| Jun 20, 2014
| 4:00 PM
Suzanne Danziger regularly visits the Getty Center, and she always brings her camera. On a recent trip, she saw something new.
"The low angle of the sun was casting shadows of the people in line for the tram in a dramatic fashion that lined up with the...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 9:27 PM
Artwork from Disney’s digital game “Fantasia: Music Evolved” has been chosen as one of the official selections of the 2014 Into the Pixel collection.
The prestigious exhibit, now in its 11th year, honors those who create the artistry...
| May 30, 2014
| 10:22 AM
Getty Images photographer Peter Macdiarmid literally followed in the footsteps of World War II combat photographers to re-shoot scenes from D-Day captured in their historical photographs. He wanted to match them as closely to show the changes in 70 years....
| May 30, 2014
| 5:52 PM
J. Paul Getty Museum celebrates the 175th anniversary of photography this Saturday, May 31st, with a day-long symposium titled, "The View from Here: L.A. and Photography."...
| May 21, 2014
| 5:30 AM
Since 1977, visitors to Pasadena's Norton Simon Museum have encountered an ancient Cambodian statue that has the wide, hulking build and arrogant attitude of an NFL nose tackle who has just sacked a rival quarterback.
From its pedestal at the end of a...
| May 22, 2014
| 7:25 PM
The nation's largest landscape services business, ValleyCrest Cos. of Calabasas, has agreed to merge with another industry giant, Brickman Group Ltd. of Maryland.
The new company, which has yet to be named, will be a landscaping behemoth with more...
| Jun 14, 2014
| 2:00 PM
Graffiti art, by nature, is a territorial expression. Rival crews tag public walls, letting loose a spray-paint-infused primal scream: "I was here, I exist."
But graffiti also can be a collaborative form of calligraphy that plays with lettering, symbols...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 2:32 PM
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The "Getty Bronze," a 300s BC highlight of Los Angeles' most eminent collection of classical antiquities, depicts a slender young athlete frozen in a moment of triumph.
On Thursday, a legal...
| Jun 6, 2014
I do not mean this to condone the Getty Museum's acquisition practices of looted antiquities, but an important fact is nevertheless overlooked due to the sensational nature of the world's richest museum. ("Sorry, Italy, the 'Getty Bronze' belongs in L.A.,...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 10:01 AM
It's not everyday that the work of graffiti artists is shown in the same space as 15th century German painter and engraver Albrecht Dürer. But an unusual show at the El Segundo Museum of Art (a small, nonprofit arts space otherwise known as ESMoA) has put...
| May 8, 2014
| 11:35 AM
Italy's highest court has once more delayed a ruling on whether it will affirm a lower court's decision ordering the Getty Museum to return one of its most prized antiquities, the so-called Getty Bronze, to Italy after 36 years as one of the foremost...