Thursday, Oct 30
ALONE, an immersive haunted house | in DTLA thru 11.1
ALONE [an existential haunting], Secret Location, DTLA.
A fully immersive haunted house! A site-specific & artistic exploration of fear, loneliness & self preservation.
open now thru Nov 1
The Dirty Furnace: Metal Works by Metal Workers, at SOSM Project Space, DTLA / East LA.
New works by Andrew Sexton, Patrick Rees, Ruben Vincent & Andrew Schleinkofer.
opening reception 7pm
Out There Doing It, (G)host Landscapes , Neutra VDL Research House, Silverlake.
Part of Host: Natural Histories for Los Angeles, a series exploring the multivalent meaning of ‘host’ though spectacle, parasitic opportunism, & domestic landscapes. Tonight OTDI presents artifacts of haunted, lost, uncovered, or dead landscapes.
Sandra de la Loza: To Oblivion…a prelude..films, at Echo Park Film Center, Echo Park.
Exploring displacement through oral history, archival research, field recordings & site-specific interventions, LA AIR’s artist-in-residence Sandra de la Loza screens her experimental & seminal films made during the 4-week program.
Friday, Oct 31
Day Of The Dead seance
Day Of The Dead Seance, Secret Location.
White witch Maja D’Aoust & medium Aedan MacDonnell host an evening for you to connect with the beyond IRL.
RSVP (limited space x location map)
Steve Kado x Keith Rocka Knittel: Works On Paper, at metro pcs, Chinatown.
Exhibition closing & happening for Steve Kado & Keith Rocka Knittel’s collaboration. Central to the show is the duo’s larger work, 1992 TOYOTA COROLLA (BLACK), a ‘stand-in’ for their ‘totemic relationships to the Toyota product line’ & continual process in performance, sculpture, video, photography, sound, painting, & print.
closing soiree 6:30pm
thru Nov 1
Halloween Party: Childhood Haunts x Satan’s Family Arcade, at Cinefamily, West Hollywood.
Video collision of ‘hazy, freaky-deaky memories’ of pivotal childhood haunts. With midnight ghost story performance by Chicago artist Lyra Hill ( Brain Frame), unseen terrifying shorts from Fox’s ADHD, a live dronescape from Telecaves, & an Oculus Rift lounge upstairs: Satan’s Family Arcade! Virtual reality experience hosted by Glitch City, with works by Arcane Kids, Buffalo Vision, Campbell Logan, cyborgDino, Kate Parsons, & XPTND.
Saturday, Nov 1
Rafaël Rozendaal | at Steve Turner
Rafaël Rozendaal: Lenticular paintings & an interactive projection allowing viewers to experience all of the artist’s websites… always online Almost Nothing Hardly Anything, at Steve Turner, Mid-Wilshire.
opening reception 6-8pm
thru Nov 29
Cara Benedetto x Davida Nemeroff: The Pelvic Floor, at Young Art, Hollywood.
The NY artist & Night Gallery founder use the casino & the idea of the gamble as a springboard to frame the structure for their collaborative exhibition.
opening reception 7-10pm
thru Nov 29
Day of the Dead, at Human Resources, Chinatown.
More ‘Romeroesque than the traditional Day of the Dead celebration,’ a live taping of experimental music & video curated by Obfuscated Records in collaboration with Experimental Half-Hour. Performances by Rubber (O) Cement (SF), Pulsating Cyst, Suffering Luna, & Bandito Overlord. With MC Host Adam Barnhardt, DJ Igor Amokian, & a raffle! Come in costume for FREE raffle tickets at the door!
Sunday, Nov 2
Charles Curtis performs Alvin Lucier, at MOCA Grand, DTLA.
Curtis performs the avant-garde composer, performer, & electro-acoustic pioneer’s Slices for Cello x Pre-Recorded Orchestra. Coincides with Andy Warhol: Shadows (thru Feb 2).
Liminal Sunday, at Satellite Space, Santa Monica.
Works by Jason Matthew Lee, Andrea Longacre-White, Megan Plunkett, Sean Raspet, Jesse Stecklow & Harm van den Dorpel pop-up in the temporary platform located in an ISP office compound. Curated by Paulina Samborska.
opening reception 6-9 pm
thru Nov 30
Wednesday, Nov 5
Poemfield | at The Box
Stan VanDerBeek: Poemfield, at The Box, DTLA.
5 of 8 computer-animated films from the artist’s Poemfield series presented as large-scale projections— each exploring how the machine could be a medium for creative x physical freedom.
thru Nov 1
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Cayetano Ferrer: Composite Arcade, at Château Shatto, DTLA.
An ‘environment’ playing on ‘civic & fictional space,’ including Endless Columns, a column lit with flashing neon lights within a mirrored room, reflecting a sense of displaced infinity within a cavernous kaleidoscopic casino.
thru Nov 9
Cory Arcangel | at Team
Cory Arcangel: tl;dr, at Team (gallery, inc.), Venice.
Selected works by the NY artist, a leading purveyor (… & a personal favorite) of technology-based art. Inaugural gallery exhibition x Acangel’s LA debut!
thru Nov 9
EUREKA & the BIOMASS | at 5 Car Garage
EUREKA & the BIOMASS, at 5 Car Garage, Santa Monica.
An exhibition x sci-fi performance series set in 2100 by Megan May Daalder— a self-professed ‘self-styled guinea pig’ using performance, video, & scientific curiosity to investigate life on Earth. RSVP for location.
open Thursdays & by appt.
thru Nov 10
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Thursday, Oct 16
Nightbreed | at Cinefamily
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
Friday, Oct 17
Meghan Gordon | at ltd
Saturday, Oct 18
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Mother Spill | at Commonwealth & Council
Mutant Salon x Closing of Young Joon Kwak : Mother Spill, at Commonwealth & Council, Koreatown.
A collective space for art, beautification, self-care, collaboration x community, Mutant Salon hosts this one-day event coinciding with the closing party— reconfiguring the exhibition by offering haircuts, beauty x body work, tarot, tattoos, x more. Plus, Super[wo]man transformation by Young Joon Kwak, Alli Miller, x John Olivo. Facebook Event.
salon x closing 3-7pm | transformation 5pm
EUREKA & the BIOMASS, at 5 car Garage, Santa Monica.
Enjoy some slime* at the opening of Megan May Daalder’s show in anticipation of the sci-fi mini-musical coinciding with the exhibition, premiering Nov 6, 7, 8. Facebook Event. RSVP for location map.
opening reception 4-6pm | thru Nov 10
A Colonial Penchant, at LAST Projects Gallery, Hollywood.
New works by artists Karl Jean-Guerly Pétion, Paul Lewin, x Adrienne Heloise provoke alternative x mythic identities through a varied practice of appropriation of popular x historical forms of representation. Facebook Event.
opening reception 7-11pm | thru Nov 8
Fountainsun (Dan Higgs from Lungfish) + Fletcher Tucker + Sun Araw + DJ Jimi Hey, at HM17, Lincoln Heights.
Co-presented with Human Resources. Hosted at HM17. Facebook Event.
sounds 9pm | all ages
Sunday, Oct 19
Sleeper (detail) | at South Of Sunset
Ed Clark: A Thousand Lights of Sun, at The Mistake Room, DTLA.
The first ‘institutional’ local monographic’ exhibition in Los Angeles devoted to the work of American artist Ed Clark. Facebook Event.
opening reception 1-3pm | thru Dec 20
Two Fold, at South Of Sunset, Echo Park.
Group show of works considering a skewed relationship to the concept of folding— whether through fragmentation or re-arrangement. Curated by Lia Trinka-Browner. Facebook Event.
open Sundays 1-4pm | thru Oct 22
VINEGAR SYNDROME: Super8 Horror Movie Halloween Show, at Echo Park Film Center, Echo Park.
Grab bag of classic x B-horror flicks from EPFC’s Super8 collection. Live music score from Cosmo Segurson on the organ x Gordon Kurowski on theremin. Plus candy…
Makino Takashi | at the Egyptian
Makino Takashi: Entering a Noisy Cosmos, at Spielberg Theatre at the Egyptian, Hollywood.
The Japanese avant-garde filmmaker’s hallucinatory x experiential worlds transcend into ‘physical unconsciousness.’ Space Noise 3D is an immersive live cinema work for 16mm, projectors, live score, smoke machines, x 3D glasses. He’s here IRL for the sensory performance along with 3 shorts with music by Jim O’Rourke.
7:30pm | tickets
Monday, Oct 20
Tuesday, Oct 21
Wednesday, Oct 22
Fitch x Trecartin | at Regen Projects
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
Interior Void | at CSUN
David Lucien Matheke: Interior Void, at CSUN Art & Design Center, Northridge.
New paintings x ritualistic sculptures from the visual x sound artist (Endometrium Cuntplow).
thru Oct 18
Fay Ray: Part Object, at Samuel Freeman, Culver City.
Sculpture, painting, photographs, & photomontage spill onto the gallery’s exterior.
thru Oct 18 extended
Group show feat Frank Benson, Judith Hopf, Angie Keefer, Kitty Kraus, Mahony, Oliver Payne, & Chadwick Rantanen. Curated by Olivian Cha & Eli Diner. New Gravity, at Overduin & Co., Hollywood.
thru Oct 25
Pascual Sisto | at Smart Objects
Pascual Sisto: The Sum Over Histories, at Smart Objects, Echo Park.
New works in sculplture x neons based on drawings of Nobel Prize winning author Richard Feynman. Plus a video x re-release of The Art of Richard P. Feynman: Images by a Curious Character. Facebook Event.
thru Oct 26
Stan VanDerBeek | at The Box
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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