Carolina Miranda

staff writer covering arts and culture, LA Times

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Carolina Miranda is a staff writer for the Los Angeles Times. A former art critic for public radio station WNYC in New York, Miranda's work has also appeared on NPR, Public Radio International and Time magazine.

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he La Brea Tar Pits have waited nearly 40,000 years for a makeover. Three architectural firms are rethinking the 12-acre area, which includes the tar pits, the George C.

LA Brea Tar Pits to be redesigned

he La Brea Tar Pits have waited nearly 40,000 years for a makeover. Three architectural firms are rethinking the 12-acre area, which includes the tar pits, the George C.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

In 2013, Swiss architect Peter Zumthor proposed a redesign of the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA).

The history of LACMA’s redesign

In 2013, Swiss architect Peter Zumthor proposed a redesign of the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA).

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

A new exhibit at The Broad is called “Soul of a Nation: Art in the Age of Black Power 1963−1983.”

‘Soul of a Nation’ at The Broad celebrates black artists

A new exhibit at The Broad is called “Soul of a Nation: Art in the Age of Black Power 1963−1983.”

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

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