Photographer Gary Leonard reflects on his career of capturing what makes Los Angeles the palm-tree-paradise-with-a-noir bent city that it is.
San Sweet's book series "All Night Menu" tells the stories of people, places, and histories that lay beneath Los Angeles street numbers and names.
A new documentary film explores the story behind the making of contemporary painting master F. Scott Hess's most ambitious exhibition -- an interpretive reconstruction of his own family ancestry based on the true and false events that shaped American history.
Accessible by mobile phone, designer Rosten Woo's audio tour informs visitors to the Bowtie Parcel about its history and surrounding landscape.
Artbound was presented with two First Place awards at the 57th Annual Southern California Journalism Awards.
Photographer Gary Leonard reflects on his career of capturing what makes Los Angeles the palm-tree-paradise-with-a-noir bent city that it is.
Painter Kate Moldauer has launched a series to tell the stories of lesbian families from across the United States.
Accessible by mobile phone, designer Rosten Woo's audio tour informs visitors to the Bowtie Parcel about its history and surrounding landscape.
Photographer Gary Leonard reflects on his career of capturing what makes Los Angeles the palm-tree-paradise-with-a-noir bent city that it is.
The Japanese dry landscape tradition goes back over a thousand years. Though not originally designed in Japan to save water, drought-friendly gardens may have a role to play in helping to meet the long-term needs of California's increasingly dry state.
Painter Kate Moldauer has launched a series to tell the stories of lesbian families from across the United States.
Accessible by mobile phone, designer Rosten Woo's audio tour informs visitors to the Bowtie Parcel about its history and surrounding landscape.
Long live the spectacle. For the Fourth of July, Artbound profiles Southern California artists who like to blow stuff up.
The Japanese dry landscape tradition goes back over a thousand years. Though not originally designed in Japan to save water, drought-friendly gardens may have a role to play in helping to meet the long-term needs of California's increasingly dry state.
Painter Kate Moldauer has launched a series to tell the stories of lesbian families from across the United States.
This episode of Artbound, "Steel Modern," explores the architectural past and present in Southern California.
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    Slanguage Speaks Slanguage
    With videos, workshops, and dollar store cosplay outfits, art collective Slanguage creates a sci-fi, yet rasquache world in "Everything Not Saved Will Be Lost."
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    Community Culture Embraced in the Antelope Valley
    Community Culture Embraced in the Antelope Valley
    In Lancaster, coffee shop and art gallery Sagebrush Café seeks to create "community culture" with its ongoing art exhibits and events.
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    Antelope Valley Art Outpost
    Naufus Ramirez-Figueroa's Color and Tone Metaphors
    Naufus Ramirez-Figueroa's Color and Tone Metaphors
    Naufus Ramirez-Figueroa returns to his early exposure to experimental theatre in 1970s Guatemala.
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    Artbound Special: Annenberg Space for Photography - Digital Darkroom
    Artbound Special: Annenberg Space for Photography - Digital Darkroom
    "Annenberg Space for Photography: Digital Darkroom" debuts on Tuesday, May 26 at 8 PM on KCET-TV, featuring artists who create altered realities using photography and digital or darkroom manipulation.
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    The Bowtie Parcel's Narrative Landscape
    The Bowtie Parcel's Narrative Landscape
    Accessible by mobile phone, designer Rosten Woo's audio tour informs visitors to the Bowtie Parcel about its history and surrounding landscape.
    Destination
    Artists and writers in Santa Barbara acknowledge a shared common cultural history of a not-so-distant past where California and the West were ruled by others.
    The distance from the main urban hubs has afforded SLO the capacity to retain, preserve and celebrate its agrarian Mexican and Spanish past and allowed its cities and towns to grow at a sustainable rate.
    The cultural ecology of Riverside County is as diverse as its geography.
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    Funding bubbles, cultural deserts and the politics of access to the arts in the 21st century.

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