Tyler Green reminds us a visit to the library can yield some magical things.
Talk about capitalizing on unyielding assets. LACMA will be getting a fat rent check from the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences.
I want to be besties with Justinian Jampol. (Image: c. 1940 model of downtown; on display in the Natural History Museum’s “Becoming LA” exhibition.)
Christmas list: Center Right. (New McQueen and Damien Hirst collaboration.)
Last tulips of the day: Rob and Nick Carter’s animated Bosschaert’s Vase of Flowers in a Window, at the Frick Collection.
Valentino and Inez and Vinoodh know what I’m talking about.
Things like this make me want to become a jewelry thief. Tulip brooch by JAR, 2008 - Now on view at the Met.
This parking lot isn’t going anywhere anytime soon…
Mark Swed celebrates Disney Concert Hall’s 10th birthday, but gets some facts wrong: Gehry is no longer involved with Grand Avenue Project, which is not called the “LA Project.”
Who knew LA’s flag was so ugly. LAImYours proposes Project Rebrand Los Angeles: The LA Flag.