| Mar 29, 2015
| 9:36 AM
"Our story here goes back 12,000 years," Michael Perkins tells a visiting group at the Orange County Regional History Center, referring to the ancient Indians who migrated into Florida when the wildlife included 12-foot-tall mammoths.
| Mar 23, 2015
| 5:27 PM
It still crosses Wilshire Boulevard. But in other ways, architect Peter Zumthor's plan for the Los Angeles County Museum of Art has undergone a significant makeover.
Once a free-flowing, biomorphic design inspired by the La Brea Tar Pits and the work of...
| Mar 12, 2015
| 1:56 PM
Each Jesus Christ was weighty and sizable, about 21/2 feet long, cross included. Each statue had come out of a mold, then plaster had dripped off, pooled and hardened, settling around the edges and leaving thin crescents of residue that clung to the...
| Mar 21, 2015
| 11:03 AM
Allentown Jazz Fest has added Allentown Art Museum and the ballroom in the city’s new Renaissance Hotel as concert venues for the fledgling music festival that will hold its first year downtown in late April and early May.
The museum will hold a...
| Mar 12, 2015
| 8:00 AM
Paintings that echo a half-century-old accusation. Photographs of forgotten corners of the L.A. landscape. The early work of a multimedia artist who fused film and dance. And a show that is all about roller skating. I’m currently running around...
| Mar 4, 2015
| 1:04 PM
The geographical place name in the title of the Illinois Holocaust Museum probably doesn't do the institution any favors.
What, a potential visitor might think, could a Midwestern state have to add to one of the darkest chapters of the human story?...
| Mar 11, 2015
| 12:25 PM
So much going on all over Central Florida! Where to start? Several of our monthly art walks are this week and each will have some not-so-typical art, and some not-so-typical places will be hosting shows, too. Of course, some of the biggies also will...
| Mar 9, 2015
| 12:58 PM
Many questions were raised by the shocking recent propaganda video showing Islamic State jihadists smashing statues, both authentic antiquities and gypsum reproductions, inside Iraq’s Mosul Museum and at the ancient Ninevah archaeological site...
| Mar 7, 2015
| 9:00 PM
Sunday is a big day to save.
Daylight Saving Time kicks off as we set clocks ahead, springing forward one hour.
No coupon is necessary.
It seems like we just set the clocks back five minutes ago.
That misplaced hour means less sleep and a slow...
| Mar 8, 2015
| 3:48 AM
No one who knows anything about the way Chicago works expects the Chicago Plan Commission on Monday to oppose Mayor Rahm Emanuel's proposal to transfer parkland to the city if the Barack Obama presidential library and museum lands here.
| Mar 7, 2015
| 11:56 AM
When Chrysler Museum of Art American Art Curator Alex Mann began thinking about a new exhibit marking the 150th anniversary of the death of President Abraham Lincoln, he knew the museum's nationally known photography collection would give him a lot to...