Frances Scholz: Amboy, at Tif Sigfrids, Hollywood. The German artist presents a ‘horror’ film initially intended o explore science fiction writer A.E. van Vog’s widow, Lydia, that ‘veers off & becomes entangled in another investigation: a movie about an artist: Amboy.’ Facebook Event
opening reception 4-6pm
thru Dec 20
Carmen Argote: My Father’s Side of Home, at Human Resources, Chinatown. An installation by the artist explores one process of her experience inhabiting Mansion Magnolia, a neoclassical style mansion built in the early 1900’s that belongs to her family in Guadalajara, Mexico. As part of the public program My Home Electrical, curated by Lorena Peña Brito.
opening reception 7-10pm
thru Nov 22
∆ PRISM PIPE ∆ live visual music: Refractor, at pehrspace, Echo Park.
11th ed. of the monthly series, curated by The Current Sea x Screaming Claws. Looping GIFs x videos uncover the theme ‘spectrum,’ with visuals by Brad Conlin, Michael Nowaczyk, Samantha Monarch, Sarah Zucker, William Edward Krauland, Matthew Dombrowski, Tyson Parks, Shannon Novak, Jessica Langley, Ann Marie Miller, Aaron Bowles, & The Current Sea. Film live score by posdn_, greyghost & Joe Newlin.
Bathymetry, at Del Vaz Projects, Westside.
Inaugural exhibition in the artist’s apartment gone gallery with sculptural works by Spencer Ashby, Liz Craft, Carson Fisk-Vittori, Natalie Jones, Daniel Keller, Benjamin Phelan, Spencer Longo, and Max Hooper Schneider.
open by appt | contact
thru Nov 22
Sayre Gomez: I’m Different, at François Ghebaly, DTLA.
Analog & virtual fragments make-up an installation of pigmented paintings & uncanny sculptures— set within a field of wood-chips & holographic rock-shaped speakers that transforms the gallery into a kind of pop culturified experiential environment.
thru Nov 22
Nightbreed: Director’s Cut x Clive Barker Pop-Up, at Cinefamily, West Hollywood.
Co-presented by SpectreFest, a special show x tell with Clive in person, feat: 1) glimpses of audio/video/ephemera that’s inspired him 2) screenings of the new Director’s Cut 3) a pop-up gallery of memorabilia, new paintings, x Clive’s visual manifestation collection: The Dream Diaries.
Clive Barker in-person 7:30pm | Oct 21-22 8pm
Lizzie Fitch / Ryan Trecartin, at Regen Projects, Hollywood.
New collaborative works from feat. the artists’ signature ‘sculptural theaters.’ Central to the show’s multi-channel movie is a large-scale installation taking form as a hybrid tent-structure— serving to extend the built environment into the digitized narrative & landscape of the accompanying film.
opening reception: 6-8pm
thru Nov 26
New Gravity, at Overduin & Co., Hollywood. Group show feat Frank Benson, Judith Hopf, Angie Keefer, Kitty Kraus, Mahony, Oliver Payne, & Chadwick Rantanen. Curated by Olivian Cha & Eli Diner. extended thru Oct 25
Stan VanDerBeek: Poemfield, at The Box, DTLA.
5 of 8 computer-animated films from the pioneering artist’s Poemfield series presented as large-scale projections— ea. exploring how the machine could be a medium for creative x physical freedom.
thru Nov 1
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Expanded Cities, at Curio Studio by AFN, Venice.
A light, space & time installation by Ela Boyd and Aaron Farley, Expanded Cities is a ‘telematic performance triangulating three cities.’ Tonight features sound artists Devin Sarno and GE Stinson (improvised guitar/bass duet) performing simultaneously to the Expanded Cities opening in Richmond, VA at Sediment Arts. Facebook Event.
Two Fold, at South Of Sunset, Echo Park. Group show rooted in relationships to fragmentation. Works by Keith Boadwee & Club Paint, Eduardo Consuegra, Alika Cooper, Jason Meadows, Nikhil Murthy, Adrian Paules, Owen Schmit. Curated by Lia Trinka-Browner. Facebook Event.
opening hrs: Sundays 1-4pm through 10/22
Stairs Into My Eyes, at The Finley, Los Feliz.
Group show feat. Kelly Akashi, Neal Bashor, Christian Herman Cummings, Josh Mannis, Max Maslansky, & Dianna Molzan. Curated by Dianna Molzan. Open to the private community of tenants of the Los Feliz Villa apt bldg, exhibitions are open to the public for optimal street viewing 24/7 through the gallery’s storefront window.
opening night | through Nov 9
KChung TV by KChung Radio at Made In LA, at the Hammer Museum, Westwood.
In this episode Julie & Swan Moon of Divided Daughters go to JPEG CITY… Sun Kin Collective members perform… burlesque sensation Gregory Barnett leads an aerobics class… and a guide through Earth Art TV with Gabie Strong. Produced by Kchung’s crew & volunteers, Brandt Wrightsman, & Experimental Half Hour.
VIDEOTAG, at Thinhstudio, Hawthorne.
The entire complex’s facade will be “tagged” with video projections for the space’s inauguration. Works by Michele Beck, Tom Blanchard, Jorge Calvo, McLean Fahnestock, Mathiew Greenfield, Zoe Gruni, Jenny Herrick, Michael Powell, David Prince, Cindy Rehm, Enid Baxter Ryce, Yoshie Sakai, Christine Wang, and Kim Ye. Curated by Thinh Nguyen.
Ghosting Volume 12, at Ghosting HQ, DTLA.
Screenings from Kim Laughton, The Moth Collective, Nic Wilson (with live score by Andrew Felix), Mr. Wong Ping; games by LA Game Space; food by Brun’s Creole Soul Food Kitchen.
Group Show: Top Coat, at The Pit, Glendale.
Works by Catharine Ahearn, Roger Herman, James Iveson, Ravi Jackson, Calvin Steele Marcus, Ross McLain, Sarah Sarchin, Frank J. Stockton, and Nate Zeidman. Curated by Roger Herman.
Opening reception: 5-8pm
ENTER>text: in the Air, Mount Washington (RSVP for address). The living literary journal and immersive event series comes to life with Kate Durbin, Stephen Van Dyck, Dan Hockenson, Jen Hofer, Jen Hutton, Sylvie Spencer, Matias Viegener, and MANY more… Created and directed by Henry Hoke and Marco Franco Di Domenico.