Thursday, Nov 6
EUREKA & the BIOMASS | at 5 Car Garage
EUREKA & the BIOMASS , at 5 Car Garage, Santa Monica.
A ‘Beauty & the Beast’ set in 2100, Megan Daalder’s sci-fi musical follows a human’s love affair with a synthetic organism: ‘the biomass,’ a spectacular behemoth, humanoid puppet. Performances are sold-out, but meet the biomass today 1-4pm & by appt. RSVP for location map x info.
thru Nov 10
Friday, Nov 7
Fedrik Nilsen’s Mike Kelley doc | at Downtown Photoroom
Photo by Fredrik Nilsen, at Downtown Photoroom, DTLA.
Nilsen’s recent documentation of artists’ works alongside a past portrait series of LA artists x gallerists recontextualized into a sculptural format. Curated by Kathryn Andrews.
opening reception 6-9pm
thru Jan 31
Keith J Varadi: Nu Haiku, at Smart Objects, Echo Park.
Solo exhibition of new works from the LA-based artist, writer, & curator.
opening reception 7-10pm
thru Dec 12
Ryoji Ikeda: superposition, at Center for the Art of Performance at UCLA, Westwood.
The sound artist presents a disorienting performance exploring the reality of nature on an atomic scale.
The Wizard of CalArts: Film & Video by John Hawk, at Echo Park Film Center, Echo Park.
Screening of works from the CalArts School of Film/Video wizard himself— who has taught experimental media at CalArts for two decades.
Saturday, Nov 8
Taking The Waters with HDTS
Taking the Waters with High Desert Test Sites, at Various, Mojave Desert.
Site-specific installations, performances, films, tours, & more make-up this two-day program evolving around a search for water. You’ll be dehydrated in good co. with artists: Korakrit Arunanondchai, Matthew Coolidge, Alyse Emdur, Robert Fulton, Marc Ganzglass, Emilie Halpern, Sant Khalsa, Alice Könitz, Nancy Lupo, Erin Schneider, & Kim Stringfellow. Organized by Aurora Tang. Details.
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Paris Photo L.A. | at Cherry and Martin
Brian Bress: You Can’t Sleep on a Door, at Cherry and Martin, Culver City.
Objects, paintings & sculptures with time based components propel traditions of abstraction & representation into new mediums x genres.
opening reception 4-7pm
thru Jan 3
Scott Short: More and The Same, at Christopher Grimes, Santa Monica.
Meticulously hand painting machine derived markings, new paintings & drawings touch on absurdism, banality, & the relationship between the original x the copy.
opening reception 6-8pm
thru Jan 3
Frau Fest , at Secret Vacant Retail Space, DTLA.
Talks, performances, & installations transform a vacant retail space into a one-night celebration of the female frau energy in all. With Narcissister, Morgan Borchardt, Eclipse, Sarah Harron, Lukas Kanter, Jeepneys, Amanda Sage, & more.
Finding A Form, at PØST, DTLA.
Group show adopting a William H. Gass title as a curatorial lens for works by Jack Brindley, Michael Freeman, Christopher Miles, Yelena Popova, Neal Rock, Rachelle Rojany, & Cody Trepte. Curated by Neal Rock.
opening reception 7-10pm
thru Nov 11
Net artists Gaby Cepeda, Émilie Gervais, Faith Holland, Jessica MacCormack, & Shawné Michaelain Holloway present online works paying homage to women web artists of the ’90’s. Maid in Cyberspace REVISITED, online exhibition, at htmlles.net
Facebook Eventonline launch 7pm
thru Dec 31
Ghosting Volume 13, at 1205 N Main St, DTLA.
The monthly hang-out for experimental animators & video artists feat. screenings from Natalia Stuyk [above], Joseph Bennett, Alexandre Louvenaz, Jordan Speer x live score by Benedek (PPU) x games by LA Game Space.
8pm-2am | BYOB
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BYOB LA III | at Ham And Eggs
White Rainbow, at Ham And Eggs Tavern, DTLA.
Come to ? Then maybe you were lucky to catch BYOB LA III White Rainbow with us… See him tonight at A man A plan A canal‘s LA debut with artists Fishing, Earth Like Planets, Caspar Sonnet, Graham MacRae, & Thank You Rosekind.
Sunday, Nov 9
Seven Reeds | at Overduin & Co.
Seven Reeds, at Overduin & Co., Hollywood.
Group show feat. Fredrik Vaerslev, Julia Rommel, Nevine Mahmoud, Valentina Liernur, & Jacob Kassay.
opening reception 6-8pm
thru Dec 20
Frank Bretschneider: Sinn + Form, at Human Resources, Chinatown.
A project by the Berlin-based musician, composer & video artist based on attempts to ‘control, & change’ fundamental chaos. A modular synth spectacular, with audio made visible through a software-generated correlation meter.
Wednesday, Nov 12
Shizu Saldamando: OUROBOROS (revolutionary cycles, rebirth, or dancing in a circle), at South Of Sunset, Echo Park.
Interested in social dynamics & physical codes, the artist presents large-format works documenting intimate social interactions from LA’s dance club scene & premieres a new video.
opening reception 8-10pm
thru Dec 3
Lost & Found Film Club: From the Vaults, at Cinefamily, West Hollywood.
A curated mix of industrial, educational, sponsored, & OUT THERE films in fuzzed-out 16mm from our favorite cinema ephemera aficionados — satisfy your taste buds, too, with grilled cheeses served on the patio.
Composite Arcade | at Château Shatto
Devon Tsuno: Reclaimed Water, at Art Merge Lab, West Hollywood.
Inaugural Multitude Room event— a series of exploratory artist installations— feat. wallpaper patterns of streams & currents, alongside prints & paintings.
thru Nov 7
Joel Holmberg: Witness, at Harmony Murphy Gallery, DTLA.
Video, painting, sculpture & sound works that extend ‘beyond art that has been described as Post-Internet.’
thru Nov 8
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: tl;dr, at Team (gallery, inc.), Venice.
Selected works by the NY artist, a leading purveyor of technology-based art. Inaugural west coast gallery exhibition x Acangel’s LA solo show debut.
thru Nov 9
JPW3: 32 LEAVES I DON’T THE FACE OF SMOKE, at Night Gallery, DTLA.
If you’ve only heard about it… go to hear the sound collab with Daniel Pineda— a 360 degree sound bath worthwhile… Wash your eyes-out with cerulean next door at Sayre Gomez’s at François Ghebaly. I’m Different
thru Nov 15
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obile broadcast studio WOAH, m and Experimental Half-Hour, Curate LA‘s Shelley Holcomb, team up with multidisciplinary artist complex to present the latest edition of Werkärtz BYOB (Bring Your Own Beamer) Los Angeles: . BYOB-LA III
A worldwide series of one-night-exhibitions curated around the world, BYOB is an idea conceived by artist
Rafaël Rozendaal, with the first iteration initiated by Anne de Vries and Rozendaal popping-up in Berlin, 2010.
Lighting-up with projections from over 20 innovative video artists and animators,
showcases mind bending visuals alongside sound frequency purveyors with live music performances throughout the night. An audio- BYOB-LA III and-visual celebration, join us Thursday, September 25th, 2014 from 8pm-12am at in downtown LA’s Arts District. Werkärtz
Bringing yourself to BYOB?! Please remember How do you RSVP? Send an email RSVP is required. email@example.com
is proud to feature: BYOB – LA III
-live broadcast x video synthesis by-
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Pabst x Lagunitas for making this about artists bringing their own beamers and not beer!
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Thursday, Aug 14
Last day! Works from 14 artists at the intersection of aesthetic & anti-aesthetic practices. Curated by Allison Peck. Gallery open 11-am-4pm Potential Bodies, at the space, Culver City.
Mineral & mediation workshop focusing on azurite and pyrite. Concurrent to Good Vibrations, at Space 15 Twenty, Hollywood. on view through Sep 2. 7-9pm Gridscape
Liz Walsh: Exhibition of new painting, sculpture, video, & installation rooted in the artist’s investigation of our relationship to the invisible. Shadow Force, at Last Projects, Hollywood. Details. Opening reception & performance: 7-11pm Through Sep 7
Liz Walsh | at Last Projects
LORENZO ABATTOIR / SOBERING / HHL / WET DREAM ASPHYXIATION, at MATA, Mid-City. Doors 10pm | Sounds 10:30pm
Friday, Aug 15
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Celebrate Everything at Complex.
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. Avocados, at 1952 Clinton St., Echo Park. Details. 12pm 8/15 – 8pm 8/17
Works from Caitlin Ducey, Jacqueline Laurita Cortese, Thinh Nguyen. Opening reception: 8pm-12am Swim Lapse, at 1/2 Gallery, Silver Lake.
The experimental electronic night celebrates the sounds of the future tonight with Xanopticon, Curtis Roads, M. Geddes Gengras, Cyrusrex & Baseck, & Joy Through Noise. 9pm-2am CELEBRATE EVERYTHING: Xanopticon, Curtis Roads, M. Geddes Gengras, Cyrusrex & Baseck, Joy Through Noise, at Complex, Glendale.
Saturday, Aug 16
KChung TV with Experimental Half-Hour at Produced through Made In LA, at the Hammer, Westwood. EHH, KChung TV broadcasts live on-site during museum hours, with programs streamed & archived at kchung.tv. This episode feat. Jennifer Moon & Robert Watkins, Eugene Kotlyarenko & Brent Cowley, Eternal Telethon, & Tim Leanse’s underground noise contest show, Get The Gig. 12-4pm
Eternal Telethon: Raising support for the creation of an artist retirement home at the Salton Sea, this telethon feat. performances from CCCLXV times V, at Hammer Museum, Westwood. Adrian Tenney, Margie Schnibbe, Curt Gambetta, & Miggie Wong. Hosted by Johnnie JungleGuts, John Burfle, & Jen Bruce. Join IRL in the Hammer’s lobby or tune-in to kchung.tv. 3-3:30pm
Inspired by La Monte Young & Marian Zazeela’s Tonalism, at Sonos Studio, Hollywood. 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
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 Western Twilight, at Coagula Curatorial, Chinatown.
Sunday, Aug 17
Tuesday, Aug 19
There Is No Beginning, There Is No End closing with Experimental Half-Hour screening | at MATA
Les Figues at DTLAB, at Traxx Restaurant in Union Station, DTLA. The featured press for DTLAB’s Indie Press Cartel, Les Figues presents works by Christine Wertheim, Mathew Timmons, and Michael du Plessis. 8pm
Closing Reception: . Show closing with works by Nina Hartmann, Suzy Poling, Reuben Sawyer, & Christopher Reid Martin. Screening from the vaults of Experimental Half-Hour, broadcasting episodes of avant-garde musicians & performance artists worldwide. 9pm There Is No Beginning, There Is No End & EHH Screening, at MATA, Mid-City
The Time Eaters | at the Hammer
Wednesday, Aug 20
Berlin-based Manfred Pernice | at Regen Projects
Gina Osterloh: The artist presents a series of works for the camera & photographic frame through the lens of a set of applied instructions. Through Aug 16 PRESS ERASE OUTLINE SLICE STRIKE MAKE AN X PRICK!, at François Ghebaly, DTLA.
Group show of works obliquely considering ‘territory’ itself—as domain, history, narrative, and site of comparison. Curated by Elan Greenwald. Through Aug 16 I deal Territory , at Cirrus Gallery, DTLA.
Manfred Pernice: Also on view Scott McFarland’s BBREILAND, at Regen Projects, Hollywood.
Simultaneous Contrasts. Through Aug 16
Mark Hagen, To Be Titled | at Richard Telles
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 The White Album, at Richard Telles, Mid-Wilshire.
Group show with works by Nina Hartmann, Suzy Poling, Reuben Sawyer, & Christopher Reid Martin. Through Aug 20 There Is No Beginning, There Is No End, at MATA, Mid-City.
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