This exhibition traces the Japanese practice of irezumi from its roots in the Edo period to its latest incarnations in America. Read story.
Wednesday, June 11, 2014
After a world tour, the blockbuster Mike Kelley show comes home to MOCA. Read story.
Tuesday, June 3, 2014
Although her ceramics made her famous, Beatrice Wood never stopped drawing, or causing trouble. Read story.
Wednesday, May 28, 2014
Santa Barbara yarnbomber Stephen Duneier will “wrap” the natural landscape in rainbow hues for his yearly art installation. Read story.
Thursday, May 22, 2014
Part retrospective, part new project, Building Communities takes a collaborative approach to contemporary art. Read story.
Thursday, May 8, 2014
New York–based photographer Jade Doskow presented her world’s fair project in a talk at the wall space gallery on Saturday, April 19. Read story.
Wednesday, April 23, 2014
Three very different collaborations demonstrate the range of our city’s art scene. Read story.
Thursday, April 17, 2014
Richard Haines’s art affords invaluable insight into the larger issues raised by a popular retro style of design. Read story.
Wednesday, April 9, 2014
In Pacific, Chris Baker puts Rembrandt’s Night Watch through an amazing series of variations. Read story.
Tuesday, March 25, 2014
Going to the gallery or the museum has never been so stimulating or unexpected as it will be this spring. Read story.
Thursday, March 20, 2014
Lotusland is uniquely idiosyncratic, but Madame Ganna Walska did have some visionary company. Read story.
Wednesday, March 19, 2014
I’m over here… casts a spell through images of aesthetic deprivation. Read story.
Wednesday, March 12, 2014
A group from Santa Barbara’s Museum of Contemporary Art got an exclusive look at some of the most interesting homes, collections, and studios in Palm Springs. Read story.
Thursday, March 6, 2014
The Nancy Gifford-curated group show will be on view in the Funk Zone through April 5. Read story.
Tuesday, March 4, 2014
Deborah Bay and Sabine Pearlman both shoot bullets, but there’s no gun in sight. Read story.