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PIERRE HENRY IN CONCERT

Last week, Pierre Henry performed for one week at le carreau du temple in Paris. Pierre Henry is a pioneer of the musique concrete genre in electronic music. He is now almost 90 years old, impossible to believe.        

About this blog

PARIS, LA blog is about the magic accidents of life. It’s about artists, writers, photographers, musicians and designers that cross our mind, and our heart for a day, a season, a life! It refers to a vital substance that nourishes, and inspires our soul day by day. A sort of vivid shadow that manages to give birth twice a year to a print magazine named PARIS, LA.
—Dorothée Perret

The Tam O' Shanter, the oldest family-owned restaurant in Los Angeles

WEEKLY WRAP UP | JUNE 2-6, 2014

THE WEEK IN REVIEW SUNDAY: This past weekend, Cinefamily and Jodi Wille (featured in Paris-LA #5) presented: Welcome Space Brothers, the films of Unarius. These wacky wonderful films were out of this world! MONDAY: Jory Rabinovitz plays with alchemy and chemistry in his exhibition at Martos Gallery in New York City. TUESDAY: More alchemical processes, […]

LA STORY

The best romantic comedy about LA! Written by and starring Steve Martin, LA Story touches on all of the stereotypes of this city – superficiality, obsession with health & beauty, earthquakes, traffic, meaningless art, sunshine, etc. Harris Telemacher (played by Steve Martin) searches for deeper meaning and love in the sprawling Los Angeles landscape. He’s […]

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LA <===> AA | LOS ANGELES FILM FORUM

This weekend Los Angeles FilmForum presents: LA <===> AA, films from the 52nd Ann Arbor Film Festival. Filmmakers Thom Andersen, Daniel Brantley, Sílvia Das Fadas, Andrew Kim, Troy Morgan, Charlotte Pryce, and Mark Toscano will be in attendance, along with AAFF Program Director David Dinnell. The screening takes place this Sunday, June 8th at 7:30PM at The […]

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PENTTI MONKKONEN BOOK LAUNCH PRESENTED BY DoPe PRESS & OOGA BOOGA THIS THURSDAY!

Please join us this Thursday night, June 5th, from 6-8PM, in Los Angeles at Ooga Booga Chinatown, for the launch of Pentti Monkkonen‘s new monograph Box Truck Paintings, published by our very own DoPe Press! Pentti Monkkonen was also featured on the cover of issue no.10 of Paris-LA Magazine. At 7PM, artist Evan Holloway will […]

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ANDREW CANNON : CHEMICAL COMPUTER

If you live in the Los Angeles area, you must go and see this exhibition of paintings by Andrew Cannon at the Santa Monica Museum of Art! Cannon is interested in holography and alchemical processes. His paintings are beautifully layered with various mediums, paints, and metallic foils, giving them a wonderful texture and lustrous iridescent shimmer. Materials […]