Happy #Fridaythe13! Tag a friend that loves black cats, no matter how "unlucky" they might be. Collection highlight pictured here: "Black Cat Hissing," Takahashi Hiroaki, Japan, second quarter of 20th century
Notice something new at the museum? "Solar Reserve (Tonopah, Nevada) 2014" is now on view. Tonight, July 12, at 6:30pm, stroll through Hancock Park with artist John Gerrard (@johngerrard.inst) and Dr. Emily Lindsey, assistant curator @thelabreatarpits. The discussions will be introduced by Jill Matteson, Director of Innovative Partnerships @leonardodicapriofdn. Free, tickets required. Link in bio!
Installation view, John Gerrard, Solar Reserve (Tonopah, Nevada) 2014, in John Gerrard: Solar Reserve, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, July 12–September 3, 2018, John Gerrard, photo Museum Associates/LACMA
Young artists are getting super creative in the Boone Children's Gallery this summer! Artist Zheng Chongbin worked with families to create paintings using the same materials and process he uses in his work. Zheng deconstructed and then reconstructed these paintings into one collaborative artwork called "Material Play." See it in person during your next visit!
Notice something new at the museum? John Gerrard's "Solar Reserve (Tonopah, Nevada) 2014" officially opens July 12. The digital simulation, displayed on a large-scale LED wall, recreates a Nevada solar thermal power plant and the surrounding desert landscape. #SolarReserve@johngerrard.inst@leonardodicapriofdn ⠀
art John Gerrard #LACMA
"Everything is beautiful, all that matters is to be able to interpret." Camille Pissarro was born #OnThisDay in 1830. Visit "La Place du Théâtre Français," 1898, in the Ahmanson building, level 3.
#TeotihuacanNow has been extended! See the exhibition before its new closing date, September 3. Tag a friend that needs to see it with you! :: photo Archivo Digital de las Coloecciones del Museo Nacional de Antropología. INAH- CANON
Happy birthday #DavidHockney! Visit “David Hockney: 82 Portraits and 1 Still-life" until July 29. #HockneyatLACMA :: David Hockney, photo by Jean-Pierre Gonçalves de Lima⠀
Are you ready for an exhibition of three-dimensional proportions? "3D: Double Vision" opens July 15. It's the first American exhibition to survey a full range of artworks, from 1838 to today, that produce the illusion of 3D. #LACMA3D :: artwork Lucy Raven