CSRC director Chon Noriega writes about the recent fascination with Unabomber Theodore (Ted) Kaczynski. Noriega relates Home artist Daniel Joseph Martinez’s work “The House America Built,” modeled after Kaczynski’s cabin with the eight-episode TV special Manhunt: Unabomber premiering on the Discovery Channel August 1.
CSRC director Chon Noriega is quoted in a piece discussing the CSRC-organized exhibition Home—So Different, So Appealing currently on display at LACMA through October 15. This is the first of five shows LACMA will host in conjunction with the Getty funded arts initiative Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA.
Hyperallergic featured a review of the CSRC-organized exhibit Home—So Different, So Appealing. The review discusses many artworks in the show, including those by Guillermo Kuitca, Livia Corona Benjamin, Leyla Cárdenas, Abraham Cruzvillegas, Daniel Joseph Martinez, Vincent Valdez, and Julio César Morales.
The CSRC-organized exhibition "Home—So Different, So Appealing" was featured as a critic’s pick in ARTFORUM. Reviewer Andy Campbell named CSRC director Chon Noriega as one of three curatorial experts within the field of Latin American and Chicanx/Latinx who helped bring the show together. (Pepón Osorio, "Badge of Honor," 1995, installation view)
Hunter Drohojowska-Philp discusses the CSRC-organized exhibition Home—So Different, So Appealing on the radio show “Art Talk” on KCRW 89.9 FM. To listen to the story, click here.
Artist Carmen Argote’s sculpture 720 Sq. Feet: Household Mutations has been acquired by the Los Angeles County Museum of Art with funds provided by Jane Siegal and AHAN Studio Forum, 2017 Art Here and Now Purchase.
Home—So Different, So Appealing is mentioned in Discover Los Angeles’ list of Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA shows not to be missed. The CSRC-organized exhibition is on view through October 15 at LACMA.
In a news piece about upcoming exhibitions featuring Cuban-born artists, Cuban Art News mentions the artworks of Luis Cruz Azaceta, Félix González Torres, and María Elena González on display in Home—So Different, So Appealing at LACMA through October 15.
A blog post on Los Angeles County Museum on Fire discusses the artwork “The House That America Built” (date) by Daniel Joseph Martinez and on display in the exhibition Home—So Different, So Appealing at LACMA.
LACMA has announced Guadalupe Rosales as its first “Instagram artist-in-residence.” Rosales, a CSRC collections donor will use LACMA's Instagram platform as a means to discuss art and to encourage conversations about art in Los Angeles.