Michael Govan, the director of the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, has a provocative vision for his museum and his adopted city.
The “Star Wars” creator and Marin County resident on Tuesday announced that his Lucas Museum of Narrative Art is heading to Los Angeles’ Exposition Park, where it will rise alongside several other cultural facilities and the Los Angeles...Show More Summary
Artists including Richard Serra and Cindy Sherman have signed on to the "J20 Art Strike," and some museums are considering it as well. The Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) says it won't close because "Our entire program and mission, every day, is an expression of inclusion and appreciation of every culture."
'For nearly three decades, the Nancy Wiener Gallery has sold Asian art to private collectors and museums, including the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Asia Society, the Los Angeles County Museum, the Art Institute of Chicago, the Nelson-Atkins...Show More Summary
The Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County opened its exhibition Diamonds: Rare Brilliance, which brings together rare colored gems never before seen in the United States inside the Museum?s renowned Gem and Mineral Hall. At the...Show More Summary
The beautiful large-scale retrospective of this major but often forgotten artist’s work at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art is a truly revelatory exhibition. The post A Gift to Be Simple: John McLaughlin’s Paintings Pose Fundamental Questions appeared first on Hyperallergic.
eroscestlavie: 1. Georges de la Tour, Magdalene with the Smoking Flame, c. 1640, currently at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art 2. Georges de la Tour, The Penitent Magdalene, c. 1625-1650, currently at the Metropolitan Museum of Art 3. Georges de la Tour, The Repentant Magdalene, c. 1635-1640, currently at the National Gallery of Art
The Los Angeles County Museum of Art, with Museo del Palacio de Bellas Artes in Mexico City, presents Picasso and Rivera: Conversations Across Time (December 4, 2016?May 7, 2017), an exhibition that examines moments of intersection in...Show More Summary
Rare and colorful gems, including an extremely rare pink diamond and the stunning Argyle Violet Diamond, are making their U.S. debut at the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County.
The Los Angeles County Museum of Art is presenting Renaissance and Reformation: German Art in the Age of Dürer and Cranach. Coinciding with the 500th anniversary of the Reformation, the exhibition brings to Los Angeles some of the greatest achievements of German Renaissance art. Show More Summary
George Lucas’ much-travelled museum project proposal made a stop in Los Angeles Wednesday, and LA County supervisors embraced the project. The LA proposal would put the museum at Exposition Park next to USC. But wait, you ask, wasn’t the project going to be located in Chicago? Then the Bay Area? Sure – so what is […]
The Los Angeles County Museum of Art held its sixth annual Art + Film gala over the weekend, and with Gucci as a sponsor, you can believe that it was quite the star-studded (and extremely well-dressed) affair. Artist Petra Collins (also a face of the brand) was one of our favorites, and attended... Continue reading
If you live in Los Angeles and somehow missed the bevy of haunted houses and scary attractions, you're in luck: the Spider Pavilion at the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County is open from October 30 to December 11. This isn't...Show More Summary
The Los Angeles County Museum of Art hosted its sixth annual Art+Film Gala on Saturday, October 29, 2016, honoring pioneering Light and Space artist Robert Irwin and Academy Award?winning filmmaker Kathryn Bigelow. Co-chaired by LACMA...Show More Summary
The Los Angeles County Museum of Art’s sixth annual Art + Film Gala got off to a glamorously languid start. Chris Burden’s “Urban Light” installation glowed brilliantly against an inky blue sky, creating painterly palm tree silhouettes along Wilshire Boulevard as a stream of black cars rolled up...
Saturday might have been Los Angeles County Museum of Arts’ big night with its sixth annual Art + Film gala honoring Robert Irwin and Kathryn Bigelow, but Alessandro Michele’s talents were on full display at the Gucci-sponsored affair. From the mossy green carpet to the riotous flower arrangements,...
The Los Angeles County Museum of Art announced today that LACMA trustee Eric Smidt and his wife, Susan, have pledged $25 million in support of the museum?s continued growth, service to the community, and plan for a Peter Zumthor-designed permanent collection building. Show More Summary
In conjunction with their on-going exhibition, Guillermo Del Toro: At Home with Monsters, the Los Angeles County Museum of Art
And he designed the structure When the most recent wave of images of the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) redesign came out, no one really seemed enthusiastic about them. That's unfortunate, because plans for the redesign could...Show More Summary
Beginning this month, the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, the largest art museum in the western United States, will launch a digital collaboration on the @OhMyDisney Snapchat account, according to a press release. "Partnering withShow More Summary