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New to Market: LACMA Curator's Dramatic Hills House Asking $5.75 Million

Designed in 1995 by museum installation architect Brent Saville for curator emeritus Maurice Tuchman, this unique and rather stunning residence on the east side of the Trebek Open Space in the Hollywood...

4 Young Designers To Watch

These designers-in-residence at the Design Museum are shaking up everything from public housing to monetary policy. Designer Ilona Gaynor once planned a Hollywood-worthy heist at five Los Angeles banks, combining fact, fiction, and suspense to create art focused on exposing the judicial system's absurdities. Show More Summary

Rare Jane Austen Manuscript Goes on Exhibit

Visitors at Jane Austen's House Museum in Chawton, Hampshire, can see the 11 booklets that formed “The Watsons,” a novel Austen abandoned, as well as a needle case and other domestic tools belonging to the writer.

Around Town - Vivid Sydney 2015

22 May 2015-08 Jun 2015 Vivid Sydney is an annual city-wide festival featuring a live music component at Sydney Opera House, a talks and 'ideas' program at the Museum of Contemporary...

Jean Nouvel Watch: Here's a Look at Jean Nouvel's National Art Museum of China

Photo via Arch Daily Pritzker Prize-winning French starchitect Jean Nouvel just released official designs for the National Art Museum of China in Beijing, which will house a comprehensive collection of the city's art and calligraphy and apparently plans to be...

Newswire: David Lynch’s museum exhibit opens in Philadelphia

Unlike some egotistical famous people who need an entire museum to house their brilliant treasures, David Lynch’s madness can be contained in one existentially unsettling exhibit. Also, Lynch’s exhibit is actually a collection of art that he made himself, not just random crap he doesn’t have room in his house for. Show More Summary

The Blue Moon Diamond makes debut at Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County

3 days agoArts : Artdaily

The Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County unveiled one of the rarest stones, a 12-carat Fancy Vivid Blue diamond, internally flawless. The ?Blue Moon Diamond? is being housed in a special, temporary exhibition in the Gem Vault. Show More Summary

Links & Reviews

- Some pretty big news reported in the Philadelphia Inquirer: some 10,000 Maurice Sendak items long housed at the Rosenbach Museum and Library in Philadelphia will return to the Sendak estate, since the author chose not to leave the material to the library in his will. Show More Summary

Young Designers At Design Museum

5 days agoEngland / London : Londonist

Four emerging designers take on housing, economics, law and toys.

Frank Gehry Designs Louis Vuitton Windows — Design News

With the rave reviews of Gehry's work on Louis Vuitton's Paris museum, the fashion house invited the starchitect to design their New York City windows. The displays are filled with a Gehry classic, the metal sail, which he referred to in Architectural Digest as "wind wings." READ MORE »

Gogol exhibit

In The Moscow Times Kit Rees reports on an art installation at the Gogol House Museum, in Gogol Lives Again in New Wing of House. The exhibit is called #????????? and looks pretty neat; certainly a welcome effort to push audiences to...Show More Summary

Crossovers: Louis Vuitton Window Displays Get the Frank Gehry Treatment

Photo by Danlly Domingo via Architectural Digest To fête the opening of Louis Vuitton's new Paris museum, as well as the broad critical adulation the structure has been showered with, the French fashion house has invited the museum's designer, starchitect...

National Gas Museum in Leicester, England

Housed in the gatehouse of a former Victorian gasworks, Britain's Natural Gas Museum collects the artifacts and machinery of the world's rich history of gas power. Open since 1977, the Natural Gas Museum was started by a national trust that has set out to make sure England's history of gas usage both in the home and in industry is preserved. Show More Summary

House on Haunted Hill & 13 Ghosts at LACMA

Location: Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 5905 Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90036 Link out: Click here Description: The Los Angeles Count Museum of Art screens this double bill of horror films starring Vincent Price. Part of the their month-long festival: Let There Be Fright: William Castle Scare Classics. LACMA, Bing Theater. Tickets: $3 Academy members, LACMA [...]

Let There Be Fright: William Castle Scare Classics at LACMA

The Los Angeles County Museum of Art launches its William Castle festival with a double bill of THE TINGLER and HOLLYWOOD STORY. Other titles from the gimmicky producer-director include HOUSE ON HAUNTED HILL, 13 GHOSTS, MR. SARDONICUS, THE NIGHT WALKER, STRAIGHT-JACKET, and HOMICIDAL.

Hitler's Home to Become 'House of Responsibility'

Plans are in the works to open a Holocaust museum in what may seem a surprising location: Hitler's boyhood home in Austria. Local officials in Braunau am Inn, near the German border, have decided to turn it into the House of Responsibility, a center designed to educate the public about...

Hitler House May Become Holocaust Museum

Debate is continuing over the fate of the 'Hitler Birthplace' in Austria, with yet another potential use for the controversial house has been mooted by the local government, this time proposing a 'House of Responsibility' museum, potentially saving the house from demolition. Show More Summary

Hitler's Childhood Home to Be Turned Into Holocaust Museum

Hitler's childhood home in Braunau, Austria is slated to be turned into the House of Responsibility, a museum dedicated to survivors of the Holocaust. Read more...

Hitler's childhood home to become Holocaust museum

The home where monster Adolf Hitler grew up is to be turned into a Holocaust museum. Authorities in Austria have decided that the house where the Nazi leader spent his childhood in Branau will become a museum called the House of Responsibility.

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