Yearly Archives: 2012

Still from HD video, 'Internal Displacement', 2009, 17 min. | Courtesy of the artist.

Dissecting Oppression: The Evocative Work of Leander Djønne

collaboration with KCET Artbound
By Sara Schnadt

Susanna Bixby Dakin, An Artist For President, campaign image, 1984 | Photo: Courtesy of the artist.

An Artist for President: An Interview with Susanna Bixby Dakin

collaboration with KCET Artbound
By Sara Schnadt and Pilar Tompkins Rivas

Gina Osterloh, Somewhere Tropical (Looking Back I Accepted Your Invitation), 40 x 40 in, photograph, 2006. | Photo: Courtesy of the artist.

A Conversation on Transnational Identity and the Subtleties of Being Seen

collaboration with KCET Artbound
By Michelle Dizon and Gina Osterloh

Road to Inca Ruins, Los Shapis / Ramones 42" x 42"acrylic screen print on canvas, 2010.

Eamon Ore-Giron: Surfing the ‘Latin American Cultural Reverb’

collaboration with KCET Artbound
By Pilar Tompkins Rivas


Collaboration Labs: Southern California Artists and the Artists Space Movement

Collaboration Labs: Southern California Artists and the Artists Space Movement investigates five artists and artists’ groups that have been central to the alternative artists’ space movement in Southern California since the early 1970s.


2010 Annual Program

18th Street Art Center’s 2010 catalogue features the work of emerging and prominent local and international artists and curators, whom we have worked with; art exhibitions that have revolutionized the meaning of socially engaging public art; our ground-braking events that have attracted over 3,000 visitors to the 18th Street complex within the last year, and much more!


Context Clayton Campbell

Context Clayton Campbell, Photo-Based Artwork 1970-2010 by Clayton Campbell Context Clayton Campbell is an introduction to the 40- year career of artist Clayton Campbell. Exploring the evolution of his photo-based works from 1970 to present, Context Clayton Campbell begins with the


An Artist for President

An Artist for President is a personal reflection of Dakin’s and campaign manager Lowell Darling’s journey across the blurry boundaries between art and politics. It is a meditation on the possibility that sometimes citizens really want (whether we know it or not) to be allowed and encouraged to participate in the ongoing creation of our nation.


100 Waves

100 Waves: Dispatches from a Journey to the Green Room By Michael W. Barnard This high-quality coffee-table sized (11″ X 13″) hardbound book consists of color drawings, sketches, and text from Michael Barnard’s sketchbook journals stretching back 50 years to 1959.


Alternative Art Incubators

Alternative Art Incubators examines how the creation and production of innovative public art in Los Angeles might be cultivated through the concept of an “Alternative Arts Incubator” that blends the collaboration, experimentation and multi-disciplined practice of alternative spaces with the strategic paradigm for sustainability and artist exposure at the core of arts incubators.