Los Angeles Times
Date: 2011-11-28
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Pacific Standard Time will explore the origins of the Los Angeles art world through museum exhibitions throughout Southern California over the next six months. Times art reviewer Sharon Mizota has set the goal of seeing all of them. This is her latest report. With a few exceptions, the only art Ive seen since September has been part of Pacific Standard Time, a circumstance that leaves me feeling as if Im traveling in a wobbly time warp that nets out somewhere in the early 1970s. State of Mind: New California Art circa 1970 at the Orange County Museum of Art does little to dispel this sensation, focusing on a narrow but fertile span of time, from the late 1960s to the mid-'70s. It includes more than 150 works of art that could be described a...(read more)
... Pacific Standard Time will explore the origins of the Los Angeles art world through museum exhibitions throughout Southern California over the next six months. Times art reviewer Sharon Mizota has set the goal of seeing all of them. This is her lates ...
... Shoot, in which he had himself shot in the arm, are unavoidable but obligatory signposts. However, the show also includes many surprises. An uncharacteristically demure 1971 work by Paul McCarthy ...
... is a sequence of 25 slides of the same street corner taken at different moments. Equally modest and self-contained is a clear plastic wall piece by Michael Asher, better known for large-scale architectural interventions. Most intriguing is documentat ...
... once said, The world is full of objects, more or less interesting: I do not wish to add any more. -- Sharon Mizota Orange County Museum of Art, 850 San Clemente Drive, Newport Beach, (949) 759-1122, through Jan. 22. Closed Mondays and Tuesdays. ww ...


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