Art Tavana is a former arts and culture columnist at Playboy, LA Weekly, and HelloGiggles. 

In 2017, Art won an LA Press Club award for his work at LA Weekly. He has been published in Vice, Spin, Billboard, Paste, Longform, Village Voice, The Hollywood Reporter, HuffPost, USA Today's Pop Candy, OC Weekly, The AV Club, MTV News, Consequence of Sound, and Pitchfork.


Art is writing his first novel and collection of short stories. He is the author of Goodbye, Guns N' Roses