“myselves” at Kohn Gallery, Los Angeles

Kohn Gallery is pleased to present myselves, a group exhibition curated by Joshua Friedman, which features over twenty-five contemporary artists who use medium as a lens to examine the ways in which identity is structured or fabricated. With an eye to the physical, social, and historical properties of their chosen media, these emerging and established artists portray the self in pieces—as fragments that…

‘myselves’: 4 artists on interpreting the body in the age of pandemic

How does an artist shape and portray their identity? Curator Joshua Friedman explores the question in myselves, a group exhibition at Kohn Gallery in Los Angeles until October 31. The group show features work from 25 contemporary artists, including Amoako Boafo, Heidi Hahn, Bruce Conner, Loie Hollowell, Jesse Mockrin, Xiuching Tsay, and Naotaka Hiro. The work, which is as diverse as the artists Friedman selected, ranges from a portrait of a…

Editors’ Picks- 19 Events for Your Art Calendar This Week

Each week, we search New York City for the most exciting and thought-provoking shows, screenings, and events. In light of the global health crisis, we are currently highlighting events and digitally, as well as in-person exhibitions open in the New York area. See our picks from around the world below. Amir Nikravan’s polished-looking sculptures seem at first glance to be made of steel or bronze,…

10 In-Demand Works on Artsy This Week

In this weekly series, Artsy’s Curatorial team offers a look at the artworks that are currently gaining traction among collectors on Artsy. Looking at our internal data, we offer a selection of works that Artsy members are engaging with through inquiries, bids, page views, and saves. The following pieces are culled from recent online auctions and art fairs hosted on Artsy, as well…

Elsa Sahal, sculptrice décomplexée des excroissances

Les sculptures en céramique de cette diplômée des Beaux-arts de Paris ne laissent pas de marbre. Un militantisme teinté d’humour imprègne ses œuvres sensuelles. A l’image de sa fontaine attendue le 8 août à Nantes : un Manneken-Pis rose bonbon, au féminin.