Local character Charles Phoenix wants to take you on a Downtown architecture tour on October 12. It starts at MOCA and should be fun!
286LA is celebrating it’s 10th anniversary with a dance-a-thon hosted by Marc Evan Jackson and special guest Moby. It’s happening October 18!
The latest issue of boat magazine, a cool travel and culture from Europe, has featured Los Angeles in their latest issue. How rad! You can purchase it now.
Haiti is the focus of Kehinde Wiley’s vivid portraits of global cultures in his upcoming solo exhibition “The World Stage: Haiti.” Opening this Saturday night at Roberts & Tilton, his newest series of paintings celebrate “Haiti’s rich and varied religious traditions, as well as its traditional crafts and decorative arts,” from its historical French and Spanish colonization to current beauty pageant culture.
Image: The Sisters Zendaide and Charlotte Bonaparte (The World Stage: Haiti), 2014 by Kehinde Wiley. Courtesy of Roberts & Tilton.
On September 16, “Shield and Spear” will make its west coast premiere at the Hammer Museum. The documentary film highlights creativity, freedom and democracy in South Africa through the eyes of its most notable artists and their experiences. The screening will include a Q&A with director Petter Ringbom and producer Alysa Nahmias along with the U.S. debut of Johannesburg performance group The Brother Moves On.