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Pacific Standard Time
Language: en
Pages: 330
Authors: J. Paul Getty museum (Los Angeles, Calif.)., Martin-Gropius-Bau (Berlin, Germany)
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011 - Publisher: Getty Publications

"This volume is published for the occasion of the Getty's citywide grant initiative Pacific Standard Time: Art in Los Angeles 1945-1980 and accompanies the exhibition Pacific Standard Time: Crosscurrents in L.A. Painting and Sculpture 1950- 1970, held at the J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles."
Pacific Standard Time
Language: en
Pages: 20
Authors: J. Paul Getty Museum
Categories: Painting, American
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012 - Publisher:

Pacific Standard Time was a collaboration of over 60 cultural institutions culminating in a series of linked exhibitions and programs across Southern California between October 2011 and March 2012. In addition to its lasting scholarly impact, Pacific Standard Time contributed significantly to the local and regional economies through the expenditures
The DIY Movement in Art, Music and Publishing
Language: en
Pages: 276
Authors: Sarah Lowndes
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-04-20 - Publisher: Routledge

This book considers the history of Do It Yourself art, music and publishing, demonstrating how DIY strategies have transitioned from being marginal, to emergent, to embedded. Through secondary research, observation and 30 original interviews, each chapter analyses one of 15 creative cities (San Francisco, Los Angeles, Dusseldorf, New York, London,
Street Level: Los Angeles in the Twenty-First Century
Language: en
Pages: 198
Authors: Rob Sullivan
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-04-01 - Publisher: Routledge

In the latter part of the C20th, a series of seminal books were written which examined Los Angeles by the likes of Reyner Banham, Mike Davis, Edward Soja, Allen Scott, Michael Dear, Frederick Jameson, Umberto Eco, Bernard-Henri Levy, and Jean Baudrillard which have been hugely influential in thinking about cities
Made in Los Angeles
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: Rachel Rivenc
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-04-01 - Publisher: Getty Publications

In the 1960s, a group of Los Angeles artists fashioned a body of work that has come to be known as the “LA Look” or West Coast Minimalism. Its distinct aesthetic is characterized by clean lines, simple shapes, and pristine reflective or translucent surfaces, and often by the use of