Events
  • Sitting in Sound

    Jul 15| Special Event
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    Image: Electronic Sound Bath
     

  • L: Nora Jane Slade, Kate Mouse Mickey Moss, 2014, Photo transfer and fabric paint on sweatshirt, cardboard and found objects. R: Marisa Takal, I Love My Sister, 2016, Oil on canvas, 65 x 50 inches.

    Opening Reception: I Wish I Was a Telephone: Nora Jane Slade and Marisa Takal

    Celebrate the opening of the two-person exhibition of work by Los Angeles-based artists Nora Jane Slade and Marisa Takal.

    Light snacks and refreshments.

    Exhibition on view July 15 - August 19, 2017.

  • Amelia Gray is the author of the short story collections AM/PM, Museum of the Weird, and Gutshot, as well as the novels Threats and, most recently, Isadora, published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux. Her fiction and essays have appeared in The New Yorker, the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, Tin House, and VICE. She is winner of the New York Public Library Young Lions Award, of FC2's Ronald Sukenick Innovative Fiction Prize, and a finalist for the PEN/Faulkner Award. 

  • Image: BijaRi, On the rooftops of Santa Domingo-Savio neighborhood as part of the project Contando con Nosotros, 2011

    Opening Reception 3-5pm /  Curator and Artist led walk-thru of the exhibition, 3pm  /  Free

  • Talking to Action

    Sep 17| Exhibition
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    Image: Eduardo Molinari, Confluencia 2: Los Angeles River, 2016.

    Talking to Action: Art, Pedagogy, and Activism in the Americas is an exhibition and bilingual publication that investigates contemporary, community-based social art practices in the Americas. Talking to Action is part of the Getty’s initiative Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA, a far-reaching and ambitious exploration of Latin American and Latino art in dialogue with Los Angeles.
     

  • Luis J. Rodriguez was Los Angeles Poet Laureate from 2014-2016. The twenty-fifth edition of his first book, Poems Across the Pavement, won a 2015 Paterson Award for Sustained Literary Achievement. He has written fourteen other books of poetry, children’s literature, fiction, and nonfiction, including the best-selling memoir Always Running: La Vida Loca: Gang Days in L.A. Rodriguez is also founding editor of Tia Chucha Press and co-founder of Tia Chucha’s Centro Cultural & Bookstore in the San Fernando Valley. In 2016 Tia Chucha Press produced the largest anthology of L.A.-area poets, Coiled Serpent: Poets Arising from the Cultural Quakes & Shifts of Los Angeles. Rodriguez’s last memoir It Calls You Back: An Odyssey Through Love, Addiction, Revolutions, and Healing was a finalist for the 2012 National Book Critics Circle Award. His latest poetry collection Borrowed Bones appeared in 2016 from Curbstone Books/Northwestern University Press.

  • Raised in Philadelphia, with roots in South Africa and Trinidad, Zinzi Clemmons’ writing has appeared in Zoetrope: All-Story, Transition, The Paris Review Daily, and elsewhere. She has received fellowships and support from the MacDowell Colony, Bread Loaf, the Fine Arts Work Center in Provincetown, and the Kimbilio Center for African American Fiction. She is co-founder and former Publisher of Apogee Journal, and a Contributing Editor to LitHub. She teaches literature and creative writing at the Colburn Conservatory and Occidental College. Her debut novel, What We Lose, as well as a second title, are forthcoming from Viking.

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OTIS VISITING ARTIST LECTURE SERIES SPRING 2015
 
Jeff Guess
 
THURSDAY March 26th, 2015
GFA STUDIOS, 10455 JEFFERSON BLVD, CULVER CITY 90230


11.15 AM - 12.30 PM

Jeff Guess is an artist and professor of digital media at the École Nationale Supérieure d'Arts Paris-Cergy. Some of his most recent exhibitions include : A-T-T-E-N-T-I-O-N (Bienniale International Design, Saint-Étienne, 2015), (Mis)Understanding Photography - Works and Manifestos (Museum Folkwang, Essen, 2014), Média Médiums (Ygrec Gallery, Paris, 2014), Silicon Valley Contemporary (McEnery Convention Center, San Jose, 2014), Nouvelles acquisitions, (Les Abattoirs, Toulouse, 2014), Poetics of Light - Pinhole Photography (New Mexico History Museum, Santa Fe, 2014), and Ladies and Gentlemen We Are Floating in Space (Young Projects, Los Angeles, 2013). He also co-directs Media Mediums, a research project exploring the archeology of telecommunications media and technologies and their relationship to a wide range of spirit and supranormal phenomena, which has taken on the form of a seminar, an exhibition, 20 publications, and numerous events. A bi-lingual book will be published by Les Presses du Réel in 2015-16.

www.guess.fr
www.mediamediums.net

March 2015
26
Lectures
Jeff Guess Lecture
11:15AM - 12:30PM MFA Studios
Open to the Public
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Graduate Fine Arts
March 2015
26
2015-03-26 11:15 2015-03-26 12:30
Lectures
Jeff Guess Lecture
11:15AM - 12:30PM | MFA Studios
10455 Jefferson blvd Culver City CA 90232
Open to the Public
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