Five Artsy Things To Do This Weekend, Including Pop Sequentialism, Facebook-Inspired Art and First Fridays at NHM
"For the Birds" at Audubon Center at Debs Park
Five picks for arts events and exhibits opening this weekend, from LA Weekly's Calendar section:
1. "Peter Shire: Hokkaido Story Revisited: Late Spring" and "POP-SEQUENTIALISM: Great Comic Book Art of the Modern Age" at La Luz de Jesus
"At the definitive emporium of all things lowbrow, pop surrealist and wacko," Shana Nys Dambrot writes, Shire's "quirky, high-energy work is known for its hyperstylized forms and bold colors and patterns -- making it the ideal counterpart to the concurrent exhibition of iconic superhero-based comic art." More info...
2. "Max Maslansky: Behind the Internet" at Emma Gray HQ
The Nighttime Show with Stephen Kramer Glickman & More!
TicketsSat., May. 27, 10:00pm
Fresh Faces & Friends
TicketsSun., May. 28, 7:00pm
Tony Award-Winner Donna McKechnie From a Chorus Line
TicketsSun., May. 28, 7:30pm
TicketsMon., May. 29, 8:30pm
Improv Open Mic Happy Hour
TicketsTue., May. 30, 5:45pm
Maslansky's exhibit, writes Dambrot, "features paintings and related materials from his ongoing project of scouring social media, specifically Facebook, for images that resonate with his eccentric obsession." More info...
3. "For the Birds" at Audubon Center at Debs Park
Skylaire Alfvegren writes, "Arroyo Arts Collective, a grassroots group of artists, musicians, writers and creatives...organized 'For the Birds,' 18 site-specific installations relating to local birds, their habitat, health and migration." More info...
4. First Fridays at the Natural History Museum
The latest in the museum's popular discussion and live music series. More info...
5. Mother's Day at the Huntington
Treat Mom to the museum's popular champagne brunch. More info...
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