September 16, 2017 to January 28, 2018
The show, part of the Getty Museum's Pacific Standard Time initiative, includes more than eighty artists and is divided into four thematic sections. Valdes's work is in the section called ‘Conceptual Mappings. She connects the migratory narrative of the African diaspora to a visual lexicon of familiar objects with unsettling results.
September 8, 2017 to October 28, 2017
"This exhibition presents a selection of video projections, an entirely new body of work by the artist developed from a conscious effort to avoid materiality. Friedman’s tactful use of light, both as a rendering tool as well as an ambient backdrop, introduces a spectral element that defies constraints of form, color, and scale reminiscent of tangible objects. In this new genre, the artist explores his continued interests in phenomenology and the paranormal, revisiting familiar motifs with the aim of questioning aspects of object hood." - Luring Augustine Press Release
May 1, 2017 to May 7, 2017
Three artists have created colorful interactive mixed media installations incorporating performance, sculpture, still and moving imagery and sound to create sensorial experiences. Their fantastical work influenced by their cultural experiences explores identity, questions reality and turns psychological narrative inside out and upside down.