.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.

Hammer Projects: Francis Upritchard Oct25

Hammer Projects: Fra...

Francis Upritchard’s first solo exhibition on the west coast features sculptural installations of archetypes—the psychic, the African, the nincompoop—hovering in a state of uncertainty. Modeled in polymer clay, the curious figures are rendered in a slightly unnerving scale. Oct. 25, 2014...

Artist Lecture: James Benning Oct30

Artist Lecture: Jame...

Acclaimed experimental filmmaker James Benning’s feature length films include 13 Lakes (2004), RR (2007), and Casting a Glance (2007), which have been shown in different venues around the world. Thursday, Oct. 30, 7:30 pm Price: Free More info… The Billy Wilder Theater is situated...

Hammer Projects: Mario Garcia Torres Nov01

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 Nov01

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 Nov01

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 Nov01

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 Nov01

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...

27th Sammy Yukuan Lee Lecture on Chinese Archaeology and Art: Jonathan Chaves Nov01

27th Sammy Yukuan Le...

Chaves, professor of Chinese literature at The George Washington University, will discuss the history of scholarly-religious pilgrimage and the role of the Yellow Mountains in the early Qing period. Saturday, Nov. 1, 1 pm Price: Free The Fowler Museum is located in the heart of UCLA’s north...

Fowler OutSpoken: Pascale Marthine Tayou, Gemma Rodrigues, and Franklin Sirmans in Conversation Nov01

Fowler OutSpoken: Pa...

During the opening of World Share: Installations by Pascale Marthine Tayou, curator Gemma Rodrigues introduces the work of the Cameroon-born, Belgium-based artist. An informal conversation with the artist follows. Saturday, Nov. 1, 6 pm Price: Free The Fowler Museum is located in the heart of...

Opening Party for World Share: Installations by Pascale Marthine Tayou Nov01

Opening Party for Wo...

Join us for a preview and celebration! Come early for a talk with the artist at 6 pm.Join us for a preview and celebration! Come early for a talk with the artist at 6 pm. Members, be sure to visit the Members Lounge for special refreshments from 7–8 pm. Saturday, Nov. 1, 7 – 9 pm Price:...

Batsheva Dance Compa...

Join UCLA CAP for the U.S. PREMIERE of the 50th anniversary performance of an explosive physical journey rich in sensations from one of the most influential dance companies in the world. Performance Dates: Saturday, Nov. 1, 8 pm Sunday, November 2, 4 pm Price: $29 – $89 ($15 UCLA students)...

Hammer Kids 826LA@Hammer: Creature Camp Nov02

Hammer Kids 826LA@Hammer: Creature Camp

Recommended for ages 7-11, Creature Camp is currently enlisting experienced monsters to mentor this year’s batch of monsterlings. If you think you have what it takes to help young monsters become the best versions of their beastly selves, please apply within! Creature Camp mentors will report to head monster counselor Lindsay Ringwald. Sunday, Nov. 2, 11 am Hammer Museum Admission is Free More info… Parking is available under the museum for a flat rate of $3 on the weekends.

Unity Club: Lecture by Peter Lu Nov03

Unity Club: Lecture ...

Come hear about the work of Peter Lu, and hear how to make your own networked game. 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 Screenings: “Heinecken Explains Heinecken” Nov04

Hammer Screenings: “...

Using one of Robert Heinecken’s lectures from 1988 as a framework, this film interweaves the artist’s voice with images of his work, creating a portrait of the legendary artist and teacher in his own words. This documentary of a pioneer in the postwar L.A. art scene perfectly captures...