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LAXArt gala serves up typing, tattoos and smashing taboos
LAXArt gala serves up typing, tattoos and smashing taboos

It’s rare in Hollywood for an event – any event – to outshine its celebrity attendees, but that’s exactly what happened Saturday night at the LAXArt benefit gala at Greystone Mansion in Beverly Hills, where the art started in the driveway with a hulking Hummer sporting a cast bronze flat tire (Ry Rocklen’s “Untitled Hummer Flat”) and spilled out onto the hillside patio where Lisa Williamson’s towering wooden sculpture (think minimalist totem pole) “Eleven Holes” was framed against the cityscape below. In between, every kind of artwork and performance you might imagine (as well as a few you never would have) filled every possible...

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