The starting point of the ALEX KATZ exhibition is intimate studies of the artist, including photos of his model, which he cut up and processed into so-called “splits.” 
MAK Center Los Angeles, Schindler House
The haunting, large-scale portraits, inspired by Manet’s images of women wearing hats in the sun as well as the low-budget aesthetic of Fassbinder’s film Beware of a Holy Whore, capture fleeting everyday scenes.

Jia Yi Gu and Gavin Brown