THE WINDOW IS CLOSING

August 12, 2021  •  Leave a Comment
THE WINDOW IS CLOSING If These Walls Could Talk at Von Lintel Gallery closes this Saturday, August 14. The gallery is open for walk-in visits today thru Saturday, 12-6pm, and I plan to be around all afternoon Saturday. Come say hello! The show has received some lovely press, including reviews in Musée Magazine and The Argonaut. Exhibitio...
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SUDDENLY, THIS SUMMER

July 01, 2021  •  Leave a Comment
SUDDENLY, THIS SUMMER I'm excited to announce a show at Von Lintel Gallery's gorgeous, new space at Bergamot Station. If These Walls Could Talk runs July 10 thru August 8, with an all-afternoon opening Saturday, July 10, 12-6pm. The project room installation features gallery favorites and new works from my award-winning window series It's a Mess...
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WHAT'S IN YOUR COLLECTION?

February 25, 2021  •  Leave a Comment
MOAH COLLECTS MY WORK... ...and so can you! Happy to announce a second acquisition by the Museum of Art and History in Lancaster, California. Much appreciation to Andi Campognone, Robert Benitez, and the entire MOAH staff for their outstanding tradition of championing Los Angeles-area artists. Blue Hopper – Pinhole Exposure – Mojave, Califo...
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LIGHTS, CAMERA...

December 04, 2020  •  Leave a Comment
📽... ACTION! November was a busy month for motion pictures. Director Eric Minh Swenson's 7-minute documentary Osceola Refetoff: Kinematic Exposures unpacks my recent exhibition at Von Lintel Gallery, shedding new light on the essential question: "What's a Kinematic exposure anyway?" Zen Psychosis, also directed by EMS, features author Shana...
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THE END IS NEAR

December 04, 2020  •  Leave a Comment
THE END IS NEAR 🎃 (but in a good way) 👻 Saturday, October 31 – Halloween – is your last chance to see Kinematic Exposures at Von Lintel Gallery in Los Angeles. The gallery is open Wed-Sat, 12-6pm, and I'll be there Saturday. Mimosas will be served. The closing is spread out from 12-6pm to allow walk-in, socially distanced attendance. And whi...
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KINEMATIC EXPOSURES

September 02, 2020  •  Leave a Comment
KINEMATIC EXPOSURES Kinematic Exposures, my first solo show at Von Lintel Gallery, opens in Los Angeles, Saturday, Sept 12. The event is spread out from 3-8pm to allow walk-in attendance with social distancing (masks required), and as with most art openings, you're not allowed to touch anything anyway. 😉 So what's a Kinematic Pinhole Exposur...
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ON REPRESENTATION

August 14, 2020  •  Leave a Comment
ON REPRESENTATION I'm delighted to announce new representation by Von Lintel Gallery in Los Angeles, California. A longtime admirer of the gallery's exceptional programming, I could not be happier. For 25 years, Tarrah Von Lintel has demonstrated a fierce commitment to showcasing nuanced and distinctive work, particularly art that demands thoug...
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OPENWALLS ARLES 2020!

June 11, 2020  •  Leave a Comment
OPEN WALLS, OPEN MINDS Excited to announce that Its a Mess Without You is an OpenWalls Arles Outstanding Series Winner. The international award is presented by Galerie Huit Arles and the British Journal of Photography, opening the walls of the gallery – and the pages of BJP – to reach new audiences. The full series will be spotlighted in an OpenW...
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VIRTUALLY YOURS

June 02, 2020  •  Leave a Comment
VIRTUALLY YOURS I drafted this email on Thursday, just as the U.S. was pivoting from pandemic to turmoil. Over the last few days I've wondered, "Is it OK to send out a newsletter, even as our streets are flooded with demonstrations demanding justice?" It is not a new feeling. Since November 2016, one question has endured, "Is there a place for art...
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"VIRTUAL" ART?

May 20, 2020  •  5 Comments
IS VIRTUAL ART THE FUTURE WE WANT? I'm publishing this recent excerpt from my photography journal to initiate a conversation about online "galleries" and art sales during these rapidly evolving times. Your thoughts and ideas are welcome, either below or in the social media posts linked to this page. NOTE: The panel discussion Experiencing Art:...
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DEAR DIARY...

May 05, 2020  •  3 Comments
ON JOURNALING Few of you know that I've been keeping a photography journal since 2009 – in longhand no less! I'm also reading photographer Edward Weston's famous "Daybooks" from the 1920's and 30's. I believe many of us today – particularly artists – could benefit from keeping a journal, so I've decided to transcribe my entry from last night for...
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420 x 420

April 17, 2020  •  Leave a Comment
420 x 420 Hope y'all are well! Please join us this Monday for a Zen Psychosis event broadcast LIVE!* from Chungking Studio on 4/20 at 4:20 PST. Writer Shana Nys Dambrot and I are cooking up some good sh#t for your viewing pleasure. Definitely MUST SEE TV! 😉 *Live streaming at Instagram @shananys or Facebook Chungking Studio. Man with (not...
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IN THE FLOW ⽔

February 20, 2020  •  Leave a Comment
IN THE FLOW A friend once said that an artist needs to stay in the flow. Well right now, it's all about the pinhole! Zen Psychosis, my book collaboration with art critic Shana Nys Dambrot sold out in a flash, with a new shipment of the first edition hardback just arriving yesterday. There's an ARTIST TALK at Chungking Studio February 29, 7pm, fo...
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ZEN PSYCHOSIS LAUNCH THIS SATURDAY!

January 22, 2020  •  Leave a Comment
ZEN PSYCHOSIS LAUNCH THIS SATURDAY! The novella Zen Psychosis launches this Saturday, January 25 at 6pm with a reading at A. G. Geiger Fine Art Books in Los Angeles Chinatown. Next we'll move down the block for food and drinks at Chungking Studio, with new pinhole photographs from the book on view until 10:30pm. Come early, come late, be zen! Th...
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A BOOK, A SHOW, ANTARCTICA!

January 14, 2020  •  Leave a Comment
A BOOK, A SHOW, ANTARCTICA! Mark your calendars! You are cordially invited to the Zen Psychosis launch on Saturday, January 25. Art critic Shana Nys Dambrot's debut novella arrives in a gorgeous hardback 1st edition from Griffith Moon Publishing with 33 pinhole photographs by yours truly. Festivities begin with a reading at A.G.Geiger Fine Ar...
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