Pacific Standard Time

International roaming for Project Fi and T-Mobile US had nearly day-long outage

Project Fi users around the world have reported on Reddit that they are being disconnected from roaming networks after 30-60 seconds of activity, …

Android News

Peru struck by 7.1-magnitude earthquake

The government of Peru says at least two people are dead and 65 are injured after a large seismic event occurred close to the country's southern …

U.S. Geological Survey

'Plunder Me, Baby': One artist's wild, defiant stand against the oppression of indigenous people

As satire, Kukuli Velarde's work is both outraged and deliciously outrageous. The Peruvian-born, Philadelphia-based artist co-opts the forms of pre-Columbian ceramics to issue a postcolonial manifesto about identity and integrity. "Plunder Me, Baby," her show at the American Museum of Ceramic Art …

Indigenous Peoples

Do You Need To Register For The 2018 Women's March? Here's Why You Might Want To Regardless

The year 2017 kicked off with millions of people of all identities gathering in solidarity across the far reaches of the globe to vow that women's …

What to See at Pacific Standard Time, the Art Show Taking Over L.A.

The multifaceted exhibition of Latino art includes dance performances, free exhibitions, and a motorcycle stunt show.<p>Los Angeles is filled with artists to discover right now. One of them: Martín Ramírez, an outsider artist who immigrated to California from Mexico in the early 20th century and whose …

Museums

Prominent art festival immerses itself and derives themes from L.A.'s Latino neighborhoods

LOS ANGELES, Calif. — Most prominent art exhibits are only accessible to those who attend galleries and museums, but a high-profile festival is taking live art straight into L.A.'s Hispanic neighborhoods with immersive pieces that touch on political movements, language and migration.<p>Pacific …

Los Angeles

Terra Foundation re-emerges with Art Design Chicago event

As the millennium turned in Chicago, the Terra Museum of American Art was on many people’s lists of favorite little places, an oasis of culture on crass North Michigan Avenue roughly in the space the Harley-Davidson store now occupies.<p>But that compact gem, home to an inspiring permanent collection …

Museums

The Best Art Exhibitions and Installations Coming to California This Year

Art is amazing for so many reasons: It can take shape in truly different and mind-blowing forms; it can offer us new perspectives we wouldn’t have thought about; and it can move us in many ways. Whether we’re feeling all the feelings, indulging our senses, or snapping pics of work we want to …

Museums

Essential Arts & Culture: Inside the Bonaventure, along the border and a Pacific Standard Time proposal

Happy New Year! I’m Carolina A. Miranda, staff writer for the Los Angeles Times, with the first arts newsletter of the year. And this week, we’ve got it all: political art, the border wall and a giant tongue. Herewith, the most scintillating cultural stories of the week:<p><b>POLITICAL ART THAT IS</b> …

Museums

Here Are the 11 Best Things to Do in L.A. in January - Los Angeles Magazine

Your guide to the month’s can’t-miss events<p><i>January 11-21</i><p>A post shared by REDCAT (@calartsredcat) on Dec 15, 2017 at 5:28pm PST<p>The Getty’s initiative …

Los Angeles

Fired Publican Chef Cosmo Goss Leaves His Own Restaurant Before it Opens

More than two months after One Off Hospitality Group fired Publican restaurants executive chef <b>Cosmo Goss</b>, Goss and the company announced that he is no longer involved with <b>Pacific Standard Time</b>, the much-anticipated restaurant scheduled to open this spring in River North. One Off fired Goss and …

Restaurants

2018 Anaheim One Supercross | Event Schedule

The 2018 Monster Energy Supercross Series kicks off this weekend with the 2018 Anaheim One Supercross, the opening round of the seventeen-race …

Motocross

Who Will Be Making News in Ophthalmology in January?

pSivida Set to File 3-year Durasert NDA<p>pSivida Corp. this month expects to file a New Drug Application with the Food and Drug Administration for its …

Ophthalmology

What's next for the Getty's Pacific Standard Time? This critic has an idea

In many major cities, art life marks time with annual commercial art fairs or contemporary biennials. These events have their pros and cons. L.A. is unique, however, thanks to the acumen and generosity of the Getty Foundation.<p>In six short years, Pacific Standard Time, the Getty-sponsored initiative …

Museums

After 15 years, a forest, a pig and a giant tongue, Echo Park alternative arts space Machine Project is closing its doors

The opening was short and sweet.<p>In fact, the 2003 debut piece by Kelly Sears at Machine Project, the artist-run space in Echo Park, took all of 10 minutes.<p>“It was her and this guy, Ian, and they had this 10-minute metal show,” says founder Mark Allen of Sears’ “Sexy Midi.” “They had videos, these …

The Arts

Coachella Releases Full 2018 Lineup - Noiseporn

Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival, set in Indio, California has finally released its lineup in its entirety. Coachella’s lineup for its 19th …

Electronic Music

The Year in Art: 2017

If there was one word that best encapsulated the year in art, it would be “group.” Individualism isn’t something that is exclusive to the San Diego …

San Diego

The Year in Books—A Few Favorites Fit for Perusal

A book, artful in its way.<p>COURTESY CREATIVE COMMONS<p>Books abound, and many good ones at that. Here are some favorites from 2017, as selected by the …

Paula Scher

Looking for 'home': Two intriguing Houston art exhibits rethink its meaning

HOUSTON — Home, sweet home. Where the heart is. No place like home.<p>Those are easy sentiments for those of us living in reasonable comfort and safety. …

The Arts

Bitcoin prices continue to fall

Bitcoin, the biggest cryptocurrency, extended its decline over the long holiday weekend, failing to reverse a sell-off that began after an unprecedented rally that brought the digital currency’s price to nearly $20,000.<p>The drop brings more end-of-year weakness to a market that last week had its …

Cryptocurrency

Visual art: 5 gifts we're thankful for this year

It was a roller-coaster ride for the visual art community in 2017. There were highs: several local institutions participated in the regional …

Museums

First Impressions of Turkish Airlines 777-300ER Business Class - Live and Let's Fly

You already know what happened after the flight…but here are my first impressions of the flight itself, a 13-hour journey from Los Angeles to …

Airlines

Pacific Standard Time turns to one overlooked group in Latin America: Asian immigrants

History makes a rich reference point for art that explores the melting pot of cultures, and Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA exhibitions at three museums make that case in spades by focusing on unexpected cultural connections: Asians in the Caribbean and Latin America.<p>One exhibition, “Circles and …

Museums

Astrologers on 2018: Dollar drops, robots and sex rise, Bitcoin swings, etc.

Astrologer Resti Santiago (right) being interviewed by Star Santos on her radio program. CONTRIBUTED<p>SAN FRANCISCO — Astrologer Resti Santiago divines …

Philippines

Super Blue Moon eclipse on January 31

The Blue Moon – second of two full moons in one calendar month – will pass through the Earth’s shadow on January 31, 2018, to give us a total lunar …

Moon

Amtrak Train Derails In Washington State, & Here’s What We Know So Far

On Monday, CNN reported that an Amtrak train derailed in Washington state. One of the train's cars is currently dangling over an interstate overpass …

Jay Inslee

Emigdio Vásquez painted Orange County with murals — here’s how to find them

<i>El Proletariado de Aztlán (The Proletariat of Aztlán, 1979) depicts protagonists of the social and cultural movements afoot during Emigdio Vásquez's</i> …

Orange County

Are You a California Driver Needing SR-22 Proof of Financial Responsibility?

Anchor General Insurance Company is a California insurance company based in San Diego specializing in the niche market of non-standard auto …

Insurance

Delta SkyMiles Award Sale December 2017: As Low as 98,000 SkyMiles Round Trip To or From Europe in Business Class

Redeem as few as 98,000 SkyMiles for round-trip flights on Delta Air Lines — plus taxes and fees — for travel in the Delta One business class cabin …

Airlines

Call for Microsoft Airband Grant Fund applications to overcome barriers to affordable internet access - Microsoft on the Issues

Internet connectivity is an increasingly critical part of accessing a better education, jobs and health care, and in participating in the 21st …

Internet Access