PLAN ForYourArt TODAY: L.A.

Posted on: August 17th, 2012

ForYourArt selects the best opportunities to SEECOLLECTLEARN ABOUT, and SUPPORT art every day.

FRIDAY, AUGUST 17

PLAY MOCA
MOCA (Downtown)
6pm
The second installation of the PLAY MOCA performances series features music by Zola Jesus and Active Child, a DJ set by Ariel Pink and visuals by L.A. Dance Project, Benjamin Millepied and Rodarte This collaborative multimedia event is presented by Smashbox Cosmetics and curated by IAMSOUND and IO ECHO. This free event is sold-0ut, email celebrate@foryourart.com for your chance to win tickets.

Golden Golden Fundraiser
Human Resources (Chinatown)
7pm
This event features screenings of queer experimental films by artists Jess Dobkin, Leeroy Kun Young Kang, Nguyen Tan Hoang, Shawn Tamaribuchi, Chris Vargas, and Greg Youmans. Proceeds from the event benefit a film-in-progress by Erica Cho. Music to be provided by E.Z. and Rey Fukuda. $5 donation at the door.

Contemporary Solo Cello Music: A Retrospective
Norton Simon Museum (Pasadena)
7pm
This free performance features cellist Maksim Velichkin performing modern music in Norton Simon’s 20th-century gallery. Stickers for ensured seating to be distributed starting at 6:00pm.

 

Image:
Monster, Erica Cho. Film still, site-specific installation, 2009. Courtesy of the artist.