Miami and Beijing possess an abundance of private museum spaces.
The De La Cruz Collection, which focuses on sculpture, is truly gorgeous.
|Sterling Ruby, from the fall duo with Lucio Fontana at Andrea Rosen|
|Sterling Ruby, stalagmite and cloth painting|
He was a TA for Mike Kelley at Art Center
|Thomas Houseago, rear view (Houseago lives LA, as does Ruby)|
|John Pylypchuck (also lives in LA)|
The clock on the wall piece is shaped like a head
|Beautiful, long tears|
|The bedraggled aesthetic, seen close to--|
Reminiscent of Kelley's stuffed animal works and the 1990s discussion on abjection:
a way to integrate the more vulnerable parts of the self.