Carol Cheh
Carol Cheh

Carol Cheh is a writer and curator based in Los Angeles. She is the founder of Another Righteous Transfer!, a blog that explores LA's performance art scene, and Word is a Virus, a monthly Art21 column exploring the intersection between the visual and the literary arts. Her writing has appeared in LA Weekly, East of Borneo, and Glass Tire, among other outlets. Her curatorial projects have included "#OccupyArt21" (Art21 blog, 2012) "You Don't Bring Me Flowers: An Evening of Re-Performances" (PØST, 2010) and "Signals: A Video Showcase" (Orange County Museum of Art, 2008).

Recent Articles
Satellite Space's Video Art Panopticon
Satellite Space's Video Art Panopticon
Satellite Space offers a platform for artists to engage with a more theatrical environment that is the exact opposite of the typical white cube gallery space.
The Quiet Revolution of the Institute 4 Labor Generosity Workers & Uniforms
The Quiet Revolution of the Institute 4 Labor Generosity Workers & Uniforms
The Institute 4 Labor Generosity Workers & Uniforms works to raise awareness around global labor issues and history through a variety of performative and participatory projects.
François Ghebaly Debuts a Downtown Los Angeles Arts Cooperative
François Ghebaly Debuts a Downtown Los Angeles Arts Cooperative
In L.A., all the high-end galleries may be moving to Hollywood, but the more ambitious alternative art spaces are setting up shop in the obscure reaches of downtown.
Thank You for Coming: Building Community with Art and Food
Thank You for Coming: Building Community with Art and Food
Thank You for Coming is a restaurant that is also an artist residency space that encompasses the worlds of sustainable farming, cooperative living, community-based activism, fine art, and design.
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Architecture/ Design

California becomes an international export by redefining the concept of city and home.

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Community Arts

Through workshops, education and placed based projects, art is the connective tissue of a community.

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Cultural Politics

Funding bubbles, cultural deserts and the politics of access to the arts in the 21st century.

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Film & Media Arts

At the shadow of the entertainment industry, video artists and underground filmmakers take a stand.

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Literature

Noir, sunshine and dystopia create a multi-ethnic narrative that is read, watched and admired around the globe.

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Multi-Disciplinary

Multi-hyphenate works that combine disciplines, remix dogmas, and reinvent the wheel.

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Music

A dialogue between cultures, the music of our state serves up the California dream like no other artform.

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Performance

Staging the drama of California through dance, music and theater.

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Visual Arts

Breaking away from the European and New York vanguard, California reinvents the art world.


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