Alex Hubbard’s massive ‘canvases’ stud new Maccarone Gallery
The British aren’t coming; they’re already here, in a pub, in Santa Monica. But the New Yorkers are piling in, the latest and best evidence is Maccarone’s tricked-out art gallery, surely a bellwether for the new, gentrifying Boyle Heights. The 6,000 square-foot SoHo-style space, the Los Angeles outpost of a West Village parent gallery, occupies ...
Duckler’s ‘The Groundskeepers’ in historic Boyle Heights
The Groundskeepers, a multi-scene, walk-thru performance taking place at Linda Vista Hospital in East Los Angeles’s historic Boyle Heights neighborhood, reverses viewer expectations. Choreographer/director Heidi Duckler and her artistic collaborators identify unseen, intriguing spaces in the hosptial, and transform them into artistic installations. The performance begins on an external fire escape (anticipate gymnastic dangling); then ...