Andy Warhol was asked by the Polaroid Corporation in 1979 to create a series of works promoting its new product—a giant 800-pound camera that... Read More
Author: Jennifer S. Li
I'm a gallery teacher at the J. Paul Getty Museum with a voracious fascination for contemporary art, especially from China. In my spare time I oscillate between the poles of hiking enthusiast and bookworm as I try to keep up with my New Yorker subscription and ArtAsiaPacific magazine (for which I'm the L.A. desk editor).
Initially designating himself an “ignorant American,” photographer Alex Harris went to Cuba in 1998, camera in tow, without preconceived notions. He simply wondered what... Read More