Project X Foundation for Art & Criticism

Pasadena Art Alliance

Founded in Eagle Rock by a group of Los Angeles artists, X-TRA has been produced quarterly since 1997 by the Project X Foundation for Art and Criticism. Now found on newsstands and bookstores around the country, in addition to its online presence, X-TRA is a contemporary art journal that presents expansive features, historical essays, interviews, substantive reviews and more. It is also Los Angeles’s longest running critical art journal.

To fund the 2023-24 project Artists’ Voices: From Thinking, to Practice, to Community which will support publishing of artists’ commentaries and projects in both X-TRA’s print and online editions. Additionally, it will provide fees for artist contributors and support production costs for both publishing the journal and special events related to it.