Thursday night at Central Library's auditorium, Ken Brecher spoke lyrically about the time "when Grand Avenue came to life" and "contemporary artists were celebrated for what they told us" about ourselves. Brecher, the anthropologist who once had to let a Shakespeare box set float away in a flooded ... More >>
Update: MOCA has completed its transformation to trendster heaven by contracting the studio of L.A. street-art celeb Shepard Fairey to do all major design work. Details below. Local arts blogger Mat Gleason broke the game-changing news last night that Paul Schimmel, chief curator at the Los Angeles ... More >>
L.A. philanthropist Eli Broad joined Twitter using the handle @UnreasonableEli to help publicize his new book The Art of Being Unreasonable: Lessons in Unconventional Thinking, which is being released by Wiley on May 8. He also started blogging at elibroad.com/blog.
Courtesy of Eric DoeringerOne of Doeringer's imitations, entitled Cowboy Photographs (After Richard Prince) Forget about original artwork. Even the Ancient Greeks complained that it was impossible to innovate anymore. That's the premise of Eric Doeringer's tongue-in-cheek show at Another Ye ... More >>
Eli and Edythe Broad.The city of Beverly Hills this week sent a letter to Eli Broad notifying the billionaire developer and art collector that it is pulling its proposed site from consideration for a museum that would house his art collection. "The Beverly Hills City Council has confirmed t ... More >>
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