Office of Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti

STATEMENT: Mayor Garcetti on David Geffen’s gift to LACMA

“Los Angeles is a world capital of arts and culture — a place where people everywhere can find inspiration in the power of creative expression. David Geffen’s monumental gift to LACMA will live as an example of how philanthropy can transform institutions and touch people across generations. Angelenos and visitors from around the world will be moved by this incredible generosity and commitment to sharing and appreciating art in the 21st century.” — Mayor Eric Garcetti