The Orange County Museum of Art is trying to use its Newport Beach property to finance a move to Costa Mesa, the Detroit Institute of Arts may get to keep its collection and
— The Orange County Museum of Art hopes to sell its Newport Beach property to a development company as a way of financing a move to Costa Mesa.
— And opponents to the Corcoran Gallery's dissolution are going to get a hearing.
— Anyone who visits the Hammer Museum 12 times in a single year will be eligible for a free yearlong membership. That means priority ticketing at events.
— Putting the words "Kardashian" and "Modigliani" into a single sentence = sublime.
— Long Read: Design writer Joseph Giovanni dismantles LACMA’s Zumthor plan and suggests letting
— The hype about "disruption" — Jill Lepore investigates the history of and deflates the tech industry's favorite term.
— Plus, there’s an interesting piece in the Guardian about the grim utopia imagined by certain members of our tech elite. “The backlash against [
— And, of course, there's venture capitalist Timothy Draper's ridiculous plan to split California into six different states. Naturally, there are already multiple Twitter accounts spoofing the proposal.
— Last, but not least: What would it be like to skateboard an L.A. that is entirely free of traffic? A video by filmmaker Russell Houghten imagines just that. (@radiochio)