‘Important Things With Demetri Martin’ Gets a Visual-Aid Mash-Up - Asylum.com Demetri, it’s okay. The feeling is mutual.
LA Game Space // a non-profit lab for game... →
The films from Infinite Jest made real →
This is really interesting to me, because I have a theory that James Incandenza is actually a fictionalized version of Stan VanDerBeek, who lived in New York (and Boston) for some time.
Pencil This In: Adult Puppetry, Mixer for LA's... →
Thanks, LAist, for covering the event at my work this weekend. Can you guess which one it is?
Bottega Louie →
If you’re in downtown L.A. and feel compelled to hit up BL, take a tip and skip to dessert. While conceptually dense, the entrees are only proficient. Per the server’s suggestion, I got the Trenne, which is crispy/chewy penne served in a hamburger-soup kind of situation. However, the souffle (Who am I? Fancy McGoldpants?) was life-changing and served with a vanilla bean sauce I’d...
Rock It - ARTINFO.com →
A few in their list: Art Brut, “Modern Art” “So I’m in the Tate / and I’m looking at a Hockney / and oh, sweet Jesus, / there’s something about that blue.” Book of Love’s “Modigliani (Lost In Your Eyes)” “ I could see you / laugh at me. / You knew what / I was thinking inside.” David Bowie, “Andy Warhol” “Andy Warhol looks a scream. Hang him on my wall / Andy...
Aquarium of the Pacific Event | Night Dive →
The Long Beach Aquarium gets in on the nighttime, grown-up party…thing. The first is what will presumably a series of nighttime aquaria is Friday at 7.
This formatting problem is funny to me.
If I Told Him: A Completed Portrait of Picasso -...
Secrets of the domes: Mel Bochner on "The Domain... →
Mel Bochner goes to the Hayden Planetarium. But get ready for some awful layout.
Introduction to the Frankfurt School →
I always forget what the Frankfurt School is. Maybe this way you can remind me.
When you start relating parts, in the first place you’re assuming you have...– Donald Judd, Specific Objects, 1965
Stinkers bar to auction off skunk-related kitsch... →
Stinkers will get a new, slightly classier theme. What will it be!
David Foster Wallace tributes →
The current edition of Five Dials features reprints of DFW tributes that were given by his friends and family. contributors include Zadie Smith, Amy Wallace-Havens (DFW’s sister), George Saunders, and Don DeLillo. It should be neat, I think. (via Kottke)