Florence at the Dawn...

J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles On view through 10 February 2013 16 March – 16 June 2013 / Art Gallery of Ontario Though Los Angeles has only been an incorporated city since 1850, it is quickly catching up to the major art capitals of the world.  Its patrons have always been happy to...

The Metropolitan Museum of Art Guide May14

The Metropolitan Mus...

The Metropolitan Museum of Art In shops now When I lived in New York, I loved nothing more than spending a whole Sunday at the Met.  It didn’t matter how many times I went (I’m still finding little M pins in various colours all over the place) because the museum is so vast and...

California Design, 1930–1965: “Living in a Modern Way” Jan19

California Design, 1...

LACMA On view through 3 June 2012 When I lived in New York the winter months were the perfect time sneak into one of the city’s many museums.  It was great to warm up and to be inspired.  Since moving to Los Angeles a few years ago, I have tried to curb my snobbery about the lack of...