Won Ju Lim, Baroque Pet Shop, 2010. Mixed media and 5 video projections, installation view.

Won Ju Lim

Santa Monica, California

Patrick Painter Inc.

Won Ju Lim’s sweeping installation Baroque Pet Shop celebrates convergences in cinematically tactile and weirdly complete ways. It combines relics of Baroque architecture with the urban trappings of Los Angeles’s Highland Park neighborhood, constructing an idiosyncratic environment in which embellished steeples, industrial scaffolding, and gaudy playthings make the ordinary indistinguishable from the ornate…see the full review in May’s magazine.