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Fall Arts Preview 2018: Your guide to this season's theater, exhibits, music and more

'Tom Petty — An American Treasure' box set is 'a labor of love' for fans from family members and band mates

A new 4-CD box set due Sept. 28 brings Tom Petty fans dozens of tracks never previously released as the first anniversary of the rocker's death approaches.

'Blue Boy' revisited: The Huntington is saving its 18th-century masterpiece — and you get to watch

The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens will debut “Project Blue Boy” on Sept. 22, in which a senior conservator will restore the 18th-century Thomas Gainsborough masterpiece in a gallery over three months as the public watches.

Anatomy of an art conservator's laboratory

In September, Christina O’Connell begins conservation treatment on the Huntington's "Blue Boy” painting. Here's her geeked-out take on the "go to" tools she'll use and why they're important to art conservation science.

'Conserving Canvas': Getty Foundation initiative aims to preserve the art of art conservation itself

The Getty Foundation's recent grant toward supporting art conservation internationally will affect cultural institutions around the world — including the Huntington, which is restoring its masterpiece "Blue Boy" painting.

From 'Game of Thrones' to Geffen Playhouse: Why top TV director Matt Shakman has returned to theater

Can the new artistic director revitalize the Westwood playhouse while keeping one foot in TV and film? He says yes.

‘Dear Evan Hansen,’ LA Phil’s centennial season and 71 more arts events to check out this fall

Los Angeles Times critics pick the can't-miss, must-see fall events in the worlds of art, architecture, Broadway, L.A. Phil, classical music, dance and theater.

Drake, Prince, Janelle Monae and more: This fall's must-hear albums and must-see concerts

Fall preview: The must-hear albums and must-see concerts