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  • Moment of Friday: Hagfish hanky-panky, Lily Simonson's oceanic obsession

    Moment of Friday: Hagfish hanky-panky, Lily Simonson's oceanic obsession
    Step into the main exhibition hall at CB1 Gallery in downtown Los Angeles and you will see a series of stark, practically Martian landscapes illuminated by blacklight. These paintings, however, do not depict alien worlds. They are a series of works...
  • Florida travel calendar for September

    Florida travel calendar for September
    Check out festivals and events in September across the state. This list is organized by region. Central Florida Including Orlando, Kissimmee, Daytona Beach, Sanford, the Space Coast, Lakeland/Polk and Lake County Aug. 29-31: Central Florida Film...
  • Industrial sludge from West Point paper mill and Smithfield Foods plant could end up on farmland

    Leftover waste from the RockTenn Co. paper mill in West Point, the Smithfield Foods pork processing plant in Isle of Wight and the Tyson Foods poultry processing plant in Hanover County could end up on Central Virginia farmland, The Richmond Times-...
  • Marina Abramovic Institute responds to critics of unpaid positions

    Marina Abramovic Institute responds to critics of unpaid positions
    Art blogger Jillian Steinhauer of Hyperallergic picked up on an intriguing series of job postings Thursday on the website for the New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA). The not-for-profit Marina Abramovic Institute foundation (MAI), established by...
  • Moment of Friday: Gronk's 'Citizen Kane' is 1957's 'The Giant Claw'

    Moment of Friday: Gronk's 'Citizen Kane' is 1957's 'The Giant Claw'
    Whenever L.A. painter Glugio Nicandro — more commonly known as "Gronk" — employs a new studio assistant he says he likes to stage a session known as "Culture Hour." For this educational episode, he screens "The Giant Claw," a black-and-white ...
  • Roundup: A Neanderthal hashtag, Artforum dude-fest, more Hello Kitty

    Roundup: A Neanderthal hashtag, Artforum dude-fest, more Hello Kitty
    Did Neanderthals create the hashtag? Also in today's Roundup: Mayan settlements rediscovered in the Mexican jungle, the rise of the luxury city, the total dude-fests at Artforum and the Whitney Museum, the paintings of David Lynch and that sublime point...
  • Hopeful times ahead for Chicago Jazz Festival

     Hopeful times ahead for Chicago Jazz Festival
    After three and a half decades, can the tradition-bound Chicago Jazz Festival evolve into something better, newer, fresher? Can the event break with formulas of the past and prove worthy of the great jazz city whose name it bears? At this late date,...
  • Datebook: Artist comedy, a Chinatown bar rebuilt and everything Nagel

    Datebook: Artist comedy, a Chinatown bar rebuilt and everything Nagel
    The ladies of L.A.’s graffiti scene, a 1980s graphic icon, a defunct artist bar that gets new life, and two artists who examine the abandoned worker city tied to Chernobyl. There’s plenty to do while we pray to the heavens for rain. Here&...
  • Europe's oddball museums broaden perspectives

    Europe's oddball museums broaden perspectives
    You could spend a lifetime in Europe's grand museums -- the Louvre, the British Museum, and many others. But I also like to take in a destination's more idiosyncratic sights, getting a bead on the quirkier side of the local culture. It's my nature as a...
  • Free museum entry on Saturday and Sunday

    Free museum entry on Saturday and Sunday
    It's the first full weekend of the month on Saturday and Sunday, which means you can visit South Florida museums for free with an ID and a Bank of America credit or debit card. Get in free at more than 150 U.S. venues with BOA's Museum on Us program. It...
  • Free and $1 movies at summer film festivals

    Free and $1 movies at summer film festivals
    Enjoy free and $1 family-friendly movies and concession discounts  Mondays through Thursdays starting in June. Summer film festivals at Paragon, Regal and Cinemark theaters will economically entertain the kids through August.  Check the movie times in...