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Untitled: a procession on the borders of something that has already shifted
Sep
29
5:00 PM17:00

Untitled: a procession on the borders of something that has already shifted

Privacies Infrastructure features a choreographed project by Gwyneth Shanks and Sarah Lewis-Cappellari, which takes the form of a walking procession through private and public spaces in Council District 13.

Privacies Infrastructure presenta un proyecto coreografiado de Gwyneth Shanks y Sarah Lewis-Cappellari, que toma la forma de una procesión a pie a través de espacios privados y públicos en Consejo del Districto 13.

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Collective Correctives #1: On/Off
Oct
28
5:00 PM17:00

Collective Correctives #1: On/Off

Collective Correctives is a new public program presented in the form of an exercise. The exercise invites guests to present their work through the activity of collective editing. Our first guest, On/Off, is a Berlin-based architectural collective founded in 2012 as an experiment in collective practice. Using internet, meetings, emails and Skype, ON/OFF is now based in no-place and works everywhere.

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Aug
19
3:00 PM15:00

New Forensics: Scenarios and Simulated Environments

M&A and 2426 SET present Scenarios and Simulated Environments, a one-day presentation by artists Kelly Loudenberg and Richard Wheeler, whose work and research focuses on simulating simulations. From violence to surveillance, their separate artistic practices investigate, re-articulate, and stage the exercises and environments that result from an increasingly militarized world in which new environments are manufactured and new genres of spaces are constructed

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What does Community Control Look like in the New Trump Era?
Feb
21
7:00 PM19:00

What does Community Control Look like in the New Trump Era?

What does community control look like? In the Trump Era, cities like Los Angeles, New York, and San Francisco have rushed to reassure that their governments intend to oppose new restrictive federal immigration policies and to reinforce their statuses as Sanctuary Cities. But as homeless sweeps and evictions continue to endanger communities of working class and people of color in these cities, we have to ask: what does "sanctuary" mean in the era of rampant gentrification?

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Long Beach Architectural Bike Tour
Apr
12
11:00 AM11:00

Long Beach Architectural Bike Tour

Currently on display at the University Art Museum is a retrospective of M&As body of work from 2002 – 2013, which represents a nexus of some of the most progressive thinkers and makers in the fields of architecture and fine arts design in Los Angeles and beyond. To explore those who’ve helped shape our local landscape with structure, spaces, ideas and objects, we’ll be taking a tour of some of Long Beach’s historically most prominent modern architectural work.

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Tactical Urban Intervention
Apr
10
6:00 PM18:00

Tactical Urban Intervention

  • University Art Museum at CalState Long Beach (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

UA has begun to partner with other groups in Los Angeles county who are responding to multiple civic needs by developing community-engaged projects. These projects interpret local environmental infrastructure improvements and include area residents in hands-on experiences that promote deeper understanding and ownership of their immediate environment.

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Soft Boundaries
Nov
13
8:00 PM20:00

Soft Boundaries

M&A is pleased to announce a fall event series that introduces speakers from a broad spectrum of design, including Mark Allen, Dwayne Oyler, Jenny Wu, and others. All lectures and events are open to the public, with a $5 donation at the door. Free for those who came on bike or public transit.

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Blow Up Your Mind
Oct
5
8:00 PM20:00

Blow Up Your Mind

M&A is pleased to announce its fall series of public lectures. M&A’s lecture series this fall will introduce speakers from a broad spectrum of design, including the following lecturers: Natalie Jeremijenko, Jennifer SilbertGeorge Yu,  Electrolandstefan röschert , Robert Miles KempDennis DollensDuncan Brown, Michael Backes, Benjamin Smith and Vilhelm ChristensenJuintow Lin & Michael Fox Miao Miao & Scott Franklin, Gabriel Renz, Axel Killian 

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Evolving Materialism
Aug
6
to Aug 29

Evolving Materialism

The 2003 M&A Summer Lecture Series explores the processes, techniques and effects by which vectors of evolution project from the increasingly accessible domain of digital technology in architecture towards next-generation material environments. The event will be followed by drinks, bites, and music. Speakers: Marcelo SpinaPeter ZellnerHernan Diaz AlonsoBenjamin Bratton,  Marcos Lutyens & Christophe Cornubert

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