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BODYSHELLS BY HEIDI BUCHER

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Heidi Bucher (1926-1993) is a swiss artist Born in Winterthur. She moved to California in the 1960s. In the United States, she befriended Edward Kienholz and collaborated with her husband, Carl Bucher, on Bodyshells, a series of wearable sculptures exhibited at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art in 1972. Continuing her exploration of the […]

WEEKLY WRAP-UP: JAN. 12-16

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This week, we passed by Blum & Poe to see Alma Allen‘s exhibition; we listened Hurricane performed by MS MR; we learned about Alice Könitz‘s work; we walked in the Mojave Desert; we visited Carl Kay’s buildings in hollywood hills and we talked about ‘a woman under the influence‘ a movie by John Cassavetes.

WEEKLY WRAP UP | DEC. 9-13, 2014

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This week on the blog we visited the new exhibition Paris De Noche at Night Gallery; we had a review on the last days at Art Basel Miami; we passed by Faire des Fleurs, a show curated by Camille Azaïs at Florence Loewy;  we heard about a new limited edition: Initiation; and we finally saw […]

WEEKLY WRAP UP | NOV. 24-29, 2014

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This week on the blog we listened Florencia en el Amazonas at the LA Opera; we passed by Dependance to see the new show of Micheala Eichwald; we went to the West Hollywood Public Library to listened a talk on the exhibition trans.ient; we talked about the new trilogy of short films by Yuri Ancarani; and we had a look on Allen Ruppersberg’show at […]

YURI ANCARANI: ‘LA MALATTIA DEL FERRO’

YURI ANCARANI: ‘LA MALATTIA DEL FERRO’

La malattia del ferro (The disease of iron), Yuri Ancarani’s trilogy of short films, are currently on view at the Hammer Museum. Each film addresses the daily tasks of a specialized profession: marble miners, deep sea divers, and surgeons. Each occupation involves intense focus and isolation from the external world, and each worker adopts a […]

‘JOYBUBBLES': A DOCUMENTARY FILM

Former Paris-LA blog and Paris, LA Magazine #12 contributor Rachael Morrison is currently making a documentary film. The film is about a blind telephone hacker genius who legally changed his name from Joe Engressia, Jr. to Joybubbles, after declaring himself “the age of five forever.” Check out the trailer for the film here, along with […]

WEEKLY WRAP UP | OCT. 20-24, 2014

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This week on the blog we visited Lee Ufan at Versailles; we watched ‘From A to B through E‘; passed by the opening of Seth Price at Chantal Crousel and announced Pentti Monkkonen‘s opening at High Art.