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Edward Hopper

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  • The Review: Reservoir restaurant in Silver Lake

    The Review: Reservoir restaurant in Silver Lake
    "Was everything terrific as always?" asked the host as my friends and I left Reservoir in Silver Lake. What kind of question is that? Talk about putting you on the spot. I wanted to put a bag over my head and sneak out without answering. What could I say...
  • Colony in Pacific Palisades nurtured top artists in 1950s, 1960s

    Colony in Pacific Palisades nurtured top artists in 1950s, 1960s
    When times are good, artists and writers get the support they need, enriching city life in unquantifiable ways. But when the economy heads south or the rich lose interest, artists are among the first to suffer. Today we're hearing predictions of fewer...
  • Osteria Mozza: Be very hungry

    Osteria Mozza: Be very hungry
    THE white marble counter top veined in gray is cool to the touch. I take a sip of Vermentino, enjoying its delicate minerality, and look over the menu at Osteria Mozza, which might be the hardest reservation in town right now. But for me, the best seat in...
  • 'Storming the Gates of Paradise: Landscapes for Politics' by Rebecca Solnit

    Storming the Gates of Paradise Landscapes for Politics Rebecca Solnit University of California Press: 416 pp., $24.95 By Bill McKibben Special to The Times In one of the best essays in this sterling collection, activist Rebecca Solnit describes...
  • John Updike dies at 76; Pulitzer-winning author

    John Updike dies at 76; Pulitzer-winning author
    John Updike, the two-time Pulitzer Prize winner for fiction whose novels and short stories exposed an undercurrent of ambivalence and disappointment in small-town, middle-class America, died Tuesday. He was 76. Updike's death from lung cancer was...
  • Hugely popular painter Andrew Wyeth dies at 91

    Hugely popular painter Andrew Wyeth dies at 91
    Andrew Wyeth, whose realistic yet often melancholy paintings of rural Pennsylvania and Maine made him one of America's most popular living artists, and whose 1948 landscape "Christina's World" was one of the 20th century's most famous artworks, died...
  • At the end of the road

    In my time, I have journeyed through many small towns across America. Recently, I spent some time in Jordan, Mont. -- the Garfield County seat -- which prides itself on being the lonesomest town in the world. Blessed with no natural resources or...
  • Art review: 'Millard Sheets: The Early Years (1926-1944)' at Pasadena Museum of California Art

     
    Anyone who has driven around Los Angeles in the last 50 years knows Millard Sheets' art, even if they don't know his name. For Home Savings of America, he designed the distinctive white marble branch banks and their artistic decorations,......
  • Appleton Museum is a hidden gem in Ocala

     
    Ocala is famous for the picturesque horse farms that have made it a world-class equestrian hub, but it was a less heralded gem that inspired my recent Marion County road trip. Nestled into an unlikely strip of businesses and tourist attractions such as...
  • Monster Mash: Alan Cumming leaves 'Spider-Man'; Babani's sweet success; diva undaunted by volcano

     
    Goodbye, Green Goblin: Alan Cumming has withdrawn from the long-delayed Broadway musical "Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark" because of scheduling conflicts -- the same reason that prompted actress Evan Rachel Wood to leave the show in March. (Entertainment...
  • Unsettling landscape

    Beneath the Roses Photos by Gregory Crewdson, essay by Russell Banks Abrams, 140 pages, $60 Norman Rockwell brought us a singular vision of small-town America, as did Edward Hopper. Now photographer Gregory Crewdson has created a new, uniquely...
  • Florida's overlooked coast

    Florida's overlooked coast
    Matlacha was a surprise. But then most things here on the southwest coast were a surprise. I had driven I-75 between Fort Myers and Sarasota numerous times, and always wondered what lay to the west, along the water. Now I was finding out. Matlacha...