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Los Angeles Museum Starts a Kickstarter Campaign for a Traveling Egg-Shaped Gallery

2 weeks agoNews : NYTimes: News

The Los Angeles County Museum of Art aims to bring a reproduction of the Nuevo Museo de Arte Contemporáneo, a tiny gallery space, from Guatemala City.

Urban Light in Los Angeles, California

Like an open-air Greek temple, the front entrance of the Los Angeles County Museum of Art basks in the glow of 202 vintage street lamps, lighting up the western edge of the city’s Miracle Mile. Urban Light is an installation by artist...Show More Summary

LACMA may expand into South LA Wetlands Park

It would host art and cultural programming and instructional workshops The Los Angeles County Museum of Art is looking to expand into South LA, bringing arts and cultural programs and workshops to a wetlands park near Slauson AvenueShow More Summary

LA museum buys buggies used by fallen Arizona firefighters

Arizona officials have agreed to sell two buggies used by 19 fallen firefighters to the Los Angeles County Fire Museum. Prescott City Council voted to sell the buggies used by … Click to Continue »

LACMA's latest additions: Acquisitions to the permanent collection, in pictures

The Los Angeles County Museum of Art’s Collectors Committee weekend is one of the institution’s biggest fundraisers, held every spring since 1986. Participating committee members paid $15,000 to $60,000 for the recent festivities and the opportunity to vote on which artworks — from a short list...

The art of religion: Corny, cynical and everything in between

last monthArts : Culture Monster

Thirty years ago at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, curator Maurice Tuchman organized an exhibition that explored the intersection of art and spirituality. “The Spiritual in Art: Abstract Painting 1890-1985” brought together about 250 works by nearly 100 artists to reveal that spirituality...

Documentary 'Burden' portrays provocative artist's popular and critical ascendence

With “Urban Light,” Chris Burden’s photo-hotspot installation of antique streetlamps at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, the artist became indelibly linked with his city. Another piece at LACMA, the gleefully intense kinetic sculpture “Metropolis II,” deepened the love connection. But as Timothy...


“Urban Light,” an art installation on the grounds of the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, by the Wilshire Boulevard entrance, is, I think it’s safe to say, one of the most popular pieces of public art in the United States. The elegantly...Show More Summary

J.D. Dillard Is Not Here to Make Slave Dramas

When I ask J.D. Dillard where he wants to meet for our interview, he suggests an outdoor café at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art. It’s a location that’s convenient for both of us — a prerequisite for a successful rendezvous in L.A.’s gummed-up concrete sprawl — but just ... More »

LACMA announces nine new acquisitions during the 31st Annual Collectors Committee Weekend

2 months agoArts : Artdaily

The Los Angeles County Museum of Art announces the addition of nine new acquisitions during the museum?s 31st annual Collectors Committee fundraiser. The annual Collectors Committee Weekend?led by LACMA trustee, Collectors CommitteeShow More Summary

Locarno: What's a nice Swiss film festival doing in L.A.?

It was the memory of the Cannes Critics Week hosted by Filmex at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art in November 1974 that inspired critic and programmer Robert Koehler to do something similar. As a UCLA freshman, he covered the festival for the Daily Bruin. “I’ve been waiting since then for someone...

First solo presentation by Abdulnasser Gharem in the U.S. opens at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art

2 months agoArts : Artdaily

The Los Angeles County Museum of Art announces Abdulnasser Gharem: Pause, marking the first solo presentation by the artist in the U.S. The exhibition is curated by Linda Komaroff, curator of Islamic art and department head of art of...Show More Summary

Storybook-style Miracle Mile house with turret seeks $1.6M

Just delightful Just a short walk away from the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, this sweet three-bedroom house is just as charming inside as it is outside. A mix of Storybook and French Normandy Revival styles, the house is entered via an impressive wood door set into a turret. Show More Summary

Take The City Nature Challenge 2017!

Which city in the United States has the most nature? The City Nature Challenge 2017 (April 14 - 18) will help reveal the answer! The Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County is celebrating National Citizen Science Day (April 15) and Earth Day (April 22) by rallying all Angelenos to get out into nature, snap photos of local wildlife, and share your observations. [ more › ]

LACMA redesign: Here are the newest renderings

There’s one big change The Los Angeles County Museum of Art has released a new batch of renderings for its planned $600-million redesign, a total overhaul designed by Peter Zumthor. The Pritzker Prize winner intends to knock down much...Show More Summary

Essential Arts & Culture: LACMA's new look, protests at MOCA, celebrating a California composer

Redesigning the Los Angeles County Museum of Art. Photography that chronicles the desire for wealth. The life and work of an important California composer. And protests at the museum. I’m Carolina A. Miranda, staff writer at the Los Angeles Times, with your weekly dose of all things culture: Tan...

Watch Jack Antonoff Re-Score The Breakfast Club Live In LA

3 months agoMusic / Indie Music : Stereogum

Last night, Jack Antonoff and his band Bleachers performed an original score for John Hughes' 1985 classic The Breakfast Club as part of the Los Angeles County Museum Of Art's Bring The Noise film series. They also played their new single "Don't Take The Money." Watch some footage from the event below. …

Jack Antonoff To Re-Score The Breakfast Club Live

3 months agoMusic / Indie Music : Stereogum

The Los Angeles County Museum Of Art (LACMA) began an ongoing series this year titled "Bring The Noise" where musicians perform an original score to a film of their choice. Last week saw Yacht soundtrack Alien, and back in January Seth Bogart composed a take on Welcome To The Dollhouse. Now in April, Jack Antonoff…

Jack Antonoff Is Composing a New Score for The Breakfast Club

The Los Angeles Times is reporting that Jack Antonoff, lead singer of the pop band Bleachers and producer of Taylor Swift and Lorde, is set to perform a new score John Hughes’ The Breakfast Club at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art next month. Show More Summary

Wevr’s virtual reality undersea adventure The Blu becomes a museum exhibit

4 months agoTechnology : Venture Beat

Wevr said that its virtual reality experience, The Blu, will be displayed at the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County (NHMLA). The immersive adventure makes you feel like you are underwater, exploring the majesty of the ocean and its different habitats. You come face-to-face with some of the most awe-inspiring species on the planet. […]

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