Edward Goldman is an art critic, art consultant and journalist. He also leads highly acclaimed seminars on The Fine Art of Art Collecting. To receive his weekly Art Talk Newsletter or sign up for his seminar, contact

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Art reviews from art critics Edward Goldman and Hunter Drohojowska-Philp.

Formerly employed by the Hermitage Museum in St. Petersburg, Russia, Edward Goldman offers impassioned views on what he sees in galleries and museums around the world.  Hunter Drohojowska-Philp is a journalist and art critic specializing in art, design and architecture. Her latest book is Rebels in Paradise: The Los Angeles Art Scene and the 1960's.

Photo credit: Marc Goldstein


Helen Pashgian: Invisible Light

Hunter Drohojowska-Philp bathes in the cool atmosphere of the artist's installation at LACMA. more >>

'Heaven and Earth' in Our City of Angels

Edward Goldman reminisces on Russia's religious roots after visiting the Getty Villa's current exhibition, "Heaven & Earth: Art of Byzantium." more >>

Allen Ruppersberg: Drawing and Writing, 1972-1991

Hunter Drohojowska-Philp says this survey of drawings at Marc Selwyn Fine Art offers an intimate view of an enigmatic artist. more >>

W. Reveals Himself as 'a Decent Amateur' Artist

Edward Goldman invites George W. on a museum trip around LA. more >>

Sharon Ellis at Christopher Grimes Gallery

Hunter Drohojowska-Philp calls the mid-career artist's paintings transcendent more >>

Mike Kelley: The Sacred and the Profane

Edward Goldman discusses Mike Kelley and his haunted but revelatory life and career. more >>

Mike Kelley at MOCA

The late great artist’s retrospective signals a new era for the museum and gives the new director a running start. more >>

Rembrandt is in. Putin is out.

Edward Goldman questions American politics’ view on both national and foreign culture. more >>

Kienholz: Berlin-Hope at LA Louver Gallery

Hunter Drohojowska-Philp finds a new appreciation of the artist in these rarely seen sculptures. more >>

Wayne Thiebaud, Frida Kahlo: Art Calories Galore

Not-to-be-missed exhibitions of Wayne Thiebaud and Frida Kahlo in three Southern California museums. more >>

Alfredo Ramos Martinez at the Pasadena Museum of California Art

Hunter Drohojowska-Philp is seduced by the Mexican modern artist, Flora Kao's Homestead and the early history of LA. more >>

An Uneasy Coexistence of Art and Film

Edward Goldman talks about the highs and lows of the marriage of art and film. more >>

Bill Viola

Hunter Drohojowska-Philp travels to Paris to see the Long Beach-based artist's survey at the Grand Palais. more >>

Up Close and Personal

Edward Goldman talks about the newly restored Jackson Pollock mural opening at the Getty, as well as two major LA artists exhibiting at LA Municipal Gallery. more >>

Take It or Leave It at the Hammer

Hunter Drohojowska-Philp visits the exhibition that explores appropriation and institutional critique. more >>
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Edward Goldman

Since 1988, Edward Goldman has been the host of KCRW's weekly art review, Art Talk. Both fearless and fun, Edward offers a unique "accent" on art. Formerly employed by the famed Hermitage Museum in St. Petersburg, Russia, and a favorite on-air presence, he offers impassioned views on what he sees in the galleries and museums and at events throughout the world, and he isn't afraid to "speak truth to power."

Hunter Drohojowska-Philp

Los Angeles-based art critic and journalist Hunter Drohojowska-Philp writes about art, design and architecture.



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