6 days ago | Art
From pinups and Elvis drag to motherhood and martyrdom, artists and their muses last week explored fierce currents and subtle edges of feminine beauty at “Art of Female,” the Burgundy Room Gallery’s grand reopening show. Curator and multihyphenate...
23 days ago | Education
Outrage over UTLA’s voting process and contract terms reverberated among its rank-and-file members and across social media after the teachers strike ended. UTLA ultimately reported 81 percent of its members voted in favor of the new three-year con...
27 days ago | Art
Think Tank's new space in Little Tokyo will be a free gallery up front, a ticketed experience in the back, with some crossover — and memberships starting at $250 a year. “We feel it’s almost like a micro theme park, more than an art show," say the...
29 days ago | Art
Los Angeles-based artists Wu Tsang and Reena Esmail are among the 45 recipients, announced this week, of the 2019 United States Artists Fellowship, a $50,000 unrestricted grant given annually to artists and collectives working across a wide range ...
1 month ago | Education
In the first three days of L.A.’s historic teacher strike, the battle over the future of the city’s public schools raged on in competing press conferences, school and LAUSD site picket lines, boisterous rallies — and across social media platforms,...
1 month ago | Art
At a packed opening for her new portrait series, "Possession," at Superchief L.A. earlier this month, photographer Parker Day took a break from the crowd to tuck into a bottle of Hennessy. Shortly before, someone asked where she was, and the reply...