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May 4, 1993 | ZAN DUBIN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Arts supporters here are up in arms over a cost-cutting recommendation to eliminate Henry Korn's job as city cultural affairs manager. Korn's is one of five full-time city positions (and three management level posts) in a variety of departments that City Manager Paul O. Brady Jr. has recommended for elimination in order to balance the 1993-94 budget.
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July 8, 1993 | ZAN DUBIN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Henry Korn, cultural affairs manager for the city of Irvine, has resigned to become executive director of an arts complex in Long Island, N.Y. He will assume the new position in early September.
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May 17, 1990 | RICK VANDERKNYFF, TIMES STAFF WRITER
So why would an arts administrator leave Santa Monica, with one of the most active and diverse cultural scenes in Southern California, for the antiseptic environs of Irvine? For the challenge, of course, answers Henry Korn, now in his second week as Irvine's cultural affairs manager. In the face of Irvine-esque "sameness of people's every day experience," the arts can "invest a community with a sense of identity," Korn said.
ENTERTAINMENT
May 4, 1993 | ZAN DUBIN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Arts supporters here are up in arms over a cost-cutting recommendation to eliminate Henry Korn's job as city cultural affairs manager. Korn's is one of five full-time city positions (and three management level posts) in a variety of departments that City Manager Paul O. Brady Jr. has recommended for elimination in order to balance the 1993-94 budget.
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June 25, 1989
A model of a 26-foot-tall mushroom-shaped cloud, done in copper, that Times editorial cartoonist Paul Conrad wants to donate to Santa Monica will probably go on display in the lobby of City Hall in July, a city official said Thursday. The model is about three feet tall. Public opinion will be solicited, and as soon as August the Santa Monica City Council may decide on whether to accept the proposed gift, said Henry Korn, city arts administrator. City staffers suggested placing the statue on a lawn outside a gymnasium on Olympic Boulevard, but the city's Recreation and Parks Commission recommended in May that it go on the front lawn of City Hall.
ENTERTAINMENT
April 10, 1990 | RICK VANDERKNYFF, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Henry Korn, Santa Monica's arts administrator for the past five years, will come to Irvine on May 7 to take charge of the city's newly formed Cultural Affairs Division. In his new job, Korn will oversee the Irvine Fine Arts Center and the city's public arts program and will work with the city's Cultural Affairs Commission (formed in January) to create a cultural plan for the community.
NEWS
May 21, 1987
"Skypoem," an aerial work by performance artist and poet David Antin, will be visible over Santa Monica Bay at 2 p.m. Saturday as part of a series of public art events sponsored by the Santa Monica Arts Commission. The 18-minute spectacle featuring five skywriting airplanes will be funded by the California Arts Council, the National Endowment for the Arts and the city of Santa Monica.
ENTERTAINMENT
July 8, 1993 | ZAN DUBIN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Henry Korn, cultural affairs manager for the city of Irvine, has resigned to become executive director of an arts complex in Long Island, N.Y. He will assume the new position in early September.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
April 24, 1990 | PATRICIA WARD BIEDERMAN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
When art librarian Annette Masling was in Southern California recently, her must-see list included a light-industrial mall in the 900 block of Colorado Avenue in Santa Monica. She didn't go there to have her car repaired, despite the plethora of body shops in the area. Masling, who directs the library at the Albright-Knox Art Gallery in Buffalo, N.Y.
ENTERTAINMENT
May 17, 1990 | RICK VANDERKNYFF, TIMES STAFF WRITER
So why would an arts administrator leave Santa Monica, with one of the most active and diverse cultural scenes in Southern California, for the antiseptic environs of Irvine? For the challenge, of course, answers Henry Korn, now in his second week as Irvine's cultural affairs manager. In the face of Irvine-esque "sameness of people's every day experience," the arts can "invest a community with a sense of identity," Korn said.
ENTERTAINMENT
April 10, 1990 | RICK VANDERKNYFF, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Henry Korn, Santa Monica's arts administrator for the past five years, will come to Irvine on May 7 to take charge of the city's newly formed Cultural Affairs Division. In his new job, Korn will oversee the Irvine Fine Arts Center and the city's public arts program and will work with the city's Cultural Affairs Commission (formed in January) to create a cultural plan for the community.
NEWS
June 25, 1989
A model of a 26-foot-tall mushroom-shaped cloud, done in copper, that Times editorial cartoonist Paul Conrad wants to donate to Santa Monica will probably go on display in the lobby of City Hall in July, a city official said Thursday. The model is about three feet tall. Public opinion will be solicited, and as soon as August the Santa Monica City Council may decide on whether to accept the proposed gift, said Henry Korn, city arts administrator. City staffers suggested placing the statue on a lawn outside a gymnasium on Olympic Boulevard, but the city's Recreation and Parks Commission recommended in May that it go on the front lawn of City Hall.
NEWS
May 21, 1987
"Skypoem," an aerial work by performance artist and poet David Antin, will be visible over Santa Monica Bay at 2 p.m. Saturday as part of a series of public art events sponsored by the Santa Monica Arts Commission. The 18-minute spectacle featuring five skywriting airplanes will be funded by the California Arts Council, the National Endowment for the Arts and the city of Santa Monica.
NEWS
August 30, 1990
Maria Luisa de Herrera, director of visual art for both the city and county of Santa Barbara, has been hired as Santa Monica's cultural arts administrator. Barbara Franklin-Moran, the city's director of cultural and recreational services, said De Herrera was selected from among 100 candidates. De Herrera starts her new position on Sept. 4, and will be paid between $46,000 and $57,000 annually.
NEWS
July 23, 1987
"Boundary Waters," a 45-minute outdoor dance performance by Mary Jane Eisenberg and her dance troupe, Shale, will be presented at 3 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, as part of Santa Monica's summer arts festival. The performance will start at Lifeguard Station 26, Ocean Park Boulevard and Barnard Way, and will proceed north on Santa Monica Beach to Station 24. The three-act performance features five dancers, five members of a Bruce Fowler's "Enormous Bones" trombone band and six performers.
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