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  • Getty acquires Ed Ruscha photos -- some famous, some hidden

     
    The Getty Museum and Getty Research Institute have acquired more than 70 photographs by L.A. artist Ed Ruscha, as well as a large personal archive from the artist. Many of the works reflect Ruscha's fascination with the streets of L.A....
  • Art review: 'Glenn Ligon: America' at LACMA

     
    Christopher Knight reviews Glenn Ligon's mid-career retrospective at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art...
  • A different kind of cut-up storytelling: Beatrice Coron [Video]

     
    Book artist Beatrice Coron explains her cut-up process at TED 2011....
  • Sofia Coppola curates Robert Mapplethorpe show in Paris

     
    Sofia Coppola is curating a new exhibition of photographs by Robert Mapplethorpe at the Galerie Thaddeus Ropac in Paris. The show, titled "Robert Mapplethorpe by Sofia Coppola," is set to open Friday and will run through Jan. 7....
  • PST, A to Z: 'Identity and Affirmation' at CSUN Art Galleries

     
    Pacific Standard Time will explore the origins of the Los Angeles art world through museum exhibitions throughout Southern California over the next six months. Times art reviewer Sharon Mizota has set the goal of seeing all of them. This is......
  • Pictures of a punk poet: Patti Smith's photographer tells story behind the still images

     
    It was 1969 when Judy Linn, a recent college graduate fascinated with photography and living in New York City, met a struggling young poet. Linn says she was obsessed by the medium, and her new friend was obsessed with being......
  • Getty gets NEH grant to organize huge contemporary art archive

     
    The Getty Research Institute has received a $230,000 National Endowment for the Humanities grant to help it organize a huge archive on modern and contemporary art that it acquired last summer. The NEH announced $17 million in grants, including $1.4...
  • What Patti Smith and Neil Young won't be doing at BEA

     
    An encore of the stunning 1996 performance by Neil Young and Patti Smith is probably too much to hope for from their upcoming discussion together at BEA....
  • IMAGE: XY FACTOR Defiant One

     
    Menswear styles come and go, but the iconic Schott Perfecto lives to tell...
  • Festival of Books' diverse offerings

    Festival of Books' diverse offerings
    Poets read to rapt audiences, and authors of fiction tried to explain the creative process. Celebrity chefs lured big crowds to sit under a hot sun, and mystery writers answered questions in SRO auditoriums. There was something for almost everyone at...
  • Gregorio Luke brings art history to the masses

    Gregorio Luke brings art history to the masses
    Gregorio Luke knows that he can't beat Hollywood. So, in a sense, he's going to join it. During his years as director of the Museum of Latin American Art in Long Beach, the Mexican-born cultural impresario was forever trying to bring high culture to...