Art & Design

Fine art, design, interiors, fashion, architecture, performance, commercial art, and more.

Robert Mapplethorpe Double Show Set for LA

Robert Mapplethorpe will have a major moment this spring. In 2011, two LA institutions partnered to make a landmark acquisition and gift acceptance of art and archival materials...

Greg Louganis on His Life in Cars

Olympian Greg Louganis talks to us about his life behind the wheel — from his very first Fiat to the next wheels on his wish list....

Richard Avedon on Christian Dior

In Dior by Avedon, a look back on iconic images of stars dressed to kill....

Catherine O Exhibit at LACMA

February 13–September 5 The O Portfolio is photographer Catherine Opie’s profile of the 1990s S&M scene in San Francisco....

Palm Springs Modernism Week Begins This Weekend

February 11–21 When it comes to midcentury architecture, few places pack the punch of Palm Springs....

Get to Know Jeffrey Fashion Cares

Today, Jeffrey Fashion Cares is a legendary fundraiser for causes including notable HIV charities; we look at the genesis of this unique event....

People We Love 2015: Charles Leslie

Changing the Perception of Gay Art…...

Petrosource 2015

Our annual salute to man’s furriest friends looks back at the year in pet social media, fundraisers for animal charities and surprises for animals and animal lovers alike....

Inside the Home of Elizabeth Taylor

What happens when a self-declared “butch lesbian” takes on the task of documenting the home of an icon of American femininity?...

Museum at FIT's Look at Denim

Begins December 1 Denim: It started off as practical, durable workwear back in the 19th century; it has since come to dominate modern attire....

Surrealism at MCA Chicago

Few styles of painting combine artistic mastery with imaginative freedom like surrealism, and a treat awaits fans of the genre in Chicago this winter....