

  • Death-ship comedy
    Thursday, June 14, 2012 at 4:30 a.m. by Catherine Wagley

    See H.C. Westermann's art for the first time and you might take him to be a self-taught folk craftsman, obsessed with the ravages of war and burdened with a savage sense of humor. You'd be half right. Westermann did fixate on warfar...

Load More Articles


All-access pass to the top stories, events and offers around town.

  • Top Stories


All-access pass to top stories, events and offers around town.

Sign Up >

No Thanks!

Remind Me Later >