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Unique LA
Barkar Hanger (Santa Monica)
This two day market will feature handmade art, clothing, jewelry and more by local designers. The largest independent design show in the country, Unique LA will feature products from more than 325 designers and artists. The event will feature DJs, free drinks, free craft projects,  workshops and more. Admission is $10 at the door.

Venice Beach Biennial
Venice Beach (Venice)
This three day event that will turn the Venice Beach boardwalk into an outdoor exhibition venue. Over the course of the weekend more than 50 artists will set up vending stands alongside veteran boardwalk artists, exhibiting new bodies of work, collaborating with veterans on new projects, displaying site-specific sculptures or installations, and presenting live performances. The event is directed by Hammer curator Ali Subotnick.

2012 Artillery Debates
Julia Dean Photo Workshop Studios (Hollywood)
This event, presented by Artillery Magazine, will feature figures from the Los Angeles art world debating topics including museums, the art market, and LACMA’s Levitated Mass. Winners will be determined by audience votes. Debaters include Mat Gleason, Mario Cutajar, Lane Barden, Ezrha Jean Black, and more.

Ghost Town
L&M Arts (Venice)
This party and art exhibition will feature performances by Tenacious D and Haim and works by artists including John Baldessari, Sam Durant, Mark Hagen, Amanda Ross-Ho, Alexis Smith and more. VIP admission begins at 6pm. Refreshments will be provided by Gjelina, Christophe Happillon and other local Venice establishments. VIP tickets cost $200 in advance and $250 at the door. General admission begins at 8pm. General admission tickets cost $100 in advance and $150 at the door. Proceeds benefit the Venice Family Clinic.

L&M Arts, Venice, California. Courtesy of The Architect’s Newspaper.