Events on Saturday, November 17

Create:Fixate presents Magnetic

Art

Create:Fixate presents Magnetic

Saturday 11/17 @ Lot 613

 Life creates Life and Energy creates Energy. We are each dancing to our singular sensation around our own particular blueprint, yet linked... 

Milo Greene

Music: Folk

Milo Greene

Saturday 11/17 @ El Rey

W/ Aaron Embry   On Sale Now!... 

"Glory by the Aid of the Pencil": Still Life in Ancient Painting

Art: Lecture

"Glory by the Aid of the Pencil": Still Life in Ancient Painting

Saturday 11/17 @ Norton Simon Museum of Art

In his Natural History, the Roman author Pliny praised ancient Greek painters for their keen ability to represent the illusion of... 

Buika

Music: Global

Buika

Saturday 11/17 @ Luckman Fine Arts Complex

Hailed as the “Flamenco Queen” by the New York Post, Latin Grammy nominated artist Concha Buika makes her triumphant return to... 

Ongoing Events

Cliff's Edge

Food/Wine

Cliff's Edge

Saturday 11/17 @ Cliff's Edge

Silver Lake's gorgeous Cliff's Edge has been enlivened with the recent addition of a new chef, Frenchman Benjamin Bailly. 29-year-old Bailly... 

<em>Anna Karenina</em>

Film

Anna Karenina

Saturday 11/17 @ Various Los Angeles theaters

Anna Karenina, the latest adaptation of Leo Tolstoy's novel, reunites Keira Knightley with Atonement director Joe Wright. Several years after Anna,... 

<em>Graphic Design: Now in Production</em>

Art: Design

Graphic Design: Now in Production

Saturday 11/17 @ Hammer Museum

This major international exhibition explores how graphic design has broadened its reach over the past decade, expanding from a specialized profession... 

<em>Diana Vreeland: The Eye Has to Travel</em>

Film: Documentary

Diana Vreeland: The Eye Has to Travel

Saturday 11/17 @ Sundance Cinema Sunset

Diana Vreeland: The Eye Has to Travel is a documentary about icon of fabulousness Vreeland. A woman who truly understood the... 

Public Kitchen & Bar

Food/Wine

Public Kitchen & Bar

Saturday 11/17 @ Public Kitchen & Bar

Everything tastes better with an egg on it, or so reads the menu at Public Kitchen and Bar. A collaboration between... 

Peter Mac: <em>Judy and Company</em>

Performing Arts: Cabaret

Peter Mac: Judy and Company

Saturday 11/17 @ Oil Can Harry's

The remarkable performer Peter Mac brings his show Judy and Company to Oil Can Harry's in Studio City. Mac, who began performing as... 

Adam Secore: <em>Escape</em>

Art: Photography

Adam Secore

Saturday 11/17 @ Kana Manglapus Projects

Adam Secore is a successful commercial artist, with work appearing in big-name publications like GQ and Rolling Stone. His debut solo... 

<em>Stanley Kubrick</em>

Art

Stanley Kubrick

Saturday 11/17 @ LACMA

Los Angeles fans of Stanley Kubrick discover the process behind the director's many labors of love at the first US retrospective... 

In a Place Called Hollywood: A Stroll Through the First 100 Years of Tinseltown

City Gems: Guided Tour

In a Place Called Hollywood

Saturday 11/17 @ Various LA locations

Take a trip into Hollywood's Golden Age with a tour celebrating 100 years of Tinseltown. The Felix in Hollywood Tour Company... 

Sassafras

Food/Wine

Sassafras

Saturday 11/17 @ Sassafrass

The 1933 Group's supremely stylish new Hollywood bar Sassafras evokes another time and place. All 1933 Group bars (Bigfoot Lodge, Oldfield's,... 

<em>Dee Dee Ramone: A Memorial Exhibition</em>

Art: Painting & Drawing

Dee Dee Ramone: A Memorial Exhibition

Saturday 11/17 @ Subliminal Projects

See the artwork of one of punk rock's forefathers in Dee Dee Ramone: A Memorial Exhibition. In commemoration of the 10th... 

<em>Bodies and Shadows: Caravaggio and His Legacy</em>

Art: Painting & Drawing

Bodies and Shadows: Caravaggio and His Legacy

Saturday 11/17 @ Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Bodies and Shadows: Caravaggio and His Legacy introduces the work of Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio (1571–1610), one of the most popular... 

<em>L.A. Skin & Ink</em>

Art: Group Show

L.A. Skin & Ink

Saturday 11/17 @ Craft and Folk Art Museum

L.A. Skin & Ink, a celebration of LA’s place in tattoo history, is now on view at the Craft and Folk Art... 

St. Felix

Food/Wine

St. Felix

Saturday 11/17 @ Saint Felix

Located at the former home to Citizen Smith, St. Felix is an elegant yet unpretentious new addition to Hollywood's Cahuenga Corridor.... 

Gordon Ramsay's The Fat Cow

Food/Wine

Gordon Ramsay's The Fat Cow

Saturday 11/17 @ The Fat Cow

Gordon Ramsay's new restaurant at the Grove, the Fat Cow offers comfort food made with fresh produce from the world-famous Farmer's... 

<em>No Strangers: Ancient Wisdom in a Modern World</em>

Art: Photography

No Strangers: Ancient Wisdom in a Modern World

Saturday 11/17 @ Annenberg Space for Photography

The Annenberg Space for Photography is pleased to announce its next exhibit – no strangers: ancient wisdom in a modern world,... 

Mark Ryden <em>The Gay 90s: West</em>

Art: Painting & Drawing

Mark Ryden

Saturday 11/17 @ Michael Kohn Gallery

Mark will have an exhibition of new paintings entitled The Gay 90's: West at the Michael Kohn Gallery.

The Bob Baker Marionette Theater presents <em>The Nutcracker</em>

Theatre

Bob Baker presents The Nutcracker

Saturday 11/17 @ Bob Baker Marionette Theater

In the early '60s, Bob Baker and partner Alton Wood founded a marionette theater, establishing what has become the longest-running children's... 

Maiden Noir Pop-Up Shop

Fashion/Style: Shopping

Maiden Noir Pop-Up Shop

Saturday 11/17 @ Our Favorite Shop

So Cal footwear brand CLAE collaborates with Tokyo/Seattle clothing company Maiden Noir on a Fall/Winter 2012 capsule collection. The star of... 

The Bar at Cliff's Edge

Food/Wine

The Bar at Cliff's Edge

Saturday 11/17 @ Cliff's Edge

While Cliff's Edge in Silver Lake is renowned for the excellent food served on its gorgeous terraced patio, the interior, now... 

<em>Tomorrow!</em> w/ Ron Lynch

Comedy

Tomorrow!

Saturday 11/17 @ The Steve Allen Theater

A bizarre comedy variety show. Music, comedy, madness. Hosted by Ron Lynch. Every Saturday night at Midnight.

<em>Barrymore</em>

Film

Barrymore

Saturday 11/17 @ Sundance Cinema Sunset

'I'm in the family business, that's all. Like dry goods or hardware.' So begins Christopher Plummer's portrayal of John Barrymore, faded... 

<em>Furnace</em>

Performing Arts: Dance

Furnace

Saturday 11/17 @ Automata

Director Carole Kim brings together video, dance, sound, and location to create a unique and compelling environment called Furnace — a... 

Chloe Early: <em>Rainbow Ruins</em>

Art: Painting & Drawing

Chloe Early: Rainbow Ruins

Saturday 11/17 @ Corey Helford Gallery

The paintings of Rainbow Ruins are a chromatic meditation on the lush contrasts of nature and technology. "Lullaby Lost" reveals an urban... 

<em>California's Designing Women, 1896&ndash;1986</em>

Art: Group Show

California's Designing Women, 1896–1986

Saturday 11/17 @ The Autry National Center of the American West

The Autry Museum in Griffith Park is the site of a new design exhibition, California’s Designing Women, 1896-1986. Reminiscent of LACMA’s... 

Marina del Rey Parasailing

Sports: Action/Extreme

Marina del Rey Parasailing

Saturday 11/17 @ Marina del Rey Parasailing

Parasailing with Marina del Rey Parasailing is exhilarating. After riding in a captained boat through the sea lion-dotted Marina, past rocks... 

XEN Lounge

Food/Wine

XEN Lounge

Saturday 11/17 @ XEN Lounge

XEN Lounge in Studio City is an elegant retreat. Owned by actor/producer Duane Martin, XEN Lounge's interior, designed by Nikki Chu,... 

Yujean Kang's

Food/Wine

Yujean Kang's

Saturday 11/17 @ Yujean Kang

With an elegant, creative take on Chinese cuisine, Yujean Kang's has been a Pasadena institution for 20 years. Kang was born... 

Malibu Walking Food Tour

Food/Wine: Tasting

Malibu Walking Food Tour

Saturday 11/17 @ Malibu

Our Malibu Walking Tour showcases the food and culture of Malibu and features the unique restaurants and merchants of Cross Creek... 

The Churchill

Food/Wine

The Churchill

Saturday 11/17 @ The Churchill

West Hollywood gastropub the Churchill has revved up their cocktail menu thanks to new bartender Mia Sarazen, who previously worked at... 

La Traviata

Food/Wine

La Traviata

Saturday 11/17 @ La Traviata

La Traviata is an elegant but unstuffy restaurant in downtown Long Beach presided over by Mario, the gregarious long-time restaurant owner... 

Take a Bao

Food/Wine

Take a Bao

Saturday 11/17 @ Take a Bao

Take a Bao is a new fast-casual Asian fusion restaurant.  Strikingly designed by Ana Henton of MASS Architecture, while this new... 

<em>Treasures of The Walt Disney Archives</em>

Special Event

Treasures of The Walt Disney Archives

Saturday 11/17 @ Reagan Presidential Library

Treasures of the Walt Disney Archives is a brand-new show of Disney memorabilia. Presented by D23, the official Disney Fan Club,... 

<em>Balancing Act:</em> The Glass Sculpture of Steve Klein

Art: Sculpture

Balancing Act: The Glass Sculpture of Steve Klein

Saturday 11/17 @ Craft and Folk Art Museum

Celebrating the Studio Glass Movement’s 50th anniversary, the Craft and Folk Art Museum presents Balancing Act: The Glass Sculpture of Steve... 

Downtown's Modern Skyline Walking Tour

City Gems: Guided Tour

Downtown's Modern Skyline Walking Tour

Saturday 11/17 @ Los Angeles Conservancy

The Los Angeles Conservancy's Modern Skyline walking tour explores the evolution of the Bunker Hill area and the Central Business District's... 

<em>The Five Spot</em>

Art: Group Show

The Five Spot

Saturday 11/17 @ AndrewShire Gallery

LA's most gifted curator, critic, writer, and all-around art impresario, Shana Nys Dambrot casts her extraordinary aesthetic eye on a group... 

Drago Centro

Food/Wine

Drago Centro

Saturday 11/17 @ Drago Centro

Downtown's Drago Centro has a sleek décor, featuring floor-to-ceiling windows, stone walls, and a glass wine cellar in the center of... 

<em>Silence!&nbsp;</em>

Theatre: Musical

Silence! 

Saturday 11/17 @ Hayworth Theatre

Twisted and delightfully filthy, Silence!, a satire of The Silence of the Lambs, makes its LA premiere. Upon opening off-Broadway in... 

Good Enough To Eat: The Fusion of Food and Craft

Art: Multimedia

Good Enough To Eat: The Fusion of Food and Craft

Saturday 11/17 @ The Craft in America Study Center Study Center

On February 2, 2013 the Craft in America Study Center will proudly continue its three-part exhibition focusing on the intersection of... 

Workshop Kitchen + Bar, Palm Springs

Getaways

Workshop Kitchen + Bar, Palm Springs

Saturday 11/17 @ Workshop Kitchen + Bar

Workshop Kitchen + Bar is an über-stylish new restaurant in Palm Springs, with a breathtaking design that bridges both modernity and... 

Naya Sunset's Bar Program

Food/Wine

Naya Sunset

Saturday 11/17 @ Naya Sunset

"Naya," the Sanskrit word for "new," befits the new incarnation of the Silver Lake Indian restaurant previously known as Tantra. The... 

Michael's Restaurant

Food/Wine

Michael's Restaurant

Saturday 11/17 @ Michael's Restaurant

Michael's Restaurant in Santa Monica, a much-lauded pioneer of California cuisine, has a new executive chef at the helm, John-Carlos Kuramoto.... 

Jason Shawn Alexander: {sic}

Art

Jason Shawn Alexander: {sic}

Saturday 11/17 @ 101/exhibit, 8920 Melrose Avenue, West Hollywood, CA

101/exhibit, a new gallery in West Hollywood, presents {sic}, by artist Jason Shawn Alexander. These enormous, large-scale works marry Alexander's two... 

LA Green Festival

Festival

Green Festival

Saturday 11/17 @ Los Angeles Convention Center

Green Festival — part of a nationwide series of events — features a two-day-long smorgasboard of panels, screenings, and demonstrations covering... 

Vertical Wine Bistro

Food/Wine

Vertical Wine Bistro

Saturday 11/17 @ Vertical Wine Bistro

Vertical Wine Bistro in Old Town Pasadena is known for their excellent bistro-style food, extensive selection of over 400 wines, and... 

<em>Dirty Lights: A Group Photography Exhibition</em>

Art: Photography

Dirty Lights

Saturday 11/17 @ Swing House Studios

Paul Solet, Piper Ferguson, Jason Alvino, and William Rot are all part of the Dirty Lights Collective, a consortium of likeminded... 

Doma

Food/Wine

Doma

Saturday 11/17 @ Doma

Sonja Perencevic, owner of the classic Dan Tana's in West Hollywood, brings a chic new restaurant to Beverly Hills. The kitchen... 

<em>Pop Culture</em>: Selections From the Frederick R. Weisman Art Foundation

Art: Group Show

Pop Culture

Saturday 11/17 @ Pepperdine University, Weisman Museum of Art

In honor of the 20th anniversary of Pepperdine's Weisman Museum of Art, the museum presents Pop Culture, an exploration of the... 

Cirque Du Soleil: <em>Iris</em>

Art: Performance

Cirque Du Soleil: Iris

Saturday 11/17 @ Kodak Theater

French artistic director, dancer, and choreographer Philippe Decouflé came up with the concept of Iris almost a decade ago, during a... 

Veggie Grill

Food/Wine

Veggie Grill

Saturday 11/17 @ Veggie Grill

Veggie Grill has ably filled a void with their delicious, affordable vegan comfort food that appeals to vegans and meat-eaters alike.... 

Teatro ZinZanni presents <em>Love, Chaos & Dinner</em>

Performing Arts

Love, Chaos & Dinner

Saturday 11/17 @ Segerstrom Center for the Arts

Teatro ZinZanni's Love, Chaos & Dinner is a unique three-hour evening that puts a spin on dinner theater – attendees enjoy... 

<em>The Book of Mormon</em>

Performing Arts: Theatre

The Book of Mormon

Saturday 11/17 @ Pantages Theatre

We hesitated to lend our voices to the chorus of adoration for this show — only because we were afraid of... 

Maison Martin Margiela for H&M

Fashion/Style: Shopping

Maison Martin Margiela for H&M

Saturday 11/17 @ Various LA locations

H&M presents its latest designer collaboration , this time in conjunction with Maison Martin Margiela. The unconventional French fashion house is... 

Haunted Play presents <em>Delusion: The Blood Rite</em>

Performing Arts

Delusion: The Blood Rite

Saturday 11/17 @ Haunted Play Mansion

Delusion is a haunted-house experience on steroids, set in an historic West Adams mansion well known for its use in horror... 

Torafuku

Food/Wine

Torafuku

Saturday 11/17 @ Torafuku

Torafuku isn't just an excellent classic Japanese restaurant, it's also one of the best places in the city to indulge in... 

Abraham Cruzvillegas: <em>Autodestrucci&oacute;n 1</em>

Art

Abraham Cruzvillegas

Saturday 11/17 @ Regen Projects

Cruzvillegas was born in Mexico City in 1968, where he lives and works. Cruzvillegas' practice deals with history and the construction of... 

Mixology 101 Bar and Lounge

Food/Wine

Mixology 101 Bar and Lounge

Saturday 11/17 @ Mixology 101 Bar and Lounge

Mixology 101 is a new bar and lounge at the Farmer's Market. Headed up by mixologist Salvatore Calabrese, a veteran of... 

3Twenty Wine Lounge

Food/Wine

3Twenty Wine Lounge

Saturday 11/17 @ 3Twenty Wine Lounge

It's not often you get to try rare premium vino that retail for as much as $180, which is just one... 

Cafe del Rey

Food/Wine

Cafe del Rey

Saturday 11/17 @ Cafe del Rey

Though Café del Rey's waterfront setting is a gorgeous enticement, the food here is the real lure. Talented executive chef Daniel... 

Mas Malo

Food/Wine

Mas Malo

Saturday 11/17 @ Mas Malo

Downtown's Mas Malo, the sister restaurant to Silver Lake's Malo, shares a gorgeous 1920s building with Seven Grand. The space, originally... 

<em>Seminar</em> feat. Jeff Goldblum

Theatre: Comedy

Seminar

Saturday 11/17 @ Ahmanson Theatre

Jeff Goldblum is no “easy A”. When his Seminar turns writing into a contact sport, words and sex become interchangeable weapons of the... 

Oldfield's Liquor Room

Food/Wine

Oldfield's Liquor Room

Saturday 11/17 @ Oldfield's Liquor Room

Oldfield's Liquor Room has a classic, Boardwalk Empire vibe. The newest watering hole from the 1933 Group (Bigfoot Lodge, The Thirsty... 

<em>Into the Mystic</em>

Art: Group Show

Into the Mystic

Saturday 11/17 @ Michael Kohn Gallery

The gorgeous Michael Kohn Gallery near Beverly and Fairfax presents many intriguing exhibitions, and the latest, Into the Mystic, is no... 

Navitat Canopy Adventures Zipline Tour

Sports: Action/Extreme

Navitat Canopy Adventures Zipline Tour

Saturday 11/17 @ Nativat Canopy Adventures

SoCal adrenaline junkies celebrate a new source of thrills: Wrightwood's Navitat Canopy Tour. Zipline in a harness along ten aerial lines... 

PizzaRev

Food/Wine

PizzaRev

Saturday 11/17 @ PizzaRev

PizzaRev in Studio City offers artisanal pizzas for a great price ($7.95) that are baked lightning-fast. Offering a vast selection of... 

Starlet

Film

Starlet

Saturday 11/17 @ Sundance Cinema Sunset

A San Fernando ingenue and an octogenarian widow make a startling connection in Sean Baker's indie feature Starlet. Newcomer Dree Hemingway delivers... 

Brunch at Cliff's Edge

Food/Wine

Brunch at Cliff's Edge

Saturday 11/17 @ Cliff's Edge

The gorgeous Cliff's Edge in Silver Lake is possibly one of the prettiest places to brunch on the east side of... 

Sustainable Vine Wine Tours

Food/Wine

Sustainable Vine Wine Tours

Saturday 11/17 @ Various Santa Barbara Venues

In 1976, the Judgment of Paris rated California wines superior to French chardonnay and cabernet sauvignon. Since then, the global reputation... 

Downtown on Ice

Festival

Downtown on Ice

Saturday 11/17 @ Pershing Square

Seems as though Downtown on Ice has been going on a lot longer than just 15 years, but maybe it's LA's... 

Union Station Walking Tour

Get Social: Guided Tour

Union Station Walking Tour

Saturday 11/17 @ Los Angeles Conservancy

LA's Union Station is a true historical masterpiece that connects East and West on the final leg across the wide-open country... 

The Six

Food/Wine

The Six

Saturday 11/17 @ The Six

The Six is a restaurant and bar in Studio City with an emphasis on California-influenced comfort food. Named for the "Society... 

Tinto

Food/Wine

Tinto

Saturday 11/17 @ Tinto

Tinto, the restaurant and wine bar at Palm Springs' stylish Saguaro Hotel, is headed by Executive Chef Jose Garces, winner of... 

The Del Monte Speakeasy at Townhouse

Food/Wine

The Del Monte Speakeasy

Saturday 11/17 @ Del Monte Speakeasy

Townhouse is one of Los Angeles' oldest operating bars. Opened in 1915 as Menotti's, the bar transformed into a grocery store... 

Playa

Food/Wine

Playa

Saturday 11/17 @ Playa

Playa is the newest restaurant opened by John Rivera Sedlar, whose downtown restaurant, Rivera, earned great acclaim after its 2009 opening.... 

CPK's New Adventures Menu

Food/Wine

CPK's New Adventures Menu

Saturday 11/17 @ California Pizza Kitchen

The always-dependable California Pizza Kitchen has long known for their modern takes on pizza and their excellent salads, but they decided... 

The One-Eyed Gypsy

Food/Wine

The One-Eyed Gypsy

Saturday 11/17 @ The One-Eyed Gypsy

The One-Eyed Gypsy is the latest watering hole from Dana Hollister, owner and designer of  Villains Tavern, 4100 Bar, Cliff's Edge,... 

The Endless Summer Bar-Cafe

Food/Wine

The Endless Summer Bar-Cafe

Saturday 11/17 @ The Endless Summer Bar-Cafe

Inspired by the seminal, world-famous 1966 surf documentary The Endless Summer, a bar and cafe on the Santa Barbara Riviera pays... 

Coupa Caf&eacute;

Food/Wine

Coupa Café

Saturday 11/17 @ Coupa Café

In a neighborhood where 80% of the restaurants serve Italian cuisine, Coupa Café is a welcome change of pace. One of... 

<em>Argo</em>

Film

Argo

Saturday 11/17 @ Various Los Angeles theaters

In 1979, when the Iranian revolution was at its most heated, furious mobs in Tehran stormed the American Embassy and took... 

Daily Grill

Food/Wine

Daily Grill

Saturday 11/17 @ Daily Grill

Daily Grill, long known for its dependable menu of classic American fare, revitalized their Downtown location in 2011 with the opening... 

Free to Be U.S.: A First Amendment Experience

Art: Installation

Free to Be U.S.: A First Amendment Experience

Saturday 11/17 @ Skirball Cultural Center

Exploring the freedoms of religion, speech, press, assembly, and petition, Free to be U.S.: A First Amendment Experience encourages visitors to... 

Studies in Desperation: A Suite by Connor Everts

Art

Studies in Desperation: A Suite by Connor Everts

Saturday 11/17 @ Norton Simon Museum of Art

The Norton Simon Museum presents an exhibition of Studies in Desperation, Connor Everts’s landmark lithographic suite from late 1963. Comprised of... 

Creating the United States

Art: Installation

Creating the United States

Saturday 11/17 @ Skirball Cultural Center

In the crucial weeks leading up to the election, with the future of America hotly debated every day, discover how our... 

Chris Cochrane, Dennis Cooper and Ishmael Houston-Jones. THEM

Dance

Chris Cochrane, Dennis Cooper and Ishmael Houston-Jones. THEM

Saturday 11/17 @ REDCAT

This powerful re-staging of THEM, an incendiary work of dance theater that premiered in 1986, won a coveted Bessie Award last... 

Decades of Dissent: Democracy in Action, 1960–1980

Art: Installation

Decades of Dissent: Democracy in Action, 1960–1980

Saturday 11/17 @ Skirball Cultural Center

Revisit some of the most compelling political art from the turbulent era of the 1960s and 1970s. Decades of Dissent features... 

<em>Significant Objects: The Spell of Still Life</em>

Art

Significant Objects: The Spell of Still Life

Saturday 11/17 @ Norton Simon Museum of Art

The Norton Simon Museum presents Significant Objects: The Spell of Still Life, an exhibition that examines the diversity and splendor of...