Museum of Contemporary Art

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LA’s Priceless Things To Do This Week: September 1st-7th

Check out the Priceless Things To Do this week in LA, week of September 1st-7th.


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Best Attractions For Art Lovers In Los Angeles

In Los Angeles, and its environs, we have the greatest of opportunities to grasp what art means.


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Reports: MOCA Director Planning To Resign

The Los Angeles art world is buzzing with reports that the Museum of Contemporary Art’s director is resigning to return to his old job, running one of New York’s premier art galleries.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/23/2013


Enjoy Perusing The Collections At The Museum Of Contemporary Art

The Museum of Contemporary Art in Los Angeles is one of the biggest and best museums featuring only works since 1940. Spend a day browsing this beautiful museum for a world of modern art that you are sure to enjoy.


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MOCA Fires Chief Curator After 22 Years On The Job

The Museum of Contemporary Art has fired chief curator Paul Schimmel, a respected art world figure who was at odds with board members and director Jeffrey Deitch over the direction of the museum.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/29/2012

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MOCA Among 18 LA Museums To Offer Free Admission This Weekend

Los Angeles residents and visitors will have the opportunity this weekend to visit 18 local museums free of charge.


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Brooklyn Museum Cancels Graffiti Art Show Now Running In LA

Brooklyn Museum officials say they are canceling an upcoming exhibit of graffiti and street art because they can’t afford to mount the show.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/21/2011

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Graffiti Artist Sentenced To 6 Months In Jail

A graffiti artist whose work is displayed in the “Art in the Streets” exhibit at the Museum of Contemporary Art has been sentenced to six months in jail in Los Angeles for a probation violation.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/25/2011

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Vandals Target MOCA During Graffiti Art Exhibit

Police say there’s been an increase of graffiti and vandalism around a Los Angeles museum that has opened an exhibit on the work of taggers and street artists.