Thursday, April 23, 2009
What's Hot, Besides the Weather, in the City of Angels
I saw lots of art recently up in LaLaLand. Open studios can clarify the trends, especially of what is selling: urban photography, decorative abstraction, glossy surface, Asian influenced imagery. Surprisingly not a lot of pop-surrealism/graffiti. But there was definitely some figuration and surrealism in the traditional vein.
This painter, John Zarcone, I liked--he stood out from the crowd. And since I’m into drips…