Coming to Glendale on December 6 is an event called Girl’s Night Out at PIRCH, a spa event where there will be get massages and makeovers and—if you’re lucky—you could win Kohler’s new Moxie Showerhead which puts music *inside* of your showerhead. Whaaat?? Sounds rad.
The presence of art in videos games is pretty non-existent. That said, video games are most definitely their own art form and demand their own special respect. It’s an incredibly multi-disciplined field that ties in visuals and storytelling and often immerses you in a world, made up or not. Local gamers Arcane Kids wanted to honor two things in a recent game, one of which is nineties game character Busby—the other is LACMA’s James Turrell Retrospective. Yes, they made a video game about the brilliant James Turrell show.
Want someone to follow on Instagram? Refinery 29 has a great list of local Instagrammers who they love. A lot will be familiar faces that you may not have known were on the social network…
In honor of Movember, LA based LSTN Headphones are releasing some headphones from reclaimed wood that will help the Starkey Hearing Foundation, an organization that helps people regain hearing. The product is on pre-sale and a third of the price goes to the charity. Check it out!
This sounds awesome: Punk Arcade, a vide game art exhibition, is happening at UCLA starting this weekend. It starts November 7 with some intensive workshops and officially opens to the public November 9. It’s a one-night-only game playing experience. This will be awesome!