Oh, snap et pardonnez-moi for this writer is gravely mistaken! Let's try that again.
This month, my friend Delia Brown is having two shows Los Angeles. My goodness, what a lucky, lucky lady...
But no one should be surprised. This level of attention is not new for Ms. Brown. She is one of those visual artists who got snapped up by a gallery about 45 minutes after earning her MFA from UCLA and she's been en fuego ever since.
You need proof? Ninja, I'll give you proof!
She coined the phrase "Guerilla Lounging," to describe her ongoing project where she borrows a home of the upper class, invites people over, then documents the normal folks playing with the fancy things they find.
She luxuriates in their furs.
|Corona and Fur, 2007|
She skinny dips in their pools.
|What, Are You Jealous?, 2000|
She pantomimes raising their children.
|The Piano Recital, 2008|
Oh, and she can rap.
Felicity and Caprice, Angles Gallery, February 25 - April 7
Last Exit: Junta Punta, Country Club Projects at Martha Otero Gallery, March 3 - March 31