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Annenberg Space for Photography

Why You Should Care About Art

I'm an art-historical novelist, so obviously I care about art. But why should you -- with your busy days, stressful job, growing kids, dinners to make, dishes to wash, and plenty of binge-able TV to keep you entertained -- care? Because... Continue Reading →


Art of Los Angeles: 10 Thought-Provoking Shows You Shouldn’t Miss

I love it when something makes me see the world in a new way. I wrote a whole novel trying to change the way people see famous artists -- not as genius legends up on pedestals, but as human beings struggling to... Continue Reading →

12 Art Museums That Will Change the Way You See the World

On my most recent trip to Europe, I realized that a few art museums have profoundly affected the way I see the world. These museums showed me something new and unexpected; they shifted my perspective. And isn't that what we... Continue Reading →

Why All Artists Need the Bravado of Youth

The Annenberg Space for Photography is one of my favorite spots in Los Angeles; it features rotating exhibits of some of the greatest photographs I have ever seen. Subjects range from climate change and war to fashion and rock 'n roll...... Continue Reading →

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