This past weekend, within a pair of warehouses in an obscure part of Downtown Los Angeles, Lucien Smith closed the first presentation in his new gallery, Appointment Only. “Write Large and Thick”, Alexander Muret’s inaugural solo show, is comprised of large-scale gunmetal-hued vinyl works he’d fashioned during a three-month residency at the space. The collection aims to address the anxiety that our attempts at communication are wrought with. In reference to billboards, a prevalent messaging conduit in Los Angeles, he asks, “How big can a word be before it maxes out its influence? How can expression be made more successful?” The giant strokes in Muret’s vinyl paintings, which both embody the draftsman’s line and negate its form,... Read More
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Arturo Bamboo, aka Arthur Groeneveld and Bamboo van Kampen, just released their first self-published summer book: the photos are a collection of intimate snapshots, portraits, legendary places and landscapes shot around various places along the Mediterranean.
“For us, it is very personal – we’d tried to create a photo book which serves as an escape for us, but also for the viewer. It should take your mind to a place you haven’t physically been but still be able to feel it, smell it, be there in your mind. We try to give that feeling through this collection of memories, whether it’s through natural beauty or intimacy. Although the world is changing so fast, life under the... Read More
On view until September, 17th 2017 at Hauser & Wirth , 901 E 3rd St, 90013 Los Angeles.