Five fall art exhibitions to see in Los Angeles

From the Renaissance to the modern day, here are our top five picks for LA museum shows this fall.



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Fall in Los Angeles signals a change in the city (bye for now, tourists) and an influx of new art exhibitions that show what LA culture is really made of. Seek refuge from the hottest days of September and October—or from what-should-we-do boredom when family comes to call—in a cool museum gallery surrounded by incredible art. From Pasadena to the beach and everywhere in between, there's a lot to see at LA museums this season. We offer our five picks for must-see art exhibitions this fall.

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