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FIRE ON THE HILL — LA FILM FESTIVAL

Black cowboys have always been part of the history of South Central Los Angeles, and stables can still be found up and down the L.A. River and various flood channels in the area. One such stable, in Compton, known as the Hill, was mysteriously burned down in 2012. For the last few years, filmmaker Brett […]

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"PARIS LA is born of shared perspectives. It’s a project, like a love story, that comes from the feeling of being in one place, thinking about another. A place between two cities, between scenes, between people, that exists only in the space of our imagination. In Paris, dreaming of the Pacific. Speaking French in LA. And it’s as true as a clear blue sky above us."—Dorothée Perret, Founder Editor (Paris, November 9, 2008)

LUKE TURNER AND METAMODERNISM

“Whereas postmodernism was characterised by deconstruction, irony, pastiche, relativism, nihilism, and the rejection of grand narratives (to caricature it somewhat), the discourse surrounding metamodernism engages with the resurgence of sincerity, hope, romanticism, affect, and the potential for grand narratives and universal truths, whilst not forfeiting all that we’ve learnt from postmodernism. “Thus, rather than simply […]

BILL CUNNINGHAM

“The only way to last is to never let anyone really know you, for society is only friendly to new faces, out of fear that you’re better than they… “One of the snags of high fashion is that it attracts the most ambitious social climbers: show-offs, snobs, bigots, and egoists. These women consider themselves as […]

NATHANIEL MARY QUINN

Working from “unresolved memory and vision” in acrylic, charcoal, gouache, oil paint, paint sticks, and gold leaf, Nathaniel Mary Quinn will show fifteen new portraits at Salon 94, opening this week.*   NATHANIEL MARY QUINN—THE LAND September 7 through October 27. SALON 94, 243 Bowery, New York City. * Nathaniel Mary Quinn at Salon 94 See: Nathaniel Mary […]

UNDER CONSTRUCTION — PHOTOGRAPHY, VIDEO, AND THE (RE)PRESENTATION OF IDENTITY

UNDER CONSTRUCTION—PHOTOGRAPHY, VIDEO, AND THE (RE)PRESENTATION OF IDENTITY presents photography and video works from the last forty years by Janet Biggs, Victor Burgin, Peter Campus, Neil Goldberg, Malia Jensen, Anselm Kiefer, Martha Rosler, and Cindy Sherman.   UNDER CONSTRUCTION — PHOTOGRAPHY, VIDEO, AND THE (RE)PRESENTATION OF IDENTITY Opening Reception: Thursday, September 6th, from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. […]