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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Eugene Atget, Matthew Brandt, Jo Ann Callis, Henri Cartier-Bresson, Harold Edgerton, William Eggleston, Matt Lipps, Nic Nicosia: The Magic Medium

LACMA - Los Angeles County Museum of Art    mid-wilshire
5905 Wilshire Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90036
323-857-6000
http://www.lacma.org/
July 11th - February 7th, 2016
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In 1839 Louis-Jacques-Mandé Daguerre announced the first permanent photographic process. Exposed in the dark, developed by the vapor of mercury, and stilled on a sheet of silver-coated copper, the daguerreotype could seemingly turn fleeting experiences into tangible objects. Using magic as its entry point, this installation investigates the ways in which photographers have manipulated the medium purport...   [more]


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b AKTION! Art and Revolution in Germany, 1918-19

LACMA - Los Angeles County Museum of Art    mid-wilshire
5905 Wilshire Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90036
323-857-6000
http://www.lacma.org/
July 25th - January 10th, 2016
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Bringing together posters, prints, rare books, and periodicals, AKTION! Art and Revolution in Germany, 1918–19 illuminates the central role played by the graphic arts in the civil war that erupted in Germany at the end of World War I. An oft-forgotten episode in Germany’s tumultuous history, the civil war was a violent power struggle to determine the shape of the new republic, punctuate...   [more]


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Group Show: Giant Robot Biennale 4

Japanese American National Museum    downtown/east la
369 East First Street
Los Angeles, CA 90012
(213) 625 0414
http://www.janm.org
October 11th - January 24th, 2016
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Giant Robot, a staple of Asian American alternative pop culture, was launched in 1994 as a hand-assembled zine and quickly grew into a worldwide empire. At its height, Giant Robot included a glossy magazine, a retail website, several brick-and-mortar stores, and even a themed restaurant. More than two decades after its founding, Giant Robot continues to be regarded as a highly influential brand en...   [more]

Opening: October 10th   7:00 PM - 10:00 PM


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Group Show: Independent Visions: Women Artists of California 1880-1940

Irvine Museum    orange county
18881 Von Karman Ave. Ste. 1000
Irvine, CA 92612
949-476-0294
http://www.irvinemuseum.org/
October 3rd - January 21st, 2016
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The Irvine Museum celebrates the work of California’s historic women artists in the new exhibition Independent Visions: Women Artists of California 1880-1940, on display October 3, 2015 through January 21, 2016. The exhibition highlights a wide variety of artistic styles, including the Tonalist style of the late 1800s, the Impressionist period of the early 1900s, and the Regionalist style o...   [more]

Opening: October 3rd   11:00 AM - 5:00 PM


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Jessica Jackson Hutchins: Hammer Contemporary Collection: Jessica Jackson Hutchins

Hammer Museum    culver city/west la
10899 Wilshire Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90024
310-443-7000
http://www.hammer.ucla.edu
October 3rd - January 24th, 2016
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After studying painting, Jessica Jackson Hutchins (b. 1971, Chicago) became disenchanted with the medium and its fraught history and began working with papier-mâché and clay. She continually draws from history, literature, and personal experiences for inspiration and weaves these narratives into her work. Hutchins’s sculptural works combine found objects with her own ceramics, oft...   [more]

Opening: October 3rd   11:00 AM - 5:00 PM


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Hassan Khan, Kim Gordon, Alex Knost, Brendan Fowler, Simone Forti, Lonnie Holley, Adam Linder: All The Instruments Agree: an exhibition or a concert

Hammer Museum    culver city/west la
10899 Wilshire Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90024
310-443-7000
http://www.hammer.ucla.edu
September 26th - September 27th
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SAT, SEPTEMBER 26: 12-10 PMSUN, SEPTEMBER 27: 12-10 PM ALL THE INSTRUMENTS AGREE: an exhibition or a concert is a two-day program of back-to-back live performances by over 25 local, national, and international sound artists, music collectives, art bands, and visual artists whose practices extend to the production of sound. Conceived as an exhibition in the form of a concert, the continuous pro...   [more]

Opening: September 26th   12:00 PM - 10:00 PM


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b In Focus: Daguerreotypes

Getty Center Los Angeles    santa monica/venice
1200 Getty Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90049
310-440-7300
http://www.getty.edu
November 3rd - March 20th, 2016
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A "mirror with a memory," a daguerreotype is a direct-positive photographic image fixed on a silver-coated metal plate. The earliest form of photography, this revolutionary invention was announced to the public in 1839. In our present image-saturated age, it is difficult to imagine a time before the ability to record the world with the blink of an eye or the touch of a fingertip. This exhibition, d...   [more]

Opening: November 3rd   10:00 AM - 5:30 PM


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Eat, Drink, and Be Merry: Food in the Middle Ages and Renaissance

Getty Center Los Angeles    santa monica/venice
1200 Getty Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90049
310-440-7300
http://www.getty.edu
October 13th - January 3rd, 2016
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The cultivation, preparation, and consumption of food formed a framework for daily labor and leisure in the Middle Ages and Renaissance. Illuminated manuscripts offer images of the chores that produced sustenance, cooking techniques, popular dishes, grand feasts, and diners of different social classes. Food had powerful symbolic meaning in Christian devotional practice as well as in biblical stories...   [more]

Opening: October 13th   10:00 AM - 5:30 PM


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b The Edible Monument: The Art of Food for Festivals

Getty Center Los Angeles    santa monica/venice
1200 Getty Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90049
310-440-7300
http://www.getty.edu
October 13th - March 13th, 2016
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Elaborate artworks made of food were created for royal court and civic celebrations in early modern Europe. Like today's Rose Bowl Parade on New Year's Day or Mardi Gras just before Lent, festivals were times for exuberant parties. Public celebrations and street parades featured large-scale edible monuments made of breads, cheeses, and meats. At court festivals, banquet settings and dessert buffets fe...   [more]

Opening: October 13th   10:00 AM - 5:30 PM


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Group Show: Disguise: Masks & Global African Art

Fowler Museum at UCLA    culver city/west la
North Campus
Los Angeles, CA 90095
310/825-4361
http://www.fowler.ucla.edu
October 18th - March 13th, 2016
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This dynamic exhibition considers the past, present, and future of disguise - a visual act that can be a mask, a costume, or simply a camouflage. Disguise features exciting new works by twelve contemporary artists from Africa and of African descent who explore the impulse of disguise with optical illusions, street actions, computer magic, and virtual reality. Together these works will engage visito...   [more]

Opening: October 18th   12:00 PM - 5:00 PM


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Binh Pho: Artist Talk with Binh Pho

Craft and Folk Art Museum    mid-wilshire
5814 Wilshire Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90036
323-937-4230
http://www.cafam.org
September 26th 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Charles Dickson: CAAM Courtyard Series: Metaphors

California African American Museum    downtown/east la
600 State Drive, Exposition Park
Los Angeles, CA 90037
213-744-7432
http://www.caamuseum.org
September 24th - April 10th, 2016
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Charles Dickson is a prolific artist who is widely known as a public artist with the ability to create studio works ranging from assemblage, functional art and sculptures using various materials such as wood, found objects, metal, and glass. During the creative process Charles Dickson imagines the raw materials before him being transformed into images, elements and shapes that will represent and...   [more]

Opening: September 24th   10:00 AM - 5:00 PM


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Coloring Independently: 1940’s African American Film Stills from the Collection of the California African American Museum

California African American Museum    downtown/east la
600 State Drive, Exposition Park
Los Angeles, CA 90037
213-744-7432
http://www.caamuseum.org
August 27th - February 28th, 2016
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CAAM celebrates African American cinematic moments from the 1940’s through an independent lens. This exhibition features over 80 film stills and related photographs from the museum’s unique collection of African American films from the 1940’s, a time of limited character roles and access to the mainstream movie industry. Typically referred to as “Race Films,” these...   [more]


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b The Red that Colored the World

Bowers Museum    orange county
2002 N. Main St.
Santa Ana, CA 97206
(714) 567-3600
http://www.bowers.org
October 31st - February 21st, 2016
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Red, with its brilliant hue and broad cultural history, has inspired artists' imaginations and seduced viewers for millennia. Artists and dyers for centuries strived to find the color source to rival the best reds of nature, and to express the spirit, symbolism and sustenance of life. Their quest ended in the Aztec marketplace of 16th-century Mexico, where Spanish explorers encountered the Americ...   [more]

Opening: October 31st   10:00 AM - 4:00 PM


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Sarah Perry: Within the Walls

Koplin Del Rio Gallery    culver city/west la
6031 Washington Blvd.
Culver City, CA 90232
(310) 836-9055
http://www.koplindelrio.com/
September 12th - October 23rd
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Koplin Del Rio is pleased to announce an installation: Within the Walls by Sarah Perry, the artist’s fourth solo exhibition at the gallery since 1992. The show features a collection of sculpture completed in the past five years including an array of wall and freestanding artworks. The pieces, executed in a myriad of found and fabricated mediums, range in scale from several inches up to 8 fee...   [more]

Opening: September 12th   5:00 PM - 7:00 PM


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Jack Goldstein: Burning Window and Aphorisms

1301PE    mid-wilshire
6150 Wilshire Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90048
323.938.5822
http://www.1301pe.com/
September 9th - November 7th
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Opening: September 9th   6:00 PM - 8:00 PM



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