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November 2014

California Dreamin’: The Sounds of Laurel Canyon, 1965-1977

November 23
|Every day until November 30, 2014
The GRAMMY Museum,
800 W. Olympic Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90015 United States
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In the 1960s and ’70s, Laurel Canyon was the soul of the West Coast folk and rock scene

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Vroom: The Art of the Motorcycle

November 23
|Closed Mondays
The Forest Lawn Museum,
6300 Forest Lawn Dr., Los Angeles, CA 90068 United States
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Iron horse. Chopper. Crotch rocket. Motorcycles aren’t just a means of locomotion; they’re cultural symbols. You don’t have to be an easy rider to appreciate these vintage bikes and motorcycle-themed works.

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Pompeii: The Exhibition

November 23
|Every week on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until January 4, 2015

With over 150 precious artifacts, from garden frescoes to gladiator armor, experience life in the former Roman city before a volcanic eruption destroyed it

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Marsden Hartley: The German Paintings 1913-1915

November 23
|Every week on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until November 30, 2014

nfluenced by his two years in Berlin, the works of American modernist painter Marsden Hartley reference World War I, Native American motifs, and military symbols

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African Cosmos: Stellar Arts

November 23
|Every week on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until November 30, 2014

This is the first major exhibition exploring the historical legacy of African cultural astronomy and its intersection with traditional and contemporary African arts

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Big Quilts in Small Sizes: Children’s Historical Bedcovers

November 23
|Closed Wednesdays

Ten quilts chosen from the museum’s collection, all of them made for children, reflect the same meticulous stitching and geometric patterns that have been used to create bedcovers in the United States for centuries

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Hammer Projects: N. Dash

November 23
|Closed Mondays

Rooted in direct experimentation with materials, this exhibition explores Dash’s use of natural materials; her handling of paper, canvas, cotton, and linen; and her intentional placement of her works within the surrounding architecture

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Hammer Projects: Mario Garcia Torres

November 23
|Closed Mondays

Filmed as though it were a motivational speech or a TED talk, Garcia Torres’s video speculates on the fraught biography of fake scribe Alan Smithee

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New Directions: A Juried Exhibition of the Textile Society of America

November 23
|Closed Mondays
Craft & Folk Art Museum,
5814 Wilshire Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90036 United States
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The Textile Society of America has organized its first juried exhibition of contemporary textile art in conjunction with its 2014 biennial symposium

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Route 66: The Road and the Romance

November 23
|Every week on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until January 4, 2015

There’s a lot more to the country’s most famous highway than kicks

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Hollywood Costume

November 23
|Through March 15, 2015
Academy Museum of Motion Pictures,
8949 Wilshire Blvd., Beverly Hills, CA 90036 United States
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More than 100 items spanning century of cinema history are on display in this exhibition that was put together by costume designer Deborah Nadoolman Landis

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Los Angeles Auto Show

November 23
|Through November 30, 2014
Los Angeles Convention Center,
1201 S. Figueroa St., Los Angeles, 90001
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Starting on November 21, one of the most influential and best-attended auto shows globally, the Los Angeles Auto Show, will open its doors to the public

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’night Mother

November 23
|Through December 14, 2014
Lost Studio,
130 S La Brea Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90036 United States
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After Jessie announces that she’s going to kill herself at the end of the night, her mother tries to convince her that life is worth living

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The Full Dollar Collection of Contemporary Art

The ongoing neighborhood-based public art project is conducted by Ecuador-based artists and anthropologist X. Andrade.

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Pierre Huyghe

November 23
|Every day until February 22, 2015

Nearly 50 of Huyghe’s multimedia pieces, including an installation with a live dog, are on view at the retrospective.

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Clare Graham & MorYork: The Answer Is Yes

November 23 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Closed Mondays
Craft & Folk Art Museum,
5814 Wilshire Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90036 United States
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Clare Graham takes recycling to the next level

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Clare Graham & MorYork: The Answer Is Yes

November 23 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Closed Mondays
Craft & Folk Art Museum,
5814 Wilshire Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90036 United States
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Clare Graham takes recycling to the next level

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Burning Down the House: Ellen Brooks, Jo Ann Callis, Eileen Cowin

November 23 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Every week on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until January 11, 2015

PMCA’s latest installation brings us the work of Brooks, Callis, and Cowin. Their storytelling photography addresses the evolving role of women, their torments and obsessions, and the domestic conflict they faced in Southern California from the 1970s to the early 2000s. 

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Stas Orlovski: Chimera

November 23 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Every week on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until January 11, 2015

Bouncing off the projections of 18th- and 19th-century Phantasmagoria, Stas Orlovski’s installation is a drawing accompanied by a soundscape of Victorian-era instruments taken from Steven Roden’s personal collection.

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An Opening of the Field: Jess, Robert Duncan, and Their Circle

November 23 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Every week on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until January 11, 2015

The collages of Jess Collins that accompanied his poet and partner Robert Duncan’s works earned the duo infamy as modernist pioneers in the 20th century. This exhibition centers on their relationship as well as their creations.

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