Category Archives: ONLY IN LA

ART + ARCHITECTURE: ON THE VERGE OF AN IMAGE AT THE GAMBLE HOUSE

Valie Export, 01-08 and 01-07 (both 2001) next to the front door* We didn’t wear the right shoes to see On the Verge of an Image: Considering Marjorie Keller, currently on view at The Gamble House in Pasadena. While what we … Continue reading

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ONLY IN SOCAL: BEACH GOTH

Some of our favorite looks “Beach Goth” was first used by Orange County-based The Growlers to describe their mash up of hauntingly beachy tunes and death-themed lyrics. It is a phrase that feels unabashedly Southern Californian, where the sun shines … Continue reading

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PERFORMANCES & PARTIES: STEP AND REPEAT AT THE GEFFEN CONTEMPORARY

boychild’s butoh-at-da-club performance, part of Moved by the Motion, a collaboration with Wu Tsang’s beautiful, personal poetry and Patrick Belaga’s jarring cello. MOCA has always been pretty solid at creating programming that inserts non-fine-artists and lesser-known-artists, particularly performers, into a … Continue reading

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