4 Jun 2017

Event coverage: Sanctuary created by FUTURE TONGUE and NEW GUARD THEATER COMPANY

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Event coverage: Sanctuary created by FUTURE TONGUE and NEW GUARD THEATER COMPANY

Future Tongue and New Guard Theater opened Sanctuary June 2, at the Little Tokyo Art Complex in downtown Los Angeles.  The exhibition runs through June 11 with evolving highlight performances throughout the week. “The new exhibit, called Sanctuary, will involve five artists who will take over a space in downtown Los Angeles to investigate the […]

29 Mar 2017

Coverage: Ed Moses: Chance and Circumstance at William Turner Gallery

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Coverage: Ed Moses: Chance and Circumstance at William Turner Gallery

Ed Moses is one of the original “Cool School” artists who has helped shape the West Coast art scene since 1958.  The opening on Saturday March 25th at William Turner Gallery, was a celebratory event, filled with artists, friends, collectors and fans, just days before his 91st birthday.  Moses’ work is vibrant, strong, prolific and exploratory.  Metaphysics […]

28 Mar 2017

Coverage: Essi Zimm, Ten Hundred, Konecki at the Gabba Gallery

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Coverage: Essi Zimm, Ten Hundred, Konecki at the Gabba Gallery

There were three solo show’s that opened at the Gabba Gallery, on Saturday March 25th. Essi Zimm’s much anticipated yearly show filled the first two rooms of the gallery. Titled “Happenstance”, the art in her show, centered around constellations and their mythology.  Using collage, paint, bright colors and patterned Japanese paper, the works in the show, embraced the […]

16 Mar 2017

SOMOS LOCOS Exhibition and Book Signing – March 18th

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SOMOS LOCOS Exhibition and Book Signing – March 18th

Along with the much anticipated CALIFORNIA LOCOS exhibition at the Manhattan Beach Art Center, they will be launching their new hardcover book.  Entitled SOMOS LOCOS, THE STORY OF CALIFORNIA LOCOS, introduced by Martin Betz from the Manhattan Beach Arts Center, who published the book. Betz mentions synchronicity in his opening, and these far reaching energetic […]

28 Feb 2017

Coverage: “Judy Rifka: A Survey of Important Works (1970’s – Present)”

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Coverage: “Judy Rifka: A Survey of Important Works (1970’s – Present)”

On Sunday, February 26, at Sinai Temple on Wilshire in Los Angeles California, “Judy Rifka: A Survey of Important Works (1970’s – Present)”, opened, with a hum of adoring fans.  Curated by Gregory de la Haba, Paul Celendrillo and Paul Herman, de la Haba is on a mission to shine light on Rifka, creating more space […]

26 Feb 2017

Coverage: “Anesthesia: The Art of Oblivion” by Plastic Jesus x Billy Morrison

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Coverage: “Anesthesia: The Art of Oblivion” by Plastic Jesus x Billy Morrison

Plastic Jesus and Billy Morrison had an art exhibition at the old Tower Records location, on Sunset, in West Hollywood California, titled “Anesthesia: The Art of Oblivion”. The show opened on Friday with a VIP reception, and continued Saturday, February 24, 2017, from noon to 9 pm. The main attraction was Plastic Jesus’ crucified Oscar […]

17 Feb 2017

Coverage: Jason Rhoades Installations, 1994-2006 at Hauser, Wirth & Schimmel

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Coverage: Jason Rhoades Installations, 1994-2006 at Hauser, Wirth & Schimmel

Jason Rhoades Instillations, 1994-2006 opens at Hauser Wirth & Schimmel Saturday, February 18, 2017, and continues through May 21, 2017.  Cartwheel Art was invited for the press opening where we were introduced to this survey of Rhoades expansive, multi layered, assemblage works, by Iwan Wirth, Schimmel and Paul McCarthy. Wirth spoke of his relationship with […]

12 Feb 2017

Coverage: Andy Moses: A 30-Year Survey

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Coverage: Andy Moses: A 30-Year Survey

Los Angeles born artist, Andy Moses, opened his 30 year survey of work at the Santa Monica College, Pete and Susan Barrett Art Gallery, for his 55th birthday, last night, February 11. Curated by gallery director Marian Winsryg, the show runs through March 25, 2017, and is sure to be one of the most important […]

31 Jan 2017

Coverage: stARTup Art Fair LA Tour with Cartwheel Art

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Coverage: stARTup Art Fair LA Tour with Cartwheel Art

Emily Maddigan at stARTup Art Fair Los Angeles On Friday, January 27, I had the great pleasure of touring the 2nd annual stArtup Art Fair LA, for a tour with Cartwheel Art, which was designed as.a preview for the opening night celebration. Hosted at the historic Highland Gardens Hotel in Hollywood, there were light installations […]