Event Coverage: Photo Highlights from Opening Night at the 2018 LA Art Show

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Event Coverage: Photo Highlights from Opening Night at the 2018 LA Art Show

Check out the photo coverage by Paul Koudounaris, of the LA Art Show Opening party that took place on Wednesday January 10th, 2017. Highlights for Paul, included the Margaret Keane retrospective, Pandemonia, presented by Art All Ways, taxidermy by Enrique Gomez de Molina, in the booth of Fabrik Projects, Mab Graves in the booth at Red Truck Gallery, the Infinity…

Photo Coverage: Highlight’s of the LA Art Show Opening Party, by Paul Koudounaris

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Photo Coverage: Highlight’s of the LA Art Show Opening Party, by Paul Koudounaris

Check out the photo coverage from the LA Art Show Opening party that took place on Wednesday January 13th, 2017, by Paul Koudounaris. Highlights included Melanie Pullen’s Violent Times performance, curated by Marisa Caichiolo and presented By Esthella Provas & Associates, Beverly Hills. From the LA Art Show: “The performance is an abstract interpretation that explores both the…

Preview: Trap House at Think Tank Gallery in DTLA

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Preview: Trap House at Think Tank Gallery in DTLA

Scott Hove “Smash” Art and horror have long been bedfellows—just look at Henry Fuseli’s famous Nightmare to see a very literal interpretation of that idea. But for the month of October, Think Tank Gallery in Downtown Los Angeles, has made the connection as visceral and interactive as possible by constructing an installation that is part horror-themed art…

Photo Coverage: “Human Condition,” Presented by John Wolf

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Photo Coverage: “Human Condition,” Presented by John Wolf

Work in the Autoclaves, by Kim Simonsson. Check out Dr. Paul Koudounaris’s highlighted photos, taken during his visit to the exhibition Human Condition. #TheHospital. From the Press Release about Human Condition: Human Condition is an immersive, site-specific exhibition that features the work of sixty emerging and established artists in a uniquely challenging space: a former…

Dr. Paul K’s Photo Highlights from the 2016 LA Art Show

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Dr. Paul K’s Photo Highlights from the 2016 LA Art Show

  Alexandra Gestin Editors Note: Photographer, author, and adventurer Dr Paul Koudounaris is an internationally known art historian, lauded for his portraits of bejeweled skeletons and ossuaries, published as the books Empire of Death, Heavenly Bodies, and Memento Mori. Here he turns his camera on the 2016 LA Art Show.  Ben Jones Catherine Coan Catherine Coan…

Fine Art Taxidermy Workshop at The Hive, Sept 26

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Fine Art Taxidermy Workshop at The Hive, Sept 26

Katie Innamorato, one of the country’s foremost fine art taxidermists will conduct a special taxidermy workshop at the Hive on Sept. 26, and provide local artists interested in preserving animal specimens a chance to learn basic techniques. Her class at the Hive, a rare Los Angeles appearance, will focus on teaching both new and advanced…

Coachella 2014 Photo Essay

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Coachella 2014 Photo Essay

Coachella in photos:   Global Inheritance brought the art of recycling to Coachella Music & Arts Festival     VIP teepees: Live painting:  

Preview: Jon Aes-Nihil Photos at Rat Factory

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Preview: Jon Aes-Nihil Photos at Rat Factory

Jon Aes-Nihil has spent many years as a kind of enigma of the local underground. He has sometimes been referred to as “The LA Warhol,” but rather than being based on any substantive connection between the two, that title is mostly due to the fact that Aes-Nihil has white hair and surrounds himself with a…

Lost: Needs Medication-An Exhibition of Lost Pet Flyers from the Collection of Don Bolles

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Lost: Needs Medication-An Exhibition of Lost Pet Flyers from the Collection of Don Bolles

Back in the late 1970s, the hip kids were scurrying around collecting fliers announcing the shows of LA’s new breed of punk bands. But one of the members of the very bands which was causing all the buzz was collecting fliers of a different sort. Don Bolles, famed as the drummer for the seminal punk…

Seeing the World with Astral Eyes: Collage Artist Become Fashion Impresario

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Seeing the World with Astral Eyes: Collage Artist Become Fashion Impresario

With a intensely introspective nature and studious interest in the visual culture of the occult, Los Angeles-based collage artist Astral Eyes hardly seems like someone who is making a big splash in the world of high fashion. Talking to him is a wild ride through a mind that flips back and forth between planes of…

Let There Be Light! David Normal Illuminates San Francisco

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Let There Be Light! David Normal Illuminates San Francisco

The image of a massive dog’s head staring down a hallway glows against the night darkness in one of the windows of the cathedral-like atrium of a former Cadillac dealership at the busy intersection of Van Ness and O’Farrell in downtown San Francisco. Flanked on either side by a pair of crippled women, one of…