Learn how the avant-garde of the 1960s and '70s is as important as ever; celebrate the beautiful banks of Millard Sheets; have an out of body multimedia experience; check out what's…
Jan. 21from Design and Architecture
The late ‘80s and early ‘90s were tough on African-Americans in the inner city.
A constant turnover of on-trend clothes, knockoffs of runway styles, all at knockdown prices.
The 1982 cult movie Blade Runner had an unforgettable look: a dark, dirty Los Angeles with brooding streetscapes filled with a jangle of architectural styles and ominous vehicles…
Jan. 7from Design and Architecture
Some people are trying to dial back on their phone habit by visiting private clubs with no-phone policies.
Dec. 31from Design and Architecture
A small group of bar and private club owners in LA are trying to get their patrons to unplug from technology.
Some people are trying "digital minimalism” as a means to wean themselves off of smartphone addiction.
This year, many spaces and buildings got patched up, refurbished, and/or redone. Or they’re in the process of it.
Dec. 23from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
It’s A Wonderful Life is a Christmas eve staple.
Dec. 22from Design and Architecture
This week: enjoy the city with far fewer people and catch up on art by Lari Pittman and Max Hooper Schneider at the Hammer; the Pattern and Decoration movement at MOCA Grand; the…
Dec. 20from Design and Architecture
In past growth spurts in L.A., most new development sprung up on virgin land. No longer. 21st century Los Angeles is built out.
Dec. 11from Arts & Culture Stories
Sharon Johnston and Mark Lee talk about bringing “decorum,” pillowed tilt-up concrete and hidden outdoor rooms to their subtle remodel of UCLA’s graduate art studios on Hayden Avenue…
Dec. 10from Design and Architecture
Looking for Thanksgiving menu ideas for the design and architecture fans in your life? Take a page from a new art project in the guise of a cookbook.
Nov. 26from Design and Architecture
Go to the LA Auto Show at the Convention Center, and of course all the cars will be vivid colors.
Last week LACMA director Michael Govan and his supporters went before an LA city council committee to ask for the air rights over a portion of Wilshire Boulevard to be vacated.
Nov. 12from Design and Architecture
When Ian Schrager and his late partner Steve Rubell co-founded Studio 54, the wildly successful club that defined New York City nightlife in the 1970s, they created “nightclub as…
Nov. 5from Design and Architecture
Many malls of America are dying or changing.
Halloween is upon us.
Oct. 29from Design and Architecture
Sneakers are very, very big business, a nearly $20 billion industry in the U.S. alone.
Watching a movie nowadays often involves Netflix, your couch, and snacks.
Oct. 25from KCRW Features