Summer Happenings at the Broad:
Jeff Koons’s metallic balloon animals and the graphic paintings of Andy Warhol and Roy Lichtenstein spring to life with an evening of pop music, Footwork, and yoga in the third program in Nonobject(ive): Summer Happenings at The Broad, titled Bling Bling, Pop Sensibilities. Debuting new solo material for the first time on the West Coast, Rostam (Discovery, producer for Vampire Weekend and various artists) will perform with both contemporary dancers and a string quartet. Joining us digitally via new media performance, Tabita Rezaire and her sisters from the House of SENEB enact a holistic, sonic healing ritual in The Broad’s lobby.
Where: The Broad, 221 South Grand Avenue, Los Angeles
When: Saturday, August 20, 8:30pm
Free Tuesday @ Descanso Gardens:
Who doesn’t like the price of “free”? Admission to Descanso Gardens is free the third Tuesday of every month.
Where: 1418 Descanso Dr, La Cañada Flintridge, CA 91011
When: Tuesday, August 16, 9:00am-5:00pm
Flora Ito, Lost and Re-found: Native Plants of the Los Angeles River:
“In Lost and Re-found: Native Plants of the Los Angeles River with Flora Ito, TPF Nursery Sales Manager, will reveal native plants that once lined the shores of the L.A. River and exotic invaders that now outnumber the natives — then reimagine a new more vibrant native vegetation for our waterway.”
Where: Theodore Payne Foundation – Education Center, 10459 Tuxford Street, Sun Valley , CA 91352
When: Thursday, August 18, 2016 from 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Anne Litt + Edible Gardens LA – Music In The Garden at the NHM:
At Summer Nights in the Garden, unwind under the stars with great music, nature-inspired cocktails, hands-on garden and science projects, botanical tours, food trucks, and National Wildlife Federation’s Director Beth Pratt-Bergstrom signing copies of her new book: When Mountain Lions Are Neighbors
Where: The Natural History Museum
When: Friday, August 19th, 2016, 5:00pm to 9:00pm