Updated at the bottom: MOCA says no. First posted at 5:25 p.m on March 7. Headline has changed.
The L.A. County Museum of Art is proposing to takeover the struggling Museum of Contemporary Art downtown.
LACMA CEO Michael Govan confirmed the proposal in a statement today. He calls it a possible "me ... More >>
Over the past 50 years, the city has tried repeatedly to turn Grand Avenue into the living, breathing heart of downtown, and has failed miserably. Now, a public-private group led by Eli Broad is trying again with the emphasis on private