At 20, the Crow Museum of Asian Art has grown bigger and better
Formerly called the Crow Collection of Asian Art, the downtown gallery has completed an expansion and renovation that added a studio workshop, a cozy street-side terrace, improved visitor access, and a new space for its award-winning boutique of Asian goods.
The anniversary celebration welcomes Clouds and Chaos by ... More
NYC design firm STONEFOX inked a deal with the Aspen Art Museum to help visualize the institution’s future
The Aspen Art Museum has launched a new partnership with longtime collaborators Chris Stone and David Fox, founders of renowned New York–based architecture and design firm STONEFOX. The dynamic duo, who have been supporting the AAM for more than a decade by consulting on event design and ... More
Discover how the Laguna Art Museum will celebrate its 100th anniversary with a new exhibit and centennial ball
Works made by California artists and pieces that symbolize the state’s way of life and history are on display at the Laguna Art Museum, which is marking its centennial with a year-long celebration. Kicking off the festivities ... More
Artist and activist Ai Weiwei to be honored in Snowmass Village
Anderson Ranch Arts Center will honor Chinese conceptual artist and human-rights activist Ai Weiwei with the International Artist Award at its Annual Recognition Dinner in Snowmass Village on July 19. The award is given to globally recognized artists whose careers have fundamentally influenced contemporary art; past ... More
The Bass celebrates its expansion with several solo exhibitions and a new ‘creativity center’
With a snappy new name, the Bass, née the Bass Museum of Art, will unveil its $12 million expansion on October 8. Led by Arata Isozaki protégé David Gauld, the additions include a “creativity center” and multimedia lab, a café and four new galleries. “A museum-going experience ... More
The major contribution to Los Angeles’s art scene celebrates completion
On Saturday, L.A.’s just-completed Marciano Art Foundation had its first major unveiling with a party heralding the museum’s official opening on May 25th. Founded and entirely funded by Guess co-founders Paul and Maurice Marciano, the museum is housed in a Koreatown manor once occupied by the Scottish Rite Masonic Temple.
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A retro vinyl art installation in L.A. inspired by the culture of rock n’ roll and SoCal lifestyle
The visual culture of rock and roll, the quintessential SoCal lifestyle and the iconic '60s music scene was artistically cultivated by various influencers. One in particular is John Van Hamersveld, the influential artist who created the legendary concert poster of Jimi Hendrix at L.A.’s Shrine Auditorium, the surf movie poster ... More