Archive for November, 2009

Changing the Focus:Latin American Photography (1990-2005) February 14 – May 2, 2010. This is the first survey of Latin American photography and photo-based art to be presented in the Los Angeles area. All the works in the exhibition were created between 1990-2005. They explore the artists’ personally-charged response to the local and global issues grounded […]

Gego (Gertrude Goldschmidt), one of the most important artists of the Venezuelan constructivist movement, was born in Hamburg, Germany in 1912 and moved to Venezuela in 1939. During her first decades in Caracas she worked as an architect and designer of furniture, and taught architecture at the Universidad Central de Venezuela in Caracas. In the […]

A new selection of works drawn from the MOLAA Permanent Collection is on view now in the Permanent Collection Gallery. MOLAA’s new Chief Curator, Cecilia Fejardo-Hill, has curated the exhibition of 50 works which offers both broad and specific views about the art. The works span multiple periods, techniques and perspectives from the traditional to […]

MOLAA has taken a proactive stance to help the environment while it helps its own “bottom line” through the use of solar power, water-wise landscaping and printing its publications on FSC certified paper. “Now more than ever it is critical for all of us, including the museum community, to do our part to save the […]

The Sites of Latin American Abstraction:Selections from the Ella Fontanals-Cisneros Collection is on view now through through January 24, 2010. The exhibition proposes a fresh approach to the Latin American tradition of geometric abstract art produced between the decades of the 1930s and the 1970s. The unorthodox and innovative exhibition format, curated by Juan Ledezma […]