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Eli Broad says LA needs better leadership (and a locally owned paper)

Broad tells Los Angeles Magazine the city needs "better political leadership and better citizen and corporate leadership than it’s had." He also confirms he is still trying to buy the LA Times.

Putting the Grand in Grand Avenue: Super-rich home-builder/philanthropist Eli Broad is all...

Super-rich home-builder/philanthropist Eli Broad is all about Grand Avenue, and not just because that's where his new museum will be. "Cities aren't remembered for their accountants or businesspeople. They are remembered for their arts and their architecture. I can think...

Bill de Blasio Under Fire from Wall Street Billionaires and Vulture Philanthropists

Corporate Welfare Queen, Eva Moskowitz With the Oligarchs now marching out Eli Broad's rabid poodle, Steve Barr, to attack Bill de Blasio for his position on charter schools, the Mayor has his hands full. Thankfully, he is not flinching, even with the lead corporate welfare queen and snapping hyena, Eva Moskowitz, in full attack mode. Show More Summary

Broad museum plaza is welcome, but who will own it?

2 months agoArts : Culture Monster

Critic's Notebook: The Broad museum's opening date is delayed to 2015, but more interesting is who will run its planned plaza and how. The leaders of Eli Broad's planned Grand Avenue museum of postwar and contemporary art, to be called simply the Broad, will make news in three separate ways on Monday.

Broad Museum reveals plans for landscaped plaza, restaurant

2 months agoArts : Culture Monster

The leaders of Eli Broad's planned Grand Avenue museum of contemporary art, to be called simply the Broad, will make news in three separate ways on Monday.

No shortage of high-tech workers

Sent to the Los Angeles Times, Dec. 27, 2013.In "Its no sin to be rich," (Dec. 27), Richard Riordan and Eli Broad state that jobs that don't require higher education "have left the country" and the "good jobs" that will stay require technological know-how. Show More Summary

Terry Grier Makes Houston Schools Awful Enough to Win the Broad Prize

The picture above is of Arne Duncan and Eli Broad having a swell time at Barack Obama's inauguration party in 2008. The picture below is Arne and Eli in 2013, this time accompanied by the poster boy for CorpEd's model of segregated urban reform schools, Terry Grier. Show More Summary

Starting Next Year, LA’s Hammer Museum Will Be Free

6 months agoArts : Hyperallergic

A few weeks ago, billionaire art collector and philanthropist Eli Broad announced that his upcoming museum in Los Angeles, The Broad, will offer free admission. Earlier this year, the Dallas Museum of Art switched over to free entry, as well as offering a new free membership plan. And now, continuing the trend, the Hammer Museum, also in LA, is going free in 2014.

Morning Linkage: LA Gets a Film Czar, Frank Gehry and Eli Broad Talk Disney

· Boxer asks EPA to make sure University Parkers are safe living near possibly toxic oil drilling site · Emilio Estevez lists compound with "micro-vineyard" on Point Dume · Garcetti names former Academy head Tom Sherak as LA Film...

Art Movements

7 months agoArts : Hyperallergic

Fernand Léger goes on display at the Met, Andy Warhol Museum may be soon on the LES, Eli Broad offers free admission but no MOCA money, guilty plea in art forging case, America's most famous stamp goes on permanent display, and more...

Q&A: Architect Elizabeth Diller on working with Eli Broad and more

7 months agoArts : Culture Monster

Architect Elizabeth Diller was in Los Angeles this week for a press event at the Broad, the new $140-million Bunker Hill museum her New York firm Diller Scofidio + Renfro is designing for philanthropists and art collectors Eli and Edythe Broad.

Tour the Concrete "Veil" That Floats Above L.A.'s Newest Museum

7 months agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

Philanthropist Eli Broad seems to have his hands or his money in nearly every art museum in Los Angeles. Now his very own museum, The Broad, is nearing completion in downtown Los Angeles, right next door to Disney Concert Hall (which he also helped build, of course). Show More Summary

ConstructionWatch: Touring Grand Avenue's Under-Construction Broad Art Museum

The Broad, philanthropist Eli Broad's vanity museum on Grand Avenue, is pretty much the only architecturally interesting public building on its way up in Los Angeles right now, so enjoy this construction...

Eli Broad Reveals Details of His New Museum, Which May Appease the Skeptics After All

Thursday night at Central Library's auditorium, Ken Brecher spoke lyrically about the time "when Grand Avenue came to life" and "contemporary artists were celebrated for what they told us" about...

Eli Broad won't be MOCA's lead funder for much longer

7 months agoArts : Culture Monster

Eli Broad has no plans to renew his five-year, $15-million pledge to MOCA, and says his new museum set to open in late 2014 will be a boon to its neighbor. Eli Broad said Tuesday that he won't continue giving $3 million a year to his new museum's across-the-street neighbor, the Museum of Contemporary Art, ending his five-year run as its primary funder.

Following Navy Yard Shooting, Top Donor Threatens To Withhold Donations From Democrats Who Opposed Background Checks

"I urge my fellow voters to withhold donations and deny votes to politicians who refuse to take a stand against gun violence, " Eli Broad writes. The post Following Navy Yard Shooting, Top Donor Threatens To Withhold Donations From Democrats Who Opposed Background Checks appeared first on ThinkProgress.

Eli Broad's advice to budding art collectors: Go slow

7 months agoArts : Culture Monster

Here’s Eli and Edythe Broad’s advice to budding, young art collectors: take your time, do the research, don’t rush to buy.

The names of MOCA's biggest donors might surprise you

9 months agoArts : Culture Monster

It's a common error, regularly made in a variety of publications (including this one): Billionaire Los Angeles art collector and philanthropist Eli Broad is said to be the biggest donor to the city's Museum of Contemporary Art.

Alice Walton joins Broads on list of world's 10 top art buyers

9 months agoArts : Culture Monster

Wal-Mart heiress Alice Walton is now one of the world's 10 highest-rolling art collectors, joining perennials such as Los Angeles philanthropist Eli Broad and his wife, Edythe, in the top echelon of the annual rankings compiled by ARTnews magazine.

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