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STERLING RUBY’S TRAINS AT NIGHT GALLERY

Richard Hawkins & Marcel Alcala 
(image courtesy of Night Gallery, photo: Dawn Blackman)

TRAINS Night Gallery THE EXHIBITION WILL BE LAID OUT IN LINES. THE EXHIBITION WILL BE HUNG IN SEQUENCES BREAKING CHRONOLOGY. THE EXHIBITION WILL BE FORMAL, BUT NOT JUST SHAPES. PHOTOGRAPHY AND SCULPTURE ARE NOT THE SAME THING, BUT THEY ARE COMPANIONS. SOME CHOOSE MORE, SOME CHOOSE LESS, EVERYONE HAS TO HAVE AT LEAST TWO, AND […]

WEEKLY WRAP UP | AUG. 25-29, 2014

Historic Farmer's Market, Los Angeles, 1960s

This week on the blog we saw one of the largest flowers in the world bloom at the Huntington Library & Gardens in Pasadena – Titan Arum a.k.a “The Corpse Flower.” We visited Le Louvre in Paris and took a look at the new installation in the Department of Decorative Art from Louis XIV to Louis […]

FAMILY BOOKS REOPENS

Comedian Molly Shannon and Author Sean Wilsey

Last night Family reopened their bookshop for the launch of Sean Wilsey’s new book ‘More Curious,’ published by McSweeney’s. Family was closed over the summer and during that time did a bit of renovating. Family co-owner David Jacob Kramer introduced author Sean Wilsey, who read from his new book of essays. Wilsey is an engaged reader who […]

MATIAS FALDBAKKEN AT STANDARD (OSLO)

Matias Faldbakken, Four Flat Boxes, 2014
(courtesy of the artist and STANDARD (OSLO), Oslo, Photographer: Vegard Kleven; www.standardoslo.no)

Tonight! MATIAS FALDBAKKEN  STANDARD (OSLO) August 28 – September 27  Opening August 28th 7 – 9pm STANDARD (OSLO) is proud to announce its forthcoming exhibition of new works by Matias Faldbakken. Avoiding the angle offered by a title but recognizably adding to his analysis of half-heartedness as a work method, Faldbakken’s exhibition presents eight new […]

JANA EULER AT KUNSTHALLE ZURICH OPENING AUGUST 29, 6-9

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JANA EULER «Where the energy comes from» (30.08. – 09.11.14) Kunsthalle Zürich presents the first comprehensive institutional solo show by Jana Euler (born in Friedberg, Germany in 1982, lives and works in Brussels). The exhibition is entitled «Where the energy comes from» and comprises all new works created for this show. The exhibition and the […]

MICHAELA EICHWALD AT PALAIS DE TOKYO

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Michaela Eichwald, Der Aron Schreckmuster-Preis http://www.uhutrust.com/    

THE CHURCH OF NOTRE-DAME DU RAINCY

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The Church of Notre-Dame du Raincy is a modern church built between 1922-23 by the French architects Auguste and Gustave Perret. It is sometimes called the “Holy Chapel of Reinforced Concrete,” and it has the peculiar particularity of being the first place of worship built in France using grey cement. Le Corbusier was Auguste Perret’s assistant, who […]