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GRACE JONES

“If the lights should go out, if the sound fails, I can still hold the audience. In the dark, without any trimmings. It’s a lonely place, but it’s a fascinating lonely place.” – Grace Jones Jones is in her sixties and she can’t understand why everyone nowadays goes to bed so early. Party-goers in New York […]

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"PARIS LA is born of shared perspectives. It’s a project, like a love story, that comes from the feeling of being in one place, thinking about another. A place between two cities, between scenes, between people, that exists only in the space of our imagination. In Paris, dreaming of the Pacific. Speaking French in LA. And it’s as true as a clear blue sky above us."—Dorothée Perret, Founder Editor (Paris, November 9, 2008)

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MALENA SZLAM — THROUGH THE MARGIN OF MIRRORS

In a lecture/performance this weekend, Malena Szlam “will draw from her writing and personal visual film archive to compose an ephemeral re-enactment of her 2010 installation piece THROUGH THE MARGIN OF MIRRORS. Fueled by experiences of displacement and migration between the Northern and Southern Hemispheres, Szlam will disclose aleatory links forged through dreams, language(s) and […]

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STARDUST — COMPLEXIONS CONTEMPORARY BALLET

“With the glorious sight of a young, talented troupe magnificently dancing to the sound of Bowie singing those monumental songs, STARDUST is arguably the most affecting of the many performance tributes to him.” – Darryl Reilly* STARDUST, a new work by Complexions Contemporary Ballet celebrating the music of David Bowie, will be performed at the Music Center […]

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SUNSHINE NOIR

The discovery of oil in Echo Park in 1892 brought in mountains of cash, corruption, and crime, and Los Angeles was transformed from a sleepy, rundown village into the birthplace of noir. “Promotional imagery of mountains, sun, and surf promised a better life and unlimited possibilities, but newspaper and tabloid photos showed newcomers that the […]

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356 MISSION — THE LAST SHOW

356 Mission, the non-profit artists’ space founded by Laura Owens and Wendy Yao, will close its doors next month. The last show is VICTOR ROSAS – ARTIFICIAL MASK, opening Friday night. From the statement by Owens and Yao: “After more than five years of public programming, 356 Mission’s final exhibitions are Alake Shilling’s MONSOON LAGOON, and an […]