| Mar 20, 2015
| 1:00 PM
"The public sector stopped making public space a long time ago," Los Angeles architect Jon Jerde told Wired magazine rather matter-of-factly in 1999. Jerde, who died last month at age 75, was best known for projects that were both resigned to and...
| Mar 19, 2015
| 7:00 AM
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The Los Angeles County Museum of Art has acquired its first work by the great Italian Baroque artist Gian Lorenzo Bernini – the bust of an unidentified man that’s being donated by the...
| Mar 13, 2015
| 6:27 PM
On a bright recent weekday, Sean Saint-Louis surveyed the "California Scenario" sculpture garden in Costa Mesa and smiled, recalling a story about the time its patron had to run to its defense.
The garden, designed by Japanese American artist Isamu...
| 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 12, 2015
| 9:00 AM
A Cockney flower girl gets an extreme makeover in "Pygmalion" at Pasadena Playhouse, Chance Theater heads down the rabbit hole with "Alice in Wonderland," and "Cinderella" is the belle of the ball at the Ahmanson.
Daisy and Jordan’s Sunday...
| Mar 10, 2015
| 5:34 PM
One of the symbols on Los Angeles' official city seal is a stylized castle. Maybe it should appear with a wrecking ball hanging over it. Raze first, ask questions later has often been the drill with historic buildings. But the city, working with the Getty...
| Mar 5, 2015
“Star Trek” is coming to a concert hall near you. A symphonic tribute to the music from the legendary sci-fi […]...
| Mar 1, 2015
The death of Leonard Nimoy, who played Spock on the “Star Trek” TV and movie series, touched millions of lives […]...
| Feb 27, 2015
Leonard Nimoy, who played the iconic “Star Trek” character Mr. Spock, died Friday in Bel-Air. The 83-year-old actor had end-stage […]...
| Feb 21, 2015
| 5:00 AM
In a moment of exasperation, Ileene Bernard told her husband, Herb: "If we don't get this house, it's the last house that I'm going to look at for us." Herb now jokes that he "should have seized that opportunity" to halt their yearlong challenge of house-...
| Feb 28, 2015
| 4:00 AM
The Islamic State wants the global community to know that there's a new sheriff in town. So it wrecked a museum full of precious sculptures and on Thursday posted video of the vandalism on the Internet.
At least, that's what their video wants you to...