Sterling Ruby

artist

Sterling Ruby on KCRW

You may be getting ready to check out this year’s spring superbloom in the desert or the Coachella music festival.

Sterling Ruby's Specter is a vivid bloom in the desert

You may be getting ready to check out this year’s spring superbloom in the desert or the Coachella music festival.

from Design and Architecture

More from KCRW

Iranian director Asghar Farhadi has won two Oscars and could be up for a third. His new movie “A Hero” is on this year’s shortlist for Best International Film.

from The Business

Car dealerships are benefiting from the global supply chain issues that are hurting many other businesses.

from Greater LA

Every bookstore is haunted, and Louise Erdrich’s new book, “The Sentence,” is about one.

from Bookworm

After the deaths of her husband, John Gregory Dunne, and her daughter, Quintana, Joan Didion wrote "Blue Nights," the most personal and poetic book of her career.

from Bookworm

Finishing the Hat: Collected Lyrics (1954-1981) with Attendant Comments, Principles, Heresies, Grudges, Whines and Anecdotes (Knopf) A collection of lyrics from the first half of…

from Bookworm

Steven Spielberg’s version of “West Side Story” opens this weekend, and while the film has received strong reviews, it may find trouble at the box office.

from Hollywood Breakdown

Mahershala Ali has worked for 20 years, earning Oscars for “Moonlight” and “Green Book.” But the new drama “Swan Song” is his first leading film role.

from The Business

Writer Noah Hawley on how fiction can create empathy.

from The Treatment

Peter Richardson joins Robert Scheer to discuss his latest book, “Savage Journey,” on the legendary Gonzo journalist.

from Scheer Intelligence