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The Broad

Broad-Kill: Assessing L.A.'s Newest Museum Without Even Seeing It

John Seed | Posted 09.27.2015 | Arts
John Seed

Dozens of other art writers, critics and bloggers have been writing about the Broad since it opened last week, and after having actually "seen" it, some have made prose of its alleged deficiencies.

Is The Broad a Great Public Collection or "The Largest Vanity Project of Our Lifetime"?

MutualArt | Posted 09.26.2015 | Arts

One can hope that through special exhibitions and new acquisitions (it estimates that it averages one new acquisition a week), The Broad will discover, and embrace, its obligation to the public to truly represent the art of our time.

The Broad Surprises

Edward Goldman | Posted 09.22.2015 | Arts
Edward Goldman

For the many visitors who've flooded The Broad Museum at its official opening this past weekend, the experience was full of surprises. Built by prominent architectural firm, Diller Scofidio + Renfro, the museum building grabs ones' attention from the get-go.

The Broad Contemporary Art Museum, Los Angeles. Interview With Elizabeth Diller (VIDEO)

VernissageTV | Posted 09.21.2015 | Arts

We had the pleasure to talk to the architecture firm's founding partner Elizabeth Diller, who provided us with some basic information on the concept of the museum's architecture with its "veil-and-vault" idea, the challenges the architecture studio faced and how they worked with the natural light.

Deal With It: LA Is the New Capital of the Art World (PHOTOS)

Eric Minh Swenson | Posted 06.10.2015 | Arts
Eric Minh Swenson

The Broad Museum is about to open its doors this September, and by doing so it's going to explode a U.S. military style daisy cutter on the Los Angeles art scene. Then comes Hauser Wirth and Schimmel (HWS) a few blocks away in LA's undeniably burgeoning Arts District.

Free at Last

Edward Goldman | Posted 12.15.2013 | Arts
Edward Goldman

Recent news and developments coming from art museums in Westwood Village warm my heart. First, let's start by raising a toast to The Fowler Museum a...

Form Foils Function: Eli Broad's New Museum in LA

Lee Rosenbaum | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Lee Rosenbaum

What would you say if I told you that I was about to build a new art museum with gallery walls that could not be hung with art and a skylit exhibition space that would be used to display light-sensitive works?

Why I Love The Broad Even if I Don't Understand It

Joel Epstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Joel Epstein

As well as he writes when he is focused on architecture, Nicolai Ouroussoff's review of Broad the museum and Broad the patron isn't worth the paper and pixels it is written on.