The Entire Situation Oct03

The Entire Situation

This exhibition culminates Erin Besler’s 2013-14 Teaching Fellowship with the UCLA Department of Architecture and Urban Design, presenting mockups of walls to suggest that material thickness is an architectural problem where multiple forms of knowledge meet. Opening reception: Friday, Oct. 3, 7:30 – 9:30 pm Exhibition Dates: Oct. 3 – 29 Gallery Hours: Tues., Thurs., Fri., & Sat. 11 am – 6 pm & Wed. 11 am – 1 pm The MAK Center Mackey Garage Top Gallery Price: Free More info… The MAK Center is located at 1137 South Cochran Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90019. On-street parking is available, or at the public parking garage...

Hammer Projects: Mario Garcia Torres Oct15

Hammer Projects: Mar...

The first solo presentation of the Mexico City-based Mario Garcia Torres’s work in Los Angeles, is a one-act monologue, written as an imagined tell-all, casts the fictitious director Alan Smithee as a central protagonist in a new single-channel video. Sept. 13, 2014 – Jan. 4, 2015 Museum...

Hammer Projects: N. Dash Oct15

Hammer Projects: N. ...

N. Dash’s work in drawing, painting, and photography is rooted in her ongoing experimentation with materials. Hammer Projects: N. Dash will include thirteen new photographs and a special project for the courtyard light boxes. Sept. 13, 2014 – Jan. 25, 2015 Museum Hours: Monday: Closed Tuesday...

ROBERT HEINECKEN: OBJECT MATTER Oct15

ROBERT HEINECKEN: OB...

Robert Heinecken (1931–2006) was a pioneer in the postwar Los Angeles art scene, describing himself as a “para-photographer,” because his work stood “beside” or “beyond” traditional ideas associated with photography. Oct. 3, 2014 – Jan. 18, 2015 Museum Hours: Monday: Closed Tuesday – Friday:...

JIM HODGES: GIVE MORE THAN YOU TAKE Oct15

JIM HODGES: GIVE MOR...

The first U.S. comprehensive survey on the work of the New York–based artist Jim Hodges brings together photography, drawing, works on paper, and objects rendered in mirror, lightbulbs, silk flowers, and glass alongside several major room-size installations. Oct. 3, 2014 – Jan. 18, 2015...

Hammer Projects: Yuri Ancarani Oct15

Hammer Projects: Yur...

Italian artist Yuri Ancarani makes seductive, hypnotic, engrossing films that delve deep into obscure subjects. This is his first solo exhibition in the U.S. Sept. 27, 2014 – Jan. 19, 2015 Museum Hours: Monday: Closed Tuesday – Friday: 11 am – 8 pm Saturday – Sunday, 11 am – 5 pm Hammer...

Victoria Vesna, Lunchtime Faculty Series Oct20

Victoria Vesna, Lunc...

Victoria Vesna is a media artist and professor in Design Media Arts. She is also director of UCLA Art|Sci center and the UC Digital Arts Research Network. 12:15 PM EDA, Room 1250 Price: FREE More info… The EDA (Room 1250) is located on the first floor of the Broad Art Center. Parking is...

Unity Club: Lecture by Krystin Solie Oct20

Unity Club: Lecture ...

Come hear about the work of Krystin Solie and hear how she got started in making games. 5 PM Game Lab, Room 3252 Price: FREE More info… The UCLA Game Lab (Room 3252) is located on the third floor of the Broad Art Center. Parking is available in lot...

Hammer Readings: “McSweeney’s” at the Hammer Oct21

Hammer Readings: “Mc...

Founded by Dave Eggers in 1998, “McSweeney’s” has become an iconic West Coast magazine, book publisher, community organizer, center for literacy, and producer of fun. “McSweeney’s” executive editor Jordan Bass leads a roundtable discussion with the publication’s authors, covering the...

UCLA Regents’ Professor Lea Anderson Oct21

UCLA Regents’ ...

Renowned British choreographer Lea Anderson has been appointed a UCLA Regents’ Professor in the UCLA Department of Worlds Arts and Cultures/Dance through December 2014. Anderson co-founded two of Britain’s foremost dance companies: The Cholmondeleys and the Featherstonehaughs. Tuesday, Oct....

“Untitled”, Expanded | Hammer Screenings Oct22

“Untitled”, Expanded...

“Untitled”, Expanded continues the discourse about power, gender, desire, repression, diversity, art, society, culture, and identity begun four years ago with Jim Hodges’ collaborative film project, “Untitled”. “Untitled”, Expanded presents features, documentaries, and short films that...

Hammer Forum: Tackling Climate Change Nationally and Globally Oct23

Hammer Forum: Tackli...

Despite the overwhelming scientific consensus that global warming is a danger to the planet, little progress has been made to reduce CO2 emissions. Climatologists Brenda Ekwurzel and Michael Mann join us to examine the issue. Ekwurzel works with the Union of Concerned Scientists leading...

.CALM, DMA MFA Graduate Exhibition Oct23

.CALM, DMA MFA Graduate Exhibition

MFA Graduate Exhibition – Participating artists: John Brumley, Aliah Magdalena Dark, Julieta Gil, Camella Da Eun Kim, Jane Mi, Miguel Nobrega, Katherine Parsons, Saakshita Prabhakar, Alexander Rickett, Daniel Schwarz Opening Reception: Thursday, Oct. 23, 5 – 8 pm Exhibition Dates: Oct. 23 – 31 Gallery Hours: Monday – Friday, 9 am – 4:30 pm New Wight Gallery Price: FREE More info… The New Wight Gallery is located on the first floor of the Broad Art Center. Parking is available in lot 3.

Fowler Out Loud: GuitAria Oct23

Fowler Out Loud: Gui...

The duo GuitAria reawakens the ancient combination of voice and guitar, producing sounds ranging from medieval ruminations and John Cage soundscapes to collisions between art songs and popular songs. Thursday, Oct. 23, 6 PM Fowler Courtyard Price: Free The Fowler Museum is located in the...

UCLA PHILHARMONIA Oct23

UCLA PHILHARMONIA

Bizet – Symphony in C Stravinsky – Petrushka (1947) Neal Stulberg, conductor 8 pm Schoenberg Hall Price: $14 general admission, $11 UCLA faculty, staff and students (with ID) More info… Schoenberg Hall is located in North East Campus, just off Hilgard Ave. Parking is...