LACMA / Permanent Collection
Isamu Noguchi, Coronos, Bronze
John Mclaughlin with Claes Oldenburg pool balls in the foreground
"I haven't sufficient interest in objects or anything I can see around me to do what Oldenburg does."—Donald Judd
This is from 1936. Amazing.
“We didn’t talk the art out. We talked about where we were going to get six dollars so we could buy gas for a car
to go to the Valley and get drunk… I don’t know that I’ve ever talked to Bob Irwin about art in my life.”—Ed Kienholz
That electrical outlet pisses me off.
Way before the LV handbags
"Art is basically made by dissatisfied people who are willing to find some means to relieve the dissatisfaction."—John Chamberlain
Willem de Kooning vs. Franz Kline
That De Kooning once belonged to my friend's dad. More about that later.