permanent: "continuing or enduring without fundamental or marked change : stable"
"the radiance or illumination from a particular source. "

partner to present a three-week interior showcase at the LAMA Showroom. Now open to the public, for 3 weeks, until the auction, Oct 9, 2011.

"David John of the acclaimed arts and interiors blog You Have Been Here Sometime (YHBHS) will design and style a temporary interior space, the first of its kind, at the LAMA showroom that will showcase a fresh and current perspective of Dorso’s lifelong collection. Utilizing David John's skills as an interior designer, LAMA has invited this local California designer to create an intimate space that brings together the past and present, shining a light on how Modern Art and Design is viewed in today’s current art and interiors scene.

Collecting in Los Angeles 1945 - 1980 is an exhibit that explores the collecting practices of Richard Dorso and brings together important works that create a unique snapshot of the post-WWII Los Angeles art scene, all through the eyes of one collector.

The exhibit will conclude with a one-owner auction of The Collection of Richard Dorso featuring over 400 works of art spanning much of the 20th century. "

Exhibit and Preview Dates:
September 19 - October 8, 2011; open daily 10am - 6pm
Auction Date: October 9, 2011; 12pm Noon (PST)

Los Angeles Modern Auctions is a participating gallery in
Pacific Standard Time: Art in L.A. 1945 - 1980

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images by Bethany Nauert.