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ALAC Videos Now Online

ALAC Videos Now Online

July 27, 2016

Watch talks, lectures, and performances from ALAC 2016 and other recent editions



Alison O’Daniel: Centennial Marching Band Forwards, Backwards, Pause, Silent

Alison O’Daniel: Centennial Marching Band Forwards, Backwards, Pause, Silent

December 28, 2015

Opening Night performance organized by JOAN



Madcapra, G&B Coffee at ALAC

Madcapra, G&B Coffee at ALAC

January 26, 2016

Grand Central Market's top restaurants come to Santa Monica



New issue of Art Los Angeles Reader

New issue of Art Los Angeles Reader

January 20, 2016

Contributions from Sasha Archibald, Math Bass and Lauren Davis Fisher, Smart Objects, Karon Davis and Helen Molesworth



Freeways

Freeways

December 28, 2015

Section for young galleries debuts at Art Los Angeles Contemporary 2016



Participants announced for curated Talks and Lectures program

Participants announced for curated Talks and Lectures program

December 28, 2015

Kenneth Anger, Charlie White, and more to appear in ALAC Theatre



Art Los Angeles Reader

Art Los Angeles Reader

November 02, 2015

The fair's platform for established and emerging voices in art writing



Independent Publishers at ALAC 2016

Independent Publishers at ALAC 2016

October 11, 2015

New section curated by Miriam Katzeff of Primary Information



Curated Talks and Lectures at ALAC 2016

Curated Talks and Lectures at ALAC 2016

October 08, 2015

Expanded program organized by Marc LeBlanc, Curator of Events & Programming



Lazy Boy Installation at ALAC 2015

Lazy Boy Installation at ALAC 2015

January 27, 2015

At the fair entrance is Wrinkle Decker’s Lazy Boy, an economic play on heroic sculpture.



Art Los Angeles Reader Release

January 22, 2015

Issue One available on opening night at ALAC 2015



Focus on artist Doug Ischar

Focus on artist Doug Ischar

January 21, 2015

A screening of four video works and a Q&A with artist Vanalyne Green



Raymond Pettibon x Freeway Eyewear x ForYourArt

Raymond Pettibon x Freeway Eyewear x ForYourArt

January 21, 2015

Alex Israel and ForYourArt limited edition sunglasses created with Raymond Pettibon



ALAC & wHY partner for space

January 14, 2015

wHY STRATEGIZES SOCIAL SPACES AT ART LOS ANGELES CONTEMPORARY



Solo Projects at ALAC 2015

Solo Projects at ALAC 2015

January 09, 2015

David Kordansky Gallery, team (gallery, inc.), AND NOW, Spinello Projects, Tif Sigfrids, KANSAS



Galleries to Debut at ALAC 2015

Galleries to Debut at ALAC 2015

November 25, 2014

ALAC 2015 is pleased to welcome 18 first time exhibitors



Printed Matter presents DYNASTY HANDBAG

Printed Matter presents DYNASTY HANDBAG

January 27, 2014

Printed Matter and ALAC present Dynasty Handbag in a performance-arty-leotardation-comedy-psychic-meltdown-voiceover-stretchpants/antipants-lezbiananationalarmy of recent short works.



Vanity Projects: Nail Art Atelier

Vanity Projects: Nail Art Atelier

January 20, 2014

Vanity Projects, sponsored by Perrier, will be offering complimentary manicures onsite at ALAC.



Mark Hagen’s Ramada Santa Monica for ARTBOOK | D.A.P.

Mark Hagen’s Ramada Santa Monica for ARTBOOK | D.A.P.

January 09, 2014

Space frame sculpture encompasses the Art Los Angeles Contemporary on-site bookstore



Jim Shaw’s The Hole and The Whole on MOCAtv

Jim Shaw’s The Hole and The Whole on MOCAtv

January 20, 2013

MOCAtv presents the debut of Jim Shaw’s The Hole and The Whole at Art Los Angeles Contemporary on Thursday January 24, 2013. ALAC is pleased to announce a programming partnership with MOCAtv, the first and only dedicated art channel to be part of YouTube's original channel initiative, to present a series of videos during the course of the fair.



Focus Screening on Neil Beloufa (2009 - 2011)

Focus Screening on Neil Beloufa (2009 - 2011)

January 18, 2013

Art Los Angeles Contemporary and Francois Ghebaly Gallery present a focused selection of award-winning films by artist Neil Beloufa. Selections include: Kempinski, Untitled, Expert, Lifestyle, Brune Renault, and April 2nd.



Artist Ben Jones screens The Problem Solverz

Artist Ben Jones screens The Problem Solverz

January 08, 2013

Today at Art Los Angeles Contemporary, Ben Jones will screen two rare episodes of Ben Jones's Cartoon Network Animated Series "The Problem Solverz.”



“It’s not you, it’s me, I will always love you dear”

“It’s not you, it’s me, I will always love you dear”

January 07, 2013

Artist Jon Pylypchuk debuts “It's not you, it’s me, I will always love you dear”, a new large-scale installation at the entrance to Art Los Angeles Contemporary. With the sculptures standing between six and nine feet tall and arranged into small groups, the space becomes the site of a cartoonish political rally.



ALAC announces partnership with MOCAtv

ALAC announces partnership with MOCAtv

January 02, 2013

Art Los Angeles Contemporary is pleased to announce a programming partnership with MOCAtv, the first and only dedicated art channel to be part of YouTube's original channel initiative, to present a series of videos during the course of the fair. MOCAtv presents the debut of Jim Shaw’s The Hole and The Whole on MOCAtv on Thursday January 24, 2013.



Trophy Modern by artist Ry Rocklen

Trophy Modern by artist Ry Rocklen

December 12, 2012

UNTITLED and Thomas Solomon Gallery will present a solo presentation of work by artist Ry Rocklen. Rocklen, a Los Angeles-based artist collects cast-off objects and transforms them into performative objects and post-minimalist sculpture.



SPOTLIGHT: We Are The Painters and Lizzie Fitch presented by New Galerie (Paris)

SPOTLIGHT: We Are The Painters and Lizzie Fitch presented by New Galerie (Paris)

December 12, 2012

New Galerie presents a collaborative booth with Paris-based collective, We Are The Painters (WATP) created by Aurélien Porte and Nicolas Beaumelle and L.A. based artist Lizzie Fitch.



Solo Projects presented at Art Los Angeles Contemporary

Solo Projects presented at Art Los Angeles Contemporary

December 12, 2012

ALAC 2013 hosted numerous solo projects from International exhibitors with booths including painting, functional furniture, sculpture and installation. Solo presentations became integrated onto the floor of the fair to provide a unique, focused presentation from participating galleries.



Marcel Duchamp prizewinners Daniel Dewar & Grégory Gicquel & 2006 Marcel Duchamp winner Phillip Mayaux

Marcel Duchamp prizewinners Daniel Dewar & Grégory Gicquel & 2006 Marcel Duchamp winner Phillip Mayaux

December 12, 2012

Galerie Loevenbruck will present 2012 Marcel Duchamp prizewinners Daniel Dewar & Grégory Gicquel as well as the 2006 Marcel Duchamp winner Phillip Mayaux.



Ceci n’est pas… Art Between France and Los Angeles

Ceci n’est pas… Art Between France and Los Angeles

November 18, 2012

For the 2013 edition, Art Los Angeles Contemporary is partnering with Ceci n'est pas… Art Between France and Los Angeles.



Disappearing Environments

Disappearing Environments

January 24, 2012

Judy Chicago and "Disappearing Environments" during the Opening Night of Art Los Angeles Contemporary & the Pacific Standard Time Performance and Public Art Festival



SEMIOTEXT(E) Talks at Art Los Angeles Contemporary

SEMIOTEXT(E) Talks at Art Los Angeles Contemporary

January 21, 2012

Semiotexte presents three events: David Wojnarowicz: A definitive history of five or six years on the lower east side—a conversation with Sylvere Lotringer and Jennifer Doyle; Chris Kraus, Where Art Belongs—a reading by Chris Kraus; and Halsted Plays Himself—a reading and screening with artist and filmmaker William E. Jones.



Artist Brian Butler's 'Union of Opposites'

Artist Brian Butler's 'Union of Opposites'

January 21st, 2012

Los Angeles-based artist Brian Butler debuted his new film 'Union of Opposites', his most ambitious work to date, at Art Los Angeles Contemporary.



Preparations for “Disappearing Environments”

Preparations for “Disappearing Environments”

January 14, 2012

Disappearing Environments test runs underway with Judy Chicago, Materials & Applications, and members of the community.



The ALAC Music Space with Jesse Peterson and Carlos Niño of dublab

The ALAC Music Space with Jesse Peterson and Carlos Niño of dublab

Jesse Peterson and Carlos Niño bring a contemporary music program to the Santa Monica Airport setting up a Music Space in the Barker Hangar.



Art Los Angeles Contemporary celebrates the Pacific Standard Time Performance & Public Art Festival

Art Los Angeles Contemporary celebrates the Pacific Standard Time Performance & Public Art Festival

Judy Chicago and Materials & Applications collaborate on a reinventions of Disappearing Environments



Pacific Standard Time Performance & Public Art Festival

Pacific Standard Time Performance & Public Art Festival

The 11-day Pacific Standard Time Performance and Public Art Festival will present 25 projects including re-stagings of historic performances, and reinterpretations by younger artists of the works of their predecessors.