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Peter Matthiessen attends the premiere of "The Constant Gardener" in 2005. (credit: Getty Images Entertainment)

Celebrated Author, Noted Environmentalist Peter Matthiessen Dies At 86

Few authors could claim such a wide range of achievements.

04/05/2014

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Celebrity Makeup Artist Candace Corey Shares Tips, Trends For Spring

Celebrity makeup artist Candace Corey visited KCAL9 Friday to discuss the importance of cleaning your makeup tools and products this spring, as well to share some of the latest trends!

04/04/2014

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Creative 6-Year-Old Raises Funds To Help The Homeless

At just 6 years old, Augie Schlanger from Pasadena is raising money to help the homeless.

12/20/2013

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Artist Tom Everhart Discusses Latest Exhibition In Laguna Beach

Artist Tom Everhart, world-renowned for his paintings of Snoopy, Charlie Brown and other Peanuts characters, stopped by KCAL9 Wednesday to present his latest exhibition titled “Everhart: Works from 2001-2013”.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/04/2013

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CSUN Exhibit Showcases Prolific Artist Behind Some Of Pop Culture’s Most Iconic Images

An exhibit at Cal State Northridge showcases the work of the man behind some of pop culture’s most iconic images.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/16/2013

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True Account Of World War II Told Through Eyes Of Writer, Civil Rights Activist As A Child

Marione Ingram, writer, artist and civil rights activist stopped by KCAL9 Thursday to discuss her new book “The Hands of War: A Tale of Endurance and Hope, from a Survivor of the Holocaust”.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/23/2013

Songwriter Hal David poses for photographers after being honored by the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce with his star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on October 14, 2011 in Southern California. The Academy-Award winning lyricist, who celebrated his 90th birthday earlier this year, wrote hit songs such as "Raindrops Keep Falling on my Head," "This Guy's in Love With You," "I'll Never Fall in Love Again," and "What The World Needs Now is Love." He was Chairman Emeritus of the Songwriters Hall of Fame. He died in September at 91. (credit: FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images)

Legendary Songwriter Hal David Dies At 91

Hal David, who along with partner Burt Bacharach penned dozens of timeless songs for movies, television and a variety of recording artists in the 1960s and beyond, has died. He was 91.

CBS Los Angeles–09/01/2012

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Artist Arrested For Vandalizing Torrance ‘Chick-fil-A’

A local street artist has been arrested after he claimed responsibility for a “Tastes Like Hate” message painted on the side of a Chick-fil-A restaurant in Torrance.

08/09/2012

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‘Levitated Mass’ Exhibit At LACMA Draws Crowds

The “Levitated Mass” exhibit featuring a 340-ton granite boulder drew throngs of people to the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) when it opened to the public Sunday.

06/24/2012

Famous artist LeRoy Neiman loved painting athletes. (credit: Chris Trotman/Getty Images Sport)

Famed Painter LeRoy Neiman Dies At 91

Famed painter LeRoy Neiman — known for vivid canvasses often depicting sports stars and musicians — has died.

06/20/2012

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340-Ton Boulder To Begin 105-Mile Journey To LACMA

At 340 tons, it’s one of the largest boulders to be moved since ancient times.

02/25/2012

This January 17, 2009 file photo shows artist Shepard Fairey unveiling his portrait of then US president-elect Barack Obama.  (credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

LA Street Artist Behind Obama ‘Hope’ Poster Pleads Guilty To Contempt Charge

The iconic image that made graphic designer Shephard Fairey a millionaire could ultimately land him in federal prison.

CBS Los Angeles–02/24/2012

A memorial to the victims of 9/11 stands proudly in Signal Hill. (credit: patrickvogel.com)

Signal Hill Artist Creates Metal Sculpture To Honor 9/11 Victims

Local artist and sculptor Patrick Vogel couldn’t forget 9/11.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/10/2011

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Chicano Art Icon Gilbert ‘Magu’ Lujan Dies At 70

Gilbert “Magu” Lujan, one of the icons of the Chicano Art Movement, died in Arcadia Tuesday at the age of 70.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/26/2011

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Renowned Malibu Artist Charged With Child Molestation, Possessing Child Porn

Artist Paul Rusconi has been accused of child molestation and possessing child pornography, sheriff’s officials said.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/19/2011

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