Band by Richard Serra

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“Band” is a torqued ellipse sculpture of steel created by Richard Serra, considered to be his magnum opus. On display at the Broad Contemporary Art Museum at LACMA.

Barneys, Fabulous Department Store for Movie Stars, Dies at 97 — Variety

A few years ago, I found myself at the Barneys department store in Beverly Hills on Dec. 24, wandering around on the men’s floor. It was almost closing time, and there was something depressing about being at Barneys at dusk on the night before Christmas. The store was empty, almost ghost-like, except for another shopper…

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Modernism: 1948 Gillman residence

1948 Gillman House

The 1948 Herbert Burns-designed Gillman residence in the Little Tuscany neighborhood of Palm Springs was literally brought back from almost certain demolition by Thomboy Properties and their team. What a treat to spend time this week exploring and enjoying this stunning desert home!