Orange County

ON VIEW NOW

LOUD silence, curated by Amanda Cachia

Grand Central Art Center

September 6 through December 6, 2014

In this show about loudness and silence, four contemporary deaf artists are grappling with John Cage's 4'33" -- his four minute and thirty-three second silent composition. There's also archival John Cage-related material in the show.

Ed Moses: Cross-Section

University Art Gallery, UC Irvine

October 11 through December 13, 2014

UCI's Art Galleries are doing for Ed Moses what a university show, curated by two professors, can do for an abstract painter who's been working since the 1950s: they're "provid[ing] a rhizomatic framework to Moses’s oeuvre."

China's Lost Civilization: The Mystery of Sanxingdui

Bowers Museum

October 19, 2014 through March 15, 2015

In 1986, construction workers at Sanxingdui, outside of Chengdu in China, found a whole trove of fantastic objects that date back to about 1200 B.C., made of jade, bronze and elephant tusks. These objects are traveling to Santa Ana.

Recents Posts

Top 5: Oct. 9, 2014

Top 5: Oct. 9, 2014

Here are our picks for the best art shows in Southern California this week! Subscribe to our newsletter if you’d like to get this list piping hot and early in your mailbox.   1. Michel Auder and Józef Robakowski: Street Life October 11 – December 18, 2014 Opening: October 10, 2014 | 7–10 pm Fahrenheit […]

Artadia Wants You! Deadline for First Round of LA Grants September 30

Artadia Wants You! Deadline for First Round of LA Grants September 30

Artadia: The Fund for Art and Dialogue is accepting applications from all visual artists living and working in Los Angeles County, but hurry! Applications must be submitted online by September 30, 11:59 PM (PST). Individual artists and collaboratives at any point in their careers could win from $5000 to $15,000 in unrestricted payola, to be […]

Triennial Mash up by Mario M. Muller

California-Pacific Triennial at Orange County Museum of Art

The California-Pacific Triennial opened a couple of weeks ago at The Orange County Museum of Art. The ambitious exhibition, which runs through November 17th, is the debut of a new format that used to be the California Biennial and has morphed to include 15 artists from countries that border the Pacific Ocean. The premise that […]

“Ken Price Sculpture: A Retrospective” at LACMA

“Ken Price Sculpture: A Retrospective” at LACMA

I don’t know how it will play in Texas when it comes to the  Nasher Sculpture Center in February 2013, but Ken Price’s magnificent exhibition at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art is so thoroughly suffused with the bittersweet aura of a memorial that it’s impossible not to be thrilled by the joy that […]

Post Region: