Wednesday June 6, 2018
ROBERT WEINGARTEN– Focus on Infinity opens today at the Los Angeles Public Library
Opening today at Los Angeles Public Library's Central Library is Robert Weingarten– Focus on Infinity in the First Floor Galleries. The Library is located at 630 West 5th Street in downtown Los Angeles. The Library is open from 10am to 8pm Monday-Thursday, 9:30am to 5:30pm on Fridays and Saturdays and 1-5pm on Sundays. The exhibition runs through August 5.
Thursday February 1, 2018
FOR ALL THE WORLD TO SEE opens today at the Los Angeles Public Library.
Opening today, February 1, 2018 at the Los Angeles Public Library’s Getty Gallery is "For All the World to See: Visual Culture and the Struggle for Civil Rights," an exhibition funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) and toured by the Mid-American Arts Alliance (MAAA).
The show examines the vital role that visual imagery played in the fight for racial and social equality from the 1940s through the 1970s. Organized by the Center for Art, Design, and Visual Culture at the University of Maryland, Baltimore, and curated by Dr. Maurice Berger, the exhibition traces the emergence of attempts by some African Americans (such as the well-known photographer Gordon Parks) to present a more nuanced and accurate picture of African American life, relying on the power of the camera.
The exhibition runs through May 25, 2018 and the Library is open Monday through Thursday from 10am to 8pm; Friday and Saturday from 9:30am to 5:30pm; and Sunday from 1-5pm. Admission is free.
Tuesday October 3, 2017
MICRONAUT has two exhibitions opening this week at RAFFMA.
This week finds two exhibitions opening at the Robert and Frances Fullerton Museum of Art at Cal State San Bernardino, curated by MICRONAUT . Return to Form: Dennis Hopper Photographs Japan, and Andy Warhol: Polaroids both open to public with an opening reception on 10/5 from 6-8pm. Both shows will run through December 9, 2017.
Friday August 4, 2017
MICRONAUT is proud to announce our new partnership with the Los Angeles Public Library!
After months of keeping a tight lip, we are finally happy to be able to report our new partnership with the LAPL. Specifically we will be responsible for the programming and management of the exhibit spaces within the Central Branch Library in downtown LA, including the Getty and Annenberg Galleries. In addition however, we will also be revamping several presentations in the various branches all over the city, and at City Hall! We are excited to finally be getting to work on this, and you'll be seeing more news here from time to time to announce the exciting things happening at LAPL!
Thursday May 25, 2017
A wonderful write-up on Laura Parker by Ann Jastrab in All About Photo.com, including a promotion of this Friday's talk at SPARC Gallery.
"Laura Parker has an exhibition of these prints up at Sparc Gallery in South Pasadena. As part of the closing reception for her show titled, "Imagining Infinity," she will also be presenting an artist talk on Friday, May 26 from 6-8. Where else would you want to be this weekend but sitting in the audience asking the artist how she came up with her ideas? Because Sparc isn't just showing the rubbings; they are also featuring a selection of her photo drawings."
Monday May 15, 2017
Laura Parker Closing at SPARC Gallery. May 26 will bring Laura Parker's "Imagining Infinity" to a close. To mark the close of this popular exhibition, the artist will be holding an artist talk on May 26 from 6-7:30pm. Please plan to join us for a compelling conversation about the work.
Friday May 12, 2017
Dennis Hopper's "The Lost Album" coming to Kohn Gallery in Los Angeles, opening July 8. This exhibit recreated in it's entirety, is a re-envisioned curation of Hopper's first photography show in 1970 organized by legendary curator Henry T. Hopkins. This exciting selection from 400 small, one-of-a-kind mounted photographs taken in the 1960's will be on view. Also appearing in an adjoining gallery will be a selection of Hopper's friends and contemporaries drawn from the holdings of the Kohn Gallery.
Monday May 1, 2017
MICRONAUT is thrilled to report we have a new office space! You can find us working away in our new office at 1510 Oxley Street in South Pasadena! Stop by and say "hi" if you are in our neighborhood!
Friday December 30, 2016
MICRONAUT's "American Aleph" makes ArtForum Magazines "Best of 2016". MICRONAUT is flattered to have been included in ArtForum's annual list of exceptional exhibitions. We are very humbled and honored by the mention. We hope you got to see this compelling presentation of Wallace Berman's work. If not be sure to see our exhibitions page (WHAT WE DO) to see the photos and read the press this exhibition received.