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Book Review: 'Rebels in Paradise' by Hunter Drohojowska-Philp
Book Review: 'Rebels in Paradise' by Hunter Drohojowska-Philp

Rebels in Paradise The Los Angeles Art Scene and the 1960s Hunter Drohojowska-Philp Henry Holt: 288 pp., $27 After decades of neglect, Los Angeles art history is a hot topic. The most immediate reason is "Pacific Standard Time: L.A. Art 1945-1980," an enormous collaborative venture spearheaded by the Getty Foundation and Getty Research Institute. Dozens of exhibitions and related publications exploring the city's rise as an art capital will appear this fall and winter in cultural institutions from San Diego to Santa Barbara. "Rebels in Paradise" is an independent project — served up just in time to be savored as an appetizer for the upcoming feast. More...

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