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THE LODGE PRESENTS LG WILLIAMS AND PCP PRESS @ ACID-FREE II AT BLUM AND POE

The Lodge and LG Williams at Acid-Free 2 at Blum and Poe

The Lodge and LG Williams at Acid-Free 2 at Blum and Poe

The Lodge and LG Williams at Acid-Free 2 at Blum and Poe

THE LODGE is pleased to announce its participation in this year’s Acid-Free Los Angeles Book Market hosted by Blum & Poe, which runs November 1–3.

To celebrate the gallery’s first time participating in the fair, we will have a large selection of titles from 25 years of books by LG Williams and The Estate of LG Williams™ at our booth.

This celebration and signing with LG Williams, will take place at our booth on Saturday, 2nd November at 1:00 pm. The books, published by PCP Press, features works with Wally Hedrick, Dave Hickey, Wayne Thiebaud, Shepard Fairey / Obey Giant, Julia Friedman among others, and a conversation between LG and gallery owner / director Alice Lodge. Williams’ widely received publications have appeared in The Times Literary Supplement, The Guardian, The New York Times Book Review, Las Vegas Weekly, Observer.com, City Lights Bookstore to name a few media outlets.

The Estate of LG Williams™ would like to extend warm gratitude to The Lodge and The Derazhne-Fridman Charitable Trust for their generous support…Especially S and Vinnie.

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LG Williams Appears with The LODGE in Contemporary Art Review Los Angeles #14 — CARLA

LG Williams Appears with The LODGE in Contemporary Art Review Los Angeles #14 — CARLA

Contemporary Art Review Los Angeles (CARLA) is a quarterly magazine, online art journal, and podcast, committed to being an active source for critical dialogue surrounding L.A.’s art community.

Special thanks to Alice, Miles, Mathilda 🐕, and The LODGE

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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

Kemp Williams Laguna Art Musem

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 statement of the artist’s ideas about nature and the natural world. November 5, Laguna Art Museum.
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Read the essay about the artwork co-authored with Ralph Nader here.

LG Williams Mona Lisa For The Sports Generation (2004)

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…

Cameron Shaw's admission of LG Williams's criticism: The current state on NYTimes Arts reporting 02_750pxRashid Johnson 2016 Hauser and Wirth

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

LG Williams in Le Souffleur: Schürmann Meets Ludwig, Ludwig Forum
(Installation view) Le Souffleur, Schürmann Meets Ludwig, Ludwig Forum Aachen, Germany (L to R) LG Williams, Raymond Pettibon, Zoe Leonard & Steven Parrino

(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 Aachen, March 22, 2015 – January 31, 2016.
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 Internationale Kunst, Aachen, Germany, March 22, 2015 – January 31, 2016. Artists featured in the group exhibition include (partial selection): Jasper Johns, Gerhard Richter, On Kawara, Monika Baer, Chuck Close, Martin Kippenberger, Guerilla Girls, Richard Hamilton, Lee Lozano, Franz West, Raymond Pettibon, LG Williams, and more. 
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Radio-AM-Alex.de Wilhelm Schürmann Raymond Pettibone LG Williams

Radio-AM-Alex.de (Aachen, Germany) has a 20-minute interview/podcast with Karim Azmani and art collector Wilhelm Schürmann about The Schürmann Contemporary Art Collection and his relationship with pieces from his own collection.
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Wilhelm Schürmann LG Williams Von Sabine Oelze WDR.de News & Multimedia Screen Shot
WDR.de News & Multimedia, Collectors In Dialogue: Art Appreciation And Passion For Art Collecting. A 10-minute interview/podcast (in German) with Von Sabine Oelze and art collector Wilhelm Schürmann about The Schürmann Contemporary Art Collection and his relationship with pieces from his own collection.
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LG Williams Ludwig Forum Catalogue May 2015

LG Williams, I Can See The Whole Room! And There’s No Art In It! (White), 2011-2013, Collection: Sammlung Gaby und Wilhelm Schürmann — featured in Ludwig Forum für Internationale Kunst, Program Catalogue: February – May 2015, page 50, Aachen, Germany
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LG Williams, Independent-collectors.comIndependent-Collectors.com, Wilhelm Schuermann: Le Souffleur

WDR Television, "Le Souffleur - Schürmann meets Ludwig": exhibition in the Ludwig Forum Aachen, WESTART-Magazin, May 26
WDR Television, “Le Souffleur – Schürmann meets Ludwig”: Exhibition in the Ludwig Forum Aachen, WESTART-Magazin, May 26

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