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Essential Arts & Culture: Dudamel's birthday, resuscitating composer Julius Eastman, treehouse on the border

Essential Arts & Culture: Dudamel's birthday, resuscitating composer Julius Eastman, treehouse on the border

A special birthday for the conductor of the Los Angeles Philharmonic. A composer who was key to Los Angeles has his works resuscitated. A collective of Japanese artists creates a treehouse on the U.S.-Mexican border. And an artist responds to Donald Trump’s dark view of Chicago. I’m Carolina A. Miranda, staff writer with the Los Angeles Times, with your weekly update on everything culture:

Cause for celebration

Conductor Gustavo Dudamel of the Los Angeles Philharmonic marked his 36th birthday with a cake shaped like Walt Disney Concert Hall (that must have...

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