| Dec 18, 2014
| 4:07 PM
Here are some of the more interesting deals, websites and other travel tidbits that came across our desk recently:
•The Aer Lingus Vacation Store has prices reduced on 2015 spring and summer vacations in Europe. For example, the Southern Ireland...
| Dec 26, 2014
| 8:25 AM
The artist William Wegman is probably best known for his photographs of Weimaraners. For decades now he has been able to coax his pet dogs to pose stoically before his lens, offering a steady, curious, tolerant gaze to the camera despite the oddball...
| Nov 20, 2014
| 4:34 PM
The Museum of Contemporary Art, after no major exhibitions since a "Mike Kelley” show in March, has finally announced a 2015-16 programming schedule. Highlights include a Matthew Barney show at the Geffen Contemporary next fall, coming to L.A....
| Dec 5, 2014
| 12:00 PM
If you dream of a holiday steeped in extravagance — a visit to a tropical beach, a dash down a private ski slope or an evening in a whiskey room stocked with rare single malts — a number of notable new hotels may fulfill your dreams....
| Dec 8, 2014
| 7:55 PM
The traveling 20-year retrospective of French Conceptual artist Pierre Huyghe turns the Los Angeles County Museum of Art into a mammoth vivarium — a carefully orchestrated, walk-in terrarium-cum-aquarium. The exhibition creates a self-contained...
| Dec 11, 2014
| 10:26 AM
Visceral video pieces about secrets, a show devoted to the ways in which man is contending with rising seas, and a photographer who takes on L.A.’s bus system. Plus: an anniversary show and a video about hallways. It’s all happening in L.A....
| Dec 11, 2014
| 1:45 PM
Yoko Ono — transgressive conceptual artist, widow of John Lennon, bane of Beatles fans, peace activist and enduring feminist icon — will receive a major solo exhibition at the Museum of Modern Art in New York in 2015, the organization...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 7:12 AM
Lucky creative writing students in a University of Pennsylvania seminar will be able to earn academic credit for wasting time on the Internet next spring. The class, appropriately titled "Wasting Time on the Internet," will require its students to spend...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 3:27 PM
The Hammer Museum announced on Wednesday exhibition plans for winter and spring that include the first L.A. solo show for Mexican artist Pedro Reyes and the first American show for the London-based Heatherwick architecture studio.
| Nov 4, 2014
| 10:20 AM
As the designer of household appliances for the world-renown Braun Company in the 1960s, Reinhold Weiss created some of the German company’s most famous product designs.
His design of products — ranging from hand mixers to toasters –...
| Nov 3, 2014
| 6:30 PM
The Los Angeles Museum of Modern Art held its fourth annual Art and Film Gala on Saturday evening, with A-list talent and moguls stepping in from the brisk November temps for one of the starriest bashes of the fall.
The Gucci-sponsored event, which...