Jacci Den Hartog and Clifford Prince King donated works to the 2023 Benefit Auction

White Columns

Clifford Prince King will be an artist-in-residence

8th House Residency

Pippa Garner: Better Living Catalog, June 2023

Primary Information

Eric-Paul Riege is the recipient of the inaugural Fellowship Program

High Desert Test Sites

Pippa Garner will be included in the next Made in L.A. biennial, curated by Diana Nawi and Pablo José Ramírez, opening October 2023

Hammer Museum

Theodore Kerr, "Being Alive Now, a conversation with Clifford Prince King," April 24, 2023


Clifford Prince King is featured in "Long Songs: Photography and Intimacy," curated by Sara Raza, June 2–September 11, 2023

International Center for Photography

Pippa Garner, "$ELL YOUR $ELF," opens June 24, 2023 (solo)

Art Omi

Eric-Paul Riege in "Indian Theater," curated by Candice Hopkins, June 24–November 26, 2023

Hessel Museum of Art

Clifford Prince King will participate in the Fire Island summer residency


Cynthia Hawkins in "So let us all by citizens too," curated by Ebony L. Haynes, April 20-May 26, 2023

David Zwirner, London

Sonya Kelliher-Combs in "ARCTIC HIGHWAYS," April 15–July 22, 2023

Scandanavia House, New York

Andrés Monzón in "Arrume," April 21 - June 11, 2023

The Clemente Center, New York

André-Naquian Wheeler, "In a New Exhibition, Photographer Clifford Prince King Spotlights Lovers and Friends," March 27, 2023


John Chiaverina, "Mette Madsen: Seeing in the Dark," March 2023


Clifford Prince King: Hush-a-bye Dreams, March 12–April 23 (solo)

Gordon Robichaux

Eric-Paul Riege in Now You See It, Now You Don't, March 3–April 29

Bockley Gallery

Perwana Nazif, "Critics' Pick: Claudette Gacuti," March 2023


Fiona Alison Duncan interviewed on the occasion of Pippa Garner's traveling survey


Sonya Kelliher-Combs: Visceral: Verity opens March 3, 2023 (solo)

Alaska State Museum

Cynthia Hawkins is the recipient of the 2023 Helen Frankenthaler Award for Painting

Foundation for Contemporary Arts

Lita Barrie, "Highlights of Frieze Los Angeles," February 2023


Eileen Townsend, "It Is a Playground For Me: How Artist Eric-Paul Riege Is Surfacing the Indigenous Identity in His Soft Sculptures and Live Performances," February 15, 2023


Kat Herriman, "Christopher Schwartz's STARS Gallery Is for Lovers," Feb issue


Pippa Garner: Act Like You Know Me, February 17-August 20, 2023 (solo)

Frac Lorraine

Pippa Garner: Act Like You Know Me, February 4-May 14, 2023 (solo)

Kunsthalle Zurich

Clifford Prince King: Yesterday and Beyond opens February 7, 2023 (solo)

Carolyn Campagna Kleefeld Contemporary Art Museum

Clifford Prince King is participating in ENGAGE Symposium on photography, fashion and black representation on February 4, 2023.

Museum of African Diaspora San Francisco

STARS included in "LA's Ambitious New Galleries to Visit During Frieze," by Jennifer Piejko, January 3, 2023.


Janet Olivia Henry included in "28 Overlooked Black Artists to Discover This Black History Month," by Ayanna Dozier, February 1, 2023.


Brit Barton, "Auto Erotics: Pippa Garner at the Kunstverein Munich," January 27, 2023.

Texte zur Kunst

Claudette Gacuti is included in "Taylor Davis Selects: Invisible Ground of Sympathy," Jan 31, 2023 – Jan 7, 2024

ICA Boston

Taylor Michael, "What Just Above Midtown Meant for Black Artists," featuring Janet Henry, January 18, 2023.


Malik Gaines, "Best of 2022: Just Above Midtown," featuring Janet Henry, December 2022.


Anna Kovler, "Three Works by Sonya Kelliher-Combs," December 29, 2022.

o bod

"10 Emerging Artists to Watch at Frieze Los Angeles 2023," featuring Clifford Prince King, December 25, 2022.


Clifford Prince King's "Orange Grove" is one of the 20 best photo books of 2022, December 21, 2022


Adam Murray selects Clifford Prince King's "Orange Grove" as one of this year's "most visually arresting photo projects," December 2022


Sonya Kelliher-Combs is included in "Arctic/Amazon: Networks of Global Indigeneity," October 1–December 30, 2022

The Power Plant

Janet Olivia Henry is included in "Just Above Midtown: Changing Spaces," October 9, 2022-February 18, 2023


Kat Herriman, "Eric-Paul Riege Breaks the Fourth Wall," Young Artists List 2023


Phillippa Snow, "The Impossible Product (Pippa Garner)," 2022

Work In Progress

Clifford Prince King included in "Day With(out) Art 2022: BEING & BELONGING," December 3, 4-6pm at MOCA LA

Visual Aids

Hammer Projects: Eric-Paul Riege, November 13, 2022-February 12, 2023 (solo)

Hammer Museum

Allison Noelle Conner, "Opacity and the Spill," feat. Clifford Prince King, issue 30


Andrés Monzón featured in "Still to be Named / Aún por Nombrar," curated by Paolo Peña, November 12, 2022–January 15, 2023

PS122 Gallery, New York

Eric-Paul Riege: iiZiiT [+\/\/o] is reviewed by Anna Furman


Jacci Den Hartog is featured in "I'm Not Your Mother," opening October 28


Kate Brown, "Munich’s Art Scene Is in the Midst of a Renaissance," featuring Pippa Garner, October 6, 2022


Cynthia Hawkins in "Just Above Midtown: 1974 to Present," curated by Thomas J. Lax, October 9, 2022-February 18, 2023


"Portfolio: Pippa Garner," October 2022.


Fiona Alison Duncan, "The Boldly Queer, Proudly Off-Kilter World of Pippa Garner," October 2022


Pippa Garner "Act Like You Know Me," September 24 – November 13, 2022 (solo)

Kunstverein Munich

Cynthia Hawkins in "Painting in New York: 1971-83," organized by Ivy Shapiro, September 21–November 5, 2022


Adam Murray, "Clifford Prince King’s Moving Portraits of Black, Queer Intimacy," September 20, 2022.


"What Does It Mean to Be a Young, Black Queer Artist Right Now?" featuring Clifford Prince King, September 16, 2022.

T Magazine

David Matorin, "Artists at Work: Pippa Garner 'Back to Zero Again'," September 12, 2022.

East of Borneo

Clifford Prince King in "If We Never Get Better," curated by Sydney Ellison, September 8–December 10, 2022.

TILT Institute

Andrés Monzón in "Dirty Work," curated by Edward Salas, September 9 – October 21, 2022

Greenwich House

Clifford Prince King's first monograph Orange Grove is available for pre-order.

TIS Books

Irina Gusin, "Jacci Den Hartog at STARS," August 2022: Issue 29.


Shuriya Davis in "25 Years of Collecting," August 26-November 26, 2022

The Warehouse Dallas

Eric-Paul Riege performing Friday, August 19, 3-8pm

516 Arts

Andrés Monzón in panel discussion "A Passion for Form: New Perspectives" on Thursday, August 18, 7pm BST

Maximillian William

"Epic Black Image: Clifford Prince King’s Tender Portraits of Black Intimacy"


Matt Stromberg, "Your Concise Los Angeles Art Guide for July 2022," featuring Clifford Prince King


Danny Bredar in "Gentle Content," June 24-August 6, 2022

Rhona Hoffman Gallery

Danny Bredar in "A Mimetic Theory of Desire," June 10-July 20, 2022.

David Lewis Gallery

Brett Berk, "The Automotive Absurdism of Pippa Garner," June 24, 2022


Eric-Paul Riege in "Technologies of the Spirit," June 11-September 3, 2022

516 Arts

Clifford Prince King in "New Queer Photography," June 25-August 21, 2022

Freiraum für Fotografie

Pippa Garner "Immaculate Misconceptions," June 11-September 25, 2022 (solo)

Verge Center for the Arts

Clifford Prince King in "F*CK ART," opening June 9, 2022

Museum of Sex

Beaux Mendes in "Scouring," June 4-July 16, 2022

Meredith Rosen Gallery

On Saturday, May 21, 2pm, Jacci Den Hartog and Ashton Cooper will be in conversation at the gallery

Gallery Event

Cynthia Hawkins and Shuriya Davis donated works to the 2022 Benefit

White Columns

Pippa Garner featured in Issue 11 "INTIMACY," by Megan Plunkett, May 2022

F Magazine

Pippa Garner's solo exhibition of photographs opens next month in Zurich

Photography Exhibit!

Clifford Prince King in the 8th edition of the Triennial, on view May 20-September 18, 2022

Hamburg Triennial of Photography

Jacci Den Hartog donated work to the PAA auction – bidding ends May 7, 2022

Pasadena Art Alliance

Doreen St. Félix, "The Lovers of Clifford Prince King," April 22, 2022.

The New Yorker

On Saturday, April 23, 3pm EST, Cynthia Hawkins will lecture on "Charles Ethan Porter’s Refusal of Marginalization"

Arts Center East

Eric-Paul Riege in "Fire Figure Fantasty," the museum's first permanent collection exhibition, May 12-October 30, 2022

ICA Miami

Andrés Monzón "Generaciones," April 7–June 13, 2022 (solo)


"12 Standouts at the 2022 Toronto Biennial," featuring Eric-Paul Riege


On Sunday, March 20, 2pm, Cynthia Hawkins will be in conversation with curator Lauren Mackler at the gallery

Gallery Event

Ellie Duke, "New Mexico Fiber Artist Eric-Paul Riege Sees Life as a Loom," March 26, 2022

Art in America

Lindsay Preston Zappas, "Cynthia Hawkins at STARS," March 2022


Eric-Paul Riege in Grace Rosario Perkins's solo show, on view through October 16, 2022

MOCA Tucson

Caitlin Chaisson, "How the Forge Project Is Supporting Indigenous Presence Coming Home," featuring Eric-Paul Riege, issue 225.


Peter Brock, "Beaux Mendes: Capitol Reef," March 2022

Too Late

Lisa Yin Zhang, "Beaux Mendes – Capitol Reef," February 25, 2022


On Monday, February 28, 1 PM EST, Beaux Mendes will be in conversation with art historian Ksenia M. Soboleva

Brooklyn Rail

On Monday, February 28, 6 PM EST, Cynthia Hawkins will present on "African American Abstract Art in New York during the 1960s and 1970s"

Central Library of Rochester & Monroe County

Clifford Prince King on the cover of the new issue of BUTT Magazine, launching March 3 at Palais de Tokyo


Janelle Zara, "Here are the 10 Best Things We Spotted at Frieze LA," February 22, 2022

Elle Decor

India Irving, "Applied Arts and Textile Works Steal the Show at Frieze LA," February 22, 2022

FAD Magazine

"10 Rising Stars to Discover on Frieze Viewing Room," featuring Eric-Paul Riege, February 15, 2022


Caroline Ellen Liou, "Satisfyingly Tactile Art at Frieze Los Angeles," featuring Eric-Paul Riege, February 18, 2022.


Clifford Prince King in "feels familiar," curated by Ines Sanchez de Lozada, February 17-March 6, 2022


Travis Diehl, "Pippa Garner’s gender-bending satire on America’s consumer culture," February 11, 2022

Financial Times

STARS is delighted to participate in the Focus LA section of the fair, curated by Amanda Hunt, February 17–20, 2022


Beaux Mendes's solo show "Capitol Reef" is on view January 26–March 12, 2022

Miguel Abreu Gallery

Eric-Paul Riege included in "Snake whisky still life and other stories," curated by Todd Bockley, opening January 15, 2022

Various Small Fires

Clifford Prince King in conversation with Paul Mpagi Sepuya, January 20, 7 PM EST

Robert Giard Foundation

Clifford Prince King is included in "Subject – Object," curated by Sarah Knobel, January 19–February 26, 2022

St. Lawrence University

Eric-Paul Riege featured in Claire E. Dempster's review of Prospect.5, January 11, 2022


Eric-Paul Riege is performing on Saturday, January 22, 2022 for the closing festivities of P.5 Prospect New Orleans

Contemporary Arts Center

Fiona Alison Duncan, "The T-Shirt Oeuvre of Pippa Garner is a Future Classic," in print, December 2021.

HIGHart by High Snobiety

Christina Catherine Martinez on Pippa Garner, January 2022 issue


Pippa Garner in "Isolation is the Mother of Invention," a Benefit Exhibition Supporting Education Above All

Institute of Arab and Islamic Art (IAIA)

"Life Like," a Pippa Garner tribute show in support of JOAN is on view through January 15, 2022 in the storefront space next to STARS


Pippa Garner "Immaculate Misconceptions," through December 18, 2021

Contemporary Art Daily

Clifford Prince King in "Shattered Glass," curated by Melahn Frierson and AJ Girard, November 29–December 5, 2021

Jeffrey Deitch, Miami

Pippa Garner interviewed by Kate Wolf on the LARB podcast, November 27, 2021

Los Angeles Review of Books

Toronto Biennial of Art artist list announced, including Eric-Paul Riege, "What Water Knows, The Land Remembers," will run from March 26–June 5, 2022


Eric-Paul Riege performance as part of "Color Riot!: How Color Changed Navajo Textiles," December 11 from 11 AM–4 PM

Montclair Art Museum

Renée Reizman, "Pippa Garner’s Household Inventions Reimagine the World," November 15, 2021


Shuriya Davis included in "SURVEY," organized by Brittni Ann Harvey and Harry Gould Harvey IV, November 13 2021 - January 8 2022


Clifford Prince King included in "Black American Portraits," on view through April 17, 2022


Ben Davis, "In Pictures: See the Sharp, City-Spanning Art From the Long-Awaited Return of the Prospect New Orleans Triennial," featuring Eric-Paul Riege, November 11, 2021

Artnet News

Mary Jones, "Takako Yamaguchi: 7 + 7," November 2021

The Brooklyn Rail

Edward Siddons, "Two lovers kiss behind a tree: Clifford Prince King’s best photograph," October 27, 2021

The Guardian

Takako Yamaguchi, "7+7," October 16–November 20, 2021 (Solo)


"See if you can count the multitudes in these self-portraits by Clifford Prince King," October 13, 2021

Los Angeles Times

Beaux Mendes & Clifford Prince King donated works to the 2021 benefit auction.


Keith J. Varadi, "Jim DeFrance at STARS," October 13, 2021


Pippa Garner's exhibition at JOAN featured on "Greater LA" by Lindsay Preston-Zappas


Matt Stromberg and Elise Wouk Almino, "Your Concise Los Angeles Art Guide for October 2021"


"Interconnected and Ever-Expanding, Los Angeles Art is Piquing Our Gallery Brain," featuring Pippa Garner, October 2, 2021


Eric-Paul Riege in "P.5 Yesterday we said tomorrow," October 23, 2021–January 23, 2022

Prospect New Orleans

Eric-Paul Riege commissioned to make a new film premiering at The Shed, New York in September 2021

Unfinished Camp

Cat Kron, "Takako Yamaguchi," September 2021

Art Review

Takako Yamaguchi in "The Ocean," curated by Axel Weider, August 28–October 31, 2021

Bergen Kunsthall

Clifford Prince King "Where Beauty Softens Your Grief," Opening September 5, 2021 (Solo)

No Moon

Pippa Garner "Immaculate Misconceptions," Opening September 18, 2021 (Solo)


Clifford Prince King "We Used to Lay Together," August 23–October 14, 2021 (Solo)

Light Work

Beaux Mendes in "Palai," Palazzo Tamborino-Cezzi in Lecce, Italy, July 23rd through September 15th, 2021.

The Meeting

"Los Angeles Art Today is Dextrous, Incisive and Unafraid," featuring Takako Yamaguchi, July 2, 2021


Takako Yamaguchi in "With Pleasure: Pattern and Decoration in American Art 1972–1985," June 26–November 28, 2021

Hessel Museum of Art

Sheila Regan reviews "Eric-Paul Riege: (my god, YE’ii [1-2]) (jaatłoh4Ye’iitsoh [1–6]) (a loom between Me+U, dah ‘iistł’ǫ́)," June 11, 2021

Mn Artists

Liam Hess, "Inside the Intimate New York Photography Exhibition Celebrating Queer Chosen Families," featuring Clifford Prince King, June 4, 2021


Gracie Hadland, "Five Exhibitions to See in Los Angeles," featuring Takako Yamaguchi, May 26, 2021


On June 4-5, Eric-Paul Riege will perform on and around Jeffrey Gibson's installation

deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum

Eric-Paul Riege "(my god, YE’ii [1-2]) (jaatłoh4Ye’iitsoh [1–6]) (a loom between Me+U, dah ‘iistł’ǫ́)," 2021 (Solo)

Bockley Gallery, New Mexico

Review: Pippa Garner at Jeffrey Stark, New York City


"Pippa Garner and Hayden Dunham on the Struggle of Being Inside Bodies," May 19, 2021

Interview Magazine

Aruna D’Souza, "Artists in a Post-George Floyd, Mid-Pandemic World," featuring Clifford Prince King, May 13, 2021

New York Times

Antwuan Sargent, "New Talent," featuring Clifford Prince King, May 2021

Art in America

Brontez Purnell, "Head Rush," with Pippa Garner, April 2021

L'Officiel Art

Jesse Green, "Friends Who Grew Apart," featuring Clifford Prince King, April 12, 2021

T Magazine

Gracie Hadland, "With No Type of Story: Touring the Untied Mind of Pippa Garner," March 12, 2021


Dhyandra Lawson, "Celebrating Black History Month—Photography Collection Highlights, Part 1," featuring Clifford Prince King, February 26, 2021

LACMA Unframed

Eli Diner, "Five Los Angeles Shows to See this Month," featuring Pippa Garner, March 1, 2021



Novembre Global

Jake Yuzna, "Critics' Picks: Pippa Garner," February 2021


Travis Jeppesen, "Critics' Picks–Clifford Prince King," August 2020


Marjon Carlos, "Clifford Prince King’s Intimate Photographs of Black Queer Men," June 18, 2020


Fiona Alison Duncan, "Neke Carson Painted Andy Warhol With His Ass, Then Founded a Modeling Agency," May 6, 2020

Interview Magazine