| Jun 8, 2012
| 12:55 PM
— Is it any wonder that a city renowned for its lofty skyscrapers has created a stunning park in the sky?
The High Line Park, a 1930s-era elevated rail line, has been transformed into vibrant green space, perched some 30 feet above Manhattan. There...
| Feb 2, 2012
Mike Kelley, an influential Los Angeles artist whose physically messy and psychologically complex projects laid the groundwork for present-day installation art, has died. He was 57.
He was found dead Tuesday evening at his home in South Pasadena in...
| Jul 26, 2012
| 4:01 PM
Karl Benjamin, a painter of dazzling geometric abstractions who established a national reputation in 1959 as one of four Los Angeles-based Abstract Classicists and created a highly acclaimed body of work that celebrates the glories of color in all its...
| Dec 6, 2012
| 8:55 AM
The Orlando International Airport is loaded with museum-quality art, some so bright and imposing that you can't possibly miss them, and others so subtle you may have been there a hundred times and never noticed. "The Traveller" by Duane Hanson falls...
| Nov 21, 2012
| 2:07 PM
April Fool's Day is four months away, but someone has clearly gotten an early start. The Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art in Bentonville, Ark., is the victim of an apparent email hoax linking founder and Wal-Mart heiress Alice Walton with workers...
| Nov 15, 2012
| 1:15 PM
Shake Shack has gone Shack-ademic, opening its very first location next to a university — 986 Chapel St., kitty-corner to Yale’s Old Campus. Shake Shack’s Angus beef is 100 percent natural, vegetarian fed and humanely raised without...
| Jan 16, 2010
I'm always flabbergasted by the foaming fury with which some people regard the painter and guerrilla poster artist Robbie Conal. Over the years, letters-to-the-editor writers have said, "Conal is a cancer on society" and, "He should be behind bars, not in...
| Feb 8, 2011
| 4:32 PM
Annual study of America's most charitable citizens cites Huntington's big inheritance as the top arts gift in 2010, but overall gifts from the wealthiest are found lagging...
| Apr 29, 2011
| 9:33 PM
Price hike to $12 in store at Natural History Museum...
| May 13, 2011
| 4:33 PM
Back in business: The revised "Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark" resumed preview performances Thursday with some minor glitches. (Wall Street Journal) Sold: A portrait of actress Elizabeth Taylor by Andy Warhol brought in nearly $27 million at an auction on....
| May 12, 2011
| 4:33 PM
Previews to begin again for Broadway's re-vamped 'Spider-Man' musical; Will Ferrell wins Mark Twain humor award...