Friday Finds

Friday Finds, news from the week…

In honor of his 539th birthday, Blouin ArtInfo tells us about Michelangelo, the first celebrity artist.

Christopher Knight debunks the myth of “Mural”‘s 9-hour creation and also notes that Getty hung Jackson Pollock’s recently-restored painting incorrectly in this Los Angeles Times article.

As always, I’m loving what NolaVie has to say, this time in defense of kale after the debacle incited by actress Tara Elders’ quote from the New York Times article: “New Orleans is not cosmopolitan. There is no kale here.”

SNL is one of my favorite shows, and last Saturday’s episode with host Lena Dunham did not disappoint. LA Times reviews some of the memorable moments.

Get your emergency preparedness kits together and watch out for the Cascadia Fault.

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