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LA Starting April 2013 Pacific Standard Time Presents: Moder

Postby davidk6 » Thu Nov 22, 2012 9:34 am

http://www.pacificstandardtimepresents.org/

Pacific Standard Time Presents: Modern Architecture in L.A. celebrates the city's modern architectural heritage through exhibitions and programs at arts institutions in and around L.A. starting in April 2013. Supported by grants from the Getty Foundation, Modern Architecture in L.A. is a wide-ranging look at the postwar built environment of the city as a whole, from its famous residential architecture to its vast freeway infrastructure.

Exhibition Partners
A+D Architecture and Design Museum
Art, Design & Architecture Museum, UC Santa Barbara
Hammer Museum
J. Paul Getty Museum
Kellogg University Art Gallery at Cal Poly Pomona
Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA)
MAK Center for Art and Architecture
Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles (MOCA)
Southern California Institute of Architecture (SCI-Arc)
Programming Partners

Center for Land Use Interpretation
Community Arts Resources
Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Garden
Los Angeles Conservancy
Machine Project
Pasadena Heritage
UCLA Department of Architecture and Urban Design
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List of Exhibits

Postby davidk6 » Sun Jan 13, 2013 5:00 pm

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Postby scowsa » Tue Mar 12, 2013 6:48 am

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davidk6 posted this at the turn of the year and the dates for some of the events of particular interest to LoL folks are getting close. So you out-of-town folks can start planning your trips.

LA Times article http://www.latimes.com/entertainment/arts/culture/la-et-cm-ca-pst-curators-getty-20130310,0,1979703.story

J. Paul Getty Museum
Overdrive: L.A. Constructs the Future, 1940–1990
Apr 09—Jul 21, 2013

Hammer Museum
A. Quincy Jones: Building For Better Living
May 25—Sep 08, 2013
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Postby scowsa » Tue Mar 19, 2013 12:04 pm

The full calendar of events has now been posted at
http://www.pacificstandardtimepresents.org/calendar/
and includes a few more of interest to MCM folks.

Outside In: The Architecture of Smith and Williams
Apr 13—Jun 16, 2013
Art, Design & Architecture Museum at UC Santa Barbara

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Shoreline House for Orange County Home Show by Whitney Smith and Wayne Williams, Smith and Williams, 1957.

CicLAvia and Wilshire Boulevard: An on-the-ground exploration of this iconic boulevard’s modernist roots.
CicLAvia involves closing the roads to just bicycles and pedestrians and " a downloadable podcast and an in-depth architectural guide
will provide CicLAvia participants with a deeper understanding of the impressive modern architectural history along this vital corridor."
Sunday, June 23, 2013
10:00am—3:00pm

Technology and Environment: The Postwar House in Southern California
While the region’s postwar residential architecture is highly celebrated, less recognized are the innovations in construction technology
and materials that made such developments possible. Cal Poly Pomona explores the link between new building techniques and pioneering
modern design in several iconic houses.
W. Keith and Janet Kellogg University Art Gallery at Cal Poly Pomona
Apr 11—Jul 12, 2013
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