Robby Herbst is an interdisciplinarian interested in socio-political formations, behavioral architecture, languages of dissent, and counter cultures. He co-founded the Journal of Aesthetics & Protest, and currently instigates the Llano Del Rio Collective’s guides to Los Angeles. He is a frequent contributor to KCET’s Artbound. He is the co-editor, with Nicole Antebi and Colin Dickey, of Failure! Experiments in Social and Aesthetic Practices. He is a recipient of a Warhol Foundation Arts Writers Grant for essays exploring the phenomenology of social practice art and protest.
City Choreographer: Lawrence Halprin in Urban Renewal America
Hirsch presents Halprin as a modernist builder of bold (and imperfect) ideas, rather than a post-modern deconstructionist challenging the language …...