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5 from 1: Brad Ford Smith

5 from 1: Brad Ford Smith

5 from 1 presents the work of one artist in conversation with five sources that are driving their studio practice. The rest is up to you. Brad Ford Smith (link) Servings,  2011 six rapid prototype resin sculpture prints served on vintage Buffalo china 3″ x 3″x 1/2″

Preview LA’s first biennial — coming in June!

Preview LA’s first biennial — coming in June!

Just in time to fill the dearth of attention on the LA art scene: the first Los Angeles biennial, 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. Check out this video preview!

Photo via LA Times website. Credit: Gregory Gilmer / L.A. County Arts Commission

Arts for All leader Ayanna Hudson tapped to lead NEA Arts Education

Ayanna Hudson of the L.A. County Arts Commission has been selected as director of arts education for the National Endowment for the Arts. As reported by the LA Times, Hudson will spearhead the Endowment’s efforts to ” impact the lives of millions of youth through the arts.”

Closeup of Thomas Eakins "The Wrestlers" from Google Art Project

LACMA offers 100 works from collection on Google Art Project

LACMA is one of the participating institutions in the Google Art Project, where you can fritter away hours zooming into hi-res images of 100 of their objects for super clarity, just like a conservator puttering around in storage. Don’t expect anything contemporary, though — the most recent artwork they’ve included is Thomas Eakins’ 1899 The […]