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Jonas Wood at David Kordansky Gallery, Los Angeles

Video by Enrico

A major exhibition by Los Angeles-based artist Jonas Wood is currently on view at David Kordansky Gallery in Los Angeles. Jonas Wood’s solo show at the gallery’s new location at 5130 W. Edgewood Place is Wood’s most expansive and diverse exhibition to date. It extends across three exhibition spaces, with each room focusing on a genre within his painting practice: plants, sports cards, and portraits. A salon-style installation of works on paper that are closely related to the paintings on view complements the exhibition. In this video, we attend the opening reception of the show on November 8, 2014. The exhibition runs until January 10, 2015.

Jonas Wood was born in Boston, MA (US) in 1977. Wood lives and works in Los Angeles. Selected solo exhibitions include Hammer Museum, Los Angeles; the High Line, New York; the Lever House Art Collection, New York; Anton Kern Gallery, New York; and Shane Campbell Gallery, Chicago.

Jonas Wood at David Kordanksy Gallery, Los Angeles. O…

Aaron Morse "Cloud World" at ACME Gallery, Los Angeles, California

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ACME. is pleased to present "Cloud World," a solo exhibition of new work by Los Angeles based artist Aaron Morse. The show features new paintings ranging from small to large scale. These new canvases explore three different scenes: luminous cloudscapes, turbulent seascapes, and illustrations of various, exotic animals from the land, sky, and sea. Morse presents these three different worlds in colorful and surreal depictions where space manages to seem disorienting and infinite.

Aaron Morse (b. 1974, Tucson, Arizona) received his MFA from the University of Cincinnati and his BFA at the University of Arizona. Recent exhibitions include I-20 Gallery, New York; Andrew Rafacz/Country Club, Chicago; Weatherspoon Art Museum, Greensboro; ACME., Los Angeles; the Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art, Logan; and the Hammer Museum of Art, Los Angeles. Morse's work is included in the permanent collections of the Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo; the Hammer Museum of Art, UCLA; the Lo…