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Wallace Berman - Los Angeles Times

Wallace Berman - Los Angeles Times

Berman, “American Aleph,” at Kohn Gallery. This is the first comprehensive Los Angeles retrospective for the pioneering Southern California assemblage artist in roughly four decades. The artist, who was also the publisher of the influential arts and literary magazine Semina, had an international influence. 

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Ryan McGinness - Los Angeles Times

Ryan McGinness - Los Angeles Times

Ryan McGinness' new work in "#metadata," on view at Kohn Gallery, is nothing if not dense — with brilliant color and surreal imagery. Working with sketches he recorded over five years — incorporating symbols drawn from his dreams, pop culture and everyday observations — the artist made dizzying silk-screen designs.

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Morandi + Ryman - Los Angeles Times

Morandi + Ryman - Los Angeles Times

Giorgio Morandi and Robert Ryman, "Object/Space" at Kohn Gallery. In an age of shiny objects, this exhibition is quite the opposite, showing the restrained and quiet works of a pair of artists who explored the subtleties of light, shadow and muted tones. The show features Ryman's white paintings and Morandi's tight still-life arrangements. 

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Kohn Gallery - Los Angeles Times

The writing was on the wall -- scrawled, repeatedly, in black ink and projected onto the sides of the tent: “I will not make any more boring art.”

The sentiment -- from a 1971 John Baldessari lithograph -- was a fitting homage to the 83-year-old artist, who was honored Saturday night at the Museum of Contemporary Art gala in Los Angeles.

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