John Wesley

September 25th, 2015

“Faux Pas” at Fahrenheit

John Wesley, Bikini, 1979. Acrylic on canvas. 38 ½ x 33 x  2 ½ in. Courtesy of the artist; Fredericks and Freiser, New York; and David Kordansky Gallery, Los Angeles.

Artists: John Wesley, Eldon Dedini, Giles Round & Phil Sundling, Christina Leung, Kent Merriman Jr.

Venue: Fahrenheit, Los Angeles

Exhibition Title: Faux Pas

Organized by: Shanaynay

Date: July 18 – September 26, 2015

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"Faux Pas" at Fahrenheit

Eldon Dedini, ‘We’ve had French. Let’s try Californian!’. Date unknown. Ink wash, textured paper. 28.5 x 49. 5 cm. Courtesy of The Ohio University Billy Ireland Cartoon Library & Museum.

Kent Merriman Jr., Hidden Temptation, Altruistic Lover, 2015. Acrylic, oil, plastic grommets, mannequin fragment, zipper, on canvas over panel. 42  x 56.5 in. Courtesy of the artist.

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August 7th, 2013

AR: John Wesley at David Kordansky

Artist: John Wesley

Venue: David Kordansky, Los Angeles

Exhibition Title: Objects and Paintings

Date: May 18 – July 6, 2013

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Originally Posted: July 3, 2013

Note: This entry is part of August Review, our annual look back at this season’s key exhibitions. For more information, see the announcement here.