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October 2017

Film: Mapa Teatro’s Project 24

October 21 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
LACMA Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 5905 Wilshire Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90036 United States
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LACMA | Bing Theater Free and open to the public Mapa Teatro brought objects and archival materials from LACMA’s Bing Theater (a curtain, seats, chandelier parts, photographs, and documents) to the Fossil Lab of the nearby La Brea Tar Pits Museum, where they enlisted staff and volunteers to research the Bing's relics to unearth the theater's history. Mapa Teatro's 37-minute video of this performance is included in their installation in "A Universal History of Infamy," and will be screened twice…

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Michael Govan and Walter Isaacson on Leonardo da Vinci

October 22 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
LACMA Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 5905 Wilshire Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90036 United States
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LACMA l Bing Theater Free, tickets required Note: Capacity is limited; this event requires reservations. A receipt as proof-of-purchase from the LACMA Store is required for book signing. The LACMA Store opens at 11 am. For ticketing support, contact [email protected] Michael Govan, LACMA CEO and Wallis Annenberg Director, talks with acclaimed author Walter Isaacson about his new book on Leonardo da Vinci. Based on thousands of pages from the artist’s astonishing notebooks and new discoveries about his life and work,…

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Meet Walter Isaacson

October 22 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
LACMA Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 5905 Wilshire Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90036 United States
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Walter Isaacson discusses his new book, "Leonardo da Vinci," with Michael Govan at LACMA.

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Film: The Invisible Man

October 24 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
LACMA Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 5905 Wilshire Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90036 United States
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LACMA | Bing Theater $2 members, seniors (65+), and children (17 & under); $4 general public Note: Tickets can be purchased at LACMA's on-site Ticket Offices. 1933, 71 minutes, 35mm | Directed by James Whale; written by R.C. Sheriff based on the novel by H.G. Wells; with Claude Rains, Gloria Stuart, William Harrigan, Henry Travers, Una O’Connor, Forrester Harvey, Holmes Herbert, E.E. Clive, Dudley Digges, Harry Stubbs, Donald Stuart, Merle Tottenham A scientist finds a way of becoming invisible, but…

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Performance: Corazón del espantapájaros (Heart of the Scarecrow)

October 26 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
LACMA Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 5905 Wilshire Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90036 United States
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LACMA | Cantor Sculpture Garden Free and open to the public Guatemalan artist Naufus Ramírez-Figueroa’s participation in "A Universal History of Infamy" is an installation and a performance titled El Corazón del espantapájaros (Heart of the Scarecrow), after a play by Guatemalan playwright Hugo Carrillo. The costumes and props in the installation are activated for the performance by five L.A.-based performers working under the direction of the artist. Despite the critical success of the play in the 1960s, a 1975…

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Talk: The Seven Treasures: Japanese Enamels in the 19th Century

October 28 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
LACMA Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 5905 Wilshire Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90036 United States
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LACMA | Brown Auditorium Free and open to the public This lecture will examine Japanese enamels from their early use in architectural fittings, through elegant inlay in decorative sword fittings to the renaissance of the craft in the 1840s. The art of cloisonné enamelling became, from the late 1850s, one of Japan's most successful forms of export manufacture. The peak of artistic and technological sophistication was around 1880 to 1910, a period referred to as the "Golden Age." This was…

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Film: Mapa Teatro’s Project 24

October 28 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
LACMA Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 5905 Wilshire Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90036 United States
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LACMA | Bing Theater Free and open to the public Mapa Teatro brought objects and archival materials from LACMA’s Bing Theater (a curtain, seats, chandelier parts, photographs, and documents) to the Fossil Lab of the nearby La Brea Tar Pits Museum, where they enlisted staff and volunteers to research the Bing's relics to unearth the theater's history. Mapa Teatro's 37-minute video of this performance is included in their installation in "A Universal History of Infamy," and will be screened twice…

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November 2017

Film: Free Members-Only Screening | “Lady Bird”

November 2 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
LACMA Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 5905 Wilshire Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90036 United States
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In conjunction with Film Independent at LACMA LACMA | Bing Theater 2017, 93 minutes, color | Written by Greta Gerwig; directed by Greta Gerwig; with Saoirse Ronan, Laurie Metcalf, Tracy Letts, Timothée Chalamet, Lucas Hedges Includes a conversation with writer/director Greta Gerwig With a before-the-cameras career that has taken her from mumblecore (Hannah Takes the Stairs, Baghead) to films that exist as drama (Jackie) to idiosyncratic comedy-drama (Greenberg, 20th Century Women, Maggie’s Plan, Mistress America) to the musical (Damsels in…

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Film: The Girl from Mexico

November 14 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
LACMA Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 5905 Wilshire Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90036 United States
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LACMA | Bing Theater $2 members, seniors (65+), and children (17 & under); $4 general public Note: Tickets can be purchased at LACMA's on-site Ticket Offices. 1939, 71 minutes | Directed by Leslie Goodwins; written by Lionel Houser and Joseph Fields; with Lupe Velez Donald Woods, Leon Errol, Linda Hayes, Donald MacBride, Edward Raquello, Elisabeth Risdon, Ward Bond An ad man tours Mexico trying to cast a new radio show. In conjunction with the ongoing Tuesday Matinees film series.

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Talk: Cur-ATE: Chagall and the Arts

November 14 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
LACMA Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 5905 Wilshire Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90036 United States
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LACMA | BP Grand Entrance $100 members; $110 general public Note: Refunds will be granted only if the class is canceled. For ticketing support, contact [email protected] Enjoy a special evening dedicated to the love of food and art while exploring the museum after hours. Celebrate the power of music and the visual and performing arts in an after-hours tour of the special exhibition "Chagall: Fantasies of the Stage" with Maite Gomez-Rejon of ArtBites before enjoying a four-course Russian-French feast at…

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Film: Free Members-Only Screening | “The Shape of Water”

November 14 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
LACMA Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 5905 Wilshire Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90036 United States
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In conjunction with Film Independent at LACMA LACMA | Bing Theater 2017, 123 minutes, color | Screenplay by Guillermo del Toro and Vanessa Taylor, story by Guillermo del Toro; directed by Guillermo del Toro; with Sally Hawkins, Octavia Spencer, Doug Jones, Michael Shannon, Michael Stuhlbarg Includes a conversation with writer/director Guillermo del Toro and cast From Oscar-nominated writer/director Guillermo del Toro—whose projects from "Hellboy" to "Cronos" to "Pan’s Labyrinth" to "Pacific Rim" display the heart-on-his-ruffled-sleeves loamy romanticism (and lurking horrors)…

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Film: Free Members-Only Screening | “Mudbound”

November 16 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
LACMA Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 5905 Wilshire Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90036 United States
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In conjunction with Film Independent at LACMA LACMA | Bing Theater 2017, 134 minutes, color | Screenplay by Dee Rees and Virgil Williams, based on Mudbound by Hillary Jordan; directed by Dee Rees; with Carey Mulligan, Garrett Hedlund, Jason Clarke, Jason Mitchell, Mary J. Blige, Jonathan Banks Includes a conversation with producer Cassian Elwes The newest theatrical film from writer-director Dee Rees, which played this year’s Sundance Film Festival—where she had her initial success with her filmmaking debut, Pariah—is her…

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