5429 W. Washington Blvd., Los Angeles, CA
2:00pm to 8:15pm
"One of the most exciting up and coming Artist's collectives in the city, Imagine Us Free, is presenting the first Imaginese Arts Festival. Pulling from the vast pool of artists associated with the company and a connection with critically acclaimed Four Clowns, a stellar line up of innovative and challenging art has been chosen for the inaugural Imaginese Arts Festival."
The Festival opens on Friday Dec. 7th with a children’s clown show Somewhere like Earth, that teaches a vital age group about the importance of sustainability while keeping a smile on the faces of parents and children alike. Four Clowns is rapidly becoming one of the most popular and thrilling theater Groups in Los Angeles, having been recognized by The Hollywood Fringe Festival, the Ovation Awards, And Bitter Lemons as being among the top in their field. The clowns has been called “Hilarious and Aggressive” by the Huffington Post and said to present “live comedy with potentially curative powers.”
All activities are held at the Attic Theatre at 5429 W. Washington Blvd. in Los Angeles, CA. Tickets are the Imaginese Arts Festival are available for purchase online at http://imagineseartsfestival.bpt.me/
5905 Wilshire Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 92656
Lecture by Sheila Blair, Norma Jean Calderwood Chair of Islamic and Asian Art, Boston College
Persian art is not only crafted from the finest materials, but it is also extremely witty, displaying a lively interaction between text and image. Sheila Blair, Norma Jean Calderwood Chair of Islamic and Asian Art at Boston College, presents this illustrated lecture that investigates one example of interplay between the verbal and visual: the painting of "Humay and Humayun celebrating the consummation of their Marriage" (from the famous copy of Khwaju Kermani's poems made at Baghdad in 1396), showing how its complex metaphors and allusions have continued to delight audiences from the 14th century up to the present day.
14900 La Mirada Blvd, La Mirada, CA 90638
Performing as The Gizmo Guys, Allan Jacobs and Barrett Felker have amazed and amused audiences around the world with their uniquely winning combination of dazzling technique and infectious humor. The ...