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.
throwback Baseck x Joy Through Noise (Twin Braids) | Celebrate Everything at Complex.
Avocados, at 1952 Clinton St., Echo Park. Three-day event with artist performances, sound art, video projections, installations, dancing… & avocados! In collaboration with Echo Park Rising Festival & Projector Projects, hosted by Jonathon Hornedo. Details. 12pm 8/15 – 8pm 8/17
Tonalism, at Sonos Studio, Hollywood. Inspired by La Monte Young & Marian Zazeela’s Dream House as well as Terry Riley, Yoko Ono & John Cage, Tonalism is a 12-hr immersive atmosphere synthesizing harmonious textures with visual elements. Audience encouraged to bring pillows, cushions & sleeping bags to lay amidst a 13- point surround sound system feat. live performances, video artists, & DJ’s. Hosted by dublab. 6pm-6am
Nora Keyes at Coagula Curatorial
Western Twilight, at Coagula Curatorial, Chinatown. Group show of four LA artists examining the nature of dreams, architecture, illusions, optics & space. Curated by Raven Servellon, with works by Leslie Lanxinger, Nora Keyes, Raven Servellon & Timothy Robert Smith. Opening reception: 7-11pm Through Aug 30
The White Album, at Richard Telles, Mid-Wilshire. Group show curated by Gladys-Katherina Hernando feat. nineteen LA artists. Works in painting, video, sculpture, and performance evoke the search for the transcendental in California— exploring ideas of alchemy, animism, vitalism, magic, corporeal transformation, and wonder. Through Aug 16