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  • Tatsu Aoki bridges East and West at MCA

    Tatsu Aoki bridges East and West at MCA
    Some of the most fiercely individualistic work in Chicago jazz has come from the cross-cultural sensibility of bassist-bandleader Tatsu Aoki. Bridging ancient folkloric traditions of his native Japan with ever-changing currents of the Chicago avant-...
  • Made in L.A. 2016: Curators announced for Hammer biennial

    Made in L.A. 2016: Curators announced for Hammer biennial
    The Hammer Museum announced Thursday that its next biennial art show, Made in L.A. 2016, will be co-curated by Hamza Walker of the Renaissance Society in Chicago and the Hammer's own Aram Moshayedi. Combining a curator who has worked extensively in...
  • Talbott Retiring As Director, CEO Of Wadsworth Atheneum

    HARTFORD — Susan Lubowsky Talbott, who has been director and chief executive officer of the Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art since 2008, will announce her retirement Friday, Talbott told The Courant. Talbott will stay in the position until the...
  • A crush of 'Nutcrackers'

    A crush of 'Nutcrackers'
    When it comes to generating keen anticipation as Christmas nears, Santa Claus isn't the only source. Every year at this time, people gear up for another appearance (or several) of "The Nutcracker," the ballet with ear-grabbing music by Tchaikovsky and a...
  • Weekend preview: The most beautiful woman in Hollywood

    Weekend preview: The most beautiful woman in Hollywood
    Here is how Art Basel should work: Jill Weisberg, project manager of the Downtown Hollywood Mural Project, was seated at the Latin Café in Miami during the 2010 Basel with Chaz Barrison of the U.K. mural duo the London Police. Weisberg struck up a...
  • Then and now, L.A. women get things done in classical music

    Then and now, L.A. women get things done in classical music
    Comedian Jack Benny once introduced Dorothy Buffum Chandler and her husband, Los Angeles Times publisher Norman Chandler, as Mr. and Mrs. Pavilion. This was very funny because the Times building has a Norman Chandler Pavilion and we all know about the...
  • Museum admission should be free: The state of art in 2014

    Museum admission should be free: The state of art in 2014
    Recently I visited six prominent art museums in two states (Texas and Ohio) and saw a wide variety of rewarding special exhibitions and exceptional permanent collections. Aside from individual works of art, which included some of the most important...
  • Bethlehem entertainment tax will burden nonprofit arts groups

    Bethlehem entertainment tax will burden nonprofit arts groups
    The Morning Call article by Nicole Radzievich did not represent the challenges that Bethlehem nonprofits face in light of the entertainment tax hikes for the city. The city of Bethlehem needs to differentiate the Sands Bethlehem Event Center, a...
  • John Lennon's art visits West Hollywood, benefits Adopt the Arts

    Long before he was a Beatle, John Lennon was expressing his feelings not through song but through drawings and sketches he loved to create. After his music exploded around the world, Lennon could do just about anything, with a notable exception —...
  • Best bets for Dec. 11

    Best bets for Dec. 11
    Music Kenny G: The smooth soprano saxophonist rules the contemporary jazz charts with such releases as “Duotones,” “Breathless,” “The Moment,” “Heart and Soul” and “Wish.” 8 p.m., Parker...
  • DANCE REVIEW: Hubbard Street Dance Chicago at the MCA Stage

    DANCE REVIEW: Hubbard Street Dance Chicago at the MCA Stage
    Proximity to the stage is an often-unacknowledged factor in performance. Those main stage seats cost more for a reason: The action is up close and personal. As much of a pleasure as it is to watch Hubbard Street Dance Chicago anywhere, it's even...