Catherine Wagley

Catherine Wagley writes about art and visual culture in Los Angeles. She is currently art critic for L.A. Weekly and frequently contributes to a number of other publications.

Stories By Catherine Wagley

The Brutal Excommunication of a Christian Homeschooling Pioneer

She was a rising star of the religious right, with fervent followers across the nation. When she filed for divorce, it all came crashing down.

The Man Who Elevated the Art World

When the world’s most high-concept artists wanted to balance a boulder on thin air or build a portal to the heavens inside a volcanic crater, they turned to a quiet kid from Indiana with a passion for achieving the impossible.