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TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 25
The Photographs of Ray K. Metzker and the Institute of Design
The Getty Center (Brentwood)
Opening day of an exhibition featuring the work of American photographer Ray K. Metzker. This retrospective will offer a comprehensive overview of Metzker’s five-decade career, while also providing examples of work by instructors and fellow students at the Institute of Design in Chicago, where Metzker studied from 1956 to 1959. Photographs by artists including Harry Callahan and Aaron Siskind will be featured in the collection. On view through February 24, 2013.
Highland Gallery Hop
Redling Fine Art (Hollywood)
This gallery walking tour begins at Redling Fine Art with a tour from Erica Redling and Lucy Campana. The event continues at Perry Rubenstein with a walkthrough led by architect Kulapat Yantrasast, who will discuss why the Highland area is an up-and-coming hotspot for art. A reception at the nearby Next Door Lounge will follow.
SAVE THE DATE
Art Platform – Los Angeles
Barkar Hanger (Santa Monica)
September 27-30, 2012 | 11am-6pm
The second edition of the modern and contemporary art fair, Art Platform – Los Angeles, features works from over 70 national and international galleries. Programming for this three day event includes panel discussions, docent-led tours, various VIP events, and more. Tickets for Art Platform – Los Angeles are $20-$45 and available online.
Pleasure and Terrors of Levitation, 94, Aaron Siskind. Gelatin silver print, 1961. Courtesy of the Getty Museum.