Category: The Perfect Art Day

The Perfect Art Day: LA Edition

The Perfect Art Day: LA Edition

The Broad

Go See:

Oracle

April 29 – September 3

From everyday experiences to protest movements as monumental as the Arab Spring uprisings across the Middle East, to themes that probe systems of social control or examine global commerce, artworks in Oracle tackle the effects of organizational frameworks on global events and private individuals”.

Atmos Pro Tip: If you wait until October 21, go see the special exhibition, Yayoi Kasuma: Infinity Mirrors.

Hauser & Wirth

Go See:

Paul McCarthy. WS Spinoffs, Wood Statues, Brown Rothkos

July 1 – September 17

“Never before exhibited in Los Angeles, the works on view – nine monumental carved black walnut sculptures of Snow White, the Prince, and Dopey, alongside arresting wall hangings – seek to disrupt traditional notions of art and culture, while introducing viewers to McCarthy’s tireless exploration of mediums”.

The Getty Villa

Go See:

The Gardens

Open year-round

Gardens are integral to the setting of the Getty Villa, as they were in the ancient Roman home. Open spaces around the site feature bronze sculptures, fountains, and lush plantings of trees, herbs, and flowers used by the Romans”.

Image Courtesy of The Broad. 

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The Perfect Art Day: Hamptons Edition

The Perfect Art Day: Hamptons Edition

Parrish Art Museum

Go See:

Clifford Ross: Light | Waves

July 16, 2017 to October 15, 2017

Fascinated by the force and rhythm of nature and a desire to simulate and enhance these characteristics, Ross invented and patented new camera systems, taking the photographic process to another level.”.

The Dan Flavin Art Institute

Go See:

Mary Heilmann: Painting Pictures

June 29, 2017–May 27

Heilmann’s encounters with the work of artists closely associated with Dia’s history, such as Dan Flavin and Donald Judd, made a significant impression while also delineating a clear difference between their practice and her approach.”

LongHouse Reserve

Go See:

The Garden
As part of our internationally recognized Art in the Gardens program, Jack Lenor Larsen and the LHR Arts Committee have assembled a collection of more than 60 contemporary sculptures in the LongHouse gardens. Throughout the 16 acre site, permanent works are on display along with those on seasonal loan from artists, collectors, and dealers.”

Image Courtesy of Clifford Ross and Parrish Art Museum. 

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The Perfect Art Day: Boston Edition

The Perfect Art Day: Boston Edition

If you find yourself in Boston this summer, read below for our Summer Boston art picks!

Museum of Fine Art

Go See: Alfred Stieglitz and Modern America

July 22 – November 5

“Featuring 36 photographs, the exhibition showcases fine examples of his New York views, portraits and photographs that Stieglitz took at his family’s country home at Lake George”.

Institute of Contemporary Art

Go See: Dana Schutz

July 26 – November 26

Schutz’s paintings combine abstraction and figuration with expressive imagination, fragmented bodies, banal objects, and quotidian scenes to create oddly compelling and intriguing pictures”

*Atmos Tip: why this show is so polarizing.

Kingston Gallery

Go See: Heated

“…the artists address concerns about the present climate, both the heated post-election social environment in the US and the changing climate on our planet.”

* Post Game: Hit up Myers + Chang for some life-changing Taiwanese soul food.

Image Courtesy of The Alfred Stieglitz Collection and the MFA Boston.

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