August 5 – 27, 2010
“They Will Take It Back,” is a solo exhibit from artist Daniel Danger. This show, which will feature both originals and limited editions, will open August 5th, with an opening reception from 7-10 PM. Danger will attend the opening and the exhibit will run through August 27th.
Daniel Danger and Gallery1988 have also partnered up to release Danger’s first full-scale art toy, a SUPER limited and BEAUTIFUL hand-crafted piece, produced by our friends at Pretty In Plastic. The toy will be first available at his opening reception next Thursday, August 5th. Each toy will also come with a very limited, hand embellished print.
Ai Weiwei is scheduled to do to three shows in Los Angeles in September/October firstly he is taking over Jeffrey Deitch’s new Hollywood gallery for its inaugural show, opening Sept 29th then he has a show at the Marciano Art Foundation, opening Sept 28th and finally starting Oct 4th he will be showing a marble sculpture at the new UTA Artist Space in Beverly Hills.
A range of alternative galleries have sprung up in the city, creating micro-museums that offer unique experiences not found in ‘white-walled galleries’
The Los Angeles Department of Transportation has recruited artist Alan Nakagawa to reduce traffic deaths.
With new prestige museums, high-profile art events and a proliferation of bands, record stores and hangout spaces, the city’s cultural life is booming