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Virginia Dwan, 90, behind-the-scenes force in the art world

The Buffalo News 21 Sep 2022
BY NEIL GENZLINGER. NEW YORK TIMES ... 5 at her home in Santa Fe, N.M. She was 90 ... In 1965 she opened a second gallery, in Manhattan ... She opened that gallery with an exhibition by Edward Kienholz, who was becoming known for his elaborate assemblages, but soon she had a reputation for championing minimalists like LeWitt and Andre, as well as conceptualism.

Artist on building a 24-foot clay battleship

Missoulian 08 Sep 2022
Comparable works from the past include Edward and Nancy Reddin Kienholz’s “Jesus Corner,” a literal storefront which required the removal of a portion of exterior wall; or Chris Larson’s wood sculpture, “Pause (the Dukes of Hazzard ’69 Charger Ted Kaczynski’s Montana Refuge)” ...

A novel by Benjamín Labatut explores the dark side of science — and the color blue

The Los Angeles Times 09 Jul 2022
... routinely done to desperate women.” That’s Times art critic Christopher Knight writing about Edward Kienholz’s 1962 sculpture, “The Illegal Operation,” an unblinking examination of a back alley abortion currently on view at LACMA. Edward Kienholz, “The Illegal Operation,” 1962.

Commentary: As Roe vs. Wade is overturned, a grim 1962 sculpture gains tragic new relevance

The Los Angeles Times 03 Jul 2022
In 1962, when Edward Kienholz made “The Illegal Operation,” the sculpture gave intense visual form to an experience many knew, but one that remained submerged deep in the culture’s shadows ... Kienholz’s sculpture embodied one legacy of misogynistic brutality that had blessedly ended ... Edward Kienholz, “The Illegal Operation (detail),” 1962, mixed media.

Brian Maguire: Irish artist on depicting modern tragedies

Missoulian 28 Jun 2022
Cory Walsh. When Brian Maguire, an Irish painter, talks about his work, he sounds more like a documentary filmmaker or a war correspondent ... “I want to tell their story. We are storytellers." ... Everything ... He was close friends with the late artists Edward and Nancy Kienholz, who lived in Hope, a small community on the northeast side of Lake Pend Oreille ... .

Inside the swinging ’60s home where Dennis Hopper’s marriage unraveled

New York Post 21 May 2022
More On. hollywood. Fans ‘worried’ for ‘Princess Diaries’ star Heather Matarazzo after tweets about struggles ... Who is the actress playing ‘America Chavez’? ... Their daughter Marin was terrified of the art installation called “The Quickie” by Edward Kienholz, where a mannequin head had been mounted on roller skates ... ....

Baltimore’s ‘Visionary’ curator prepares to step down

Washington Blade 23 Sep 2021
This pattern of inclusion is part of the legacy of museum founder, director and primary curator Rebecca Alban Hoffberger, a longtime ally of the LGBTQ community ... That’s how I feel ... Inspired in part by Waters’ own art making and an Edward Kienholz exhibition he chanced upon, Adams began making art in 1996, after the loss of his toy poodle, Odie ... ....

100 years ago in the Inland Northwest: Ephrata attorney gifts President Harding a pair of bear cubs

The Spokesman-Review 26 Jul 2021
Lewis Kienholz, “of the famous athletic Kienholz family in Spokane,” was named the new assistant football coach at Lewis and Clark High School ... Edward Kienholz, Lawrence’s son, would become a world-famous creator of sculptural installations beginning in the 1950s.

Violent and sex offenders for Wednesday, March 18, 2020

Missoulian 18 Mar 2020
Violent offenders. Cole David Bates, 2395 Cottage Ct., Missoula. Gregorio Esparza, Missoula Pre-Release Center ... × ... {{title}} ... David Roy Kienholz, 1600 39th St., Missoula. Martin Edward Martinez, 2383 Livingston Ave., Missoula. .

Faurschou Foundation Fosters Global Connection

Washington Square News 09 Mar 2020
The exhibition is easy to take in, physically ... The best demonstration of this is Edward and Nancy Redding Kienholz’s “The Ozymandias Parade,” a massive mixed media tableau which presents replicas of guns and grenades on top of stacks of dollar bills, a leader upside down on a horse, a torn American flag and a skeleton in uniform ... .

Datebook: A Venice Beach artist shows four decades of work at USC

The Los Angeles Times 17 Jan 2020
Works made with sticks and chainsaws and others made out of a crashed Dodge ... Opens Tuesday and runs through April 4. USC, 823 W ... 121 N ... Edward and Nancy Kienholz, “The Merry-Go-World or Begat by Chance and the Wonder Horse Trigger,” at L.A ... Edward and Nancy Reddin Kienholz, “The Merry-Go-World or Begat By Chance and the Wonder Horse Trigger,” 1988-1992.

Datebook: Lezley Saar conjures magical beings in a solo show at Walter Maciel

The Los Angeles Times 09 Jan 2020
The arts scene is getting rolling again for the new year, with shows that dwell in mystical and a screening series that is all about dance. Here are almost a dozen exhibitions and events to check out in the coming week. ... Opens Saturday at 6 p.m ... 22 ... Edward and Nancy Kienholz, “The Merry-Go-World or Begat by Chance and the Wonder Horse Trigger,” at L.A.

Essential Arts: An exclusive backstage view of Matthew Bourne’s smash ‘Swan Lake’

The Los Angeles Times 28 Dec 2019
Related ... Ollman also has a look at an installation by Edward and Nancy Kienholz at L.A ... “We don’t ride this microcosm of life,” Ollman writes, “‘It’s life that takes us for a ride.” “The Merry-Go-World or Begat By Chance and the Wonder Horse Trigger,” 1988-1992, by Edward and Nancy Reddin Kienholz. (Estate of Nancy Reddin Kienholz / Jeff McLane, L.A ... .

How the Kienholz ‘Merry-Go-World’ invites you to spin the wheel of (mis)fortune

The Los Angeles Times 26 Dec 2019
Edward and Nancy Reddin Kienholz’s stirring installation at L.A ... Sallow varnish and gluey paint drip from multiple surfaces, the signature Kienholz patina of accumulated time and exhausted vitality. Detail of “The Merry-Go-World or Begat By Chance and the Wonder Horse Trigger” by Edward & Nancy Reddin Kienholz ... Edward and Nancy Reddin Kienholz.

Datebook: The Getty Museum digs into its photo collections to showcase the unseen

The Los Angeles Times 20 Dec 2019
An exhibition of photography and drawings of an important Mexican painter. Plus, South American textile works and new public art in Culver City. Here are five exhibitions and events to check out in the coming week..Unseen ... Through March 8 ... 616 N ... 29 ... Edward and Nancy Kienholz, “The Merry-Go-World or Begat by Chance and the Wonder Horse Trigger,” at L.A.

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