Author: Sharon Mizota

Judith Linhares paints the joys of life, on her own terms

Painter Judith Linhares’ show is dominated by fantastical tableaux of nude women expressing a joy and a languid ease with the female body in a landscape without men. Source: Entertainment

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Alexa, meet Lauren: L.A. artist turns her apartment into an experiment in artificial intelligence

At 9 on a Friday night, I knocked on a door in a nondescript Los Angeles apartment building. The only distinguishing feature was a small label with red text that read “Lauren.” Soon came a whirring sound and the click of the door unlocking. My night with Lauren had begun. Lauren is the creation… Source: […]

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An American artist's provocative tribute to a 1970s German radical

Daniel Joseph Martinez’s new suite of photographs at Roberts & Tilton gallery is a moving tribute to Ulrike Meinhof, the left-wing journalist, mother and co-founder of the militant, anti-capitalist Red Army Faction in Berlin. Source: Entertainment

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Artist's simulated banana grove is a stinking indictment of American corporate greed

Walk into “Video Art in Latin America” at LAXART and you’ll wonder: Why does it smell like rotten bananas in here? The gallery’s contribution to the constellation of exhibitions known as Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA is a sprawling survey of video from the 1970s to the present. Deftly curated by… Source: Entertainment

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Ludovica Gioscia at Baert Gallery: A collision of past, present and future

Much of Ludovica Gioscia’s maximalist exhibition at Baert Gallery is based on a dream in which she created a glowing Abstract Expressionist canvas that embodied everything, like the Internet. Source: Entertainment

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What's in a shape? For artist Andy Kolar, there's so much at play

Andy Kolar’s works at Walter Maciel Gallery make a veile reference to homophobia but also to a kind of closeness. Source: Entertainment

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Near downtown L.A., an oddly entrancing art installation, at once beautiful and troubling

A peek inside Klara Liden’s strange, spare installation at Reena Spaulings Fine Art. Source: Entertainment

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