LACMA isn’t worried about missing a year-end fundraising target for its new museum. But challenges remain
The fund-raising tally that was at $550 million in July has grown to just $560 million at year's end. Is the new Peter Zumthor building stalled? And do various new hurdles — including a slowing economy and a delayed environmental impact report — pose a threat to the project's future?
Gupta, 31, named a MacArthur Fellow this year, will take his $625,000 stipend and focus on his Street Symphony, which performs for L.A.'s homeless and in jails. "I want to find the things that terrify me and lean into them,” he says.