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  • Marjorie G. Gilbert, jewelry store owner

    Marjorie G. Gilbert, jewelry store owner
    Marjorie G. Gilbert, a retired certified public accountant who co-owned a Baltimore County jewelry business, died of pneumonia complications Feb. 13 at Sinai Hospital. She was 88 and lived in Owings Mills. Born Marjorie Gross in Newark, N.J., she was a...
  • Book Review: Adam Phillips' "On Balance"

    Book Review: Adam Phillips' "On Balance"
    On Balance Adam Phillips Farrar, Straus and Giroux: 314 pp., $26 What is it, exactly, that makes reading Adam Phillips such a refreshing, rewarding and invigorating experience? A psychoanalyst who splits his time between his private practice and his...
  • Art review: Michal Chelbin at M+B

     
    Israeli artist Michal Chelbin’s photographs of young Ukrainian and Russian wrestlers at M+B are both beautiful and unsettling. Shot in a straightforward manner, the lushly colored images belong to a tradition of unblinking portraiture that descends from...
  • Trees branch out at the Getty

     
    Throughout history, humans have embraced trees for their beauty, strength and spiritual symbolism. Artists have been equally fascinated with the wooded perennial as a model, perhaps for its serene, low-maintenance temperament, easy accessibility and its...
  • Art review: 'Streetwise: Masters of '60s Photography' at the Museum of Photographic Arts

     
    Leah Ollman reviews street photography exhibition at the Museum of Photographic Arts in San Diego....
  • Palm Springs museum dives into pool culture in 'Backyard Oasis'

     
    Palm Springs Art Museum shows swimming pool as symbols of dreams and reality in a show called "Backyard Oasis: The Swimming Pool in Southern California Photography."...
  • Ansel Adams' photos of 1940 L.A. show him working in urban mode

     
    Photos Ansel Adams took in L.A. in the early 1940s will make up an exhibition at a downtown L.A. gallery. Adams donated the pictures to the Los Angeles Public Library in the early 1960s....
  • Classic rock images to show at Annenberg Space for Photography

     
    The Annenberg Space for Photography will bring the exhibit “Who Shot Rock & Roll: A Photographic History, 1955 to the Present" to its space in Century City in June. Times pop music critic Randall Roberts offers an advance look....
  • Raphael Saadiq, Moby booked for free Century City concerts

     
    The heavy commercial district that is Century City will be getting an injection of rock 'n' roll this summer. In conjunction with the upcoming exhibit “Who Shot Rock & Roll: A Photographic History, 1955 to the Present,” KCRW-FM has revealed...
  • Summer reading: Biographies

    All In From Refugee Camp to Poker Champ Jerry Yang with Mark Tabb Medallion: $24.95 Yang's memoir of becoming a world-class poker champion starts with his family, along with thousands of other Hmong, fleeing their Laotian homeland during the Vietnam...
  • 'The Other Side of Desire' by Daniel Bergner

    The Other Side of Desire Four Journeys Into the Far Realms of Lust and Longing Daniel Bergner Ecco: 208 pp., $24.99 Aptly, journalist Daniel Bergner's exploration of erotic yearnings -- with their ineluctable pull and often startling manifestations --...
  • Robert Frank goes from ignored to a national treasure

    Robert Frank goes from ignored to a national treasure
    Looking In Robert Frank's "The Americans" -- Expanded Edition Edited and with text by Sarah Greenough Steidl: 506 pp., $75 hardcover He was a foreigner with a camera, a young artist newly arrived on the streets of Manhattan from the Old World,...