Category: Press

The Broad to Present New Thematic Collection Installation Creature This Fall

Media Contact Alex Capriotti, 213-232-6236, acapriotti@thebroad.org The Broad to Present New Thematic Collection Installation Creature This Fall 50+ works by artists including Jean-Michel Basquiat, George Condo, Ellen Gallagher, Leon Golub, Damien Hirst, Jenny Holzer, Thomas Houseago, Takashi Murakami, Tony Oursler, Susan Rothenberg explore the human and the animal Image credits (clockwise): Leon Golub, White Squad… Read more »

The Broad Presents Polaris Prize Winning Artist Tanya Tagaq on Oct. 1 as Next Program in Feminist Performance Series

Media Contacts Jonathan Williger, 323-662-3865, jonathan@motormouthmedia.com Judy Miller Silverman, 323-662-3865, judy@motormouthmedia.com Alex Capriotti, 213-232-6236, acapriotti@thebroad.org The Broad Presents Polaris Prize Winning Artist Tanya Tagaq on Oct. 1 as Next Program in Feminist Performance Series Tanya Tagaq, photo by Nadya Kwandibens LOS ANGELES, Aug.9, 2016—The Broad announced today that renowned Canadian-born Inuit improvisational performer, composer, actor… Read more »

The Broad Collection Acquires 29 Artworks, Adds Six New Artists During The Broad Museum’s Inaugural Year

Media Contact Alex Capriotti, 213-232-6236, acapriotti@thebroad.org The Broad Collection Acquires 29 Artworks, Adds Six New Artists During The Broad Museum’s Inaugural Year Museum Deepens Holdings of Works by Los Angeles Artists and Artists of the “Pictures Generation” Image credits (clockwise): Ericka Beckman, You The Better, 1983/2015; Tauba Auerbach, Shadow Weave–Chiral Fret Wave, 2015; Oscar Murillo,… Read more »

IDEA Public Schools Named Top Public Charter School System in America as Winner of 2016 Broad Prize for Public Charter Schools

Media Contact Molly O’Brian, 703-863-8773, Molly@larsonpr.com IDEA Public Schools Named Top Public Charter School System in America as Winner of 2016 Broad Prize for Public Charter Schools $250,000 prize awarded to high-achieving charter school network serving disadvantaged students NASHVILLE, TENN., June 27, 2016—IDEA Public Schools is the winner of the 2016 Broad Prize for Public… Read more »

The Broad Presents Cindy Sherman: Imitation of Life

  Media Contacts Jenny Isakowitz, 646-589-0923, jisakowitz@fitzandco.com Alex Capriotti, 213-232-6236, acapriotti@thebroad.org The Broad Presents Cindy Sherman: Imitation of Life More than 120 works by the groundbreaking artist will be on view June 11 through Oct. 2 in The Broad’s first special exhibition; first Cindy Sherman show in L.A. in 19 years to debut new works… Read more »

IDEA, Success Academy, YES Prep Named Finalists for 2016 Broad Prize for Public Charter Schools

Media Contact: Swati Pandey, 310-954-5049, spandey@broadfoundation.org IDEA, Success Academy, YES Prep Named Finalists for 2016 Broad Prize for Public Charter Schools WASHINGTON, D.C. and LOS ANGELES, May 18, 2016—Success Academy in New York and IDEA Public Schools and YES Prep Public Schools in Texas have been named the finalists for the 2016 Broad Prize for… Read more »

The Broad Announces Summer Programming: Late-Night Music and Performance Happenings, Plus a Cindy Sherman-Related Film Series

  Media Contacts Judy Miller Silverman, 323-662-3865, judy@motormouthmedia.com Alex Capriotti, 213-232-6236, acapriotti@thebroad.org The Broad Announces Summer Programming: Late-Night Music and Performance Happenings, Plus a Cindy Sherman-Related Film Series Nonobject(ive): Summer Happenings line-up to include performances by Rostam Batmanglij, Perfume Genius, Sophie, the Haxan Cloak, Richard Hell, Julianna Barwick, Charles Atlas, Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith, Vessel, Narcissister, Cindytalk,… Read more »

The Broad Announces New Ticketing Schedule; Extended Hours on April 30 Added for End of Inaugural Installation

Media Contact Alex Capriotti, 213-232-6236, acapriotti@thebroad.org The Broad Announces New Ticketing Schedule; Extended Hours on April 30 Added for End of Inaugural Installation Advance tickets to Cindy Sherman: Imitation of Life special exhibition available beginning May 1 LOS ANGELES, April 26, 2016—Since The Broad opened last September, tickets to the museum have regularly booked up months… Read more »

TIME Magazine Names Eli Broad One of Most Influential People in World

Media Contact Karen Denne, 310-954-5049, kdenne@broadfoundatoin.org TIME Magazine Names Eli Broad One of Most Influential People in World LOS ANGELES, April 21, 2016—Eli Broad was named today to the 2016 TIME 100, the magazine’s annual list of the 100 most influential people in the world. Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg authored a tribute to Broad… Read more »

The Broad Achieves LEED Gold Certification, Recognized for Sustainable Design and Practices

Media Contact Alex Capriotti, 213-232-6236, acapriotti@thebroad.org The Broad Achieves LEED Gold Certification, Recognized for Sustainable Design and Practices LOS ANGELES, April 19, 2016—The U.S. Green Building Council has awarded The Broad a LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Gold certification for LEED New Construction, the museum announced today. The achievement recognizes The Broad’s energy-saving design features and… Read more »