Events on Wednesday, January 23

Haynes Foundation Lecture: The Simple Art of Murder

Books: Discussion

Haynes Foundation Lecture: The Simple Art of Murder

Wednesday 1/23 @ Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens

Raymond Chandler drew on many real events and people to create his iconic Los Angeles mystery novels. Judith Freeman, author of The... 

Ongoing Events

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

Art: Photography

No Strangers: Ancient Wisdom in a Modern World

Wednesday 1/23 @ Annenberg Space for Photography

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

<em>Anna Karenina</em>

Film

Anna Karenina

Wednesday 1/23 @ 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,... 

Cafe del Rey

Food/Wine

Cafe del Rey

Wednesday 1/23 @ 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... 

Public Kitchen & Bar

Food/Wine

Public Kitchen & Bar

Wednesday 1/23 @ Public Kitchen & Bar

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

Gordon Ramsay's The Fat Cow

Food/Wine

Gordon Ramsay's The Fat Cow

Wednesday 1/23 @ 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... 

St. Felix

Food/Wine

St. Felix

Wednesday 1/23 @ Saint Felix

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

<em>Into the Mystic</em>

Art: Group Show

Into the Mystic

Wednesday 1/23 @ Michael Kohn Gallery

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

<em>Peter Pan</em> (1953)

Film: Animation

Peter Pan (1953)

Wednesday 1/23 @ El Capitan Theater

Scottish writer J. M. Barrie may have created Peter Pan, but as is the case with most beloved childhood heroes, Disney... 

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

Performing Arts

Love, Chaos & Dinner

Wednesday 1/23 @ 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... 

Doma

Food/Wine

Doma

Wednesday 1/23 @ Doma

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

Tinto

Food/Wine

Tinto

Wednesday 1/23 @ Tinto

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

<em>Loretta Young: Hollywood Legend</em>

City Gems

Loretta Young: Hollywood Legend

Wednesday 1/23 @ Hollywood Museum

The Hollywood Museum in the gorgeous Art Deco Max Factor Building presents Loretta Young: Hollywood Legend, in honor of the 100th... 

The Hudson

Food/Wine

The Hudson

Wednesday 1/23 @ The Hudson

The Hudson recently reopened after a three-week remodel. Better than ever, the West Hollywood restaurant and bar features an updated cocktail... 

Caulfield's Bar and Dining Room

Food/Wine

Caulfield's Bar and Dining Room

Wednesday 1/23 @ Caulfield's Bar and Dining Room

Caulfield’s Bar and Dining Room is the first Los Angeles restaurant for its new chef Stephen Kalt, known for his tenure... 

Los Angeles Art Show

Art: Festival

LA Art Show

Wednesday 1/23 @ Los Angeles Convention Center

The largest art fair on the West Coast takes off with galleries exhibiting both promising (and pocket-friendly) unknowns to million-dollar, century-old... 

Workshop Kitchen + Bar, Palm Springs

Getaways

Workshop Kitchen + Bar, Palm Springs

Wednesday 1/23 @ Workshop Kitchen + Bar

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

Drago Centro

Food/Wine

Drago Centro

Wednesday 1/23 @ 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... 

Shaun Berke, Hudson Marquez, Junko Mizuno, and Lisa Petrucci

Art: Group Show

Shaun Berke, Hudson Marquez, Junko Mizuno, and Lisa Petrucci

Wednesday 1/23 @ La Luz de Jesus

La Luz de Jesus' newest group show presents the work of four talented painters. Sisters of the Inquisition by Shaun Berke... 

Vertical Wine Bistro

Food/Wine

Vertical Wine Bistro

Wednesday 1/23 @ 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... 

Cole Sternberg: <em>strip mall shopping center outlet mall mall of america</em>

Art: Painting & Drawing

Cole Sternberg: strip mall shopping center outlet mall mall of america

Wednesday 1/23 @ Caruso Art

In artist Cole Sternberg's ongoing socio-political discussion, Sternberg delves into the idea of consumption as a perceived 'right' of Americans; a... 

The Hive Gallery presents <em>Hive Tarot 4 </em>

Art: Group Show

Hive Tarot 4

Wednesday 1/23 @ The Hive Gallery & Studios

While the 78-card tarot deck has long been used as a popular occult-inspired game, its 22 major arcana cards (and the... 

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

Special Event

Treasures of The Walt Disney Archives

Wednesday 1/23 @ 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,... 

Ba

Food/Wine

Ba

Wednesday 1/23 @ Ba

An elegant jewel box in Highland Park, Ba is a French restaurant notable for its classic provincial cuisine made with local,... 

<em>Illustrating Modern Life: The Golden Age of American Illustration</em>

Art: Painting & Drawing

Illustrating Modern Life: The Golden Age of American Illustration

Wednesday 1/23 @ Pepperdine University, Weisman Museum of Art

Illustrating Modern Life is a collection of 60-plus paintings from The Golden Age of American Illustration. During this important era in... 

Low End Theory

Music: DJ

Low End Theory

Wednesday 1/23 @ The Airliner

The Airliner's Wednesday-night listening party has spawned spinoffs in San Francisco and Japan, but Low End Theory remains LA to the... 

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

Theatre

Bob Baker presents The Nutcracker

Wednesday 1/23 @ 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... 

Oldfield's Liquor Room

Food/Wine

Oldfield's Liquor Room

Wednesday 1/23 @ 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... 

LAUSD Adobe Class

Workshop/Class

LAUSD Adobe Class

Wednesday 1/23 @ North Hollywood Adult Learning Center

In an age where memes are born, bred, and spread across the Internet in mere milliseconds, it can't hurt to have... 

Off Center Festival

Festival

Off Center Festival

Wednesday 1/23 @ Segerstrom Center for the Arts

The second annual Off Center Festival brings eight unique acts to the Segerstrom Center for the Arts, where musicians such as... 

Torafuku

Food/Wine

Torafuku

Wednesday 1/23 @ Torafuku

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

The Bar at Cliff's Edge

Food/Wine

The Bar at Cliff's Edge

Wednesday 1/23 @ 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... 

Le Ka

Food/Wine

Le Ka

Wednesday 1/23 @ Le Ka

Le Ka is a new Downtown restaurant with an impressive pedigree. French-born Chef Remi Lauvand, who has worked in the kitchens... 

The One-Eyed Gypsy

Food/Wine

The One-Eyed Gypsy

Wednesday 1/23 @ 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,... 

Women's Art Now: A Benefit Exhibition for Women's Voices Now

Art: Group Show

Women's Art Now

Wednesday 1/23 @ Leslie Sacks Fine Art

Women's Art Now shines a vivid light on what’s long been missing from the socio-cultural and socio-political equations at work in... 

Public Kitchen and Bar at the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel

Get Social: Happy Hour

Public Kitchen and Bar

Wednesday 1/23 @ Public Kitchen & Bar

If you're seeking a happy hour haunt with sophistication and old Hollywood glamour, Public Kitchen and Bar is a prime choice.... 

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

Art: Installation

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

Wednesday 1/23 @ 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... 

<em>Voices & Visions</em>

Art

Voices & Visions

Wednesday 1/23 @ Skirball Cultural Center

Drawing on the power of the visual arts to communicate humanistic ideals, this exhibition presents a series of poster images inspired... 

Creating the United States

Art: Installation

Creating the United States

Wednesday 1/23 @ Skirball Cultural Center

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

Studies in Desperation: A Suite by Connor Everts

Art

Studies in Desperation: A Suite by Connor Everts

Wednesday 1/23 @ 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... 

Decades of Dissent: Democracy in Action, 1960–1980

Art: Installation

Decades of Dissent: Democracy in Action, 1960–1980

Wednesday 1/23 @ Skirball Cultural Center

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

LA Existancial

Art: Installation

LA Existancial

Wednesday 1/23 @ LACE (Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions)

LA Existancial, organized by curator Marie de Brugerolle, is a double exploration of Los Angeles as myth as well as a site...