Ray Caesar

Recently spotted in Los Angeles: two young girls wearing cat masks and outfits match ing the floral wallpaper behind them. Other strange figures, like a beautiful woman lying on a couch with a blood-red organism growing out of a wound on her back and another woman lying on the beach with a parasol and octopus tentacles for legs, were seen as well. Welcome to the …

Juliet Rose

The spare key, a couple of nails, ring pulls from drink cans, safety pins and more safety pins… For most, all those odd bits and pieces that gather in bowls and boxes and on tabletops are just the seemingly insignificant but endless debris of everyday life. For British artist Juliet Rose, clutter is the subject of her strikingly graphic paintings. Carefully arranging these inane objects—hairclips, …

Miriam Wosk: Euphoria

Miriam Wosk's first solo museum exhibition opens today, 8 September 2006, at the Santa Monica Museum of Art and runs through 25 November 2006. "Euphoria" features large-scale paintings encrusted with pearls, glitter, crystals, starfish, collage, and paint, and the premiere of a documentary film about Wosk’s studio process, which is produced, written, and directed by Academy Award-winning filmmaker Terry Sanders. In her previous career as …