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JUL 26–AUG 8

 

Los Angeles County Museum of Art

 

No need to adjust your eyes, you should be seeing double! Come see LACMA's latest groundbreaking exhibition 3D: Double Visionwhich features artworks drawn from the realms of art, science, mass culture, and entertainment that dazzle the eyes and provoke the imagination. 

Also, don't forget to say goodbye to all of David Hockney's friends in  David Hockney: 82 Portraits and 1 Still-life. The exhibition closes on July 29. 

ART

 

3D: DOUBLE VISION

Opens Jul 15

The quest for perfect 3D representation drives innovation, stimulates creative expression, and sparks wonder in generation after generation. 3D: Double Vision is the...

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ART

 

DAVID HOCKNEY: 82 PORTRAITS AND 1 STILL-LIFE
Now on view

In 82 Portraits and 1 Still-life, David Hockney offers a vibrant and intimate view of people with whom he has developed relationships over the past 50 years. The majority of the...

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TALK

 

EXHIBITION TOUR: A UNIVERSAL HISTORY OF INFAMY—THOSE OF THIS AMERICA
Sat Aug 4 | 1:30 and 3 pm | Free
| Charles White Elementary School*

Join local artists and educators for guided tours of the exhibition. A Universal History of Infamy: Those of This America presents work by contemporary...


*This program is part of PST: LA/LA and takes place off-site at 2401 Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles, California 90057

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CUR-ATE: EXPLORING NATURE
Tue Aug 7 | 6 pm | Ray's & Stark Bar

Enjoy a special evening dedicated to the love of food and art while exploring the museum after hours. Discover how artists throughout the centuries have depicted nature...

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FAMILIES

 

ANDELL FAMILY SUNDAYS: RADIATING COLOR
Sun Jul 29 | 12:30 pm | Free

Mark Grotjahn’s large colored-pencil drawings are all about color and optical illusions. Check out the exhibition Mark Grotjahn: 50 Kitchens. Fun fact: the “kitchen” in the title...

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FAMILIES

 

ON-SITE: NORTH HOLLYWOOD—COMIC-INSPIRED ART SERIES
Mon Jul 30 | 2 pm | Free | North Hollywood Amelia Earhart Regional Library*

Learn about the styles of various artists from LACMA's collection—such as Enrique Chagoya, Roy Lichtenstein, and Takashi Murakami—who incorporate comics...

*This program takes place off-site at 5211 Tujunga Ave., North Hollywood, CA 91605

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FAMILIES

 

ANDELL FAMILY SUNDAYS: PRINTMAKING IN ITALY
Sun Aug 5 | 12:30 pm | Free

Explore the printmaking boom during the Italian Renaissance in the exhibition The Chiaroscuro Woodcut in Renaissance Italy. Learn simple printmaking techniques in artist-led...

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COURSE

 

ONE-DAY WORKSHOP—LET'S MAKE BOOKS!: FAMILY CLASS FOR AGES 5+
Sat Jul 28, Aug 4 | 10 am

Create fun, handmade books! Learn bookmaking techniques, as well as how to use color, texture, pattern, design, and composition. Families can create books together...

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 SPECIAL

 

FIRST-TIME FRIDAYS: SUMMER EVENINGS AT LACMA

Fri Jul 27 | 5 pm | Free

Never been to LACMA? Let’s change that this summer! Stop by and check out what LACMA has to offer. Friday evenings are a great time to make your first visit—museum galleries...

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COURSE

 

ONE-DAY WORKSHOP—DRAWING: FOCUS ON MODERN ART
Sat Jul 28 | 1 pm

 

Learn basic drawing techniques and get expert tips that allow you to develop your own creative work. Study LACMA’s diverse collection of modern sculpture and paintings to build...

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COURSE

 

WRITING WORKSHOP—INSURGENT ART: OVERCOMING INFAMY
Sat Jul 28 | 1:30 pm | Free | Charles White Elementary School*

In collaboration with teaching artists from Get Lit–Words Ignite!, you will be introduced to your own inner insurgent, the part of you which rejects what has been and imagines...

*This program takes place off-site at 2401 Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles, California 90057

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COURSE

 

ONE-DAY WORKSHOP: BON VIVANT STUDIO
Fri Aug 3 | 6 pm
 
Have a creative experience looking at and making art inspired by In the Fields of Empty Days: The Intersection of Past and Present in Iranian Art....

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COURSE

 

ON-SITE: ANIMALS IN EGYPTIAN ART
Tue Aug 7 | 3 pm | Free | Benjamin Franklin Library*

 

Visit the Benjamin Franklin Library for an art workshop where we will discuss the representation of animals in Egyptian art and their use of visual storytelling...

*This program takes place off-site at 2200 E 1st St, Los Angeles, CA 90033

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FILM

 

TUESDAY MATINEES
Tuesdays | 1 pm

Watch a classic film each week at LACMA.

Anastasia | Jul 31

The Call of the Cumberlands | Aug 7 

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FILM

 

ILM AT LACMA
 Enjoy films, guest–curated programs, and conversations with artists, curators, and more. 

 

Classic and Contemporary...  | Yi Yi | Thu Jul 26

The Color of Pomegranates (Sayat Nova) | Sun Jul 29

Free Sneak Preview | Searching | Thu Aug 2

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MUSIC

 

MUSIC AT LACMA

Join us for free concerts every weekend.

Jazz at LACMA | Fridays at 6 pm

Latin Sounds | Saturdays at 5 pm

Sundays Live | Sundays at 6 pm

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FROM OUR FRIENDS

 

JOIN LACMA AT CENTRAL AVENUE JAZZ FESTIVAL
Jul 28–29 | Free | Central Ave. between King Blvd. and Vernon Ave.

The all-star FREE festival returns July 28 & 29 with Betty Bryant, Pete Escovedo Orchestra, Spanish Harlem Orchestra, and many more. Plus, make art at the LACMA booth.

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