Each week ForYourArt brings you the best opportunities to SEE, COLLECT, LEARN, and SUPPORT art in Los Angeles and everywhere
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 23
Gagosian Gallery (Beverly Hills)
An exhibition of sculpture and drawings by Robert Therrien, his first show in Los Angeles in over a decade. Therrien has created tableau in which two and three-dimensional objects will be displayed on a maze of tables. This exhibition is part of the Pacific Standard Time Participating Galleries Program.
Blum & Poe (Culver City)
The Los Angeles debut of Sharon Lockhart's 2009 film Podwórka. Framed in the courtyards of Lodz, Poland, the film depicts six different groups of children in various modes of play. This exhibition is part of the Pacific Standard Time Participating Galleries Program.
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 24
Farmer's Market at Soho House
Soho House West Hollywood (West Hollywood)
Join Soho House and some of their favorite vendors in the Garden to purchase vegetables, wine, fruits, nuts, flowers, and honey. They will have live bluegrass from Ethan Wiley and face painters for the kids! Vendors include Botany Flowers, Dare to Dream, Out of the Box, Jiminez, Malibu Wines, African Baskets, Julia Crookston, and Shaun Rosendahl. To RSVP, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Phenomenal: California Light, Space, Surface
MCASD (San Diego)
This Pacific Standard Time exhibition focuses on perceptual investigations undertaken by artists during the 1960s and '70s in Los Angeles, fomenting some of the most vanguard practices engaging young artists today. Larry Bell, Mary Corse, Robert Irwin, Bruce Nauman, James Turrell, and Doug Wheeler are among a cadre of artists whose work focused on visual perception and facilitated an awareness of the viewer's physical body moving through space. The opening costs $20 for non-members, and the exhibition continues through January 25, 2012.
TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 27
Los Angeles Goes Live
A Pacific Standard Time exhibition, performance series and publication project that explores the histories and legacies of performance art in Southern California in the 1970s and early 80s. It will include a broad range of materials that represent the varied material record of performance: from photographic and video documentation to scores, scripts, costumes, posters and artist books.