highslide for wordpress
53452c666818fppla14_2000px-w-x1350px-h-

PARIS PHOTO IN LOS ANGELES

The second American edition of Paris Photo takes place this weekend April 25-27 at Paramount Pictures Studios in Los Angeles. Among the galleries exhibiting at the fair are quite a few publishers and bookstores: Artbook D.A.P., Aperture, Bookshop M, Harper’s Books, Librairie 213, Little Big Man Books, Printed Matter, and Royal Books. In addition to […]

About this blog

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 manages to give birth twice a year to a print magazine named PARIS, LA.
—Dorothée Perret

TSFM-TheCommunicator

THE SMILE FACE MUSEUM :)

The Smile Face Museum was originally housed in the basement of curator and collector Mark Sachs’ Silver Springs, Maryland home from 1992-1994. You can take a tour of the original museum in this amazing video he made in ’90s. It was recently revived, and this weekend marks the final installment in a month long series […]

Screen Shot 2014-04-21 at 10.47.45 PM

JEREMY SIGLER READS AT ZACHARY LEENER’S EXHIBITION, TIF SIGFRIDS

Jeremy Sigler Sunday April 27, 5PM Tif Sigfrids | 1507 Wilcox Ave | Los Angeles Jeremy Sigler reads from his new collection of poems in conjunction with Zachary Leener‘s exhibition currently on view at Tif Sigfrids until May 24. Jeremy Sigler has published numerous collections of poetry including Crackpot Poet (Black Square Editions). Sigler is the editor of a recent […]

IMG_1235

THE GOETHEANUM, SWITZERLAND

The Goetheanum was originally built between 1908-1925 by Rudolf Steiner. Steiner was an architect and the founder Anthroposophy, a philosophical and spiritual movement. He also founded the Waldorf Schools and was instrumental in popularizing biodynamic agriculture. On New Years Eve 1922, the original Goetheanum (pictured above), which was made of wood and concrete, was destroyed […]

431893_554270711282430_1898693475_n

ANDREA FRASER AND VANESSA PLACE AT SCHINDLER HOUSE, LOS ANGELES

Andrea Fraser, Museum Highlights: A Gallery Talk, 1989. Single-channel video (Betacam SP NTSC), color, sound. 30:00 min. (image thehammermuseum.tumblr.com) New Works by Andrea Fraser, Vanessa Place April 9 – June 1, 2014 MAK Center: Schindler House 835 N Kings Road West Hollywood, CA 90069 Andrea Fraser’s work engages the institution of art and its interface with other social fields; Vanessa Place’s work interrogates notions […]