Tuesday, October 27, 2015

Jim McHugh's Portraits of Famous People and Familiar Places | Los Angeles | Artbound | KCET

KCRW Link Liz Ohanesian
Artist Patssi Valdez in Los Angeles © 2001 Jim McHugh        http://www.kcet.org/arts/artbound/counties/los-angeles/jim-mchugh-portraits-los-angeles-artists-landmarks.html
Jim McHugh's Portraits of Famous People and Familiar Places | Los Angeles | Artbound | KCET

Norms Restaurant © 2001Jim McHugh

David Hockney Hollywood Hills © 1984 Jim McHugh

The Bryson Apts. Los Angeles © 1997 Jim McHugh

Monday, October 26, 2015

Artists Portraits Museum Exhibition


ESMoA: Artist Portraits by photographer 
Jim McHugh 
with original artworks by the artists.

Experience 19: TOUCH
  October 11, 2015 | Jan. 31, 2016 - 

Curated by Edward Goldman

Main hall at the El Segundo Museum of Art, four decades of artists portraits by Jim McHugh with original artworks by the artists. Sculptures by Peter Shelton and Allison Saar.

Installing one of the larger  portraits on canvas, a 5x7 foot image of German artist Thomas Demand. Innova Archival Mat canvas  gives a visual feel more like paper. Allison Saar's canvas print was the first use of this material and very quickly many more were printed. 



A 25 x 25 foot photograph of The Bryson Apts. in Los Angeles fills one whole wall of the exhibit. From a Type 55 Polaroid


Left to Right KCRW's Edward Goldman, Jim McHugh and ESMoA Director Bernhard Zuenkeler with David Hockney's 2005 painting "The Photographer and His Daughter. "


Thomas Demand photographed with a Deardorff 8x10 camera and Impossible Project 8x10 Instant Film

Above: Artworks by Ed Ruscha, Mike Kelley, Michael McMillen, John Baldessari, Mary Corse and John Nava




Thank you to those who contributed to the production of this exhibition


www.ESMoA.org


Monday, September 21, 2015

Experience 19: TOUCH

ESMoA
Experience 19: TOUCH
Opening: October 11, 2015 | 10am - 5pm
Edward Goldman PBS interviewDavid Hockney painting "The Photographer and his Daughter" | 2005 | Los Angeles
The LA Art Scene: Original Artworks Paired with
Photographic Portraits of Artists by Jim McHugh
Curated by Edward Goldman Host of KCRW’s “Art Talk”

The archives of renowned photographer Jim McHugh hold nearly four decades of rare images chronicling the city and the diversity of artists working there. TOUCH ventures to pair Jim McHugh’s photographic portraits of L.A. artists - including rarely seen vintage Polaroids and original 8x10 transparencies - with original works by many of the artists who have posed for McHugh.
Portrait Photography and Artworks
Lisa Adams | Lita Albuquerque | Peter Alexander | Martha Alf | Carlos Almaraz | Robert Ameson | Chuck Arnoldi | Axis | Don Bachardy | John Baldessari | Larry Bell | Billy Al Bengston | Karl Benjamin | Fletcher Benton | Tony Berlant | Tony Bevan | Big Sleeps | Howard Bingham | Elmer Bischoff | Mark Bradford | William Brice | Joan Brown | Hans Burkhardt | Alberto Burri | Cale | Robbie Canal | Squeak Carnwath | Karen Carson | Judy Chicago | Mary Corse | Ron Davis | Roy De Forest | Jay DeFeo | Defer | Thomas Demand | Valentine DeWain | Richard Diebenkorn | Laddie John Dill | Guy Dill | Jim Dine | Sharon Ellis Joe Fay | Keith Finch | Jud Fine | Fishe | Gordon Onslow Ford | Llyn Foulkes | Sam Francis | Viola Frey | Gajin Fujita | Cornelia Funke | Charles Garabedian | Margaret Garcia | Cheri Gaulke | Henry Geldzahler | Jill Giegerich | Piero Golia | Joe Goode | Robert Graham | Alexandra Grant | Alexandra Grant | Mineko Grimmer | Gronk | James Hayward | Roger Herman | George Herms | David Hockney | Patrick Hogan | Tom Holland | Henry Hopkins | Dennis Hopper | Pontus Hutton | Robert Irwin | Jim Isermann | Richard Jackson | “Mike” Matsumi Kanemitsu | Craig Kauffman | Mike Kelley | Ellsworth Kelly | King Cre8 | Ron Kitaj | Rachel Lachowicz | Won Ju Lim | Galia Linn | Helen Lundeberg | Sam Maloof | Heather Gwen Martin | Enrique Martinez Celaya | John Mason | John McCracken | DeLoss McGraw | Michael McMillan | Andy Moses | Ed Moses | Manfred Muller | Lee Mullican | Gwynn Murrill | Bruce Nauman | John Nava | Jayme Odgers | Eric Orr | Sabina Ott | John Otterbridge | Ann Page | Marc Pally | Maurice Payne | Rene Petroplis | Raymond Pettibon | Phantom | Rusty Powell | Kenn Price | Prime | Noah Purifoy | Mel Ramos | Roland Reiss | Frank Romero | Rachel Rosenthal | Sandra Mendelsohn Rubin | Ed Ruscha | Betye Saar | Alison Saar | Italo Scanga | Kenny Scharf | Jon Serl | Richard Serra | Joel Shapiro | Peter Shelton | Jungran Shin | Peter Shire | Julius Shulman | Alexis Smith | John Sonsini | Frank Stella | Coleen Sterritt | Mitchel Syrop | Mark Tansey | Masami Teraoka | Ann Thorneycroft | Simon Toparovsky | Joyce Treiman | James Turrell | Richard Tuttle | Kent Twitchell | John Valadez | Patssi Valdez | Vale | Bill Viola | Peter Voulkos | Matt Wedel | Doug Wheeler | Nick Wilder | Emerson Woelffer | Beatrice Wood | Davy Woods | Miriam Wosk | Bruce & Norman Yonemoto | and more...
 
Patssi Valdez is a Los Angeles artist whose work represents some of the finest Chicana avant-garde expressionism.


"The El Segundo Museum of Art has become an essential meeting place for curators and museum professionals."
~ Justinian Jampol, Wende Museum executive director
 
Cool School LA artists Larry Bell & Kenny Price in Taos, N.M. (1993)
Curatorial Remarks: October 11, 2015 | 2pm
Edward Goldman Host of KCRW’s “Art Talk”