LA><ART is pleased to announce a public art initiative billboard with New York-based artist Talia Chetrit. Pulling from an archive of contact sheets from filmthe artist shot as a thirteen year old in the mid-1990s, the billboard features a re-cropped image of a member of Chetrit’s family. Her public billboard will be up on view through March 9th, 2014 facing north on La Cienega Boulevard between Venice and Washington Boulevards.
Founded in 2005, LA><ART is a leading independent nonprofit contemporary art spa- ce in Los Angeles, committed to the production of experimental exhibitions and public art initiatives. Responding to Los Angeles’ cultural climate, LA><ART produces and presents new work for all audiences and offers the public access to the next generation of artists and curators. LA><ART supports challenging work,reflecting the diversity of the city and stimulates conversations on contempo- rary art in Los Angeles, fostering dynamic relationships between art, artists and their audiences. Since 2005, LA><ART has produced and commissioned over 200 exhibitions, public initiatives, and projects.