Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Douglas Messerli | "Seeking Identity" (on Playing with Fire: Paintings by Carlos Almaraz)


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Howard N. Fox, Playing with Fire: Paintings by Carlos Almaraz, the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, August 6-December 2, 2017

I must immediately admit to the reader of this essay that my review of the wonderful new show, Playing with Fire: Paintings by Carlos Almaraz, could not possibly be an objective one, as it was curated over a period of several years by my husband and partner of 47 years, Howard N. Fox.