Wednesday, January 25, 2023

Weekly What To Do: Scribble Art Con, Isn't Real

A simple guide of things to do during the week.
Opens, Friday January 27, 2023
01.27.2023 (Fri.) – 04.02.2023 (Sun.)
JAPAN HOUSE Gallery, Level 2
6801 Hollywood Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90028
As inspired by the Great East Japan Earthquake and Tsunami,visionary new design practices are building safer futures for a changing world. The exhibition Designing with Disaster introduces the concept of “Regenerative Urbanism” – an anticipatory approach to urban design that explores the optimistic possibility of symbioses between humans and the natural and constructed worlds, embracing inevitable disasters and creating disaster-resilient environments.
Saturday, January 28, 2023
2:00 PM – 5:00 PM (PST)
JAPAN HOUSE Salon | Level 5
6801 Hollywood Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90028
Free, Must Register
The Terasaki Center’s annual Global Japan Forum brings together renowned experts in various fields to analyze and discuss key issues facing Japan today in a global context. Topics Disasters & Architecture. 

Art Collector Starter Kit IX
Richard Ahnert While We Wait
January 28, 2023 | 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
January 28 – March 4, 2023
571 S. Anderson St. Los Angeles, CA 90033
Open: Tuesday-Saturday, 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Ninth annual group exhibition featuring affordable 12” x 12” works from over 75 of the top artists in the New Contemporary art scene.

Ahnert takes anthropomorphic painting to a new level, lacing it with a quiet, yet unmistakable animism – an abiding kinship between human and animal. 

Sat Jan 28, 2023 - 8:00 PM
Scribble Showdown: After Dark
The Theatre at Ace Hotel, Los Angeles, CA Ages: 18 & Over

Arin Hanson (Egoraptor) and the audience will put TheOdd1sOut, JaidenAnimations, RubberRoss, and Domics through a series of brand new competitive drawing games… the kind of games that can’t be in an All Ages show.
Sunday, Jan 29
Pasadena Convention Center
$12.00 - $100
"Pasadena's only Comic book and toy convention. We will have special guests and artists along with many vendors over 100 tables of fun stuff."
Saturday, January 28, 2:00-5:00 pm
Santa Monica Place 395 Santa Monica Place, Santa Monica, at Broadway and Third Street Promenade
Santa Monica Place will be honoring the year of the rabbit on Saturday, January 28 and will offer several activities and performances for guests to enjoy under the red and gold strung lanterns. From 2:00-5:00 pm, the center will showcase traditional performances by lion dancers, on-site balloon and dough artists and guests will be able to hang their wishes for prosperity on the cherry blossom Wishing Tree.
Sunday, Jan 29 9am-6pm
Main Street from Garfield to 2nd Street, Alhambra
The free, multi-block festival will take place on Main Street from Garfield to 2nd Street. From 9 am to 6 pm, you can enjoy two stages with entertainment and more than 100 booths providing giveaways and activities.
Product Placement and Groundhog Day
Work will debut online at FRIDAY at 11am
We are so excited to release TWO new group shows THIS Friday at G1988 - celebrating pop culture in two very unique ways. First up, we have the return of Product Placement!This exhibit features artwork inspired by fictitious, and sometimes real, products found in movies and on TV. In addition to Product Placement, we're honoring the 1993 comedy classic, Groundhog Day, with a group show called "6:00 AM."

Featuring so many mediums and so many styles, all inspired by the film. Just watch for that first step, it's a doozy!

-Join Quiet Epidemic Co-Directors Lindsay Keys & Winslow Crane-Murdoch and Producers Daria Lombroso & Chris Hegedus for Q&As following the Thursday, Saturday, and Sunday shows January 26 & 28-29 at the Monica Film Center.
-Na Mira
Bad Ground
January 28 – March 18, 2023
Los Angeles
opening reception
Saturday January 28
5 to 7pm
2271 West Washington Boulevard
Los Angeles, California 90018

NIS 30th Anniversary Livestream Event

Join us in celebrating the 30th Anniversary of Nippon Ichi Software with a special livestream that focuses on new NIS game announcements, new merch, and plenty of giveaways!

The celebratory stream will take place on January 30, 2023at 10:00AM PT on Plus we're throwing a very special party to celebrate Prinny's 20th birthday, dood!

UCB, a cheapo comedy show almost every night, see comedians before they make podcasts and have
stories about the UCB and before they hit the big time.
Street Food Cinema-nothing till Feb

Rooftop Movies at The Montalbán-Nothing, much right now

Electric Dusk Drive-In