Matt Stromberg is a freelance arts writer based in LA.

Exterior view of the ‘Borderlands’ exhibition, including Enrique Martínez Celaya’s There-bound (2021), at the Huntington Library, Art Museum and Botanical Gardens in San Marino.

Progress report – the Huntington reckons with its past and looks to the future

The Gilded Age institution renowned for its Eurocentric holdings is re-evaluating its history and winning over a wider audience

27 Jun 2022
Hauser & Wirth Los Angeles

Is Los Angeles being spoiled for artists?

As the city ‘arrives’ as a global art capital, how do the artists and curators who have been there for decades feel about the hype?

4 Apr 2022
Rabbit (1986), Edward Ruscha. Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Down the rabbit hole at LACMA

A temporary display of the museum’s collection telescopes time and space to group objects thematically – but is this a productive path to follow?

26 May 2021