Hundreds of people congregated in downtown LA to mourn former Laker Kobe Bryant, who died in a helicopter crash Sunday. Nearby the Grammy Awards were taking place.
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Color takes on several meanings, an artist delves into the melancholy of the female mind, and candles stand in for alt-right manifestoes.
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This week: Three galleries team up to honor an L.A.-based fiber artist; a downtown gallery features a Memphis Design legend; a group show celebrates modern surrealism; and the costs of…
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The nominations for the 2020 Academy awards were announced Monday morning, which showcased some historic nominations and notable upsets.
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This week: A room-sized aquarium made of detritus, an artist questions systems that exclude disabled bodies, and a painter exhibits a whole show of books.
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KCRW invites you to an advance screening of The Gentlemen from STX Entertainment.
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Sigur Rós’ Jónsi creates a multi-sensory soundscape, paintings defy conventions, and an exhibition looks at young black students’ challenges within the education system.
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In past growth spurts in L.A., most new development sprung up on virgin land. No longer. 21st century Los Angeles is built out.
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This week grayscale paintings explore Americana, fabric sculptures straddle mediums, an artist plays with expressive linework, and LA artists respond to fire.
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Alonso Duralde and Dave White regularly review films for KCRW’s "Press Play." They each offer five of their top films of the year.
Matt Holzman, host of KCRW’s “The Document," has put together a list of his favorite documentaries from the year.
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KCRW invites you to an advance screening of Just Mercy from Warner Bros. Pictures. We hope to see you there!
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The team behind KCRW’s "Good Food," Evan Kleiman and Nick Liao, have put together a list of five great neighborhood restaurants to visit this year.
KCRW invites you to an advance screening of 1917 from Universal Pictures.
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Michael Silverblatt, host of KCRW’s “Bookworm,” has put together his favorite books of the year (in no particular order).
KCRW invites you to an advance screening of A Hidden Life from Fox Searchlight.
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This week, artists use light and pigment to create otherworldly effects, and two artists investigate the climate through unique personal styles.
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This week, artists use humor and cartoon characters to speak to deeper issues, talk about Michael Jackson, and approach diaspora in unique ways.
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This week, we look at an art show about the romance and challenges of fatherhood, paintings with digital influences, and a retail pop-up store in a gallery.
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KCRW invites you to an advance screening of The Two Popes from Netflix.
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KCRW invites you to attend an advance screening of Queen & Slim from Universal Pictures.
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KCRW invites you to an advance screening of Dark Waters from Participant and Focus Features.
KCRW invites you to an advance screening of Motherless Brooklyn from Warner Bros. Pictures.
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