| Mar 26, 2011
| 4:32 PM
The Norton Simon features abstract painters from the '60s....
| Jun 27, 2011
| 4:33 PM
Iowa State Fair butter cow sculptor dies; LA's Palace Theatre gets a $1-million makeover; South Koreans are taking issue with public art requirements...
| Jul 30, 2011
| 4:33 PM
Interview with California artist Michael McMillen....
| May 8, 2011
| 5:27 AM
After nearly a quarter century in deep crimson, the nearly 100-year-old walls of Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art's most recognized space, Morgan Great Hall, are gray. The shade is closer in hue to what they were when the hall was dedicated by J. Pierpont...
| Feb 29, 2012
| 4:09 PM
Darlene D. DeAngelo opened the double-door to the anonymous home in Lakewood and stepped into its main entrance hall.
Works by famous artists from the world of pop and abstract art lined the hallway. These included two pieces by the late Victor Vasarely,...
| May 23, 2010
Leo and His Circle
The Life of Leo Castelli
Translated from the French by Mark Polizzotti
Alfred A. Knopf: 544 pp., $35
The ascension of New York gallerist Jeffrey Deitch to the Museum of Contemporary Art's helm has occasioned...
| Jun 10, 2008
If there had been a flash grease-fire at Barney's Beanery in West Hollywood circa 1960, the entire L.A. art scene would have been wiped out.
So deadpans artist Ken Price in "The Cool School," filmmaker Morgan Neville's lively, absorbing documentary about...
| Nov 7, 2008
Gary Simmons is adept at traversing intersections of art and popular culture in ways that pry open otherwise overlooked meanings. His five new paintings and four drawings at the Margo Leavin Gallery continue this long-standing practice. They also deftly...
| Jul 28, 2009
Merce Cunningham, arguably the greatest, most pioneering and widely influential contemporary choreographer of the past half-century, has died. He was 90. A seminal artist whom fellow choreographer Bill T. Jones called "the champion in the struggle to...
| Oct 6, 2008
| 3:45 PM
While New York has its clannish brownstones and San Francisco its overplayed Victorian veneer, Los Angeles is a deliberate fracas of residential styles or, rather, a collection of self-realizations from individuals who happen to share the same streets....
| Oct 16, 2009
| 4:32 PM
-- Mysterious: The owner of 11 stolen Andy Warhol paintings said he is choosing to waive the insurance policy that he owns to protect the paintings. (Los Angeles Times) -- Big gift: The Gates Foundation is giving $10 million to......