DELIRIOUS LA September 21, 2015 Kris Kuramitsu on Cao Fei’s anxious urban visions Cao Fei: Shadow Plays, on view at The Mistake Room through November 21, is inspired by the rapidly changing social and economic conditions of contemporary urban life. […]

DELIRIOUS LA September 8, 2015 Brutal L.A. with James Black The LA Forum’s summer newsletter is dedicated to Brutalism in Los Angeles, complete with a guide to these often hard to love buildings in the Southland. In conjunction with the […]

DELIRIOUS LA June 1, 2015 Let’s Go Boating: LA Forum explores Sailing Architecture On June 16, the LA Forum and Santa Monica Cultural Affairs presents Sailing Architecture as part of the Beach=Culture series at the Annenberg Beach House. The event […]

DELIRIOUS LA March 23, 2015 Louise Sandhaus on the design that shakes California Louise Sandhaus, a graphic designer and CalArts faculty member, spent a decade excavating California’s rich, but often undigitized, unorganized, and unknown graphic design history. Her book, Earthquakes, […]

Delirious LA Calendar August 11th, 2014   Alice Könitz on micro museums and the Los Angeles Museum of Art LA-based artist Alice Könitz founded the Los Angeles Museum of Art (LAMOA) in 2012. First parked on a driveway near some […]

Delirious LA Calendar July 14th, 2014   Heather Flood on Punk’d     L.A.-based designer Heather Flood brings a little visual anarchy to the gallery with Punk’d. On view at SCI-Arc Gallery through August 3.   What’s the difference between […]

It is hard to find good things to say about the architecture of the Armand Hammer Museum and Cultural Center in Westwood. Unfortunately, the combination of incompetence in planning and desperate, empty gesturing in appearance is nothing new in Los […]