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Art reviews, news and announcements from KCRW's resident art critic, Edward Goldman. Both fearless and fun, Edward offers a unique "accent" on art. Formerly employed by the famed Hermitage Museum in St. Petersburg, Russia, and a favorite on-air presence,



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Gaetano Pesce and Jun Kaneko

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 18:44:00 -0700

Hunter Drohojowska-Philp talks about breaking the conventions of design, craft and fine art.

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/Ck_1_ukEiq8/KCRW-art_talk-gaetano_pesce_and_jun_kaneko-160929.mp3




'Tripping' on art with Helen Frankenthaler and Doug Aitken

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 18:44:00 -0700

Edward Goldman talks about two dramatically different, challenging, and exquisite exhibitions: Helen Frankenthaler's paintings at the Gagosian Gallery and Doug Aitken's videos and sculptures at MOCA.

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/HVQmgnX8qdA/KCRW-art_talk-tripping_on_art_with_helen_frankenthaler_and_doug_aitken-160927.mp3




Gemini G.E.L.

Thu, 22 Sep 2016 18:44:00 -0700

Hunter Drohojowska-Philp talks about the renowned LA print publisher's show at LACMA and Tacita Dean at the Gemini gallery.

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/sPoAghr88EY/KCRW-art_talk-gemini_gel-160922.mp3




USC and UCLA receive generous art donations

Tue, 13 Sep 2016 18:44:00 -0700

Edward Goldman talks about how the LA art scene continues to rapidly expand through donations of art and money. The USC Fisher Museum of Art just opened an exhibition celebrating the donation of Dr. Eugene Rogolsky's collection of several hundred artworks. This past May, UCLA received a donation of $20 million from Margo Leavin, a famous gallerist and university alumna.

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/iJPSkHTKJ9Y/KCRW-art_talk-usc_and_ucla_receive_generous_art_donations-160913.mp3




Fabulous Fall

Thu, 08 Sep 2016 18:44:00 -0700

Hunter Drohojowska-Philp talks about some of the highlights of September and beyond.

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/JxHCMBjfz4o/KCRW-art_talk-fabulous_fall-160908.mp3




Art. Passion. Politics.

Tue, 06 Sep 2016 18:44:00 -0700

Edward Goldman talks about cultural news and politics reverberating between Paris, Moscow, St. Petersburg, and LA. 

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/UPO4E2rWzlI/KCRW-art_talk-art_passion_politics-160906.mp3







Art Adventures in Long Beach

Tue, 30 Aug 2016 18:44:00 -0700

Edward Goldman talks about two engaging museum shows in Long Beach.

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/AhA7Tm-h8Wg/KCRW-art_talk-art_adventures_in_long_beach-160830.mp3







Exhibitions with artistic (and political) punch

Tue, 23 Aug 2016 18:44:00 -0700

Edward talks about current exhibitions at Bergamot Station with welcome artistic and even political surprises. 

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/ryL6bPZNNyo/KCRW-art_talk-exhibitions_with_artistic_and_political_punch-160823.mp3




Three Women at the Landing

Thu, 18 Aug 2016 18:44:00 -0700

Hunter Drohojowska-Philp likes the trio: Tanya Aguiñiga, Loie Hollowell and Lenore Tawney.

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/TtmZNuNWRpo/KCRW-art_talk-three_women_at_the_landing-160818.mp3




In LA: exhibitions not to be missed

Tue, 16 Aug 2016 18:44:00 -0700

Edward Goldman talks about a few particularly appealing art exhibitions that are scheduled to close in coming weeks.

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/2llQS2Sm-4Y/KCRW-art_talk-in_la_exhibitions_not_to_be_missed-160816.mp3




Going on the road for Ed Ruscha

Thu, 11 Aug 2016 18:44:00 -0700

Hunter Drohojowska-Philp goes to San Francisco to see the LA artist's great survey at the De Young Museum

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/k6JuVxe4dYE/KCRW-art_talk-going_on_the_road_for_ed_ruscha-160811.mp3










From Russia with…Art

Tue, 02 Aug 2016 18:44:00 -0700

Edward Goldman talks about his trip to St. Petersburg with faithful and adventurous supporters of KCRW.

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/Kc8ZassEJJU/KCRW-art_talk-from_russia_with_art_2016_08_02.mp3




'London Calling' at the Getty

Thu, 28 Jul 2016 17:44:00 -0700

Hunter Drohojowska-Philp talks about the show of modern figurative British painting.

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/fhBuAuqN5eA/KCRW-art_talk-london_calling_at_the_getty.mp3




Bob Law, 1959-2001

Thu, 21 Jul 2016 17:44:00 -0700

Hunter Drohojowska-Philp says the show at Marc Selwyn Fine Art introduces the English minimalist to a wider audience.

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/6sRfsKixPDE/KCRW-art_talk-bob_law_1959_2001.mp3




Daniel Richter at Regen Projects

Thu, 14 Jul 2016 18:44:00 -0700

Hunter Drohojowska-Philp talks about some challenging paintings.

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/XJHnfVigV2o/KCRW-art_talk-daniel_richter_at_regen_projects.mp3




Photographers as Magicians and Tricksters

Tue, 12 Jul 2016 18:44:00 -0700

Edward talks about a number of artists who look at the world around them and instead of simply documenting it as it is, do magic tricks.

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/PxncKWrEI80/KCRW-art_talk-photographers_as_magicians_and_tricksters.mp3




Federico Solmi at Luis De Jesus Gallery

Thu, 07 Jul 2016 18:44:00 -0700

Hunter Drohojowska-Philp is excited by this artists hand-drawn animations.

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/S1OcNjacQyY/KCRW-art_talk-federico_solmi_at_luis_de_jesus_gallery.mp3




The Soap Opera of the Rich and Famous (In Great Britain, Two Centuries Ago)

Tue, 05 Jul 2016 18:44:00 -0700

Edward Goldman tells the amazing story of sex, art, and money behind the famous Elgin Marbles at the British Museum.

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/gjqroWbJKmQ/KCRW-art_talk-the_soap_opera_of_the_rich_and_famous_in_great_britain_two_centuries_ago.mp3




Cindy Sherman at the Broad

Thu, 30 Jun 2016 18:44:00 -0700

Hunter Drohojowska-Philp talks about the artist challenging the role of photography in the early 1980s.

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/lZSRy0-gXy0/KCRW-art_talk-cindy_sherman_at_the_broad.mp3




Three Books, Three Ladies on my Nightstand

Tue, 28 Jun 2016 18:44:00 -0700

Edward Goldman discusses three books illuminating three periods of time that he’s recently enjoyed.

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/KJd6LvJGXQs/KCRW-art_talk-three_books_three_ladies_on_my_nightstand.mp3




Elaine Reichek at Shoshana Wayne Gallery

Thu, 23 Jun 2016 18:44:00 -0700

Hunter Drohojowska-Philp studies Greek mythology to better comprehend a show of contemporary embroidery.

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/8IVkPz53EJo/KCRW-art_talk-elaine_reichek_at_shoshana_wayne_gallery.mp3




Hip Hop & Vivaldi? Oh Yes!

Tue, 21 Jun 2016 18:44:00 -0700

Edward Goldman shares two pleasantly unexpected discoveries from this past weekend about dance and art.

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/3HAnENSp5bM/KCRW-art_talk-hip_hop_vivaldi_oh_yes.mp3




Made in LA at the Hammer

Thu, 16 Jun 2016 18:44:00 -0700

Hunter Drohojowska-Philp talks about some high points of the biennial exhibition.

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/nyO0jc35ncU/KCRW-art_talk-made_in_la_at_the_hammer.mp3




Compassion and Empathy through Art

Tue, 14 Jun 2016 18:44:00 -0700

Edward Goldman discusses how art gives viewers invaluable glimpses into the worlds of others — the first step in understanding the complexity and diversity of human beings.

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/0PMJqqk4no4/KCRW-art_talk-compassion_and_empathy_through_art.mp3







Art v. Politics

Tue, 07 Jun 2016 00:00:00 -0700

Edward Goldman talks about several artworks that deliver serious political punches.

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/OaEQbI0_Au0/KCRW-art_talk-art_v_politics.mp3




Carl Cheng and Eleanor Antin

Thu, 02 Jun 2016 18:44:00 -0700

Hunter Drohojowska-Philp talks about focused shows of art from the 60's and 70's.

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/BaK4A6h1oSw/KCRW-art_talk-carl_cheng_and_eleanor_antin.mp3




A Weekend with Gronk, DeLoss and Viola

Tue, 31 May 2016 18:44:00 -0700

Edward Goldman recounts his Memorial Day weekend — spent in the good artistic company of Gronk, DeLoss McGraw, and Bill Viola.

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/iTOGxfhynZ8/KCRW-art_talk-a_weekend_with_gronk_deloss_and_viola.mp3




Cave Temples of Dunhuang

Thu, 26 May 2016 18:44:00 -0700

Hunter Drohojowska-Philp tours the Chinese Buddhist art at the Getty.

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/cCdaklKr-4A/KCRW-art_talk-cave_temples_of_dunhuang.mp3




Empty and Disgusting? Doubly Wrong…

Tue, 24 May 2016 18:44:00 -0700

Edward Goldman admits former follies in artistic judgment that have dramatically changed since.

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/KCBauKnI2K8/KCRW-art_talk-empty_and_disgusting_doubly_wrong.mp3




Wallace Berman: American Aleph

Thu, 19 May 2016 18:44:00 -0700

Hunter Drohojowska-Philp visits the mini-survey at Kohn Gallery.

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/hxA_LGOvmL8/KCRW-art_talk-wallace_berman_american_aleph.mp3




Ed Moses at 90, Still Kicking Ass

Tue, 17 May 2016 18:44:00 -0700

Edward Goldman shares quirky excerpts from an Ed Moses essay in celebration of Moses' 90th birthday and current exhibition at Bergamot Station.

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/STHDvI_z-x4/KCRW-art_talk-ed_moses_at_90_still_kicking_ass.mp3




Marilyn Minter at Orange County Museum of Art

Thu, 12 May 2016 18:44:00 -0700

Hunter Drohojowska-Philp is seduced by the retrospective Pretty Dirty.

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/RzosgDU-v30/at160512marilyn_minter_at_or.mp3




Great Artists: Troubled Personalities

Tue, 03 May 2016 18:44:00 -0700

Edward Goldman talks about great artistic personalities whose miserable life - directly and indirectly - fed their creativity. 

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/kf_x7_ExZpM/at160503great_artists_troubl.mp3




Helen Lundeberg at Laguna Art Museum

Thu, 28 Apr 2016 18:44:00 -0700

Hunter Drohojowska-Philp talks about the Los Angeles artist's retrospective.

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/L2nkzfVfJZo/at160428helen_lundeberg_at_l.mp3




Agnes Martin at LACMA

Thu, 21 Apr 2016 18:44:00 -0700

Hunter Drohojowska-Philp says her minimalist grids provide a radiant retrospective.

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/ATaQYidxLak/at160421agnes_martin_at_lacm.mp3




A Beautiful Monster, Indeed

Tue, 19 Apr 2016 00:00:00 -0700

Edward Goldman gives his take on the latest issue of the New Yorker's profile of French-American sculptor, Niki de Saint Phalle.

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/w_vKRhUTuZc/at160421a_beautiful_monster_.mp3




Jesse Mockrin at Night Gallery

Thu, 14 Apr 2016 18:44:00 -0700

Hunter Drohojowska-Philp swoons over the artist's ode to the Rococo.

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/solpASCDzuU/at160414jesse_mockrin_at_nig.mp3




Betye Saar Retrospective

Thu, 07 Apr 2016 18:44:00 -0700

Hunter Drohojowska-Philp says this smart and sparky show deserves an appearance in LA.

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/dV_tZTrzSa8/at160407betye_saar_retrospec.mp3




For Whom the Bell Tolls, It Tolls for Thee… SMMoA

Tue, 05 Apr 2016 12:00:00 -0700

Edward Goldman laments the closing of Santa Monica Museum of Art while praising the particularly interesting pop up exhibition currently being held in SMMoA’s old gallery space.

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/eKma8eFG6tQ/at160405for_whom_the_bell_to.mp3




Still Life with Fish and Robert Frank

Thu, 31 Mar 2016 18:44:00 -0700

Hunter Drohojowska-Philp talks about conceptual photography at the Hammer and a pop-up show of books and films by the man who gave us The Americans.

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/pPtBy7lluRE/at160331still_life_with_fish.mp3




Lilacs & Birds, Bernie & Rusty Nails

Tue, 29 Mar 2016 18:44:00 -0700

Edward Goldman recounts his refreshing visit to the beautiful Descanso Gardens this past Easter Sunday.

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/Nqx9e77xito/at160329lilacs_birds_bernie_.mp3




Channing Hansen at Marc Selwyn

Thu, 24 Mar 2016 18:44:00 -0700

Hunter Drohojowska-Philp says the artist's knitted paintings are rich with complex meanings.

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/uTKTJBVGM9U/at160324channing_hansen_at_m.mp3




Louis XIV to Donald Trump: "You are fired!"

Tue, 22 Mar 2016 18:44:00 -0700

Edward Goldman gives his two cents on Trump's larger than life sensibilities.

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/BatS1uaC5J4/at160322louis_xiv_to_donald_.mp3




Keith Sonnier, Brice Marden, Cy Twombly

Thu, 17 Mar 2016 18:44:00 -0700

Hunter Drohojowska-Philp basks in the accomplishments of these accomplished artists.

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/nEQBJoD7dtg/at160317keith_sonnier_brice_.mp3




Game Changers

Tue, 15 Mar 2016 00:00:00 -0700

WEB EXCLUSIVE: Edward Goldman applauds game changers of the art world, both past and present.

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/L4ucRveSmNg/at160315game_changers.mp3




A Revolution in the Making

Thu, 10 Mar 2016 18:44:00 -0800

Hunter Drohojowska-Philp says a survey of sculpture made by women is a brilliant launch of new Hauser Wirth & Schimmel Gallery.

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/hfLwmEvqISY/at160310a_revolution_in_the_.mp3




Church. Museum. Art & Spirit.

Tue, 08 Mar 2016 18:44:00 -0800

Edward Goldman talks about intriguing exhibitions with unique focuses at First Congregational Church of Los Angeles and Los Angeles County Museum of Art.

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/n2hvZ1VUneQ/at160308church_museum_art_sp.mp3




Leap Before You Look

Thu, 03 Mar 2016 18:44:00 -0800

Hunter Drohojowska-Philp applauds the Hammer Museum’s show about the legacy of Black Mountain College.

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/KbQ3YF4pXZE/at160303leap_before_you_look.mp3




Buying Art v. Collecting Art

Tue, 01 Mar 2016 12:00:00 -0800

WEB BONUS: Edward Goldman speaks his mind about the difference between the cash value of art and the soulful value of art, and how being able to afford a piece does not translate to being able to feel its poignancy.

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/PkHxS-bh3Eg/at160301buying_art_v_collect.mp3




Fiona Banner's Heart of Darkness

Thu, 25 Feb 2016 18:44:00 -0800

Hunter Drohojowska-Philp is impressed by the British artist's take on the classic novella.

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/p8ws-AgjLHk/at160225fiona_banners_heart_.mp3




Minimalism, Maximalism, and a Severed Head

Tue, 23 Feb 2016 18:44:00 -0800

Edward Goldman praises the sophisticated and daring minimalism of Korean artists on display at Blum & Poe as well as the vividly ornate external transformation of The Petersen Automotive Museum.

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/aDt_8T_oeVs/at160223minimalism_maximalis.mp3




James Goldstein, John Lautner and Kota Ezawa

Thu, 18 Feb 2016 18:44:00 -0800

Hunter Drohojowska-Philp talks about the donation of a house to LACMA and one artist's method of documenting art theft.

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/e_Py3W1UlbM/at160218james_goldstein_john.mp3




Ladies Who Dare

Tue, 16 Feb 2016 18:44:00 -0800

Edward Goldman celebrates the smart, eloquent, and courageous female artists that he had the pleasure of meeting and speaking with over the last few weeks.

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/MdcCWJ3ry3I/at160216ladies_who_dare.mp3




Reading Art

Thu, 11 Feb 2016 15:00:00 -0800

Hunter Drohojowska-Philp talks about language and art and the LA book fair.

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/gwp4IdR7XnQ/at160211reading_art.mp3




Funny Things Happen on the Way to the… Art

Tue, 09 Feb 2016 12:00:00 -0800

WEB BONUS: Edward Goldman talks about the many exciting cultural surprises he encountered last week.

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/zgX85sSN_dc/at160209funny_things_happen_.mp3




Michael McMillen at LA Louver

Thu, 04 Feb 2016 18:44:00 -0800

Hunter Drohojowska-Philp talks about the sculptor and his history in LA. 

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/-3Jsni3NcIw/at160204michael_mcmillen_at_.mp3




Gods, Nudes, Politics

Tue, 02 Feb 2016 18:44:00 -0800

Edward Goldman talks about questionable attitudes and political responses to nudity in classical masterpieces.

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/YLDbIM2MHbk/at160202gods_nudes_politics.mp3




Amy Bessone at Gavlak Gallery

Thu, 28 Jan 2016 18:44:00 -0800

Hunter Drohojowska-Philp talks about the artist's Century of Women.

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/NE2EwgFqA3E/at160128amy_bessone_at_gavla.mp3




Chairman Mao and His Hundred Porcelain Flowers

Tue, 26 Jan 2016 18:44:00 -0800

Edward Goldman talks porcelain and politics in this commentary on Craft & Folk Art Museum's excellent current exhibitions.

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/INv1beKFpUg/at160126chairman_mao_and_his.mp3




Black Art Reigns

Thu, 21 Jan 2016 18:44:00 -0800

Hunter Drohojowska-Philp observes that there is unprecedented support for black art in LA.

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/ggkf-wO_UcM/at160121black_art_reigns.mp3




50 Shades of Black, 50 Shades of White

Tue, 19 Jan 2016 18:44:00 -0800

Edward Goldman lauds artist Edmund de Waal's multifaceted talents and charmingly humble eloquence.

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/Nr-8IlxxoWY/at16011950_shades_of_black_5.mp3




Lewis Klahr at REDCAT

Thu, 14 Jan 2016 18:44:00 -0800

Hunter Drohojowska-Philp marvels at the filmmaker's Sixty Six.

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/62sE4WkwN8E/at160114lewis_klahr_at_redca.mp3




Painful as Hell and Irresistible Still

Tue, 12 Jan 2016 12:00:00 -0800

Edward Goldman applauds the ability of artists to respond to and reflect on devastation.

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/b2LvMh6fp10/at160114painful_as_hell_and_.mp3




Video Evolution at Young Projects

Thu, 07 Jan 2016 18:44:00 -0800

Hunter Drohojowska-Philp observes a welcome diversity of video art by Stas Orlovsky, Egill Sæbjörnsson and Julie Weitz.

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/KwDLBZahoVU/at160107video_evolution_at_y.mp3




From Palm Springs to Montecito, with a Stop in West Hollywood

Tue, 05 Jan 2016 18:44:00 -0800

Edward Goldman takes art as his guide on a surprising journey to current, coming, and recently closed exhibitions around Southern California.

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/BtLzAvetN4U/at160105from_palm_springs_to.mp3




Coming Attractions

Thu, 31 Dec 2015 18:44:00 -0800

Hunter Drohojowska-Philp reports that 2016 promises to be another great year for contemporary art in Southern California.

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/w8_8nPGcBfI/at151231coming_attractions_2.mp3




Happy Art Memories of 2015

Tue, 29 Dec 2015 18:44:00 -0800

Edward Goldman recaps some of the most memorable art moments of 2015. 

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/e3fZwIidslQ/at151229happy_art_memories_o.mp3




Woven Gold at the Getty

Thu, 24 Dec 2015 18:44:00 -0800

Hunter Drohojowska-Philp says the holidays could be happier with a visit to the tapestries of Louis XIV.

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/h1L5XGDVIj4/at151224woven_gold_at_the_ge.mp3




Israel Goes to The Huntington

Tue, 22 Dec 2015 18:44:00 -0800

Edward Goldman praises The Huntington for its bold and adventurous new exhibition this winter season featuring up-and-coming contemporary artist, Alex Israel.

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/Qtgp_UlFLJM/at151222israel_goes_to_the_h.mp3




J.B. Blunk and Aaron Curry

Thu, 17 Dec 2015 18:44:00 -0800

Hunter Drohojowska-Philp talks about sculptures and paintings both old and new.

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/nSSO_Q4TnJ0/at151217j_b_blunk_and_aaron_.mp3




Art Adventures Worthy of the Holiday Season

Tue, 15 Dec 2015 18:44:00 -0800

Edward Goldman recommends three uniquely inspirational cultural adventures worth seeing this holiday season.

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Magdalena Fernández and James Turrell

Thu, 10 Dec 2015 18:44:00 -0800

Hunter Drohojowska-Philp talks about the Venezuelan’s installation at MOCA PDC and the veteran light and space artist at Kayne Griffin Corcoran.

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Our Best and Our Worst

Tue, 08 Dec 2015 18:44:00 -0800

Edward Goldman talks about the power of art to uplift humanity even in the face of terrible tragedy.

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Red and Blue: From Precious to Common

Tue, 01 Dec 2015 18:44:00 -0800

Edward Goldman recommends a special adventure at two museums –– an artistic journey stretching from Red to Blue.

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/oTtY9XBgkLc/at151201red_and_blue_from_pr.mp3




Art and Food

Thu, 26 Nov 2015 18:44:00 -0800

Hunter Drohojowska-Philp talks about actor Vincent Price as art collector and cook, and food as art at the Getty.

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/D1XdTKhdJsY/at151126art_and_food.mp3




Art of War and Peace

Tue, 24 Nov 2015 18:44:00 -0800

Edward Goldman shares a few intriguing and delightful art discoveries off the beaten path in LA. 
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The Avant Garde Won't Give Up

Thu, 19 Nov 2015 18:44:00 -0800

Hunter Drohojowska-Philp talks about the plucky CoBrA artists at Blum & Poe.

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/Nf5ddUfr3wk/at151119the_avant_garde_wont.mp3




An Artist Has No Home in Europe except in Paris – Friedrich Nietzsche

Tue, 17 Nov 2015 18:44:00 -0800

Edward Goldman talks about the indomitable spirit and enduring culture of Paris.

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Jim Shaw and 'The End is Here'

Thu, 12 Nov 2015 06:44:00 -0800

Hunter Drohojowska-Philp praises a survey of work by LA's Jim Shaw at New York's New Museum

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/VfYEEiK7iNQ/at151112jim_shaw_and_the_end.mp3




An Exhibition that Happily Shreds Its Prime Material

Tue, 10 Nov 2015 18:44:00 -0800

Edward Goldman enthusiastically shares two must-see art happenings –– the Paperworks exhibition at CAFAM, and the Peggy Guggenheim documentary at the Nuart Theater.

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Frank Stella: A Retrospective

Thu, 05 Nov 2015 18:44:00 -0800

Hunter Drohojowska-Philp is star-struck by the veteran abstract artist's show at New York's Whitney Museum 

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Ansel Adams, World War II, Manzanar

Tue, 03 Nov 2015 18:44:00 -0800

Edward Goldman talks about an important exhibition at Skirball Cultural Center that illustrates a shameful chapter in American history.

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/TJhNSpI366A/at151103ansel_adams_world_wa.mp3




Njideka Akunyili Crosby at the Hammer

Thu, 29 Oct 2015 18:44:00 -0700

Hunter Drohojowska-Philp admires the way the artist bridges Nigerian and American cultures in her multi-media paintings.

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From Athens to Havana in One Day

Tue, 27 Oct 2015 18:44:00 -0700

Edward Goldman guides his listeners on a resonating, art-filled trip from Greece to Cuba and back to LA.

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/Q-vCT7oeafc/at151027from_athens_to_havan.mp3




Lee Mullican and Ralph Bacerra

Thu, 22 Oct 2015 18:44:00 -0700

Hunter Drohojowska-Philp talks about the ceramics of the two late artists.

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Naked and Ugly and Irresistible

Tue, 20 Oct 2015 18:44:00 -0700

Edward Goldman delves into the unnerving but irresistible attraction of the human figure as depicted through different art forms.

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New Objectivity at LACMA

Thu, 15 Oct 2015 18:44:00 -0700

Hunter Drohojowska-Philp talks about the very strange art made in Weimar Germany.

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Exhibition Imagined as Studio, Storage, and Artists' Kitchens

Tue, 06 Oct 2015 18:44:00 -0700

In a new show opening October 11 at the El Segundo Museum of Art. curator Edward Goldman pairs original artworks with photographic portraits of LA artists in their studios captured by Jim McHugh.

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/I6KsIPmKNeI/at151006exhibition_imagined_.mp3




Crotty, Manglano-Ovalle and Our Fragile World

Thu, 01 Oct 2015 18:44:00 -0700

Hunter Drohojowska-Philp says both artists make compelling statements about our endangered ecosystem.

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/NrKRCy_gQPM/at151001crotty_manglano_oval.mp3




A Weekend to Remember: All Art, All the Time

Tue, 29 Sep 2015 18:44:00 -0700

Edward Goldman busied himself this past weekend attending great performances all around LA. 

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/ekZnnkSNKwU/at150929a_weekend_to_remembe.mp3




The Broad Effect

Thu, 24 Sep 2015 18:44:00 -0700

Hunter Drohojowska-Philp checks out the Broad and downtown galleries.

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The Broad Surprises

Tue, 22 Sep 2015 18:44:00 -0700

Edward Goldman takes visitors through The Broad, newly opened and full of promise.

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Matthew Barney at MOCA

Thu, 17 Sep 2015 18:44:00 -0700

Hunter Drohojowska-Philp says that the artist’s reach may exceed his grasp but why not?  And MOCA hosts a new film on Land Art.

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Gehry's Magic at LACMA / Barney's Fantasy at MOCA

Tue, 15 Sep 2015 18:44:00 -0700

Edward Goldman lauds the magical ability of Frank Gehry to make complex architecture feel effortlessly light.

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Yunhee Min and Dan Levenson

Thu, 10 Sep 2015 18:44:00 -0700

Hunter Drohojowska-Philp says that the two different shows, paintings of flowing color or of neutral geometry, are complementary.

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http://feeds.kcrw.com/~r/kcrw/at/~5/x252R9mahcQ/at150910yunhee_min_and_dan_l.mp3