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Museums Embrace ‘Iconic Selfie Moments’ To Drive Younger Visitors

Jun. 10, 2015
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The museum selfie is having a moment as highlighted in a recent article found in the Los Angeles Times. LACMA embraced the selfie trend early with its ‘Urban Light’ sculpture and other institutions around the world are creating selfie opportunities as a way to attract visitors, especially millennials. Some museums are even designing architecture to… Read more

LA’s Best Outdoor Summer Music Venues

May. 26, 2015
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Southern California is on the edge of summer, and one way to enjoy the longer days and warmer weather is to take advantage of the many outdoor music venues in the City of Angels. LA weekly named the best places to enjoy music outdoors in Los Angeles, the list including the very well known Hollywood Bowl… Read more

LACMA Art + Film Gala Honors Quentin Tarantino, Barbara Kruger

Nov. 5, 2014
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The future of the Los Angeles Center for Modern Art (LACMA) shines even brighter following the museum’s 4th annual Art + Film Gala that took place this past weekend. More than 600 notable guests walked the red carpet between the museum’s iconic antique streetlights to honor conceptual artist Barbara Kruger and Academy Award-winning director Quentin… Read more

At LACMA: Stephen Prina Recreates Rudolph Schindler Designs in Pink

May. 7, 2013
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In the 1980s, Los Angeles-based artist Stephen Prina was walking down La Brea Avenue with fellow artist Christopher Williams when they noticed a bright pink ‘object’ in a glowing storefront window. Upon closer inspection they discovered it to be a built-in desk designed by architect Rudolph Schindler. The unit had been taken out of its… Read more

New Details And Website Unveiled For The Academy Museum

Apr. 12, 2013
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The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences unveiled more details of its plans for its 300,000 square-foot museum located in the historic May Company Wilshire building at LACMA. The museum is being designed by award-winning architects Renzo Piano and Zoltan Pali, who notably designed The Nightingale Residence. Along with the new renderings, the Academy launched… Read more

Academy Museum of Motion Pictures Unveils Design By Renzo Piano and Zoltan Pali


The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences unveiled its plans for the first major U.S. museum dedicated to the history and ongoing development of motion pictures. Designed by award-winning architects Renzo Piano and Zoltan Pali (The Nightingale Residence), the long-awaited museum, set to open in 2016, will be located in the historic May Company… Read more

Event Spotlight: California Design Now At LACMA

Jan. 20, 2012
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On Tuesday, January 31, the Decorative Arts and Design Council will present a wide-ranging discussion at LACMA on the influence of modern California design on contemporary architecture, including the emergence of temporary architectural installations. The event is organized in conjunction with the Pacific Standard Time exhibition California Design, 1930—1965: “Living in a Modern Way.”

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