Past

Refest Los Angeles 2019: Salon

Exploring innovative strategies in participatory performance that catalyze social change.

Invisible No More: Police Violence Against Black Women and Women of Color

A book talk with author and activist Andrea Ritchie and Los Angeles organizers on abolition and resistance.

Melodies are so far my best friend

A performative encounter between PRICE, music producer Cecile Believe, fashion label BARRAGÁN, and pianist Chris McKelway.

X-TRA Forum #3: Something About Feet, A life conversation between Simone Forti & Dorit Cypis

In 2004, X-TRA printed a conversation between Dorit and Simone, titled Between the Conceptual and the Vibrational. This event brings the two back together to share another part of their ongoing conversation.

X-TRA Forum #2: Patrick Staff presents CLEAN NEEDLES NOW & NOW

An evening-length performance-screening based on Dont Rhine’s essay Below The Skin: Aids Activism and the Art of Clean Needles Now.

Outfest Platinum Alchemy Party

Curated by Tiffany Naiman and Dorian Electra

The Future Left Reading Group: Xenofeminism

The Future Left presents a discussion facilitated by two artists Olivia Leiter and CADE, author of the Xenomaskuline Manifesto.

AS IF! v.1

A Day Party with DJs, performances and installations.

Cinematheque Hansen with Frances McDormand + Screening of Olive Kitteridge

An evening with Academy, Emmy, and Tony Award-winning actress Frances McDormand.

Cinematheque Hansen presents Funny Games with Karen Gillan & Mali Elfman

A women-centric, donation-based screening and discussion series.

FLOAT LAND Arcade and VRLA Afterparty

An evening of music and virtual reality installations.

MAPS: Movement Arts Performance Space

Featuring new choreographic works by Samantha Blake Goodman.

dublab 2018 Creative Cultivation Salon

Join DUBLAB for a vibrant evening of live music, DJ sets, visual and sound art activations for the annual Creative Cultivation Salon.

Viral Illumination 001

A new event concept created to celebrate poz artists and allies working at the intersection of art, culture and activism to build a world that works towards abolishing HIV stigma and builds opportunities for people to learn, empower one another and cultivate joy.

Earth Hold

A screening of six films inspired by the North American anti-racism movement and the Palestinian/Arab anti-occupation movement.

Panel Night: State of Token Economy + Presentation by FOAM

A panel exploring utility tokens & state of the token economy.

Akasa Community Outreach Benefit

Back to School Benefit To Support Akasa Community Outreach with a special performance by RyX.

Eclipsecore

27 artists respond to the 2017 North American total solar eclipse with a panel discussion with reserachers from NASA JPL.

Future Scouts

An urban creative lab and an immersion in 21st century survival skills for the youth.

TEMPT FEST - QUEEROTIC FILM FESTIVAL

Presenting personal and experimental erotic films that move against normative understandings of what is considered sexy.