Shana Nys Dambrot | KCET
Shana Nys Dambrot
Shana Nys Dambrot is an art critic, curator, and author based in Los Angeles. She is currently L.A. editor for Whitehot Magazine, contributing editor to Art Ltd., and a contributor to KCET’s Artbound, Flaunt, Huffington Post, The Creators Project, Vs. Magazine, Palm Springs Life, Montage, Desert Magazine, L.A. Review of Books, and Porter & Sail. She studied art history at Vassar College, writes loads of essays for art books and exhibition catalogs, curates and/or juries a few exhibitions each year, sometimes exhibits her photography and publishes short fiction, and speaks in public at galleries, schools, and cultural institutions nationally. An account of her activities is sometimes updated at sndx.net.
Post date: 2014-10-09T18:00:00-07:00
The new exhibition "Cameron: Songs for the Witch Woman," revisits the legacy of Marjorie Cameron, a towering figure of mid-century counterculture and subversive art in L.A.
Post date: 2014-09-29T07:10:00-07:00
A contemporary arts festival at LAX explores the visual dynamics of air travel.
Post date: 2014-09-25T18:00:00-07:00
Danielle Eubank's gets closer to her goal of painting all the world's oceans as she prepares to leave for a month-long voyage to the Arctic Circle north of Norway.
Post date: 2014-08-12T18:00:00-07:00
An active figure in the LGBTQ community before his death of AIDS in 1990, Tony Greene's artwork is being represented in three major exhibitions this year.
Post date: 2014-06-18T18:00:00-07:00
L.A. artist Dave Pressler is poised to become the first professional artist in space.
Post date: 2014-04-10T18:00:00-07:00
Cleon Peterson's shadowy figures mete out violence in images that could just as well depict justice as they do barbarity.