Alex Israel - Self-Portraits (Installation View)

Alex Israel

United States 1982


Alex Israel
Alex Israel
United States
September 18, 2013
Ok, I know it's so damn corny to quote somebody just to describe yourself, let alone Confucius, but this quote says all about my relationship with Widewalls, so forgive me for doing this: Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life. Am I forgiven?

Alex Israel is an American artist whose work is deeply entwined with his hometown, L.A. His art riffs on Hollywood culture and the cult of celebrity.