Gentle readers: we know times are tough, with (insert your political enemies here) ruining the economy and sending us all to the poor house. But there's good news! If you got a little Ansel Adams in ya, you might win a $40 gift certificate to TK Burgers we've had in this office for a while.All we n ... More >>
Those monsters at Irvine Fine Arts Center! How dare they?They're having yet another of their juried All Media exhibitions in November and they still haven't invited Art Whore to be a juror!I tried to be subtle last year, but nooooooooo...Must I throw myself at their feet and beg?Instead o ... More >>
Palmer & KriselWilliam KriselWilliam Krisel, who designed more than 30,000 living units in Southern California, signs books and attends a screening in Newport Beach tonight of a documentary about his 51-year career as an architect.Known for his "modernist" single-level homes in the Palm Sprin ... More >>
One of the most popular documentaries at April's Newport Beach Film Festival was Jean-Michel Basquiat: The Radiant Child, which is about the late artist and Andy Warhol collaborator who became the first international art star of African-American descent.You can catch Tamra Davis' film in Newport ... More >>
You'll need a lot more than 15 minutes to digest this collection of portraits
Orange County Museum of Art
Ansel Adams: Artist Obscured at Bowers Museum
Suburban Escape hits us where we live
No. 1: Save trestles. Or dont.
Movie of the Week: The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari
The sweet spot of Landscape Confection
What your Mimi doesn't know could fill San Mateo Canyon, if the TCA doesn't do it first.
The old Santa Ana Courthouse plays it nice, nice, nice
Maybe its a good thing John Pope has an outlet
And Laurie Brown is taking pictures
Santora slumbers in the sun