New York Arts Funding Crisis Narrowly Averted?

The New York state budget for 2011 has targeted the arts for serious cuts.   Mayor Bloomberg proposed a 33% budget reduction along with a decrease in grant funding that would invariably trigger more layoffs and arts groups closing.  In fact, according to a representative of the New York City Arts Coalition, this budget proposal hits…

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“Age of Mammals” exhibit at the Natural History Museum in LA

After a five-year-long restoration and renovation of the original 1913 building which houses the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County, a new permanent exhibition has been opened to the public.  Boasting creative collaboration between architects, artist, scientists and specialists, the museum has created a visually stunning, interactive and comprehensive narrative from the evolution of…

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