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Bye Bye, La Brea Avenue Dodger House

The Mid-City monument to the Boys in Blue was being torn down as of this morning
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A New Exhibit Lets LGBTQ Inmates Reach Out from Behind Bars

On the Inside organizer Tatiana von Furstenberg wants to spark a conversation about human compassion and prison reform

These L.A. Artists Are Bringing Queer Perspectives Into Focus

Zackary Drucker, Catherine Opie, Rafa Esparza, and others are grabbing the spotlight

With Help From Students, Big-Name Muralists Are Transforming a South L.A. High School

Shepard Fairey and other artists are making big changes at Dr. Maya Angelou Community High School in South Park
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This Artist Is Tricking the Internet into Making Her Dreams Come True

Gretchen Andrew used to work at Google. Now she makes "search engine art"

For the First Time in 45 Years, an Elusive Artist Lets L.A. into His World

David Hammons came up alongside prominent black artists Betye Saar and Noah Purifoy, but he's been all but invisible since
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There’s a Poet Behind the Bar at Musso & Frank’s

Veteran cocktail slinger Sonny Donato went from Bukowski drinking buddy to performer on the hippest L.A. stages

Elizabeth Taylor’s Longtime Assistant Takes a Stroll Through 700 Nimes Road

Shortly before Taylor's death in 2011, Tim Mendelson helped arrange Catherine Opie's iconic shoot of the actress' home
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People Opposed to the New LACMA Plan Never Stood a Chance

A critic's take on the County Board of Supervisors' unanimous approval of a controversial museum redesign