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In Person: LG Williams at The Laguna Art Museum, Thursday December 15 – 6:00pm

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HONORED TO BE INCLUDED IN PROF MARTIN KEMP’S (OXFORD UNIV) LECTURE, “Mona Lisa and The Body of the Earth”, AT LAGUNA ART MUSEUM

Image (R) on projected screen: LG Williams, How To Explain Art To The Sports Generation (Mona Lisa), 2004, 40 x 30” (Variable), Reflective Ink Silkscreen on Engineer Grade Reflective Sheeting on Heavy-Duty Aluminium. Collection: Dr. Julia Friedman, Brentwood, CA. Renowned British art historian Martin Kemp, acknowledged as the world authority on Leonardo da Vinci, spoke about the iconic Mona Lisa as a […]

FIAC 2016 Grand Palais PARIS:
LG Williams and The Estate of LG Williams (2013) — Massimo De Carlo And Elmgreen & Dragset (2016)

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“LG” Cap — Full Disclosure

Historians of Art and The Society of Contemporary Art Historians (SCAH) should know that the idea of the “LG” cap originally belongs to Los Angeles artist Vonn Sumner via artist Dave Hollowell c.1998-99. Photo by Eric Minh Swenson (EMS)

Read The New York Times Writer Cameron Shaw Response To LG Williams Criticism Of “Looking Deeply at the Art of Rashid Johnson” (Oct. 28, 2015)

Read The New York Times Writer Cameron Shaw’s concession to LG Williams criticism —  punctuated with a bureaucratic alibi: #RashidJohnson #PonziScheme #DontLookDeep #TheDrawingCenter #TheNewYorkTimes #ClairesGilman #CameronShaw #PelicanBomb #JerrySaltz #FondationDubuffet #‎Mommy #‎PersonalInsults #‎Trolls #‎Confession #‎PermissionIssues #‎Alabis #‎TheRaceCard #‎Entitlements #‎Delusion #‎LMAO #FlyAway #PostBlack #GuggenheimFoundationsBoard #RUSerious #LMAO

LG Williams Participates In… Le Souffleur: Schürmann Meets Ludwig, Ludwig Forum für Internationale Kunst, Aachen, Germany, from March 22, 2015 – January 31, 2016

(Installation view) Le Souffleur, Schürmann Meets Ludwig, Ludwig Forum Aachen, Germany (L to R) LG Williams, Raymond Pettibon, Zoe Leonard & Steven Parrino LG Williams Participates In… Le Souffleur: Schürmann Meets Ludwig, Ludwig Forum für Internationale Kunst, Aachen, Germany, from March 22, 2015 – January 31, 2016 Le Souffleur: Schürmann meets Ludwig, Ludwig Forum für […]

LG Williams Responds To “The Forever Art Professors” by Laurie Fendrich in The Chronicle of Higher Education: Seriously, You Just Did What And Then Quoted Dave Hickey?!

Clearly, news of the #PrixMarcelDuchamp scandal is spreading…

Source: Twitter.com/LePrixMarcelD

Book Signing Event: Art, Religion, Amnesia: The Enchantments of Credulity by Donald Preziosi — At the 102nd College Art Association annual conference in Chicago on Friday, February 14 at 2:00pm

  LG Williams is pleased to announce that his artwork “I CAN SEE THE WHOLE ROOM!… AND THERE IS NO ART IN IT!” is featured in Donald Preziosi’s new book, Art, Religion, Amnesia: The Enchantments of Credulity, just published by Routledge. The book addresses the relationship between art and religion in contemporary culture, directly challenging […]

Los Angeles, I’m Yours: The SubPrime Mortgage Crisis Bailout Coloring Book by LG Williams is “not only educational but it is artistic—and brilliant!”

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