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, et al.

Art recently completed writing his first book, Goodbye, Guns N’ Roses (ECW Press, April 2021). He's currently writing his debut YA novel.