Getty Exhibit Draws Broader Attention to Bouchardon

Getty Exhibit Draws Broader Attention to Bouchardon

Most American have never heard of French artist Edmé Bouchardon (1698-1762), one of the most renowned sculptors and draftsman of his day. But an exhibit that opened this week at the Getty Center in Los Angeles hopes to change that and draw broader attention to Bouchardon’s talent. “Bouchardon: Royal Artist of the Enlightenment” is the […]

Exchange or Sell Gift Cards Pros, Cons

Exchange or Sell Gift Cards Pros, Cons

Odds are someone reading this article received a gift card this holiday season. But, what if the card is for a store, restaurant or vendor rarely frequented or nothing appeals to the cardholder? There is always regifting, opting to “purchase” something unlikely to be used, or letting the card languish in a drawer. Now, however, […]

Getty Exhibit Turns Lens on Breaking News and Mass Media

Getty Exhibit Turns Lens on Breaking News and Mass Media

A new exhibition at the Getty Center in Los Angeles dovetails perfectly with real-life events. News – real and fake – has drawn great scrutiny this election year. But, many artists have taken hard looks at broadcast and print journalism in the past. These efforts are presented in the J. Paul Getty Museum’s “Breaking News: Turning […]