A Bad Hat, a Dumb Rock, and a Western Motel

Here’s three more reasons to visit L.A.  1. Can we finally now get over Norton Simon’s land grab of the Pasadena Art Museum? Fond memories when we were young and first saw the Warhol Brillo Boxes and the Richard Serra cut up redwoods. That was very cool. But then followed by the worst betrayal ever. Read more about A Bad Hat, a Dumb Rock, and a Western Motel[…]

Hello Handsome Big Artist with Large Nice Works

(Actual corespondance from serial artworld scammer.)  Subject: Big Painted sculpture, 94″ x 106″, 2014 Hello There Lift Trucks,         My name is Jackson Greene from Las Vegas. I actuallyobserved my wife has been viewing your website on my laptop and iguess she likes your piece of work. I’m also impressed and amazed tohave seen your various works too, Read more about Hello Handsome Big Artist with Large Nice Works[…]

The ‘Body Electric’ at Ricco/Maresca Gallery

MARGOT MIFFLIN, GUEST CURATOR/ IN ASSOCIATION WITH LIFT TRUCKS PROJECT So, what is the “Tattoo Window of Regret?” By Christopher Murray | 10/07/14 5:45pm Getting your current squeeze’s name needled into your butt when you’ve had a few too margaritas has become a rite of passage for a whole new generation, but it’s also become Read more about The ‘Body Electric’ at Ricco/Maresca Gallery[…]

Jeff Koons: Jeffie Goes to Hollywood

“Life is too important a thing ever to talk seriously about it.” –Vera, or The Nihilists Frankie Goes to Hollywood(FGTH), is an 80’s British band that had a hit with their single “Relax”. They released a greatest hits album, “Bang! The Greatest Hits Album of Frankie Goes to Hollywood”. It has only one hit on Read more about Jeff Koons: Jeffie Goes to Hollywood[…]

Inked Magazine: Body Electric-An Artistic History of Tattoos

How often do you pass someone on the street with tattoos and stop to think Wow, tattoos have come a long way in the last 100 years? Well, if you don’t, now is the time to start. Margot Mifflin, author of Bodies of Subversion: A Secret History of Women and Tattoo and curator of the Read more about Inked Magazine: Body Electric-An Artistic History of Tattoos[…]