Tag Archives: Frank Gehry

Ken Price at LACMA until the 6th January

There was a huge sense of occasion at the opening of the Ken Price retrospective at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art on the 12th September. L.A.’s art world turned out to celebrate the work—and at that evening’s memorial, mourn the passing—of one of the ever-shrinking band of brothers which was at the core […]

Don Giovanni at the LA Philharmonic thru the 26th May

My first performance of Mozart’s greatest opera—the story of Don Juan’s many conquests and moral descent, universally acknowledged as one of the most important works of Western civilization—was unforgettable. It was May 1981 and the Metropolitan Opera on tour in Dallas, a matinee revival of Don Giovanni in the legendary 1957 Herbert Graf/Eugene Berman production, […]