A MacArthur Park school is working with LACMA to bring art into the historic but gentrifying neighborhood. LACMA director Michael Govan talks about the controversial new redesign of its main campus. There are also a ton of art fairs this weekend.
LACMA’s controversial redesign, art fairs galore
From this Episode:
Bridging elite art and LA communities
At Charles White Elementary School in MacArthur Park, priceless works by the late Mexican modernist painter Rufino Tamayo are on display.
5 min, 55 sec
Art world is conflicted over LACMA’s redesign
The Los Angeles County Museum of Art’s permanent home along Miracle Mile has a redesign in store. But it’s drawn criticism.
11 min, 40 sec