Author Archives: Carolina A. Miranda

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L.A. Stories

Shining light on uncatalogued archives, misplaced works, and undocumented careers, more than 60 venues in Southern California present shows on the art of postwar Los Angeles Read More

White Frosted Cruller at Dawn, 2011.  COURTESY PAUL KASMIN GALLERY, NEW YORK, ISTANBUL
Profiles

Cosmic Comic

Kenny Scharf’s loopy, Pop-saturated paintings are back—in galleries and on the street. Read More

Martha Cooper, photograph of Lion's Den by Lee Quiñones (LEE), Lower East Side, New York City, 1980, C-print, 16" x 24".
Features

Art in the Streets

MOCA’s street-art show is the first draft of an untold history. Read More

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Trends

Let the Games Begin

Artists are designing or adapting video games to comment on politics, art, and games themselves. Read More

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Beyond Graffiti

A new generation is making street art that is conceptual, abstract, and even sculptural in nature. Read More

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Features

How Chicano Is It?

Young artists of Mexican American heritage are gaining visibility for work that often touches on their ethnic identity—along with other themes, from the conceptual to the formal. But they're conflicted about being defined by it. Read More

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Beetlemania

Butterflies, honeybees, and even centipedes are turning up in artwork—and, in some cases, helping to make it. Read More

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A Two-Way Street

Street art—including stickers, posters, murals, graffiti, and even 3-D sculptures—is making its way into mainstream galleries and museums. Read More