Michael Govan of LACMA, about the Pacific Standard Time art festival opening in the fall, known as PST LA/LA (one of the LAs is for Latin America): "We have so much to do to make everyone understand how connected our cultures are — how connected we are.... There is no us and them. There […]
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When Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA, the Getty-funded exhibition series devoted to Latino and Latin American art, kicks off this fall, it will be with a bang. More specifically, with a celebratory concert announced Wednesday featuring the Grammy-winning Mexican rock band Café Tacvba, L.A. roots...
Featuring about 40 posters, “Hollywood in Havana: Five Decades of Cuban Posters Promoting U.S. Films” will be on display as part of the Getty’s 2017 project, Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA.
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From now through 8:59 in the morning Pacific Standard Time on Monday, November 28, 2016, Expedia is having its Black Friday sale of 2016 where you can save $50.00 when booking a reservation with a minimum spend of $200.00 — excluding...Show More Summary
File this under "it was only a matter of time." When the 777 was first introduced, nine seats per row in economy was the standard configuration. However, as airlines have become more profit-driven, they've realized that they can squeeze 10 seats per row into economy and get away with it. Show More Summary
Latina and Latin American women artists rarely get air time in U.S. museums. That will change next fall when the Pacific Standard Time series of exhibitions devoted to art from Latino and Latin American artists around the globe is set to touch down in Los Angeles. Of particular note will be “Radical...
Join us here today at 5 PM Pacific Time for our live coverage of Day 2 of the 47th Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia. Today’s comic by Jen Sorensen is Trumping our safety: • It’s day 164 of the GOP’s stubborn refusal toShow More Summary
Carla Zaccagnini had never been to Los Angeles when she landed in the city for a residency at Santa Monica’s 18th Street Arts Center in mid-April. Yet many aspects of the city felt strikingly familiar. “The other day, we saw the L.A. River,” she says, “the dry river, which I’ve seen before in...
Medium announced that several online magazines will be migrating over to the Medium publishing platform. The list includes Electric Literature, The Awl, Pacific Standard, The Hairpin, Time Inc.’s Money and Fortune, and others.
The Getty Foundation today announced $8.45 million in exhibition grants to 43 Southern California organizations participating in Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA, a region-wide exploration of Latin American and Latino art opening September 2017 and running through January 2018. Show More Summary
Last week, the New York Times editorial board nailed the fundamental problem with the Trans Pacific Partnership on labor issues: Obama administration officials say the T.P.P. goes further on labor standards than those earlier pacts. For example, the T.P.P.’s labor chapter requires all 12 countries to adopt minimum wage, working hour and occupational safety regulations. […]
If you have ever wanted to serve FlyerTalk as a member of TalkBoard, now is your chance, as you can be one of five FlyerTalk members to be elected by a popular vote — but you must apply by 8:00 in the evening Pacific Standard Time on...Show More Summary
The J. Paul Getty Trust, whose grant-making wing has been the catalyst for the ongoing Pacific Standard Time series of region-wide, multi-exhibition looks at art in Southern California, dialed back the clock a bit and jumped a continent to play a part in a blockbuster art show of 2016: “Hieronymus...
Mark Lukach is a writer and teacher who lives in Martinez, CA with his wife, son, and bulldog. He has been published in The New York Times, Pacific Standard, and The Atlantic Monthly, among others, and is publishing a memoir with Harper Wave in spring of 2017. Show More Summary
Following a fitful night’s sleep, I woke up at 5 a.m. this morning. Well, I suppose it’s to be expected since I’m still on Vancouver time. That’s what I thought anyway – until I realized that Pacific Standard Time is actually three hours BEHIND Toronto time, not three hours AHEAD. So it was actually more […]
It looks like there's another good reason to be a Gundam fan this year, since the upcoming series, Mobile Suit Gundam Iron-Blooded Orphans, hits Daisuki.net and Hulu on Oct. 4 at 7:30 p.m. Japan Standard Time/3:30 a.m. Pacific Standard Time/6:30 a.m. Show More Summary
In a bid to take advantage of an improving housing market, public builders Standard Pacific Homes and Ryland Group have announced a merger, with the combined company owning or controlling 74,000 lots in 17 states.From an L.A. Times article:The...Show More Summary
More than once, the chief executives of Southern California home builders Standard Pacific Corp. and Ryland Group Inc. talked about whether they should combine their operations.