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Three for the Show

Skirball Cultural Center curates a fascinating viewing experience with three thought-provoking exhibitions. Written by Jenn Thornton|Photos Courtesy of Skirball Cultural Center Bill Graham and the Roc...Read More

Griffith Observatory has opened new horizons for LA.

Los Angeles is known for its galaxy of stars, but since bursting on the scene in 1935, Griffith Observatory has been no less a luminary, occupying an orbit all its own. Essential to the narrative of L...Read More

City Guide: Exquisite at Age 89

Point Vicente Lighthouse     An arresting vision sits along a postcard stretch of Palos Verdes Drive Recognizing that a lone buoy wasn’t adequately warding ships off Palos Verdes P...Read More

Art & History: Splendor by the Sea

  Reflections on the Annenberg Community Beach House WRITTEN BY JENN THORNTON The pool deck at the Annenberg Community Beach House is the very epitome of history repeating itself, with its dark g...Read More

From Here to Eternal: Hollywood Forever Cemetary

  Celebrated enshrinements and culture make Hollywood Forever Cemetery sacred ground in Los Angeles.   WRITTEN BY JENN THORNTON Although the final resting place for Hollywood’s elite, whethe...Read More