The Los Angeles County Museum of Art announced a bequest commitment of a major painting from Barbra Streisand?a stunning 1900?1901 portrait, Mrs. Cazalet and Children Edward & Victor, by American artist John Singer Sargent. The bequest is being made in honor of LACMA?s 50th anniversary in 2015. Show More Summary
Karolina Waclawiak wants to talk about class. We're sitting at Stark Bar on the campus of the Los Angeles County Museum of Art. It's the end of the workday, and office workers and museum goers alike are letting themselves loosen in the gently failing early evening light.
The Burden sculpture circling the space. all photos by Jay It is rather ironic that David McCullough's fascinating biography of the Wright Brothers has come out the same time as our midtown LACMA (Los Angeles County Museum of Art) unveiled its new art show from the late Chis Burden. Show More Summary
Beloved L.A. brands FreeCity and dosa have been tapped by the Los Angeles County Museum of Art to create the fifth edition of the Wear LACMA collection of fashion and accessories inspired by the museum’s permanent collection.
Beginning on May 18, 2015, and running for four weeks, the Los Angeles County Museum of Art presents Chris Burden: Ode to Santos Dumont, the first museum presentation of Burden?s recently completed monumental performance sculpture. Plans...Show More Summary
Visitors in front of the African Elephant Diorama at the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County (NHMLAC photo) This guest post was written by Karen Wise, Vice President, Education and Exhibits at the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County. Show More Summary
When the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) opened a reconfigured campus in 2008 designed by architect Renzo Piano, one pavilion was supposed to be anchored with a replica steam locomotive that hung from a 160-foot crane and.....
From the mid-eighties through the late aughts, the main entrance to the Los Angeles County Museum of Art was through a hole in the postmodern fortress of the Art of the Americas Building on Wilshire Boulevard. In 2008, the...
The Los Angeles County Museum of Art presents Ed Moses: Drawings from the 1960s and 70s, the first museum presentation of the artist?s drawings in nearly 40 years. Ed Moses has been a significant figure in the development and history of art in Los Angeles since his first monographic exhibition at the Ferus Gallery in 1958. Show More Summary
I remember very clearly the first time I heard Renzo Piano describe the new plaza he was planning for the expanded Los Angeles County Museum of Art. It must have been 2005. The Italian architect told me he wanted to create a spacious, classically proportioned space stretching between the museum's...
Even if you didn’t know Chris Burden’s name, you’ve likely seen photos of what has become his most famous work: 202 vintage streetlamps arranged with a military-like precision in front of the Los Angeles County Museum of Art. Read more...
To the editor: Tyler Green raises important issues relating to the future of the Los Angeles County Museum of Art. ("Will L.A. County give its art the space it's due?," op-ed, May 2)
As the Los Angeles County Museum of Art celebrates its 50th anniversary, it's worth remembering that its biggest, most steadfast benefactors, past, present and future, are the county's 10 million residents.
antonio-m: dynamitefists: Caravaggio Exhibit, Resnick Pavillion at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art.
In a prelude to its 50th anniversary celebration, the Los Angeles County Museum of Art released Swiss architect Peter Zumthor's most recent plan to expand the museum at the end of March. County money has been earmarked, and there's a sense that LACMA may finally deliver on its decades-old dream...
lionofchaeronea: The centaur Chiron, accompanied by a satyr. Side A of a red-figure bell-krater attributed to the painter Python; 350-325 BCE. Produced at Paestum (Poseidonia), south Italy; now in the Los Angeles County Museum of ...
all photos by Jay or from LACMA David Hockney's video exhibit, "The Jugglers," in the lobby of the Resnick Pavilion Last Saturday night LACMA (Los Angeles County Museum of Art) celebrated its 50th anniversary with a big party and exhibition. Show More Summary
LACMA sculpture: In the April 24 Calendar section, an article about a rare Ernst Ludwig Kirchner sculpture acquired by the Los Angeles County Museum of Art misidentified the buyer of a different Kirchner sculpture sold at auction. The buyer in that 2006 auction was Ronald Lauder, not Leonard Lauder.
Samuel Ayers and Cruise got engaged April 15 at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art.
"Gratitude is the theme of our 50th anniversary," Michael Govan, the Los Angeles County Museum of Art's chief executive, said at the media preview for the new exhibit "50 for 50: Gifts on the Occasion of LACMA's Anniversary."