By Jake Romm
SEPT 2022 | ArtSeen
Los Angeles based painter Sayre Gomezs exhibition of new work, Renaissance Collection, currently on view at the Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo in Turin, Italy consists of five paintings focused on the eponymous collection of apartment buildings by developer Geoff Palmer. Palmer is notorious for being both a sleazy and rapacious figure in the LA real estate scene, and also, something of an idiot, having once claimed that The Italians actually settled LA before the Spanish and Chinese.
By Raphael Rubinstein
NOV 2022 | The Miraculous
n a working-class suburb of Rio de Janeiro, an Ethiopian-born mother hopes that her son will grow up to become a pediatrician. The boys Brazilian father, a dockworker, wants him to be a lawyer. The youths own ambition, initially, is to play professional soccer.