Made in LA art gallery

The first Los Angeles biennial, Made in L.A. 2012, organized by the Hammer Museum in collaboration with LAXART, will be presented at the Hammer, LAXART, and the Department of Cultural Affairs’ Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery at Barnsdall Park. The exhibition will feature works by 60 artists from the L.A. region, with an emphasis on emerging and under-recognized artists, and will debut new installations, videos, films, sculptures, performances, and paintings produced for the biennial. This exhibition will offer a snapshot of the current trends and practices coming out of Los Angeles, one of the most active and energetic art communities worldwide. The biennial is organized by a team of curators from both institutions, including Hammer Senior Curator Anne Ellegood, Hammer Curator Ali Subotnick, LAXART Director and Chief Curator Lauri Firstenberg, LAXART Associate Director and Senior Curator Cesar Garcia, and LAXART Curator-at-large Malik Gaines. In conjunction with Made in L.A. 2012, Curator Ali Subotnick is also organizing the Venice Beach Biennial on July 13–15, 2012.

March 14, 2012

Morean, Marx and Made in LA

Made in LA art gallery

The first Los Angeles biennial, Made in L.A. 2012, organized by the Hammer Museum in collaboration with LAXART, will be presented at the Hammer, LAXART, and the Department of Cultural Affairs’ Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery at Barnsdall Park. The exhibition will feature works by 60 artists from the L.A. region, with an emphasis on emerging and under-recognized artists, and will debut new installations, videos, films, sculptures, performances, and paintings produced for the biennial. This exhibition will offer a snapshot of the current trends and practices coming out of Los Angeles, one of the most active and energetic art communities worldwide. The biennial is organized by a team of curators from both institutions, including Hammer Senior Curator Anne Ellegood, Hammer Curator Ali Subotnick, LAXART Director and Chief Curator Lauri Firstenberg, LAXART Associate Director and Senior Curator Cesar Garcia, and LAXART Curator-at-large Malik Gaines. In conjunction with Made in L.A. 2012, Curator Ali Subotnick is also organizing the Venice Beach Biennial on July 13–15, 2012.

steve watts
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Growing up in South Africa, Steve spent his youth dreaming of far off places. After spending eight years extensively traveling to many of the great surf destinations of the world getting dengue fever, having a near death experience from a falling coconut in mexico, Surviving a 15 foot drop on a handboard on a Nias bomb, jumping from every rock he could find without adequate health insurance. and comprehensively debunking the myth there are no waves in Thailand, even if they are small. He decided it was time for a a degree. Steve Graduated from Central Saint Martins School of Art and Design in London with a degree in product design. He missed his graduation to go surfing in Californian, found a kindred spirit with Venice and never left




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