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  • Opera personalities voice their displeasure

    Opera personalities voice their displeasure
    When you get right down to it, the world of opera is a lot like Hollywood. Both professions are filled with big stars with big egos that often clash in colorful ways. And those egos come attached with spin doctors — publicists, agents, personal...
  • Capturing L.A.'s disappearing landscape

    Capturing L.A.'s disappearing landscape
    In the early days of Hollywood, dreams of stardom began for aspiring actresses upon arrival from small-town America, when they took up residence at one of the neighborhood's romantic and exotic-sounding hotels such as the DuBarry, Las Palmas or...
  • EXCLUSIVE: What did David Hockney and Frank Gehry think of Lady Gaga?

     
    Hollywood stars mingled with LA's art elite at the MOCA 30th anniversary gala on Saturday night. Gwen Stefani and Gavin Rossdale, Pierce Brosnan Eva Mendes, Rose McGowan, Kate Beckinsale, Chloe Sevigny, Christina Ricci, Eva Mendes, Ridley Scott, Brett...
  • David Hockney back in L.A. -- for a bit

     
    Painter David Hockney likes to call himself “an English Los Angeleno,” but the renowned chronicler of Los Angeles’ sun-drenched life and landscapes hasn’t been around much lately. He’s much more likely to be painting these days in his native...
  • Entertainment and pro football executive Steve Tisch joins LACMA's board of trustees

     
    Steve Tisch, an award-winning film and television producer and chairman of pro football's New York Giants, has been elected to the board of trustees of the Los Angeles County Museum of Art. Tisch, a partner in the production company Escape......
  • L.A. Louver mounts Alice Neel show, billed as the region's first in decades

     
    A figurative painter from her student days in Philadelphia in the 1920s until her death in New York in 1984, Alice Neel became famous for her nudes. She made hairy, lumpy, let-it-all-hang-out portraits of women and men that art critics......
  • ICFF 2010: A wink on the wall, a green queen, punk teacups and some cocktail therapy

     
    Certain design fans will roll their eyes, but exhibitors hawking some cheeky fun at the International Contemporary Furniture Fair did add to the event's positive vibe. British designer Deborah Bowness premiered wallpaper that reproduced her favorite...
  • Monster Mash: new MOCA trustees; Frick Collection expands; Indian painting sets record

     
    -- Money bags: L.A.'s Museum of Contemporary Art gains three new trustees, including a billionaire diamond merchant. (Los Angeles Times) -- Expanding: The Frick Collection is adding a new gallery to its building. (New York Times) -- Big bucks: Christie's....
  • John Baldessari teams up with ForYourArt (and a 17th century Dutch painter) on new iPhone app

     
    A number of artists have used the iPhone as a sketchpad for drawing or finger-painting — David Hockney among them. Now conceptual artist John Baldessari is releasing an application that lets users play at being a 17th century Dutch still-life......
  • Wayne Thiebaud's Pop art license plate design

     
    In 1994, the year President Clinton presented the National Medal of Arts to painter Wayne Thiebaud, the artist's design for California's first specialty license plate began turning up on streets and freeways around the state. As graphic design it's...
  • British artists launch a campaign against funding cuts

     
    Ralph Rugoff, once L.A. Weekly's art critic and now director of the Hayward Gallery on London's South Bank, helped launch a campaign Friday to stave off draconian funding cuts to the arts in Britain. The campaign -- supported by some......