Posts Tagged ‘modern art’

A  sneak peek into our galleries as we finish installing works of art from our upcoming exhibition, Mexico: Expected/Unexpected. Beginning this Sunday, February 20 through May 15, 2011, you will have the opportunity to view the exhibition. The  works of art are  from the Isabel and Agustin Coppel Collection, one of the most comprehensive contemporary […]


(The artist installing her work.) Entre tú y la imagen de ti a mí llega / Between You and the Image of You That Reaches Me by Mexican conceptual and installation artist, Mariana Castillo-Deball is currently on view through September 12, 2010. Her installation pieces revolve around two important figures of Aztec mythology: Coatlique, the […]


Currently our curatorial staff is in the process of installing Manchuria: Peripheral Vision-A Felipe Ehrenberg Retrospective. These are a few images of what is  taking place in our galleries as we prepare for the opening  of the exhibition on May 23.


We are proud to announce two new acquisitions to our Permanent Collection – Cups for Argamenon’s Mask, 1995, by Brazilian conceptual artist, Tunga (Antônio José de Barros Carvahlo de Mello Mourão) and a watercolor drawing, A Plan for a Summer House/ Plano de casa de verano, 2002, by the Cuban collective Los Carpinteros (Marco Castillo, […]


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 […]


El grito II / The Cry II, 1983, oil on canvas, (detail of triptych, 41 5/16 x 68 15/1 in.),Collection of Fundacion Guayasamín Beginning Saturday, April 18, Of Rage and Redemption: The Art of Oswaldo Guayasamin, will be on view at MOLAA. This traveling exhibition will make its final national stop at the museum. Heralded […]