A biennial worth mentioned due to it’s ground-breaking artist selection - it features more female than male artists! Given the statistic that more women than men go to art school and become artists, it makes sense. Curated by Hammer chief curator Connie Butler and independent curator Michael Ned Holte, who slammed the the previous inaugural 2012 biennial in Artforum, work fills all the museum’s galleries and several of it’s outdoor spaces. It feels fresh as 3/4 of the artists are under 45 and most have not had solos shows in L.A., those who have were predominantly exhibited in smaller or alternative venues.
WEST COAST COOL! / Anna Mikaela
Made in L.A. is on view at UCLA Hammer Museum, Los Angeles until September 7th, 2014.
Pictured: Sara Rara, The Pollinator, video still. Channing Hansen 13.35, installation. Tala Madani.
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See our favourite performance artist (and dear contributor) trapped in a cage on September 9th and 10th! Watch it from your laptop, computer, ipad, cellphone on livestream & join the discussion!
"TOMORROW: I will begin my stay in Maio Jiaxin’s cage, Sept 9th and Sept 10th. You can observe what I do 24/7 via live stream at https://new.livestream.com/accounts/8810058/miaojiaxinstudio From 9am -12pm I must sit in the Cage with no electronic devices, reading materials, craft work, writing utensils, or exercise activities and sleep is forbidden. I will be meditating and beautifying for the day in my catsuit. WHAT ELSE is left to do?” - Yana