BESIDE THE EDGE OF THE WORLD: A FRESH LOOK AT UTOPIA

What with 2020 at our doorstep, an exhibit sub-themed “A Fresh Look at Utopia” seems apropos. Through February 24, 2020 at the Huntington Library and Gardens, “Beside the Edge of the World” features new work by five individuals–writers Robin Coste Lewis and Dana Johnson, and artists Rosten Woo, Nina Katchadourian, and Beatriz Santiago Muñoz. Each […]

MAKING WAVES: THE ART OF CINEMATIC SOUND

Bernie Krause

Here’s this week’s arts and culture column: Midge Costin’s documentary “Making Waves: The Art of Cinematic Sound” is a fascinating and instructive peek into a world hitherto unknown to most of us. The film traces the history of sound in film, examines the ways directors and sound designers work together, and features the latest discoveries […]