Art Events in Los Angeles

ModCom Lecture: History & Preservation of 1960s Cultural Landscapes

March 25, 2010

Last night I drove out to the Proud Bird restaurant to hear a lecture from The Sixties Turned Fifty series of events hosted by the Los Angeles Conservancy Modern Committee . The lecture titled “Discussion: History and Preservation of 1960s Cultural Landscapes” was a collaborative effort between The Los Angeles Conservancy and The Cultural Landscape […]

Art Los Angeles Contemporary at the Pacific Design Center

January 29, 2010

Last night we attended the highly anticipated opening of Art Los Angeles Contemporary at the Pacific Design Center.  Over 50 galleries were represented in individual booths, each showcasing their hottest works. The space was packed with all sorts of people from artists and dealers to decorators and collectors. The amount of art was a bit […]

Michael Govan interview with John Baldessari at LACMA

October 6, 2009

Two Thursdays ago we got a chance to sit in on a fascinating interview between Michael Govan, the current Director of LACMA, and John Baldessari, conceptual American artist who probes the irony of contemporary art. The interview took place at LACMA in an auditorium filled with on-lookers.  Govan introduced Baldessari by presenting his work “Pure […]