Photoshop Contest: What Does LA's Newest Museum Really Look Like?

Illustration for article titled Photoshop Contest: What Does LAs Newest Museum iReally/i Look Like?

Locals have taken to calling it the Cheese Grater, but there’s so many more things that the new Broad Museum’s wacky facade evokes. A sponge. A giant Jambox. A celebrity whale. Now it’s your turn to tell us what you see.

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The fiberglass-reinforced concrete shell that encases Eli Broad’s art museum is made from over 2,500 panels, which create a honeycomb-like texture that might resemble the holes in a grater. But one problem with calling it the Cheese Grater is that there’s already a building in London nicknamed the Cheese Grater which actually looks far more like an actual cheese grater. Come on people, we can do better.

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Illustration for article titled Photoshop Contest: What Does LAs Newest Museum iReally/i Look Like?


Use this photo (or another of your choosing) to show us what The Broad looks like to you, and, as a bonus, propose your own nickname.

Also, to our tryptophobic readers, let us know: Do you see death and decay?

Deadline is Monday morning, 9am ET. The museum opens to the public tomorrow.

Photo by Benny Chan courtesy of The Broad; top image by the 1969 Dodge Charger Guy

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