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A Spectre Is Haunting Los Angeles: Fantômas at the Hammer Museum

01.10.2011
Fantômas -- the creation of writers Marcel Allain and Pierre Souvestre, then filmed by the incomparable Louis Feuillade -- was an...
Los Angeles Among Country's Least Literate Cities

Los Angeles Among Country's Least Literate Cities

01.10.2011
According to a report released today by the Central Connecticut State University, Los Angeles slides into a pitiful 61st place in a ranking...

Robert Davi Sings Sinatra

01.10.2011
Next weekend actor/singer Robert Davi brings his Davi Sings Sinatra act to Los Angeles and I will be there cheering Robert on. I hope...
PHOTOS: Eli Broad Unveils New Plans For Downtown Museum

PHOTOS: Eli Broad Unveils New Plans For Downtown Museum

01. 6.2011
Today, billionaire philanthropist Eli Broad and the Broad Art Foundation unveiled architectural renderings of an art gallery (which will...
WATCH: Gustavo Dudamel Appears On Jay Leno To Discuss Classical Music And Bieber's Haircut

WATCH: Gustavo Dudamel Appears On Jay Leno To Discuss Classical Music And Bieber's Haircut

01. 5.2011
Gustavo Dudamel, the young, curly-haired, Venezuelan who took the classical music world by storm when he became the Music Director of the...
PHOTOS: Artists Protest Jeffrey Deitch, MOCA Over Anti-War Mural

PHOTOS: Artists Protest Jeffrey Deitch, MOCA Over Anti-War Mural

Anna Almendrala  01. 4.2011
The whitewashed wall at the MOCA Geffen Contemporary got a little splash of color last night when artists gathered to protest museum director...
The 10 Best <i>Non</i>-Independent Movies of 2010

The 10 Best Non-Independent Movies of 2010

01. 3.2011
You will find no independent films here, no brilliant art house dramas, no documentaries. I'm dismissing all "small" movies that deliver...
2010 Through the Eyes of Children (PHOTOS)

2010 Through the Eyes of Children (PHOTOS)

12.29.2010
These paintings celebrate the unique way in which children are looking and thinking about the world, and serve as reminders to us all to...
Gustavo Dudamel Special Highlights Music Education

Gustavo Dudamel Special Highlights Music Education

12.29.2010
LOS ANGELES — Conductor Gustavo Dudamel's passion for music education is on display in a new PBS special. In "Gustavo Dudamel: Conducting...
Top 10 Classical Music Moments 2001-2010

Top 10 Classical Music Moments 2001-2010

12.27.2010
1. The Opening of Walt Disney Concert Hall in 2003 It was a hall that reflected in its billowing waves and lavish interior all that classical...

Art in Anticipation: 11 Reasons to Look Forward to 2011

12.27.2010
Whether he's striking down the pope with a meteorite or restraining his dealer to a gallery wall with masking tape, Maurizio Cattelan does...

Amahl and the Night Visitors From Intimate Opera of Pasadena

12.26.2010
In their latest outing, Intimate Opera is seeking to change the game by mounting their first full production. It was mostly successful,...

Handel's Messiah Re-imagined by Mozart in L.A. Master Chorale Performance

12.20.2010
For well over two centuries, a cottage industry in musicology has sought to identify all the variants of Handel's Messiah.
CALIFORNIA BIENNIAL: Through The Curator's Lens At The Orange County Museum of Art

CALIFORNIA BIENNIAL: Through The Curator's Lens At The Orange County Museum of Art

12.17.2010
Literature supplies the concept of an unreliable narrator, whose credibility one questions or otherwise doubts in the telling of a particular...