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Unframed: Articles from the LACMA Blog

Check out some of our favorite articles, features, interviews, and behind-the-scenes stories from our blog, Unframed.

Image: IR Bach

Read: The Lights on the Mountain


After a mysterious encounter while camping in Mexico, artist I.R. Bach attempts to emulate the phenomenon by staging a mirror performance in Los Angeles's eastern hills.


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Books and Exhibition Catalogues from LACMA Publications

Catch up on your art-related reading by checking out LACMA’s  various online publications available for Kindle and in PDF format.

Image: Rose Screen Ed Moses, United States, 1963

Ed Moses: Drawings From the 1960s and 70s

Ed Moses (1926–2018) was a significant figure in contemporary art in Los Angeles for six decades, beginning with his first solo exhibition at Ferus Gallery in 1958. This catalogue focuses on his early graphic explorations—including the large, all-over graphite drawings of roses from the 1960s and the signature diagonal grids of the 1970s—to highlight the centrality of drawing to his art practice.

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