Carolina A. Miranda

Culture: High & Low With Carolina A. Miranda
Roundup: Preserving L.A., Italian museum robbed, the significance of bathroom graffiti

An art theft in Italy. A death sentence in Saudi Arabia. A whistle-blower loses her job in San Francisco. Plus: whitewashing O.C.’s Chicano murals, preserving Los Angeles, and military bathroom graffiti.

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Hauser Wirth & Schimmel to inaugurate L.A. gallery with exhibition of female sculptors

A historic survey of sculpture made by women in the post-World War II era will be the debut show at Hauser Wirth & Schimmel, the soon-to-open Los Angeles outpost of the Swiss blue-chip gallery, helmed in part by Paul Schimmel, the former chief curator at the Museum of Contemporary Art.

The exhibition, "Revolution in the Making: Abstract Sculpture by Women, 1947-2016," opens March 13.

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Latin Grammy Awards: High political drama, reggaeton's rise and Will Smith's return to rap

An hour and a half into the 16th annual Latin Grammy Awards, the ceremony was moving at a good clip. There were power ballads. There was smoke. There was cumbia and reggaeton. And there was Ricky Martin shaking his hips on “La Mordidita.”

Then Mexican rockers Maná took the stage with norteño legends Los Tigres del Norte.

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Datebook: Taking on Jackie Kennedy, videos of animal life, the trials of Joan of Arc

A performance and paintings show by a first lady of performance art. Video art about the natural world. Installation pieces that play with L.A.’s architecture. And a piece that examines the trials of an important French saint. Plus: Victorian dandies and a place in which to deposit all of your holiday angst.

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Latin Grammy moment: Maná and Los Tigres del Norte on raising 'Don't vote for racists' sign

Read an expanded version of this story with a full report on the winners and performances by Natalia Lafourcade, J Balvin, Will Smith with Bomba Estéreo and more at the Latin Grammy Awards here.

An hour and a half into the telecast, the Latin Grammy Awards was moving at a good clip. There were power ballads. There was smoke. There was cumbia and reggaeton.

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Latin Grammys: Bomba Estéreo and Will Smith to perform; Leonel Garcia, Natalia Lafourcade lead nominations

Tonight is the night for Latin music as the Latin Grammy Awards get ready for the 16th annual extravaganza at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.

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