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Building Plans for Los Angeles County Museum of Art Don't Live Up to Near $1 Billion Pricetag

Joseph Giovannini | Posted 10.13.2014 | Los Angeles
Joseph Giovannini

Suddenly Angelenos are being asked to buy the Brooklyn Bridge. The monumental bill of goods now up for sale is the take-it-or-leave-it design for the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, priced somewhere between $650M and $1 billion.

PLAN ForYourArt February 28-March 6

Bettina Korek | Posted 05.01.2013 | Los Angeles
Bettina Korek

High and Dry is inspired by free-play sites such as the junkyard playgrounds of the sixties and seventies and Barrie's recent investigation into the genesis of vertical skate culture and the locations it occupied.

PLAN ForYourArt: October 11-17

Bettina Korek | Posted 12.11.2012 | Los Angeles
Bettina Korek

From September through December wild Up presents four distinct projects inspired by the Hammer's unique public spaces. Artists create site-specific projects that investigate the social and sonic nature of public space.

Six Picks for This Week From the Family Savvy

Sarah Bowman | Posted 12.11.2012 | Los Angeles
Sarah Bowman

It feels good to settle into the routine of the fall, and especially nice to have temperatures back in the range of normal. Here are some activities to keep you busy this week.

Six Picks for This Week From The Family Savvy

Sarah Bowman | Posted 11.26.2012 | Los Angeles
Sarah Bowman

The weather is finally cooling, but we are still able to revel in the outdoors here in Southern California. From LACMA's Ken Price exhibition to a scavenger hunt downtown, here are six picks for this week.

WATCH: This Adorable Toy Robot Will Win Your Heart

Posted 07.20.2012 | Los Angeles

LA's Petersen Automotive Museum draws thousands of visitors a year, from gear heads to grease monkeys. Now, the museum can count a minuscule and adora...

Lucy Blodgett

The Quintessential Museum Guide | Lucy Blodgett | Posted 05.17.2012 | Los Angeles

Every year since 1977, global citizens unite to celebrate the importance of museums in society on International Museum Day. This year's celebration fa...

California Dreaming -- A Museum Relic?

Leo C. Wolinsky | Posted 01.29.2012 | Home
Leo C. Wolinsky

Buck Stahl had no idea he was about to create an iconic symbol for the California dream when he asked architect Pierre Koenig in 1957 to build his home on a sparsely developed precipice in the Hollywood Hills.

The Skinny: Los Angeles' Hammer Museum Sixth Biennial Begins

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

WHO: Karla Black, Charles Gaines, Evan Holloway, Sergej Jensen, Ian Kiaer, Jorge Macchi, and many more WHAT:All of this and nothing WHEN:Opens Janua...

EXHIBITION SPOTLIGHT: MOCA Celebrates LA Art Over The Years, Seminal LA Artists

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

WHO: The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles (MOCA) WHAT: The Artist's Museum WHEN: October 31, 2010-January 31, 2011 WHERE: MOCA MOCA ...

MUSEUM SPOTLIGHT: Wiley and the Beuys

Peter Frank | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Peter Frank

No question mark follows, turning the title into a rhetorical shrug - one that masks, or perhaps underscores, an urgent search for a sense to the world and the cosmos.