Posts tagged The Broad

Lush: A group exhibition of Landscape Architecture at the Schindler House
“California’s drought is a domestic challenge, to be taken on at the level of each front and back yard throughout the state’s neighborhoods, subdivisions, and cul-de-sacs. LUSH, the exhibition, began as an invitational charrette project that uses the MAK Center’s Fitzpatrick-Leland House (R.M. Schindler, 1936) in Laurel Canyon to ask leading landscape architects across Los Angeles to consider solutions both radical and practical.”
When:  Until Aug 6, 2017
Where:  Schindler House, 835 N Kings Road, West Hollywood, CA 90069

Sabine Bitter & Helmut Weber / Edgar Arceneaux
“The exhibition’s title foregrounds an urban landscape of affective and material involvements, shifts, and movements that can be viewed as public, architectural, sociopolitical, and personal. No doubt that Banham, who came to celebrate the urban infrastructure built around the car, would love the idea of an exhibition in a garage.”
When: Until July 30, 2017
Where: Mackey Garage Top, 1137 S Cochran Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90019

Dwell on Design 2017
“Dwell on Design brings together the brightest people, latest products, and curated content in modern design under one roof. Held each year at the Los Angeles Convention Center, the exhibition and conference showcases the best in modern design materials, furniture and accessories, home technology, garden and outdoor materials, kitchen & bath, and international design. Dwell on Design features world-class speakers, continuing education classes for interior design professionals, and talks for design-seeking consumers on Saturday and Sunday.”
When: Friday, Jun 23, 2017, 10:30 AM — Sunday, Jun 25, 20175 PM
Where: Los Angeles Convention Center, 1201 S Figueroa St.

North Hollywood “NoHo” Historic Walking Tour 2017
Learn about real cowboys, pioneer families, movie television and recording stars, the Spanish conquest, Mexican ranchos, great steam trains, vast ranches and orchards, land barons, wars, architecture, and much more!
When: Sunday, June 25, 2017, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM PDT
Where: Tujunga St. & Magnolia Blvd., North Hollywood, CA

Summer Happenings at The Broad: Warhol Icon
The first program in Summer Happenings at The Broad is Warhol Icon, inspired by Nico, the German singer-songwriter, model and actress who became famous as one of Andy Warhol’s superstars in the 1960s. The program covers the breadth of her work from the Velvet Underground, through later synth collaborations, to her neo-folk approaches. Musical performances by Jenny Hval, Kembra Pfahler, Tiny Vipers and Geneva Jacuzzi evoke Nico’s experimental approaches toward music. Vaginal Davis weaves her performance with a rare screening of Philippe Garrel’s collaborative film starring Nico and Pierre Clementi, The Inner Scar, the histrionics of which are echoed in Nao Bustamante’s video installation, positioned in the lobby of The Broad.
When: Saturday, June 24, 2017, 8:30 p.m.
Where: The Broad, 221 S. Grand Avenue, Los Angeles 90012

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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