"Infinity Pod" at Radiant Space immerse themselves in a cozy structure that's only big enough for one or two at a time, but also as big as the universe. The installation is a complex program of light and mirrors (and an automatic camera so you don't have to waste precious time on selfies) that pulses fractal starlight through the space and your brain, symbolizing the cosmic potential for beauty and happiness in life and in Los Angeles. Outside the pod, the gallery displays Sarkin's sculptural "forest fire" works, in which fire-scarred timber is symbolically revivified. Visits to the gallery are free, the pod is experienced in two-minute visits at $5, and a series of special ticketed events inside the installation includes three sound baths in August and a slate of eclectic musical performances throughout the run of the show, all culminating in feminist night on Sept. 21.
For two glorious, intense minutes, visitors to Darren Sarkin's