WestEdge Design Fair in Santa Monica
Now in its fifth year, WestEdge offers the best in modern design, all in an environment designed to engage, entertain and inspire. The fair offers the opportunity to shop from premium home furnishings brands-many new to the West Coast and meet the designers behind thousands of inspiring products. In addition, attendees gain insight from leading names in the design industry with a full series of educational programs and special events.
When: Tuesday, October 19-22, 2017
Where: The Barker Hangar, 3021 Airport Avenue, Santa Monica, CA 90405
Art + Tech: Stan Douglas and Michael Govan in Conversation
Join artist Stan Douglas and LACMA CEO and Wallis Annenberg Director Michael Govan as they discuss Douglas’s innovative hybrid of cinema and theater, Helen Lawrence. Conceived and directed by Douglas, this film noir is produced in real time as actors on a stage are composited live into virtual sets of Vancouver circa 1948. In this conversation, Govan and Douglas will talk about the making of Helen Lawrence, and the role of history, narrative, and temporal and spatial displacements in the artist’s practice. Free; tickets required.
When: Tuesday, October 17, 2017, 7pm
Halprin Exhibition Reception in Conjunction with ASLA Annual Meeting in Los Angeles
Join The Cultural Landscape Foundation (TCLF) at a twilight, private reception at the A+D Architecture and Design Museum>Los Angeles being held in conjunction with the ASLA Annual Meeting and EXPO this October showcasing, The Landscape Architecture of Lawrence Halprin, a traveling photographic exhibition about the life and work of landscape architect Lawrence Halprin (1916-2009), will be on view.
When: October 20, 2017, 4:30-6:30pm
Where: A+D Architecture and Design Museum>Los Angeles, 900 East 4th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90013
Odd Nights at the Autry
Odd Nights at The Autry returns for our 3rd year bringing even more great family fun than before with over 80 local artists, makers, crafters & designers plus 22 food trucks, full bar, & 3 emerging bands. This vivid culture is perfect for all ages. Pets are welcome and there’s an amazing Kids Area with unlimited play wristbands available for sale on site. Bring a blanket and your appetite. Sponsored by LA Weekly. Kids 12 and under are free.
When: October 20, 2017, 6:00-11:00pm
Where: The Autry Museum, 4700 Western Heritage Way
Timeless Space and Values
The second in a series of three conversations with renowned scholars from USC, UCLA, UCSB, CSULB & journalists who explore communication/media, history, science fiction, fantasy, the environment, people & place. We tell and reimagine stories to navigate our place in a changing world and environment through stories offering alternate possibilities or reflections of reality, be they science fiction, fantasy, or the “face” of the news—and remember the timeless value of lives within.
When: Sunday, October 22, 2017, 1:30–3:30 PM
Where: The Rancho, Los Alamitos, 6400 E. Bixby Hill Road, Long Beach