| Nov 1, 2013
It's Dia de Los Muertos week at Jim Hammond's Puppet Network, and the dead giveaway is the 14-foot-tall papier-mâché Frida Kahlo skeleton being assembled inside the puppeteer's warehouse in Wilton Manors.
The Frida Kahlo clocks in at 225 pounds, with...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 5:20 AM
Colorful, crumbling and controversial, Cuba is caught between then and now, between communism and capitalism and the challenge of two currencies.
Thanks to a loosening of travel restrictions for Cuban-Americans by President Barack Obama, Cubans are...
| Jun 2, 2013
Many people heading to Riverside make a beeline for the Mission Inn and spend the weekend at its spa, restaurants and pool. They barely venture outside, and that's a shame because, as my husband and I discovered, downtown Riverside has blossomed into a...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 9:12 AM
David Madacsi has an ambiguous relationship with the ocean. His home along the Mystic River flooded during Hurricane Sandy. A mooring buoy with a rusty chain was one of the pieces of detritus that washed onto his property. He intended to throw it away,...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 8:10 AM
A new map tries to predict what you like to listen to based upon where you live in the USA. And it's a bit more complicated, and controversial, than New Jersey = Bruce Springsteen. (Although, that is true.)
The Echo Nest, a music intelligence company...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 6:20 AM
The Hawaii works by painter Georgia O’Keeffe and photographer Ansel Adams will be featured in a special exhibition at the Honolulu Museum of Art beginning Friday.
O’Keeffe is best known for her colorful portrayals of flowers and the...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 4:41 PM
When you mention the word "museum," many travelers imagine the steps of the Metropolitan Museum of Art or the lines of people trying to sneak a peek at the "Mona Lisa" at the Louvre. Though art may be the first thing to come to mind, many other subjects...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Art in the Park, one of southern Nevada’s oldest and biggest cultural events, returns Oct. 5 and 6 to Boulder City.
Since it began in 1963, Art in the Park has been the primary annual fundraiser for the nonprofit Boulder City Hospital. The event...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 9:24 AM
NEW YORK -- A lot of people like to make a lot of pronouncements about the future of cinema. Some of them—like those made about “Gravity”—may well turn out to be prophetic. Others are less convincing.
But some very real juice...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 8:00 AM
Sandra Bullock, nominated for an Oscar for her lead performance in "Gravity," said Thursday morning that she had every intention of taking a break from acting when director Alfonso Cauron approached her about the role. Bullock spoke with The Times about...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 9:11 PM
At the 2013 Latin Grammy Awards, singer-songwriter and king of Latin salsa Marc Anthony took home record of the year for his single “Vivir Mi Vida.” Multiple-time Grammy winner Draco Rosa was bestowed with album of the year for “Vida.&...