Rodrigo Valenzuela in LA Weekly 8.23.19

Rodrigo Valenzuela, Installation view of General Song, 2018 (Klowden Mann)

BEST OF L.A. ARTS: ARTIST RODRIGO VALENZUELA
 
SHANA NYS DAMBROT
AUGUST 23, 2019

Don’t let the imposing sculptural installations and nested layers of in-camera spaces and arrayed objects fool you, Rodrigo Valenzuela is a photographer. While he often generates large-scale, labor-intensive scenes and motifs in the studio — tableaux constructed of mixed media structures of paper, plaster, metal and paint — all of this is done in the ultimate service of photography. Except ... (read more)

Rodrigo Valenzuela in Oregon Live 8.23.19

11 Portland art exhibits to freshen up your fall

 

By Briana Miller | For The Oregonian/OregonLive

New shows this fall showcase the work of (clockwise, from top left): Noritaka Tatehana, Jeremy Okai Davis, Brenda Mallory and Rodrigo Valenzula.

The fall art season kicks off with solid offerings that include the Portland2019 Biennial at Disjecta Contemporary Art Center and the Portland Institute for Contemporary Art's Time-Based Art Festival, followed by city-wide programming around the second annual Portland Textile Month in October.
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Jonesy screening in Montreal, Quebec 8.15.19

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Rodrigo Valenzuela joins the J. Paul Getty Museum Collection 8.10.19

Rodrigo Valenzuela
Barricade No. 1, 2017
General Song, Edition 1 of 3
Archival pigment print mounted on Sintra
55.5 x 45.25 x 2.25 in  (141 x 114.9 x 5.7 cm) (framed)
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Rodrigo Valenzuela in two-person exhibition at USF Contemporary Art Museum 8.2.19

THE RETURN OF THE REAL:
ROBERT LAZZARINI AND RODRIGO VALENZUELA
August 26 – December 7, 2019
USF Contemporary Art Museum
Curated by Christian Viveros-Fauné: organized by USF Contemporary Art Museum
A two-person exhibition, featuring the work of Los Angeles-based artist Rodrigo Valenzuela (b. 1982 Santiago, Chile) and New York-based sculptor Robert Lazzarini (b. 1965, Denville, N.J.), The Return of the Real presents the work of two U.S.-based artists who are distinctly committed to re-presentation as a mode of visual experimentation and reasoning. ... (read more)

Andrea Chung in Hyperallergic 7.29.19

Andrea Chung, “Proverbs 12:22” (2019), Sugar, beads, rice, herbs, spices, and paper, Site-Specific Installation (Courtesy of the artist)
 
A Caribbean Present Steeped in a Colonial Past

 
In Coffee, Rhum, Sugar & Gold: A Postcolonial Paradox, ten artists explore the implications of colonialism’s violent legacy.
by Zoe Samudzi
July 29, 2019
SAN FRANCISCO — Coffee, Rhum, Sugar & Gold: A Postcolonial Paradox seeks to understand the enduring legacy of European colonialism in the Caribbean through the work of ten contemporary artists. The ... (read more)

Bettina Hubby in group show at DENK Gallery 7.19.19

Ultrachrome Plus
July 20 - September 7
Opening Reception: Saturday, July 20 from 6-8pm
David Dimichelle
Greg Gioiosa
Bettina Hubby
Julia Koerner
Irene Mamiye
Luigia Martelloni
Cecilia Miniucchi
Karin Apollonia Müller
Deborah Oropallo
Laura Parker
Paul Rickert
Judi Russell
Paul Silkowski
Antoni Stutz
Tim Nolan and Jody Zellen
DENK Gallery
749 East Temple St.
Los Angeles, CA 90012
Los Angeles, CA - DENK gallery is pleased to present, UltraChrome Plus, a group exhibition featuring digitally printed works by 16 contemporary artists who often ... (read more)

David Lloyd in group exhibition at Craig Kruller Gallery 7.11.19

UFOs
July 20 - August 31, 2019
Opening Reception: Saturday, July 20, 5-7 pm

Craig Krull Gallery
2525 Michigan Avenue, Building B-3
Santa Monica, California 90404

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Rebecca Farr in group show organized by PØST 7.2.19

EROTIC-VULVIC-PHALLIC
July 3rd, 6-9pm
4654 W. Washington Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA
An homage to Carolee Schneemann and Dionysus.
A one night bacchanal of imagistic metaphors reflecting the female, male and non-binary erotic pulse of the universe.
This is one of 31 Kamikaze exhibitions organized by HK Zamani for PØST running through the month of July.
"Drawing and masturbation were the first sacred experiences I remember."
Carolee Schneemann
Artists: Carolee Schneeman, Rosalyn Myles, Ben Lee Ritchie Handler, Lisa Teasley, Aline Mare, Shiri Mordechay, Charles ... (read more)

Rodrigo Valenzuela in screening at QUEENS LA 6.29.19

Video in Site: Soap Opera
July 27th

QUEENS LA
2601 Pasadena Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90031

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