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Academy taps new museum director

Academy taps new museum director

Throughout his career, Kerry Brougher has sought to merge art and film in museum settings, and now, the former Park La Brea resident will have an opportunity to do so on a grand scale. Brougher became the new director of the Academy Museum of Motion Pictures on July 1. Bill Kramer replaced Heather Cochran, who [...] [...more]

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Kilroy looks to redevelop Academy site

Kilroy looks to redevelop Academy site

What was once the site of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Science’s Oscar Outdoors will become a 475,000-square foot mixed-use office campus, if the city approves the project proposal. In June, Kilroy Realty Corp. announced its plans for the site at De Longpre Avenue and Vine Street, which it purchased from the Academy [...] [...more]

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Academy Museum work could commence this year

Academy Museum work could commence this year

Although the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has yet to file its museum proposal with the city, the organization is looking to begin abatement, demolition and construction by the end of the year, according to a project update document. The update states that schematic design was finished in mid-2013, and design development is [...] [...more]

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Sphere to premiere at the Academy Museum

Sphere to premiere at the Academy Museum

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences is hoping to very literally increase its sphere of influence in the Miracle Mile with its proposed museum project at LACMA West. In an interview on Monday, project officials outlined the 290,000 square foot museum plan, which would construct a soaring spherical theatre at the property and [...] [...more]

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Dolby Theatre Debuts in Hollywood

Dolby Theatre Debuts in Hollywood

When Tom Sherak, the president of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, addressed the crowd from the soon-to-be unveiled Dolby Theatre on Monday, he said those present would always remember where they were on this day — because the Los Angeles Kings were going to win the Stanley Cup, and were leading the [...] [...more]

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Projects are Prelude to Professional Filming

Projects are Prelude to Professional Filming

The winners do not receive Oscars, but for the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and participating college students, the organization’s annual Student Academy Awards reaffirm the future. While students are provided a stepping-stone and additional resources to further their careers, the awards have also helped the Academy support young filmmakers who have gone [...] [...more]

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Curtain to Rise on ‘Oscars Outdoors’

Curtain to Rise on ‘Oscars Outdoors’

It may be reminiscent of a drive-in movie theatre, but patrons will likely need to exit their vehicles in order to enjoy the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences “Oscars Outdoors” screening series this summer. The series was announced on Monday, two days after Academy staff members gave the new, $2 million outdoor venue, [...] [...more]

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