Who is Visceral Response?Dina del Valle, raconteur, blabbermouth, know-it-all, collector of SAT words.
Tag Archives: Art
I wish there was a way to truly capture the scale and sobriety of this painting in a photo because although I tried, and this is the image from MOCA’s website, photography can’t capture the subtlety of the colors or the overwhelming size of the canvas, or the sense of calm but inevitable dread this painting conveys. It’s a heady painting that photography just can’t capture. And that’s unfortunate. Continue reading
Review of exhibitions currently showing at the Hammer Museum, specifically the Thek retrospective and Isola Bella by Danica Dakic. Continue reading
Rethinking my initial and less than flattering opinions of the Hammer Museum in Westwood, CA. Continue reading
Review of the shows currently on exhibit at Santa Monica Museum of Art. Continue reading
Plug for my favorite tumblr, “this isn’t happiness.” Continue reading
Thoughts about a favorite painting of mine, The Repentant Magdalen by George de la Tour, at the National Gallery of Art in Washington, DC.
Review of The Artist’s Museum currently showing at MOCA in downtown Los Angeles. Continue reading
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Robbie Conal, icon of Southern California iconoclasty. And seemingly normal old guy. Continue reading