Tag: Museums

Weekend Buzz – Events for January 28-29, 2017

Weekend Buzz – Events for January 28-29, 2017

| January 27, 2017 | 0 Comments

There are a lot of purely fun events this weekend, but also – helpfully scheduled on Saturday morning, before some of the others get going – a couple of nice opportunities to do good as well as have a good time.  First up is a neighborhood cleanup in the Wilshire Center/Koreatown neighborhood, from 10 a.m. to […]

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Weekend Buzz – Events for January 29-31, 2016

Weekend Buzz – Events for January 29-31, 2016

| January 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

Our list this weekend may seem short, but some of the happenings on it are multi-day and multi-venue opportunities, so you can definitely fill your days and nights. No need to wait for Saturday this week…you can dive right in to the weekend today, Friday, January 29, with a huge estate sale at 617 N. […]

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Saturday is Museum Free-For-All around the Southland

Saturday is Museum Free-For-All around the Southland

| January 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Southern California Museum Free-For-All is this Saturday, January 31st. That means over 20 museums are open to the public for free. Go back to a favorite, visit one you’ve never been to before, or sample several in one day. Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Annenberg Space for Photography (Modified hours: open from […]

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Up Up and Away – Petersen Museum’s Most Famous Cars Take to the Air

Up Up and Away – Petersen Museum’s Most Famous Cars Take to the Air

| October 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Petersen Automotive Museum on Wilshire Blvd is now closed for a year long renovation, as many local area car buffs well know. But some of their most ‘priceless automobiles apparently are begging for more exposure, so will be displayed in a special exhibit beginning Tuesday, Oct 28th in Simi Valley at the Ronald Reagan […]

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Petersen Auto Museum to Close for Renovations for a Year

Petersen Auto Museum to Close for Renovations for a Year

| August 26, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Petersen Auto Museum on Wilshire and Fairfax will be closing its doors in mid-October as it begins a major renovation, both inside and out.  The re-envisioned museum will put the Petersen collection of unique vintage cars in more glamorous galleries, and expand the educational and historical displays celebrating the art and invention of the […]

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Latest LACMA Campus Design to Bridge Wilshire Boulevard

Latest LACMA Campus Design to Bridge Wilshire Boulevard

| June 25, 2014 | 1 Comment

If you are keeping score, chalk one up for history…for the tar and all of it’s pre-historic treasures still to be unearthed. The architectural team working on the proposed transformation of the LACMA campus, led by architect Peter Zumthor, presented a new look at what the future of the LACMA campus could be. The most […]

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