Art Tavana (he/him/his) is a former arts and culture columnist at Playboy, L.A. Weekly, and HelloGiggles. 


In 2017, Art won an L.A. Press Club award for his work at L.A. Weekly. His byline has appeared in VICE, Spin, Billboard, Paste, Village Voice, O.C. Weekly, The A.V. Club, MTV News, Consequence of Sound, Pitchfork, etc. He's also been a guest on the Bret Easton Ellis Podcast. 


Art recently completed writing a cultural study on Guns N' Roses (ECW Press, 2021).