Terri and Michael Smooke Department Head and Curator of Contemporary Art at LACMA
The late artist Noah Purifoy spent the last 15 years of his life in the Mojave desert, creating huge sculptures made of junk.
Jul. 3, 2015from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
The late artist Noah Purifoy spent the last 15 years of his life in the Mojave desert, creating huge sculptures made of junked materials.
Jun. 5, 2015from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Hollywood has had its share of challenges this year as the entertainment industry grapples with the COVID-19 pandemic.
Jul. 27from Arts & Culture Stories
In “ Rigged,” historian David Shimer documents both countries attempts to manipulate democracies abroad — and comes to some questionable conclusions
Jul. 31from Scheer Intelligence
David Lynch Theater Presents: Weather Report for July 31, 2020.
Jul. 31from David Lynch Theater Presents: Weather Report
The Perseverance rover is scheduled to blast off from Cape Canaveral, Florida on Thursday.
Jul. 29from Greater LA
"Radioactivity," a biopic that starts to be about Marie Curie, can't resist a cause-and-effect survey of radiation that extends as far afield as Hiroshima, the Nevada Proving Ground…
Jul. 24from Film Reviews
Press Play wraps up its week-long series on education in the time of COVID-19. Today’s focus: How the virus is expanding the already wide education gap between the rich and poor.
Jul. 31from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Life and story go hand in hand in Margot Livesey’s “The Boy in the Field.”
Jul. 30from Bookworm
It’s been 75 years since two atom bombs destroyed Hiroshima and Nagasaki, and the world learned that nuclear weapons could annihilate civilization.
Jul. 31from To the Point
AMC struck a deal with NBCUniversal to allow the studio’s movies to come to video on-demand services 17 days after their theatrical releases.
Jul. 31from Hollywood Breakdown