LA’s big art and cultural moments of 2019

Weiss/Manfredi’s design features a bridge across the Lake Pit at La Brea Tar Pits. Rendering courtesy of Weiss/Manfredi.

This year, multiple LA museums rallied for a union. Art patrons wanted to hold their institutions accountable, particularly with donations. The board of the La Brea Tar Pits chose the studio Weiss/Manfredi to bring a long overdue facelift to the historic museum. We also run through the great cultural shows and happenings in LA this year.


Carolina Miranda - Los Angeles Times columnist covering art, architecture and urban design - @cmonstah

Madeleine Brand

Sarah Sweeney, Michell Eloy, Amy Ta, Alexandra Sif Tryggvadottir, Rosalie Atkinson, Brian Hardzinski, Danielle Chiriguayo