TWERK TO THE FUTURE DJ JIMWELL, DJ DOCTA, DJ JAYM3SON, DJ DREWSPIN FEAT. YOUNG URB PRE-NEW YEAR TURN UP PARTY December 27, 2014, Saturday Club Los Globos 3040 Sunset Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90026 10:00pm-2:00am $15 (includes ONE drink free with entry). Dress code: Trendy Casual
Launching this fall, the groundbreaking Los Angeles / Islam Arts Initiative (LA/IAI) brings together nearly 30 cultural institutions throughout Los Angeles to tell various stories of traditional and contemporary art from multiple Islamic regions and their significant global diasporas. Anchoring LA/IAI are two connected exhibitions, Doris Dukes Shangri La: Architecture, Landscape, and Islamic Art, which presents the tobacco heiressimpressive collection of Islamic artworks and the companion show, Shangri La: Imagined Cities which showcases relevant contemporary artists and was commissioned by the Department of Cultural Affairs (DCA). Both are on view from Oct. 26 through December 28 at DCAs Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery (LAMAG) at Barnsdall Art Park (4800 Hollywood Boulevard) with a curators talk at 1 p.m. followed by a public opening on Oct. 26 from 2-5 p.m. Please see www.laislamarts.org for more information.