Broad Contemporary Art Museum


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Broad Contemporary Art Museum:

see under Los Angeles County Museum of ArtLos Angeles County Museum of Art,
Los Angeles, Calif. The original museum, the Los Angeles Museum of History, Science, and Art, opened in 1913. Among its important patrons was William Randolph Hearst, whose enormous collection, largely donated from 1945 to 1955, brought the
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Shortcomings and rumors aside, the Broad Contemporary Art Museum building and grounds is a serious bid by the city of Los Angeles to join, if not trump, New York and London as the world's center of contemporary art.
* The main entrance to the new Broad Contemporary Art Museum in Los Angeles is located on the third floor and leads into a naturally lit gallery of modern art by heavies like Jeff Koons (above), Roy Lichtenstein, and Cy Twombly as well as queer artists Andy Warhol, Robert Rauschenberg, and Jasper Johns.
These clearances will provide space for the Broad Contemporary Art Museum (BCAM) and a glass entrance pavilion.
Californian museums have never appeared so active: the refinanced MOCA, the proposed expansion of the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA) and the opening of the Broad Contemporary Art Museum (BCAM) at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA), combined with the region's existing historic institutions, make it one of the most important art centres in America.
The shallow glass vault then reappears in the Broad Contemporary Art Museum at lacma (2003-2008), but in the middle of the roof ensemble, beneath a series of sawtooth louvers.