Matt Stromberg | KCET
Matt Stromberg is a freelance visual arts writer based in Los Angeles. In addition to Artbound, he is a contributor to Hyperallergic, Daily Serving, Contemporary Art Review Los Angeles, and Artsy. Born and raised in New York City, he lived in San Francisco for over a decade where he was manager of William Stout Architectural Books. He received his M.A. in Specialized Journalism (The Arts) from USC.
Post date: 2017-11-28T07:04:39-08:00
Through Ruben Ortiz-Torres' own work over the past three decades, the artist has grappled with and celebrated themes of hybridity, identity and cultural transmission that weave through many of the exhibitions now on view on Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA.
Post date: 2016-11-04T08:38:00-07:00
A report released by the California Arts Council illustrates the challenges and opportunities facing nonprofit media coverage of the arts. After reviewing the study, the council voted in favor of renewing a $200,000 arts and public media program.
Post date: 2016-10-26T14:10:00-07:00
Despite its regional origin, mariachi music is a truly pan-Mexican phenomenon, fusing European, African, and indigenous rhythmic elements. In addition to embodying a sense of Mexican identity, the musical tradition also reflects pride.
Post date: 2016-07-22T09:47:00-07:00
Exhibition “Artists Assemble!” highlights a new generation of comic book artists who weren’t satisfied with the narrow conception of heroes and heroines in the mainstream.
Post date: 2016-05-16T05:00:00-07:00
For many Los Angeles artisans of Mexican descent, their craftwork is less about cashing in, and more about continuing a cultural tradition.
Post date: 2016-04-15T18:36:00-07:00
This year, the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival is stepping up their art game.