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Travis Diehl

Travis Diehl is online editor at X-TRA. He is a recipient of the Andy Warhol Foundation Arts Writers Grant and the Rabkin Prize in Visual Arts Journalism.

At Matthew Marks, New York, the artist’s enigmatic marbles and projections perform a subtle excavation of the gallery’s architecture 

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Kilimnik’s subjects are nearly always brutal – murder, empire, war – and just as often delivered with a practiced detachment

BY Travis Diehl |

There is a place for evidentiary art – but not for Kenneth Goldsmith’s print-out of 62,000 pages of the former US Secretary of State’s correspondence

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Though it tactfully sidesteps the real politics of housing, ‘Landlord Colors’ offers an alternative model to the ‘development biennial’ 

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In her solo show at CCA Wattis, San Francisco, the artist invokes sports awards to critique our obsession with victory

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A series of sculptures shown at Jenny’s, Los Angeles, challenge traditional categories of art 

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An exhibition at House of Gaga / Reena Spaulings Fine Art, Los Angeles shows cyborgian sculptures that are combos of mechanics and organic matter

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The artist’s retrospective, curated by John Baldessari and Meg Cranston at ICA LA, shows how thin the line is between artist and art worker

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For the 2018 edition of the biennial, it’s as if artists feel the need to resolve situations formally where they can’t be resolved for real

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How dis.art blurs the lines between education, entertainment and commerce

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A wild weekend at the High Desert Test Sites festival 2017

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Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions and Pitzer College Art Galleries, Claremont, USA

BY Travis Diehl |

David Kordansky Gallery, Los Angeles, USA

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Western art and Mexican culture collide in the work of Eduardo Sarabia

BY Travis Diehl |

REDCAT, Los Angeles, USA

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Susanne Vielmetter Los Angeles Projects, USA

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In the work of Rafa Esparza, colonialism, family history and sex collide with the landscape of Los Angeles 

BY Travis Diehl |

Michael Benevento, Los Angeles, USA

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Sprüth Magers, Los Angeles, USA

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Museet for Samtidskunst, Roskilde, Denmark

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