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Frank Gehry is this year’s recipient of the J. Paul Getty Medal, the Getty Trust’s annual award for leadership in visual art.
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Hollywood usually adores plot twists, but a thriller was the last thing planners of the Academy Museum of Motion Pictures wanted Thursday as they sought a vital stamp of approval needed to push forward with their $300-million project.
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Art turned actionably felonious on the day in 1972 when Chris Burden, invited to a cable television studio in Irvine to create performance art, got up from his chair, pulled a small knife from his belt, and held it to Phyllis Lutjeans’ throat.
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Motown Records didn't release every indelible pop-soul hit from the '60s and '70s, although sometimes that's how it seemed. The Drifters' "On Broadway," for example, was one that got away, to Atlantic. Berry Gordy , the Detroit auto plant worker, onetime aspiring prize fighter and failed jazz record shop proprietor who built Motown, waited until he was in his 80s to score a Broadway hit. "Motown the Musical" ran nearly two years in New York befo...
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For decades, the Los Angeles small-theater scene has operated under a single set of wage rules based on the willingness of professional, unionized actors to perform for token fees. Now this world is about to break in two.
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National leaders of Actors' Equity Assn. on Tuesday imposed a $9 hourly minimum wage for members who perform in Los Angeles County theaters with fewer than 100 seats, overriding a recent vote by rank-and-file union members in L.A.'s stage acting community.
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Gov. Jerry Brown has gone from an arts Scrooge in January to an arts Santa Claus of sorts in May.
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Chris Burden's dear friend, the painter Ed Moses, called Burden "the most magnificent person to ever appear in California as what we call an 'artist.'"
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The Academy Museum of Motion Pictures has landed its first government grant -- $25,000 from the National Endowment for the Arts to help propel the planning of its core exhibit on film history.
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The administrators of the Music Center oversee the venues at the heart of L.A.'s classical music and theater scene. The president of the Blue Ribbon leads the Music Center's oldest and largest fundraising ally — and she's not happy about the way things are going.
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Leaders of small theaters across Los Angeles County began reacting to their new reality Wednesday morning: drastically increased costs from a new $9 hourly minimum wage imposed by leaders of Actors' Equity, the national stage actors' union.
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