Alicia Eler | KCET
Alicia Eler is an art critic and culture journalist based in Los Angeles. Her coverage of selfie culture is featured in New York Magazine, Washington Post, Psychology Today, Gigaom, and Colorlines, and her fictional writings on adolescent sexualities appear in Illuminati Girl Gang and Projecttile Lit. Her work has appeared in Art21, Artforum, Art Papers, Raw Vision Magazine UK,Salon, and Time Out Chicago, and her stories have been discussed on the Rachel Maddow Show and MSNBC’s Hardball with Chris Matthews.
Post date: 2016-12-01T04:10:00-08:00
A look at the history of hysteria in the Western psyche, in relation to "Vireo: The Spiritual Biography of a Witch's Accuser."
Post date: 2016-03-17T01:00:00-07:00
Jenny Yurshansky's parents are Soviet Jewish refugees who settled in L.A. The artist will be making a trip to Moldova to explore her heritage.
Post date: 2015-12-16T17:00:00-08:00
Los Angeles-based artist Mirabelle Jones seeks to create dialogue about violence through her engaging performances.
Post date: 2015-10-07T18:00:00-07:00
Marc Horowitz isn't a comedian, but humor is an underlying theme in his wide ranging art. The artist has been conducting public experiments for more than 15 years, and has always been active on the Internet, chronicling his exploits on YouTube.
Post date: 2015-07-28T18:00:00-07:00
Petra Cortright was raised in Santa Barbara, but she grew up on the Internet. The artist's work is often typified as "post-Internet art" -- art that uses the Web as its medium, source, context and place where it is performed, all at once.
Post date: 2015-06-25T18:00:00-07:00
Scott Marvel Cassidy takes the real, creates a replica of it, and then paints that. In the process, the real becomes fake becomes representation becomes an object in the artist's imagination.