| Mar 16, 2010
| 4:33 PM
Come April, Bebop Designs will move from its current address on the all-but-vanished vintage furniture strip of Rowena Avenue to the more bustling Sunset Junction area....
| Mar 25, 2010
| 9:32 PM
Herve van der Straeten. If you don't know his name, you should. Now that a new kind of minimalism is coming into fashion, as seen on the fall runways at Celine, Chloe and Stella McCartney, the jury is out on......
| Oct 10, 2010
They're a disparate lot — museums, hotels, an observation deck, a sculpture park and a sundial-shaped bridge — but these recent structures, none more than 10 years old, are redefining the West. Before we bow to them, though, let's admit that...
| Oct 10, 2010
The Salons by the Shore, a series benefitting the Museum of Contemporary Art in Los Angeles, came to a close on consecutive Sundays with Urs Fischer's "Dialogue" and Richard Prince's "Art Talk." The former was at the home of Peter Morton, the latter at...
| Apr 4, 2010
The Arts Club in Chicago is a tony member's eatery favored by architects and artists, featuring a steel staircase designed by Mies van der Rohe and a permanent collection of works by Alexander Calder, Henry Moore and Pablo Picasso.
It was no...
| Mar 14, 2010
Canvases of various sizes crowded the walls and floor of Agustí Puig's studio. Arms folded across his chest, he stood in the middle of them. Behind him, his artwork exploded with color and bold lines. He seemed nervous in the unaccustomed role of model as...
| Jul 18, 2010
I came late to contemporary art. If a work wasn't by Rembrandt or Van Gogh, I wasn't interested. But I had friends who were, and gradually the questions asked by the artists of the last few decades hooked me. What is art? Who defines it? Should it be...
| Apr 8, 2011
| 6:27 PM
Temple Bat Yahm, 1011 Camelback St., Newport Beach, hosts its weekly Torah Study from 9 to 10:30 a.m., followed by the Saturday Shabbat Service at 10:40 a.m. Guests are welcome and childcare is available. For more information,...
| Apr 18, 2011
| 8:50 PM
The Corona del Mar Chamber of Commerce hosts a networking luncheon from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Newport Beach Yacht Club, 1099 Bayside Drive, Newport Beach. Cost is $25 for guests, $20 for chamber members. Please...
| Apr 19, 2011
| 8:21 PM
Corona del Mar Town Meeting
The Corona del Mar Business Improvement District and others will host a networking evening at the Sherman Library & Gardens, 2647 E. Coast Hwy. The event is from 5 to 7:30 p.m. No RSVP necessary. Admission is free....
| Apr 23, 2011
| 6:09 PM
Easter at Island Hotel
Island Hotel, 690 Newport Center Drive, Newport Beach, offers Easter breakfast from 7 to 11 a.m. at its Lounge for $32 and Easter brunch from 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at Palm Terrace for $68 per person. For reservations and...
| Dec 31, 2010
| 10:34 PM
Roy Neuberger, a co-founder of money manager Neuberger Berman who traded stocks until he was 101 and was a collector of such American artists as Jackson Pollock, Georgia O'Keeffe and Edward Hopper, has died. He was 107.
He died of natural causes Friday...