Who better to recommend books than those who've penned some of our favorites? We asked Alta contributors and writers to share their favorite reads of 2019.
The peril—and promise—of too many movies, sports events, and television programs to watch.
With a Michelin star to his name, Perry Hoffman finds that home is where the family is.
Still working into her 90s, the groundbreaking Los Angeles assemblage artist Betye Saar puts it all together at LACMA.
The iconic film’s futuristic vision of life in 2019 is already in the past.
Modesto Medina practices the centuries-old art of hand-braiding beautiful and durable horse tack.
Frank Gehry is working to revitalize a three-mile stretch of the Los Angeles River’s concrete channel into scenic parkland. It could be the architect’s most ambitious—and riskiest—project ever.
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