Still life with Lupita

Still life with Lupita

art21:

"Paint is a very sensual material. It’s lovely to work with and lovely to look at." —Glenn Ligon

Whatever Valentine’s Day means to you, there’s always room to get sensual with art!

WATCH: Glenn Ligon in History [available in the U.S only] | Additional videos

IMAGES: Glenn Ligon in his studio, Brooklyn, New York, 2011. Production still from the Art in the Twenty-First Century Season 6 episode, History, 2012. © Art21, Inc. 2012.

One of my favorite shows at LACMA during my short tenure was the Glenn Ligon exhibition. 

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This Neko Case/Calexico performance just made my night. Making birthday party mixes for a very diverse crowd is hard. 

Reams of L.A.

Reams of L.A.

XO. Cannot stop. 

Big spoon, little spoon.

Big spoon, little spoon.

// A List of One’s Own: Favorite Albums of 2013 (in random order of enjoyment)//

Modern Vampires of the City, Vampire Weekend
Woman, Rhye
Night Time, My Time, Sky Ferreira
Cupid Deluxe, Blood Orange
Cerulean Salt, Waxahatchee
Wondrous Bughouse, Youth Lagoon
Adam Green & Binki Shapiro, Adam Green & Binki Shapiro
Praxis Makes Perfect, Neon Neon
MCII, Mikal Cronin
Heartthrob, Tegan and Sara 

Pretty poppy and fun this year, but who am I kidding? Pretty poppy and fun every year.

Santa’s little helper.

Santa’s little helper.

Oakland by way of Los Angeles, via Brooklyn through San Francisco.