Art and Arnold

Yui Yaegashi At Parrasch Heijnen Gallery

Yui Yaegashi’s paintings are deceptively small. Against the broad, white walls of Parrasch Heijnen, they appear as tiny imperfections in an otherwise sterile environment. But, these small accents grow to an … Continue reading

January 4, 2017 · Leave a comment

Los Angeles: Land of the Smokes: At LAST Projects

If the vast sky framed by the Pacific and the rolling mountains is ubiquitous to us in Southern California, then the car is our common denominator. Living in a city … Continue reading

December 15, 2016 · Leave a comment

Roll Call at L.A. Louver

Does graffiti work in an art gallery? Is it still able to democratically maintain its authenticity as a free and social aesthetic, or does the gallery steal this capacity? Can … Continue reading

December 12, 2016 · Leave a comment

Austin’s Hail Mary Attempt To Save the East Austin Art Scene

  “Artists are their own worst enemies.” I didn’t say that; someone involved in the Austin art community did. This person was referring to artists’ tendency to do things for … Continue reading

July 10, 2016 · Leave a comment

“Chris Guarino: From the Unknown”

The haunting array of sculptural mutants displayed at Art on 5th are at once foreign and familiar, frightening and comical REVIEWED BY H.C. ARNOLD, FRI., JUNE 17, 2016     Nestled between … Continue reading

July 10, 2016 · Leave a comment

“Ann Johnson: Converse: Real Talk” at Women & Their Work

The artist has created a valuable space in which gallery-goers can sit and discuss racism in America Ann Johnson wants you to talk. She wants you to put your phone … Continue reading

June 3, 2016 · Leave a comment

Rachel K. Bury and Zack Ingram at grayDUCK

At first glance, you could mistake grayDUCK Gallery’s Current Affairs show in Austin for a solo show. You’d be wrong. Or you might think that the two participating artists at least know each other … Continue reading

June 1, 2016 · Leave a comment