The MOCA Benefit Brought Out Big Stars and Really Good Fashion

The art wasn't the only thing to ogle at the museum's 40th anniversary benefit

What L.A. Life Is Like for a Scientist Who Spends Months Digging Up Dino Bones in Antarctica

The Natural History Museum’s Dr. Nate Smith has played volley at the bottom of the world—but trivia night in Bixby Knolls is cool too
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Donna Huanca’s Color-Saturated “Skin Paintings” Are Set to Disrupt the Marciano

The Bolivian American artist will be the first woman to have domain over the museum's massive Theater Gallery

Black Artists Claim Their Rightful Place in History in the Broad’s Soul of a Nation

In the Civil Rights era, African American artists—many from L.A.—made important work that's been obscured for way too long
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This Toy Museum Imagines a Way Darker (and Funnier) Version of Your Childhood

Obvious Plant’s Museum of Toys is full of weirdo products and "alternative history"

Vintage Images of L.A. Kiddieland Beverly Park Bring a Bygone Era to Life

A new exhibit in WeHo highlights the amusement park that inspired Walt Disney
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L.A.’s Velvet Painting Museum Is Hanging on for Dear Life in Chinatown

The future is hazy at Velveteria, the city’s kitschiest cultural institution
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A Landmark Exhibit Celebrating Black Power Is Coming to the Broad—and It’s Almost Time to Get Tickets

Soul of a Nation: Art in the Age of Black Power is the museum's can't-miss exhibit of 2019
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These L.A. Institutions Have Kids Covered During the Teachers Strike

The L.A. Zoo, the Natural History Museum, and more are offering free (and paid) programs for kids during the strike