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LAUNCH OF THE MAGAZINE OCTOPUSNOTES 4 AT CASTILLO/CORRALES

octopusnotes is a magazine that promotes Contemporary Art and Art History research. Each publication is composed of three collections. The first collection is a “thesis,” recently defended, focusing on Contemporary Art History. The second collection, entitled “comments,” is dedicated to artists’ interviews or talks. For the third collection, “notes,” octopusnotes invites an artist to conceive […]

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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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EXHIBITION: BERNHARD WILHELM 3000

MOCA presents the first American museum exhibition of the work of fashion designers Bernhard Willhelm and Jutta Kraus. Bernhard Willhelm 3000: When Fashion Shows The Danger Then Fashion Is The Danger is a site-specific work at MOCA Pacific Design Center that functions as a sculptural installation and features Willhelm’s Fall/Winter 2015–16 collection. Including video, photography, […]

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PLACES: SUNSET TO SUNSET

On Sunday, Echo Park artist collective Machine Project organized a trek across the entirety of L.A.’s most notorious street, Sunset Boulevard. Well, not the entirety: a group gathered at Machine Project’s studio and walked 18 miles to the beach, where Sunset empties out onto the sandy lanes of the Pacific Coast Highway, leaving out just […]

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EXHIBITION: CHARLES GAINES AT THE HAMMER

Charles Gaines: Gridwork 1974-1989, the first museum exhibition of Gaines’s early conceptual serial work, opened last weekend at the Hammer Museum. In a highly informative walkthrough, Gaines and Studio Museum Harlem curator Naima J. Keith discussed the difficulty of producing beautiful and meaningful art absent of subjective expression. The exhibited series, produced while Gaines was […]

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SCULPTURE: THE GRAVE OF PHILIPPE LE HARDI

artists: Jean de Marville, Claus Sluter and Claus de Werve, 1381-1410. 1 rue de Rameau Musée des beaux-arts de Dijon 21000 Dijon  

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WEEKLY WRAP-UP: FEB. 9-13

This week we visited the new exhibition of Martin Laborde at Corner Door; we learned more about Kenneth Anger,  we passed by the exhibition Juiceworks, we watched artist movies made by Heidi Bucher and Liz Magic Laser; and we wished you Happy Valentine’s day with the song Je t’aime…moi non plus performed by Serge Gainsbourg & Jane […]