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BUILDING : A SIMULACRUM OF POWER

This Sunday August 24th at 6:45pm, Clockshop presents building: a simulacrum of power on the site of The Unfinished. The performance takes place at Bowtie Project, 2800 Casitas Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90039 (see map) Please join us for building: a simulacrum of power, a performance by Rafa Esparza with artist Rebeca Hernandez on the site of Michael […]

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PARIS, LA blog is about the magic accidents of life. It’s about artists, writers, photographers, musicians and designers that cross our mind, and our heart for a day, a season, a life! It refers to a vital substance that nourishes, and inspires our soul day by day. A sort of vivid shadow that gives birth twice a year to a print magazine named PARIS, LA.
—Dorothée Perret

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SOMETIMES MAYBE : MARGARET LEE

Margaret Lee Sometimes Maybe The Green Gallery | 125 N. Harvey Ave., Oak Park, IL 60302 Transitions are not always easy and it might be fair to say that often times they are difficult. It’s hard to know the best course of action. Tenacity helps but sometimes it’s ok to settle into the maybe. Drawings […]

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LUCIO FONTANA AT MAM

Last days. Beautiful. You should have a look.

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THE SAVAGE EYE

Last week, the summer film series, My Atlas, presented by The Clockshop, screened the 1959 film The Savage Eye. The Savage Eye is a gorgeous black and white film that is part docu-essay, part drama. It was shot on weekends over the course of three years. The film follows a divorced woman as she wanders around […]

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PETER HUJAR AT MAUREEN PALEY

In her introduction to Portraits in Life and Death, Susan Sontag wrote, ‘… Fleshed and moist-eyed friends and acquaintances stand, sit, slouch, mostly lie – and are made to appear to meditate on their own mortality… Peter Hujar knows that portraits in life are always, also, portraits in death.’ MAUREEN PALEY 21 Herald Street London […]

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HOUR OF POWER REDUX WITH LASECA AT MACHINE PROJECT TONIGHT

Tonight! Tuesday August 19th at 8pm Machine Project | 1200-D North Alvarado Street, Los Angeles, CA 90026 HOUR OF POWER REDUX WITH LOS ANGELES SEMINARY FOR CIVIC AND EMBODIED ART Tonight, Machine Project hosts an evening of powerpoint presentations from the students of Fritz Haeg’s Los Angeles Seminary for Civic and Embodied Art (LASECA). Short and sweet, […]