Category: Los Angeles

The Every Woman Biennial

This Sunday June 2 is the opening reception of the Every Woman Biennial, 4-7pm, at The Bendix Building, our own LAYC/Ardor abode. The above “Palm Frond Moth” is by Morgan Wolfers, a 13-year-old transgender girl from Colorado, whose work will be featured in show amongst…

Femmebit

Femmebit is a 3-day visual art festival celebrating the work of over 75 diverse, enterprising and forward-thinking female-identifying artists currently based in Los Angeles. It takes place Friday, May 31st to Sunday, June 2nd 2019 at Civic Center Studios, located in the heart of Downtown’s…

Lady Starbeast

Lady Starbeast (aka Ilana Magill, Erica’s sister) and Mr. Starbeast (aka Marc Martell) will be traveling from Austin, TX to play the Silverlake Lounge Saturday May 11. This dark pop is fabbb. Seriously – Ilana’s vocals are sultry, powerful, operatic and wild. Marc’s instrumentation creates…

The Body as Archive

Installation view of “Current State of Everything: The Body As Archive” (2018) by dana washington in Time is Running Out of Time: Experimental Film and Video from the LA Rebellion and Today at Art + Practice (photo by Joshua White) via Hyperallergic.

Unariun Disco

UNARIUS NIGHT! with Director Jodi Wille Including… A UNARIUS Mixtape recently-unearthed and extremely rare Unarius videos from the 70s and 80s AND a rare new transfer of the Unarius psychodrama: THE DECLINE AND DESTRUCTION OF THE ORION EMPIRE – PART 4: RELIGIOUS DECEPTION AND SPIRITUAL…

Women Under the Influence

A journey into the ritualistic, intuitive and ecstatic worlds of Los Angeles through the female lens. A curated collection of short films and rare footage are screened on the rooftop with filmmakers Barbara McCullough (Water Ritual #1), Jodi Wille (The Source Family), and artist Megan…

Wiley Yoga Tales

Tune into last week’s Expanding Mind podcast, Erik’s description— “Yogi, psychonaut, and dear old pal Spiros Antonopoulos returns to talk about the Ashtanga lineage, Crowley’s yoga chops, the gifts of rigorous practice, NYC punk yoga, psychedelic Patanjali, and the ups and downs of opening his &…

Transcendent TV: The OA

Our pals Ashley & JC pushed us to The OA this past week, so we’ve been catching up. Beyond the tasty cinematic references, and compelling storytelling style, several pop California tropes emerge with resonance to our yoga practices. Here’s a few we found compelling (and…

S U P E R B L O O M

LA’s hillsides are in full bloom! They look as if someone got carried away on Holi and tossed gulal powder throughout the hillsides! It’s definitely worth a trip out of the city to take in the scenery. If you go: tread lightly, stay on the…

Libraries x Museums = 💥

Libraries! One of the few remaining bastions of social good that enable and empower everyone without discrimination. Where we can 1) READ 2) take classes 3) participate in cultural programs 4) stream movies!…and NOW?! 5) visit a handful of local LA museums for free. See the full list here. 

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