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LOS ANGELES ART Calendar
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01/17/2017
ALOUD HIDING IN PLAIN SIGHT: THE PURSUIT OF WAR CRIMINALS FROM NUREMBERG TO THE WAR ON TERROR

630 W. 5th Street Los Angeles, CA 90071 (213) 228-7000 - - Based on years of research and in-depth interviews with prosecutors, investigators, and diplomats—authors Alexa Koenig, Victor Peskin and Eric Stover examine the global effort to capture the world’ ....

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01/19/2017
TIME SPENT FALLING...A CONVERSATION WITH NICK HOLMES

5522 West Pico Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90019 775-843-4532 - $27.50 - $55.00 - Enjoy an inspirational evening with actor, photographer, and poet Nick Holmes, of Gilmore Girls fame, presented by Red Line Design. Nick will lead an intimate discussion of his creative process and j ....

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01/19/2017
ALOUD SHAKESPEARE NOW: RACE, JUSTICE AND THE AMERICAN DREAM

630 W. 5th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90071 (213) 228-7000 - - Peter Sellars, the renowned avant-garde theater director, and Ayanna Thompson, a prominent Shakespeare scholar, will discuss the ways Shakespeare remains relevant in our contemporary American world. ....

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01/20/2017
AMERICAN CIVICS OPENING RECEPTION

1331 W Sunset Blvd. 213-213-0078 - FREE - Subliminal Projects is pleased to bring American Civics to Los Angeles, featuring the first-ever collaboration between Shepard Fairey and the estate of legendary photographer Jim Marshall, as well as ....

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01/13/2017 to 01/22/2017
“LETTERS TO ANDY WARHOL” EXHIBIT

668 N. La Peer Dr., West Hollywood, CA 90069 - FREE - Cadillac and The Andy Warhol Museum present a new global traveling exhibition titled “Letters to Andy Warhol.” The collaborative project between the brand and the cultural institution celebrates Wa ....

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01/21/2017 to 01/22/2017
THE 2017 CLASSIC PHOTOGRAPHS LOS ANGELES

7601 W. Sunset Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90046 - General Admission: $10 / Student $5 - The 2017 Classic Photographs Los Angeles will be held in the Bonhams showroom in West Hollywood on Saturday and Sunday, January 21-22, 2017. DATES: Saturday, JANUARY 21 & Sunday, JANUARY 22, 2017
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01/24/2017
ALOUD FROM NOTHING TO SOMETHING: A PATH OUT OF POVERTY

630 W. 5th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90071 (213) 228-7000 - - In what author C. Nicole Mason calls an “insider’s story, ” Born Bright follows the journey of her own childhood in Los Angeles—an improbable path from episodic homelessness, hunger, and living i ....

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01/06/2017 to 01/25/2017
OCEANS/BEACH

2525 Michigan Ave., G#8, Santa Monica, 90404 714-369-9869 - 0 - PRESS RELEASE – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
ARTS CALENDAR LISTINGS
Date: Jan. 03, 2017
Contact Name: Brittany Davis
Contact Phone Number: (714) 369-9869
ORGANIZATION: Beyond the Lines Gallery
EXHIBITION: ....


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01/26/2017
ALOUD EVOLUTION AND THE YOUNG MIND: CREATIVITY AND LEARNING

630 W. 5th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90071 (213) 228-7000 - - Young children often seem especially creative and imaginative. But can we prove that scientifically? And what is it about children’s minds and brains that makes them so imaginative? Alison Gopnik, p ....

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01/27/2017
MORE ART HERE | SANTA MONICA ART STUDIOS

3026 Airport Avenue, Santa Monica, CA 90405 - Free - Santa Monica Art Studios, located at 3026 Airport Avenue, Santa Monica, CA, will hold a casual Open Studios called MORE ART HERE, Friday, January 27 - Sunday, January 29th from 12 - 6 PM. Over 24 a ....

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DETAILS 01/05/2017 to 01/27/2017
STORYTELLERS

577 S. Coast Highway A-1 Laguna Beach, CA 92651 949-667-1803 - - Please join us Thursday January 5 from 6:30pm to 9:30pm for Las Laguna Galleries exhibition titled: storytellers
Exhibition Runs January 5 to January 27, 2017 Since the beginning of time, man has use ....


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01/28/2017 to 01/29/2017
"STAY PECULIAR" TIM BURTON FAN ART & TRIBUTE SHOW

913 Highland Ave. Los Angeles 90038 - free - JOY FACTORY GALLERY/CINEMA ANNOUNCES “STAY PECULIAR“ THE TIM BURTON FAN ART & TRIBUTE SHOW JANUARY 28-29, 2017 913 HIGHLAND 913 Highland Ave. LA , CA 90038 Joy Factory Gallery / Cinema celebrates ....

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11/01/2016 to 01/29/2017
TIME AFTER TIME CAPSULE

100 N Central Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90012 - FREE - Time After Time Capsule November 1, 2016 - January 29, 2017 (Special display at Japanese American National Museum) Time After Time Capsule was created by Sebastian Masuda, a Japanese artist and a fou ....

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02/02/2017
LANDSCAPES

577 S. Coast Highway A-1 Laguna Beach, CA 92651 949-667-1803 - FREE - Please join us Thursday February 2 from 6:30pm to 9:30pm for Las Laguna Galleries exhibition titled: Landscapes
Exhibition Runs February 2 to 25, 2017 This exhibition explores outdoor scenery, geogra ....


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02/02/2017
ALOUD 3 WRITERS ON FEAR AND LOATHING

630 W. 5th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90071 (213) 228-7000 - - Writers and artists routinely reckon with anxiety and loathing as part of their creative process. Author and comedian Sara Benincasa, writer and illustrator MariNaomi, and novelist Shanthi Sekaran, i ....

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02/03/2017
KATHI FLOOD - SOLO SHOW RECEPTION

1100 West Clark Ave 818 238-5397 - free - Go-Stay-Go describes how our identities are shaped by living in Los Angeles. The title refers to the myriad decisions we must make in order to function well in this dense, intense city. We shape our ....

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02/03/2017 to 02/05/2017
2017 LOS ANGELES FINE PRINT FAIR

7601 W. Sunset Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90046 - Free - The 2017 Los Angeles Fine Print Fair (LAPF) will be held in the Bonhams showroom in West Hollywood on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, Feb. 3-5, 2017. Hours are: Friday: 6 pm - 8:30 pm (Opening Night Pre ....

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02/06/2017
ALOUD WITNESS TO THE REVOLUTION: DRAFT RESISTANCE IN 60’S LOS ANGELES

630 W. 5th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90071 - - In her riveting oral history of the end of the 60s, Witness to the Revolution, Clara Bingham unveils anew that tumultuous time when America careened to the brink of a civil war at home, as it fought ....

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02/14/2017
ALOUD THE SELLOUT: A NOVEL

630 W. 5th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90071 - - Dickens, an “agrarian ghetto,” is the fictional Los Angeles hood at the center of Paul Beatty’s scathingly satirical novel, The Sellout. It’s a book that, as poet Kevin Young writes in his percep ....

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02/16/2017
ALOUD SHAKESPEARE IN TODAY’S AMERICA

630 W. 5th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90071 - - Who gets to see Shakespeare and act in his plays? Celebrating the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare’s extraordinary legacy, Lisa Wolpe and James Shapiro will explore the defining guidelines of perfor ....

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02/21/2017
ALOUD THIS CLOSE TO HAPPY: A RECKONING WITH DEPRESSION

630 W. 5th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90071 - - Taking from essays on depression she has written for The New Yorker and The New York Times Magazine, Daphne Merkin’s new memoir This Close to Happy is the rare, vividly personal account of what it f ....

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02/23/2017
ALOUD ECCENTRIC EMBODIMENT: TALES AND TRUTHS

630 W. 5th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90071 - - The eccentric fictional worlds of authors Valeria Luiselli and Guadalupe Nettel come alive on the ALOUD stage as these two leading voices in contemporary Mexican literature meet to share recent work. ....

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01/21/2017 to 02/25/2017
KAL MANSUR: NEW CONSTRUCTS

2716 S La Cienega Blvd Los Angeles, 90034 310.838.3685 - Free - Exhibition will feature new constructs by Kal Mansur with an opening reception on January 21th from 5-8 pm. Mansur is a visual artist specializing in acrylic/plexiglas construction. Hiswork emulates ....

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01/21/2017 to 02/25/2017
WES HEMPEL: OPTIMISM

2716 S. La Cienega Blvd. 3108383685 - Free - Exhibition of new oil paintings by Wes Hempel with an opening reception on January 21th from 5-8 pm. From the artist, "These paintings continue my ongoing symbolic exploration of contemporary males a ....

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02/27/2017
ALOUD AN EVENING WITH GEORGE SAUNDERS

630 W. 5th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90071 2132287000 - $35.00 to $55.00 - In his long-awaited first novel, American master George Saunders delivers his most original, transcendent, and moving work yet. Lincoln in the Bardo places the reader in a Georgetown cemetery on a ra ....

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01/14/2017 to 03/07/2017
MIXOGRAFIA ANNOUNCES OPENING AND ARTIST TALK OF JACOB HASHIMOTO: ANOTHER CAUTIONARY TALE COMES TO MIND (BUT IMMEDIATELY VANISHES)

1419 EAST ADAMS BOULEVARD LOS ANGELES, CA 90011 323-232-1158 - Free - Mixografia is pleased to announce the release of new editions, produced in collaboration with New York-based artist Jacob Hashimoto . Another Cautionary Tale Comes to Mind (but immediately vanishes) ....

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01/21/2017 to 03/19/2017
PSYCHOPOMP

1 LMU Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90045 310-338-2880 - free - The Laband Art Gallery is pleased to present Psychopomp, an exhibition comprised of works by contemporary artists that runs Jan. 21 through March 19. Psychopomp, a term that dates back to ancient Gre ....

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02/18/2017 to 04/02/2017
JACQUES FLECHEMULLER

945 Chung King Road Chinatown, Los Angeles CA 90012 213-625-0935 - 0 - The Good Luck Gallery is proud to present: Jacques Flechemuller
February 18 – April 2, 2017
Reception: February 18, 7-10pm Not many art works are capable of provoking laughter, but the ribald, irrev ....


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01/14/2017 to 04/07/2017
VENICE ARTS FREE YOUTH MEDIA WORKSHOPS - SPRING 2017

1702 Lincoln Blvd, Venice, CA 90291 3103920846 - Free - Since 1993, Venice Arts has reached thousands of youth through our award-winning Art Mentoring Program Free to low-income families, more than 400 youth participate each year at our center in Venice o ....

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