The Artpace Blog

26
Feb

Let’s Build Something Together

It’s that time of year again, Artpace’s annual Family Day celebration will be on March 22, 2014 from 1-4:30pm!  This official Contemporary Art Month event hosted by Artpace, which is free and open to the public, is a chance for you, your family, and your friends to experience and create art together. Expect phenomenal artist-led […]

25
Feb

Artpace Artist Alumni Update

Our Alumni Artists have been up to a lot lately! LA><ART will host a reception and book signing for the release of Crickets by Mungo Thomson, composed by Michael Webster, a musical score of Thomson’s current video exhibition at Artpace. The score and video are based on field recordings of crickets from around the world, resulting in […]

21
Feb

Teen Artist Workshop: Zine Making 101

Recently Artpace hosted a free Teen Artist Workshop, which focused on zine making led by artists Mark Menjivar and Jason Reed. Exploring context, reproduction, and the cultural meaning of images, students in this workshop created zines using ideas gleaned from John Berger’s Ways of Seeing and Mungo Thomson’s current Artpace exhibition, Crickets for Solo and Ensemble. Students examined the history of the […]

10
Feb

Kader Attia, Summer 2014 Artist-in-Residence, in the Press

Upcoming Artpace International Artist-in-Residence Kader Attia (Berlin, Germany & Algiers, Algeria) will be featured in two prominent art publications this month. In the February issue of Artforum, Attia is featured in an article titled “All the Difference in the World: Martha Diawara on the Art of Kader Attia.” Diawara suggests that “One way of thinking […]