Tag: LACMA

Weekend Buzz – Events for November 4-5, 2017

Weekend Buzz – Events for November 4-5, 2017

| November 3, 2017 | 0 Comments

The number of events this weekend isn’t huge, but there are some really big shindigs. First up, the Los Angeles Conservancy is hosting L.A.’s K-Town: Cullture and Community, a whole weekend of events focusing on the history, architecture and favorite places in Koreatown.  A few of the events are already sold out, but Saturday’s Exploring Wilshire […]

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Comment Period Open on Draft EIR for LACMA Re-Design

Comment Period Open on Draft EIR for LACMA Re-Design

| November 2, 2017 | 0 Comments

Last week, the County of Los Angeles released a Draft Environmental Impact Report (DEIR) for the proposed major re-design of the Los Angeles County Museum of Art.  A public comment period for the document will now be open until December 15. According to the report: “The Project includes a replacement Museum Building and a new […]

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Weekend Buzz – Events for October 7-8, 2017

Weekend Buzz – Events for October 7-8, 2017

| October 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

This week’s option for civic engagement is an always-timely disaster preparedness event – the Crenshaw Disaster Preparedness Expo – which runs from 10 a.m to 4 p.m. Saturday at the West Angeles Church of God in Christ, 3600 Crenshaw Blvd.  Because it really is a matter of when, not if, this is a great chance to connect with […]

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Major Gifts Announced for LACMA and Academy Museum

Major Gifts Announced for LACMA and Academy Museum

| October 4, 2017 | 0 Comments

LACMA Announces Historic $150 Million from David Geffen; Academy Museum Gets A Big Lift With $50 Million Gift from Cheryl and Hiam Saban Fundraising for two iconic LA museums is moving ahead with recent announcements of major gifts for the new re-design of the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) and completion of the […]

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Modernist Architect Gin Wong Passes Away at 94

Modernist Architect Gin Wong Passes Away at 94

| September 30, 2017 | 0 Comments

Modernist architect Gin D. Wong, who helped found William L. Pereira & Associates and whose high-profile work included both LACMA and LAX, passed away earlier this month at the age of 94, reported the Los Angeles Times: Gin D. Wong, a visionary architect whose iconic works have helped shaped the look of Los Angeles for […]

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Weekend Buzz – Events for September 23-24, 2017

Weekend Buzz – Events for September 23-24, 2017

| September 22, 2017 | 0 Comments

On Saturday morning this week, the LA DWP is offering a $25 instant rebate gift card to qualifying customers who’d like to recycle their old, working, window-mounted air conditioners.  (The goal is to encourage people to replace them with more energy-efficient new units.) From 9 a.m. to 12 p.m., just bring your old window-mounted AC […]

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