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Location: Los Angeles, California, United States

I am an independent writer living in Los Angeles. I write Visual Art Reviews, General Cultural Essays, and Book Reviews.

Thursday, July 17, 2014

Jo Nigoghossian: The Brooklyn Rail


Jo Nigoghossian, New Work
Night Gallery
Closed June 28th

It is my guess that monster in the back of your mind has something to do with the work of Jo Nigoghossian. My thoughts on the matter:

http://www.brooklynrail.org/2014/07/artseen/jo-nigoghossian-new-work



Thursday, February 20, 2014

Thinking and Looking in the Studio: The Brooklyn Rail


I was honored to contribute to this month's Brooklyn Rail, guest edited by Joachim Pissarro. The topic of Joachim's Rail is the importance of looking in contemporary art.
http://www.brooklynrail.org/2014/02/criticspage/thinking-and-looking-in-the-studio

Monday, February 10, 2014

Book Review: American Mirror: The Life and Art of Norman Rockwell

A Mirror for Our Delusions

In January, I reviewed Deborah Solomon's new biography of Norman Rockwell, an artist who, in my opinion, rose in prominence at a time when the struggle for American identity found an outlet and medium in popular culture.

http://lareviewofbooks.org/review/mirror-delusions

And here is a link to the book on Amazon:

http://www.amazon.com/American-Mirror-Life-Norman-Rockwell/dp/0374113092/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1392061858&sr=8-1&keywords=norman+rockell