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: 2013-09-27T06:15:00-07:00
Gary Baseman creates a parallel universe of stylized landscapes populated by gently feral creatures and doe-eyed maidens.
Post date: 2013-07-25T18:00:00-07:00
Echo Park native Dorian Wood, a prolific avant-garde musician and visual artist, believes in offering a truly immersive experience when he performs for an audience.
Post date: 2013-07-18T18:00:00-07:00
Sculptor Nathan Mabry reimagines a familiar form of public art, the heroic monument, in a way that is startlingly inventive and very funny.
Post date: 2013-06-26T18:00:00-07:00
The Institute for Art and Olfaction pushes the boundaries of the world of perfumery, experimenting with the concept of scent as an artistic tool.
Post date: 2013-05-23T18:00:00-07:00
L.A. artist CRAOLA is generally associated with Pop Surrealism and Street Art, but he finds both terms equally problematic -- being both too broad and too specific at once.
Post date: 2013-02-15T10:00:00-08:00
L.A. designer Victor Wilde sees fashion as the ultimate forum for a literally and metaphorically collaborative art form.