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AO On-Site: Printed Matter’s Los Angeles Art Book Fair at The Geffen Contemporary at MoCA, February 24th – 26th, 2017

Saturday, February 25th, 2017

Los Angeles – William Pope L.: “Trinket” at MOCA Through June 28th, 2015

Wednesday, May 6th, 2015

Los Angeles – Andy Warhol: “Shadows” on view at MOCA Through February 15th, 2015

Sunday, January 11th, 2015

Los Angeles – Steve McQueen: “Drumroll” at MoCA Pacific Design Center Through September 21st, 2014

Tuesday, August 12th, 2014

Los Angeles – Francesco Vezzoli: “Cinema Vezzoli” at MOCA Through August 11th, 2014

Thursday, June 5th, 2014

Los Angeles: Chris Johanson at MOCA Pacific Center, Through October 13th, 2013

Friday, September 20th, 2013

Los Angeles – Urs Fisher at MOCA through August 19th, 2013

Friday, July 12th, 2013

AO On Site – Los Angeles: “Art in the Streets” at the Geffen Contemporary at MOCA through August 8th, 2011

Thursday, July 21st, 2011

Go See – Los Angeles: 'Dennis Hopper Double Standard' curated by Julian Schnabel at MOCA through September 26th, 2010

Tuesday, August 10th, 2010

AO Breaking News: Jeffrey Deitch Named New Director of Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) in Los Angeles

Monday, January 11th, 2010

Go see – Los Angeles: ‘Collection: MoCA’s first thirty years’ Museum of Contemporary Art through May 3rd

Friday, December 18th, 2009

Los Angeles — Ellen Gallagher: “Accidental Records” at Hauser & Wirth Through January 28th, 2018

Monday, December 18th, 2017

Carl Andre Exhibition at MOCA Sees Protests Remembering Ana Mendieta

Monday, April 10th, 2017

Gallery in Los Angeles Claims Dealers Sold them Forged Andy Warhol Works

Friday, April 7th, 2017

MoCA Receives Major Gift of Twenty-Two Contemporary Works

Thursday, March 2nd, 2017

Paul Schimmel Leaves Hauser & Wirth in Los Angeles

Saturday, February 25th, 2017

Jonas Wood Designing Mural Outside MOCA Grand Avenue

Thursday, December 22nd, 2016

MOCA LA Adds Peter Morton as Trustee

Friday, June 24th, 2016

Los Angeles – “Revolution in the Making: Abstract Sculpture by Women, 1947-2016” at Hauser, Wirth & Schimmel Through September 4th, 2016

Sunday, May 8th, 2016

AO On-Site – Los Angeles: Printed Matter’s LA Art Book Fair, February 11th – 14th, 2016

Monday, February 15th, 2016

Matthew Barney Retrospective to Open this Fall at MoCA

Wednesday, March 11th, 2015

Los Angeles – LA Art Book Fair in Downtown Los Angeles, January 30th – February 1st, 2015

Thursday, February 5th, 2015

Frank Gehry Meeting with MOCA About Possible Renovation

Tuesday, October 21st, 2014

MOCA Loans Iconic Frank Stella to Commercial Gallery, Drawing Criticism

Saturday, June 14th, 2014
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ICA Philadelphia Gets W.A.G.E. Certification

March 23rd, 2018

ICA Philly, via Art NewsThe ICA Philadelphia will be the first museum certified by Working Artists and the Greater Economy (W.A.G.E.), a New York-based organization pushing for sustainable economic relationships between artists and exhibiting institutions. “Our partnership with W.A.G.E. helps to set a new standard in the museum field, one that ensures equitable environments for the artists with whom we work,” director, Amy Sadao, said in a statement.“We’re proud to be the first museum to join this diverse group of arts and culture institutions across the U.S. who are certified, and hope that it will encourage other museums to do the same.”
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Art News Explores Controversy Over Helen Molesworth Firing

March 22nd, 2018

Helen Molesworth, via MOCAArt News has a piece exploring the firing of Helen Molesworth at MOCA in-depth, seeking to understand what the museum’s claims that she had been “undermining the museum.” The piece explores a series of public statements and quotes by the curator that were critical of MOCA and its programming choices.  “Everything that happens in museums is a microcosm of what happens in the world,” she says in one quote.  “I’ve been told that I have lot of ‘swagger’—code: gay, code: black. I have been told: Do I have to look at everything through the lens of identity politics?”
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Joan Jonas Profiled in The Guardian

March 22nd, 2018

Joan Jonas, via GuardianJoan Jonas gets a feature in The Guardian this week, as the artist opens her retrospective at the Tate Modern. “When I use a myth or a story or a literary text in my work, I often extract particular passages from a larger narrative that resonates with me,” she says. “In performance, the audience hears the text, recorded in advance or recited in real time, in fragments, and sees components – such as movements, props, drawings and video – that may relate only indirectly to the text. I don’t change the language, but rather I change the context, which opens up the text to different possibilities of meaning. I don’t illustrate; I juxtapose.”
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