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TUESDAY, JULY 10
Mash-Up: Collage from 1930 to the Present
L&M Arts (Venice)
Opening reception for an exhibition featuring works by contemporary artists who incorporate collage into their works. Mash-Up will featuring pieces by artists including Paul McCarthy, Sterling Ruby, CK Wilde, and Romare Bearden. On view through August 31, 2012.
Ashley Hunt: Notes On an Emptying City
Hammer Museum (Westwood)
Presented in conjunction with Made in L.A. 2012, Notes on the Emptying of a City is based on Hurricane Katrina and the questions of race, visibility, and speech that the event continues to reveal. Alone on stage, Hunt will narrate his experiences of working with a delegation of social justice activists in New Orleans while presenting images of the city interspersed with video of citizens’ testimony.Image: Joseph Cornell, Untitled (Grand Hotel), c. 1950s. Box construction. Courtesy of Sprueth Magers.