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Los Angeles County Museum of Art
5905 Wilshire Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90036
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4.2 / 5 Rated by 16 members
Review from Lynn Messer Greenwald
Red Velvet 53 events 18 reviews

Fast paced, chronologic tour of modern and contemporary art. Excellent, informative and fun

reviewed Feb 04 2011 report as inappropriate
Review from Erica
Red Velvet 42 events 5 reviews

Really interesting and informative tour even for my husband and I who love art, visit many museums, exhibitions and galleries each year. Ellen's style is very interactive and very approachable. No question is too simple or too complex. Go!!!

reviewed Dec 23 2011 report as inappropriate
Review from Paul Gelb
199 events 110 reviews

This is a wonderful introduction to modern art. The tour is only an hour long but givea good overall perspective of the origins of modern art and where contemporary art is headed currently.

reviewed Mar 13 2010 report as inappropriate
Review from John B.
341 events 87 reviews

Educational and interesting tour presented with personal style. Would reccomend to others.

reviewed May 18 2012 report as inappropriate
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Have you ever wondered how certain artists attain fame? Have you ever looked at a modern or contemporary painting and said to yourself, “I don’t get it!” You are not alone. Join a Quick Culture tour that will unravel this mystery. The Quick Culture guides will take you from Picasso to Pollock to Koons at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) and the Broad Contemporary Art Museum (BCAM). Through selected artwork, they will explain the varied inspirations behind modern art and give you their take on today’s contemporary art scene. You might still not get it—- but they will help you to understand why.

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