a good painting to me has always been like a friend. it keeps me company, comforts, and inspires.
one of the first things i need to do when i move to a new city, is devour its museums. i’ve been to lacma before but now, as a card carrying member and a local, i get the chance to truly experience it. on friday, i explored the ahmanson building which houses the museum’s collection of modern art, german expressionism, and european art (along with art of the pacific, ancient world, and islam) and obviously, i was in heaven. these are some of my highlights:
and well, this is just my first visit–i have other buildings to explore–and my favorite thing about a good museum, is that it undoubtably gets better with each visit.