| Oct 23, 2013
| 12:42 PM
Venice Arts began 20 years ago with 10 kids and a darkroom in a donated basement with a mission to create a vibrant arts center for low-income youth in the Venice community. That workshop seeded Venice Arts’ award-winning Art Mentoring & Education...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 10:33 PM
It's been an exciting few week at my house. Two of my children had graduations, from high school and college, plus I got a chance to try out Bird Photo Booth. Last year, I interviewed Bryson Lovett about his first Kickstarter invention called Bird Photo...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 8:02 AM
When Mike Carey walks to his home office to write “The Unwritten,” he passes one of the earliest things he […]...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Right now the Los Angeles County Museum of Art and the city's Museum of Contemporary Art are holding a pair of highly unusual solo exhibitions.
At LACMA, a survey of sculptural environments made since the 1960s by James Turrell to explore human...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 8:00 AM
Some brittle and warped, others as smooth and flat as the day they left the processing shop, the 35-millimeter negatives trickle in to Xiao Ma's dank recycling depot in north Beijing, collected by a network of trash pickers. Stuffed into old rice bags and...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 12:12 AM
Feb. 20, 1954: Crowd of kids, some watching the photographer, gather around Johnny Lindell, left, and Babe Herman at Gilmore Field as baseball stars conducted clinic for 4400....
| Jul 15, 2013
| 2:34 PM
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OAKLAND — Hundreds of protesters took to the streets in San Francisco and Oakland on Sunday night to express outrage at the Florida acquittal of George Zimmerman, who admitted to shooting...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 3:02 AM
Tomasz Lazar, born in 1985 in Szczecin, Poland, is a graduate of the West Pomeranian University of Technology. He has won photography contests in Poland and abroad, including the Sony World Photography Award, the International Photography Award, and the...
| Jun 16, 2013
| 10:28 AM
With a click of the camera pressed against her forehead, the photojournalist broke ground in a way her male colleagues never could.
Two weeks later in 1953, Life magazine printed the picture she took moments after giving birth at a Los Angeles hospital....
| Jul 16, 2013
| 8:40 PM
Lisa Phillian has been a one-stop shop for hundreds of gay couples who wanted to tie the knot even before gay marriage was legal in California.
Want to say "I do" on the beach? No problem — she's a wedding planner. Need a marriage license? She's...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 11:30 AM
Blondie guitarist Chris Stein is back -- again.
Never mind the new wave/pop punk band’s 1997 reboot, or the fact that bits and pieces of its 10th album, “Ghosts of Download,” started leaking onto the Internet last month. Stein, also an...