Tanja M. Laden

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  • 3 days ago | Art

    Ten years ago, curator Joan Adan put together her first exhibition at Forest Lawn Museum called Revolutions, which featured original art for album covers, posters, magazine illustrations and other visual-arts ephemera tied to the music industry. A...

  • 5 days ago

    It’s getting dark outside, and the end of daylight saving time is drawing near. Perfect timing for the new Skirball show “Light & Noir: Exiles and Émigrés in Hollywood, 1933-1950.” In 1933, Jews were banned from the German film industry, so they b...

  • 8 days ago | Events

    Drinking doesn't just need to happen in a dank, joyless bar with your head hunched over the counter and a tear in your beer. It's best done socially, with friends, enemies, strangers and everyone between. But other than watch sports, complain to t...

  • 19 days ago

    Los Angeles Filmforum is the longest-running experimental-film series in Los Angeles, and it’s hosting the seventh annual Festival of (In)appropriation, a program of shorts made from popular films and public-domain and archive footage. This year’s...

  • 21 days ago

    Dapper Cadaver is a horror prop house with a brand-new collection dubbed Creatures & Cultures. The morbid boutique’s recent expansion and thematic reorganization includes smaller rooms such as a cultural artifacts room, a butcher room and a coffin...

  • 22 days ago

    Lucha libre is a kind of masked wrestling popular in Mexico, and for the past 12 years it’s been a Los Angeles institution as well. The city’s only spectacle with ringside seats, Lucha VaVOOM Valentine: Dangerous/Beautiful brings together villains...