Taking Photos in Museums More Acceptable, But Not Always

Taking Photos in Museums More Acceptable, But Not Always

The temptation to share images when visiting a famous site or something visually interesting is great in today’s social media society. However, even though people are recording everywhere they go, taking selfies standing before a famous painting in museums is not always allowed (but it is getting more acceptable). Even in museums and monuments that do […]

Picasso States of Lithographs at Norton Simon

Picasso States of Lithographs at Norton Simon

Mention Pablo Picasso and most people think of his Cubist paintings. However, an exhibition that opened this week at the Norton Simon Museum illustrates his efforts in another medium. “States of Mind: Picasso Lithographs 1945-1960” shows several compositions through multiple states of design, showing how his treatment of the images evolved. “States of Mind” features […]

Science Behind Pixar Sure to Please Fans at California Museum

Science Behind Pixar Sure to Please Fans at California Museum

Fans of Pixar movies in Southern California are sure to appreciate the workmanship involved after visiting “The Science Behind Pixar” museum exhibition that opened this weekend at the California Science Center. The exhibit offers a fascinating look at the filmmaking process using characters, sets and details from many of the animation studio’s hit movies. Little […]