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  • Arts behemoths aren't getting fat on donations, study shows

     
    The richest arts organizations saw modest fundraising gains in 2009-10, says a study by the Chronicle of Philanthropy. No Southern California cultural groups made the publication's annual list of the top 400 charities....
  • Monster Mash: Broad Museum at MSU; World Trade Center site

     
    The Broad Art Museum at Michigan State University has named Alison Gass as its curator of contemporary art. A planned performing arts center to be designed by Frank Gehry for the former World Trade Center site in New York is in limbo as organizers await...
  • Cuno on Bomford's departure and hiring a new museum director

     
    We can cross one name off the small list of possible museum directors for the Getty: David Bomford, who has served as the museum’s acting director for nearly two years without much fanfare or much criticism, has announced that he is leaving the...
  • Book review: 'The Young Leonardo' by Larry J. Feinberg

     
    Christopher Knight reviews "The Young Leonardo: Art and Life in Fifteenth-Century Florence."...
  • In the Abstract

     
    The genius of Ellsworth Kelly on display in Los Angeles not once but twice...
  • Sundance 2012: 'For Ellen' puts focus on the father

     
    In the Sundance Film Festival movie "For Ellen," director-writer So Yong Kim changes her focus from girls to a troubled dad in this excellent film about a father who must decide if he can live for his daughter as well as his music....
  • LACMA, Getty among 134 museums joining Google's art site

     
    Google knows something about the power in numbers, even in an art website. Google Art Project (www.googleartproject.com), which launched last year with virtual tours and digitized artworks from 17 museums, has added 134 new museums to its site,...
  • Peter Berg and Kyle Chandler on the restructuring of 'Friday Night Lights' [UPDATED]

     
    When the third season of “Friday Night Lights” wrapped in late 2008, star Kyle Chandler was under the belief that he’d be hanging up his coaching cleats for good. The series, which touches on the political, social and familial impacts......
  • 'Friday Night Lights' Season 4, Episode 6: 'What else do you want?'

     
    It probably wouldn't be fair to ever label "Friday Night Lights" a coming-of-age drama. Young or old, no one ever truly stops learning and growing, and the characters that inhabit the fictional town of Dillon, Texas, may graduate, get older,......
  • A Warhol Christmas at the White House

     
    When it comes to art, the right-wing anti-Obama crowd hasn't had a very good year. Repeated efforts to gin up outrage in a manufactured culture war have either fallen flat or proved downright embarrassing. (You can see some of them......
  • Is the Getty Museum directorship becoming a revolving door?

     
    Thursday's startling announcement from the Getty Trust that museum director Michael Brand had resigned, effective at the end of the month, remains a puzzlement. With no easy explanation for the surprise move offered by either Brand or the Trust –......