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November 2015

L.A. Auto Show

November 20 - November 29
Los Angeles Convention Center,
1201 S. Figueroa St.
Los Angeles, 90001
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The biggest car show in the west unfolds downtown, displaying everything from elite Aston Martins to vintage Nissan Zs. Get revved up over debuts, concept cars, and one-of-a-kind rides.

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Fragonard’s Enterprise: The Artist and the Literature of Travel

November 28
|Every day until January 4, 2016
Norton Simon Museum of Art,
411 W. Colorado Blvd.
Pasadena, CA 91105 United States
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With his patron Jean-Claude Richard de Saint-Non, Jean-Honoré Fragonard tagged along on that privileged-class rite of passage known as the Grand Tour, sketching landscapes along the way.

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New Objectivity: Modern German Art in the Weimar Republic, 1919-1933

November 28
|Monday, Tuesday, Thursday: 11 am–5 pm Friday: 11 am–8 pm Saturday, Sunday: 10 am–7 pm

During the years between World War I and the Nazi era, German artists threw themselves into exploring the impact of modernism. Works by more than 50 of them capture their impressions.

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Los Angeles Auto Show

November 28
|November 20 - 29
Los Angeles Convention Center,
1201 S. Figueroa St.
Los Angeles, CA 90001 United States
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Starting November 20, Angelenos will have ten days to explore nearly 20 acres of stunning vehicles during the 2015 Los Angeles Auto Show

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Diana Thater: The Sympathetic Imagination

November 28
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Los Angeles County Museum of Art,
5905 Wilshire Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90036 United States
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As part of the museum’s ongoing initiative to focus on contemporary creators, LACMA has mounted an exhibition of the large-scale installations of this midcareer artist. The effect of Thater’s work, which incorporates video projectors, sculptural pieces, and fluorescent lights, is otherworldly

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L.A. Zoo Lights

November 28
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Los Angeles Zoo,
5333 Zoo Dr.
Los Angeles, CA 90027 United States
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Twinkling LED lights, video projections, and laser beams gussy up the animal campus for the holidays. Youngsters can also commune with a caribou or two at the Santa-approved Reindeer Romp.

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Ancient Colombia: A Journey Through the Cauca Valley

November 28 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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This exhibition traces the voyage of 16th-century conquistador Pedro Cieza de Léon

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General Dogon: Screaming Two Wheelers

November 28
|Every day until December 18, 2015
Skid Row History Museum and Archive,
440 S. Broadway
Los Angeles, CA 90013 United States
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Longtime skid row activist General Dogon isn’t just a community organizer. He also builds over-the-top lowrider bikes, which are on display at the museum that chronicles the lives and artifacts of the city’s homeless.

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Outside Mullingar

November 28 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Geffen Playhouse,
10886 Le Conte Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90024 United States
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Pulitzer winner John Patrick Shanley can lay claim to such cult films as Joe Versus the Volcano and Moonstruck. His latest Broadway opus, which won the 2014 Edgerton Foundation New American Play Award, examines the relationship between two neighbors in rural Ireland.

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Living for the Moment: Japanese Prints from the Barbara S. Bowman Collection

November 28 @ 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
|Monday, Tuesday, Thursday: 11 am–5 pm Friday: 11 am–8 pm Saturday, Sunday: 10 am–7 pm Closed Wednesdays, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day

During Japan’s Edo period (1615-1868), there was an explosion of printmaking known as ukiyo-e, or “pictures of the floating world.” The more than 100 ukiyo-e pieces at this exhibition reflect scenes of urban life, from theatrical shows to brothels.

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UH-OH: Frances Stark, 1991-2015

November 28 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Monday: Closed Tuesday: 11am - 8pm Wednesday: 11am - 8pm Thursday: 11am - 8pm Friday: 11am - 8pm Saturday: 11am - 5pm Sunday: 11am - 5pm
The Hammer Museum,
10899 Wilshire Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90024 United States
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Weaving pithy text into paintings, video installations, and illustrations, Stark has become as well known for her words as for her visuals. The retrospective traces the arc of the L.A. artist’s career, which began with collages and later embraced PowerPoint presentations and Instagram pics.

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Disguise: Masks & Global African Art

November 28 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
|Monday and Tuesday: closed Wednesday: noon – 5 pm Thursday: noon – 8 pm Friday through Sunday: noon – 5 pm
Fowler Museum at UCLA,
308 Charles E Young Drive N.
Los Angeles, CA 90024 United States
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Multimedia works by 12 contemporary artists of African heritage are displayed alongside pieces from the museum’s artisan mask collection, juxtaposing state-of-the-art techniques with old-school craftsmanship.

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Interior, Day (A Door Opens)

November 28 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
|Wednesday-Saturday 12:00pm -5:00pm
Depart Foundation,
9105 W Sunset Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90069 United States
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L.A. artist Marc Horowitz is known for his pranks (he managed to sneak his phone number onto a dry-erase board in a Crate & Barrel catalog and received 30,000 calls). His latest show features sculptures that make humorous forms out of thrift store junk.

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Lightly Knowing

November 28 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
|Opening reception: October 24, 6-8pm; General Hours: Monday Closed Tuesday 11:00 am – 6:00 pm Wednesday 11:00 am – 6:00 pm Thursday 11:00 am – 6:00 pm Friday 11:00 am – 6:00 pm Saturday 11:00 am – 6:00 pm Sunday Closed
Edward Cella Art + Architecture,
2754 S. La Cienega Blvd.
Los Angeles, 90034 United States
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Local sculptor Lynn Aldrich turns ordinary objects, such as household cleaning materials, into coral-like installations and transforms rain gutters into arboreal structures. Her environments feel familiar and alien at the same time.

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Straight White Men

November 28 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Center Theatre Group – Kirk Douglas Theatre,
9820 Washington Blvd.
Culver City, CA 90232 United States
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In a new play by Young Jean Lee, what starts out as a laid-back Christmas for a dad and his three adult sons turns into an examination of what it means to be white amid continued racial disharmony in America.

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Manzanar: The Wartime Photographs of Ansel Adams

November 29 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
|October 8, 2015–February 21, 2016
The Skirball Cultural Center,
2701 N. Sepulveda Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90049
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The Skirball presents Manzanar: The Wartime Photographs of Ansel Adams in association with the Japanese American National Museum

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December 2015

LA Opera Presents Norma

December 2 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
|December 2 – December 13
Dorothy Chandler Pavilion, Downtown L.A.,
135 N Grand Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90012
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In the Roman Empire, during a time of war, a love triangle of all-consuming passion unfolds in a feast of vocal fireworks

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First Friday Long Beach

December 4 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
|Every month on the first Friday until December 4, 2015
Bixby Knolls,
4313 Atlantic Ave
Long Beach, CA 90807 United States
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Every first Friday of the month, on the stretch between Bixby Road and San Antonio Drive, vendors, artists, and musicians gather to support local businesses

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Lexus LaceUp 2015

Lexus LaceUp Running Series presented by Saucony

December 6 @ 7:00 am - 12:00 pm

Stay fit for the holidays at the last stop of the 2015 Lexus LaceUp Running Series presented by Saucony season. The series celebrates runners and their friends with premium races including medals for all runners, tech T-shirts, brunch, craft beer, music and race-day packet pick up.

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Los Angeles magazine’s Big Holiday Party

December 9 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Los Angeles magazine,
5900 Wilshire Boulevard
Los Angeles, 90036 United States
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Los Angeles magazine invites you to shake, stir, sip and dance your way through the most festive cocktail tasting event of the season

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