Art & Photos

Hedy Lamarr signs an autograph book at the El Capitan Theatre in Hollywood, 1940. Photo from The Autograph Book of L.A.: Improvements on the Page of the City.
HERALD EXAMINER
ART & PHOTOS

Starring Los Angeles as Itself

Three new books bridge the city’s cultural past and present.

ART & PHOTOS

Art and Photo Picks

Art and activism from California’s Native Americans and a celebration of the state’s iconic redwoods.

Richie Silverman, extreme tanner, West Hollywood, California, January 1979. The photograph is from Roger Steffens’s The Family Acid: California, which looks back at the Golden State from 1968 to 2015.
ROGER STEFFENS
ART & PHOTOS

Roger Steffens’s Nonstop Set of Visual Stimulations

The Family Acid: California bears witness to a long, strange trip.