Kevin Ferguson Producer/ Reporter, Off-Ramp

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Kevin Ferguson produces and reports for KPCC's Off-Ramp.

Born in Long Beach, California, Kevin graduated with a Bachelor's of Arts in Spanish. Before joining KPCC, Kevin worked for Marketplace and the District Weekly, a Long Beach magazine. He's also covered music, art and news for OC Weekly, LA Record, Arthur Magazine, and Riviera.

Stories by Kevin Ferguson

OCMA Triennial: Yoshua Okón takes video violence head-on

In Latex, his two channel installation, the Mexico City born artist uses campy, but disturbing gore to bring attention to media sensationalism.

Where do old mattresses go when they die?

The life and death of a discarded mattress is an intense one, but the California State Legislature is considering a bill that might significantly change the landscape.

Dam Funk on 'Higher': New album with Slave's Steve Arrington

Pasadena born Damon Riddick's newest album is a collaboration with Steve Arrington, Slave's former drummer and vocalist, a departure from his solo material.

OCMA Triennial: Michael Lin's installations transform rooms

Michael Lin was raised in Los Angeles and lives now in Shanghai. For the Triennial, he focused on Asia and how it was once represented in Western art.

LA's best (and worst) ideas that never happened, on display now

At the Museum of Architecture and Design's 'Never Built: Los Angeles' exhibit, you now can see some of Los Angeles' most ambitious dead ideas in urban planning.

OCMA Triennial: Artist Hugo Crosthwaite merges high and low

Kevin Ferguson talks with Tijuana's Hugo Crostwaithe, whose installation of prints, paintings and posters makes up the better part of OCMA's front lobby.

Artist John Baldessari: Don't blame Deitch for MOCA's problems

"I don't think Jeffrey should be demonized. He did what he does. The real problem was the vision of the board."

OCMA Triennial: Painter John Bankston's coloring book aesthetics go deep

San Francisco artist John Bankston makes massive, novelistic paintings drawing from fantasy, autobiography, and coloring books.

OCMA Triennial: Artist Danial Nord brings the apocalypse to Orange County

Daniel Nord the Los Angeles video artist behind "No Exit," one of the noisiest installations at the Orange County Museum of Art's California Pacific Triennial.

Curator Dan Cameron on the new California-Pacific Triennial

The Orange County Museum of Art's California Pacific Triennial brings to Southern California 32 artists who live and work around the Pacific Ocean.

Elmer Long's Bottle Tree Ranch is a colorful forest in the desert

Off Route 66, just north of Victorville, there's a forest in the desert. The forest has hundreds of trees -- but they're all made from bottles.

Why Maria the Goose won't return to Echo Park Lake (photos, video)

This Saturday, June 15, Angelenos celebrate the return of lotus flowers, joggers, and picnickers to Echo Park Lake--but one famous, feathered resident won't be back.

Santa Cruz Island foxes back from the brink of extinction (Photos)

Conservation efforts have brought back the Santa Cruz Island fox from the brink of extinction from 100 in 2000 to more than 1,300 today.

Hillsides at 100: Inside one of LA's oldest homes for children

Off-Ramp producer Kevin Ferguson toured 100 year old Hillsides with Ted Lamb, who spent two years of his childhood living at the former religious home for children.

Inside the lab of an electron microscope photographer

David Scharf is one of the world's leading names in electron microscope photography: those giant, luminescent photos of tiny things like bugs, dust, and nerves.