thursdayjuly11

Smoke & Mirrors opens at AF Projects, 7503 Sunset Blvd, at Gardner, 6-8pm

Brontez Purnell record release at Ooga Booga, 943 N Broadway, Ste 203, btw Bamboo and Lei Min, 6-8pm

Amanda Gorman reads at MOCA, 250 S Grand Ave, btw 2nd and 3rd, 7pm

The Art of Looking: Modern Art Greatest Hits at LACMA, 5905 Wilshire Blvd, btw Curson and Fairfax, 12:30-1:30pm

fridayjuly12

Borasisi Record Release Show at Human Resources, 410 Cottage Home St, btw Hill and Broadway, 8:30pm, $7

Arthur Jafa screening and conversation at The Underground Museum, 3508 W Washington Blvd, btw 5th and 6th, 8pm

Freddie Gibbs and Madlib perform at The Novo, 900 W Olympic Blvd, at Figueroa, 8pm

saturdayjuly13

Steve Roden opens at Vielmetter Los Angeles, 1700 S Santa Fe Ave, btw Olympic and 12th, 4-6pm

Xavier Cha opens at Commonwealth and Council, 3006 W 7th St, Ste 220, at Westmoreland, 3-6pm

Lorna Simpson opens at The Underground Museum, 3508 W Washington Blvd, btw 5th and 6th, 3-8pm

Jay DeFeo and Craig Kauffman open at Marc Selwyn, 9953 S Santa Monica Blvd, btw Charleville and Moreno, 5-7pm

Please recall to me everything you have thought of, curated by Eve Fowler, opens at Moran Moran, 937 N La Cienega Blvd, btw Romaine and Willoughby, 6-8pm

This Synthetic Moment (Replicant), curated by David Hunt, opens at Philip Martin, 2712 S La Cienega Blvd, btw Venice and Washington, 6-8pm

The Sound of Silence opens at Praz Delavallade, 6150 Wilshire Blvd, btw Fairfax and McCarthy, 4-7pm

Denying the calendar, the wrinkles and lines of the body, organized by Jeanne Dreskin, opens at Grice Beach, 3423 Casitas Ave, btw Glendale and Tyburn, 6-8pm

Gary Murphy and sounds by Unthem at Chan Gallery, Studio Art Hall 123-125, 370 Columbia Ave, Claremont, 5-9pm

Ever Present: Cosmos at The Getty Center, 1200 Getty Center Dr, at Beverly Park, 6-9pm

sundayjuly14

The Subject, the Secondary, and the Object opens at Foyer LA, Mandarin Plaza, 970 N Broadway, #204, at Bernard, 5-7pm

Hanna Hur and Ellie Lee are in conversation at Bel Ami, 709 N Hill St, Ste 105, btw Ord and Alpine, 4-5:30pm

Laura Owens event at Ooga Booga, 943 N Broadway, Ste 203, btw Bamboo and Lei Min, 4-6pm

LA City Municipal Dance Squad Presents: Slightly Guided Dance Party (for Women!) at The Geffen Contemporary at MOCA, 152 N Central Ave, at 1st, 7pm

mondayjuly15

Sofia Bolt, Van Dyke Parks, and Dustrider perform at Zebulon, 2478 Fletcher Dr, at Ripple, 8pm, $12

tuesdayjuly16

Will Rawls is in conversation at Hammer Museum, 10899 Wilshire Blvd, at Westwood, 7:30pm

Mitski and Julianna Barwick perform at Hollywood Palladium, 6215 Sunset Blvd, at El Centro, 7pm

wednesdayjuly17

Marianne & Leonard: Words of Love screens at The Landmark, 10850 West Pico Blvd, at Westwood, 7:35pm

Deerhunter and Dirty Projectors perform at Hollywood Palladium, 6215 Sunset Blvd, at El Centro, 8pm