Enjoy Digital Nature: An Evening of Techno Botanical art in the Garden…a spectacular evening of animation, light, and sound in the landscape October 21 & 22. 6pm – 9pm.
The LA Arboretum and Natural Discourse present a group of acclaimed contemporary artists who will project their work onto the rich canvas of the botanical garden. With themes as diverse as invasive exotics, natural pigments, plant tropism and an ancient Chinese poem, these digital and video works explore the intersection of horticulture and technology. Sited within the Arboretums collections to illuminate hidden meanings, the art will create surprise and delight in one of LAs most treasured public gardens.Live music by Desert Magic, no-host bar and food trucks
What: An Evening of Techno Botanical art in the Garden
Where: Los Angeles County Arboretum and Botanic Garden, 301 N. Baldwin Avenue, Arcadia, 91007ecide –
Where: 6:00pm – 9:00pm
Downtown…Mauve, Vienna (of Austria) presents a group show featuring artists Maria Cozma, Harm van den Dorpel, Daniel Ferstl, Titania Seidl, Lukas Thaler, Rita Vitorelli & Eugen Wist. Reception 7-11pm; Club Pro, 1525 South Main Street, 3rd floor, LA, 90015; http://www.clubpro.la/
In the Miracle Mile area…
Join The Loft at Liz’s for an evening of comedy. Hosted in conjunction with our exhibit GUNS, the show will aim to engage the audience in thought-provoking works from some of the world’s most renowned artists with commentary and comic relief from talented guest performers: Dulce Sloan (CONAN, Comedy Knockout), Jeff Zenisek, John Michael Bond, Ricky Carmona, plus more.
ART SANDWICH CONFIDENTIAL is hosted by Ramon Rivas II, comedian & eminent Latino from Cleveland OH. He can be seen being charmingly high on VICE, MTV, and Comedy Central (@midnight, The Half Hour). He’ll make some delightful sandwiches for everyone to share as they enjoy an evening of artisinally curated comedy. The first edition of this show will feature artists from around the country performing jokes and then sharing an anecdote or story relating to the current installation at the Loft at Liz’s about gun control and gun violence issues. Some have been at gunpoint with a criminal on one end, others a family member, others a police officer. One is a conceal carry holder. By the end of the evening, audience members will have experienced comedy and community and leave with a hopefully enlightening and informative experience.
The event is BYOB. Admission is a suggested donation of $10, and feel free to bring a dish or dessert to add to this potluck style affair.
Click HERE for Tickets!
What: Opening reception
Where: The Loft at Liz’s, 453 S. La Brea Ave, above Liz’s Antique Hardware, 90036
When: 7:00pm – 10:00pm
Phone: (323) 939-4403
In Hollywood…Redling Fine Art hosts an artist reception for “Dawn Kasper: Golden” from 9-10pm. Redling Fine Art, 6757 Santa Monica Blvd., LA 90038; http://redlingfineart.com/