"For the love of Mike": 24 hours of Mike Kelley videos


Celebrating an extraordinary life.

Support graciously provided by West of Rome; Gagosian Gallery; Hammer Museum; Los Angeles County Museum of Art; Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles


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Vaginal Davis
My Pussy Is Still in Los Angeles (I Only Live in Berlin)
Sunday, January 29, 1:00-3:30 pm
Bullocks Wilshire
3050 Wilshire Blvd, 5th Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90010
Tickets are $50 (Limited edition, handmade artist book signed. High Tea Party with finger foods, pink bubbles…) 
Purchase tickets below or by calling (626) 793-1504
Limited Capacity, Reserve Your Ticket Now!

Limited Amount of Special Student Discounts Available for Vaginal Davis' Performance 
Half off Admission for Students
$25 (does not include the artist book)
Please email a picture of your student ID to info@westofrome.org with your contact information.

Teas provided courtesy of Chado Tea Rooms, Los Angeles, Pasadena, Hollywood


Special Thank You To

Aniela Perry, Cellist

Albert Romero, Violinist

Escher GuneWardena Architecture

Juliana Snapper, Vocalist

Jose Promis, Pianist

Kathryn Gracia, Hostess

Karen Lofgren, Hostess

Michael Rudnick

Hector Martinez


The Standard Hotel, Downtown

Organized by LA><ART and the Getty Research Institute | Support provided by the Getty Foundation

as part of Pacific Standard Time Performance and Public Art Festival

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NEWS - Andera Fraser will be Performing at MOMA, New York City
September 12, 2012

Andrea Fraser 
Men on the Line: Men Committed to Feminism, KPFK,1972.

Monday, January 23, 7:30 PM (doors open at 7:00pm)
National Center for the Preservation of Democracy
111 North Central Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90012
Tickets are by donation at door or below
Limited Capacity, Reserve Your Ticket Now!

Sold Out, Standby Only

Organized by LA><ART and the Getty Research Institute | Support provided by the Getty Foundation

as part of Pacific Standard Time Performance and Public Art Festival

Arto Lindsay, Rirkrit Tiravanija -Trespass Parade

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Arto Lindsay

Rirkrit Tiravanija



Marnie Weber - Mountain View Cemetery and Mausoleum Project 

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Recent Press

LUX Caryn Coleman interviews Marnie Weber 11.25.10

Artforum Eternal Return 11.25.10

Los Angeles Times - Culture Monster Marnie Weber resurrects the Spirit Girls for exhibition and performance in mausoleum 11.11.10

Whitewall Eternity Forever 11.09.10

ForYourArt Eternity Forever 11.04.10

LAWeekly Across the Great Divide 11.04.10

BOMBLOG A Sentimental Horror: Marnie Weber 11.03.10

FlavorWire Daily Dose Pick: Marnie Weber 10.28.10

Flavorpill West of Rome Public Art presents Marnie Weber: Eternity Forever 10.27.10

The Huffington Post Marnie Weber's "Eternity Forever" 10.27.10


Jennifer Bolande - Plywood Curtains

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Recent Press

Art Ltd. West of Rome 01.17.11

East of Borneo Jennifer Bolande 11.05.10

Artforum 1000 Words Jennifer Bolande 11.01.10

LA Times "Culture Monster" Jennifer Bolande @ West of Rome 09.30.10

Designboom Jennifer Bolande: Plywood Curtains 09.22.10

The Art Reserve Jennifer Bolande's Plywood Curtains 09.14.10

Artnet "Plywood Curtains" in L.A. 09.07.10

ForYourArt Jennifer Bolande's Plywood Curtains 09.02.10


Mike Kelley and Michael Smith - Los Angeles - A Voyage of Growth and Discovery 

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Mike Kelley and Michael Smith - A Voyage of Growth 


Mike Kelley
Compound Annex
Michael Smith

Recent Press

Flaunt Mike Kelley and Michael Smith - Bon Voyage 10.01.10

Bijutsu Techno Untitled 09.01.10

Art Ltd. Age of Innocence 09.01.10

Artillery Burning Man of Love 09.01.10

Artslant Michael Smith and Mike Kelley's Voyage 07.26.10

Flavorpill A Voyage of Growth and Discovery at Redcat 07.08.10

Art Slant Los Angeles A Voyage of Growth and Discovery 07.08.10

Art Slant Screening of Mike Kelley and Michael Smith's A Voyage of Growth and Discovery 07.08.10

Broadway World A Voyage of Growth and Discovery To Be Presented At Redcat 7/12 06.28.10

LA Weekly Baby Ain't Got Back (Yet) 06.24.10

Artforum Online Untitled 06.15.10

Los Angeles Times - Culture Monster Art review: Michael Smith & Mike Kelley @ West of Rome 06.11.10

Papermag Online Michael Smith and Mike Kelley's Burning Man-Inspired Video Art Installation Comes to L.A. 06.10.10

ArtDaily.org Exhibition Offers Unique Opportunity to Enter Mike Kelley's Studio 06.09.10

Los Angeles Times Art that Makes a Public Spectacle of Itself 06.06.10

Los Angeles Times Culture Monster Baby Ikki makes a splash in Eagle Rock, and other public art 06.05.10

The Arroyo Taking "A Voyage of Growth and Discovery" Through Eagle Rock 06.04.10

Flavorpill Untitled 06.01.10

Modern Luxury Weekend Roundup: Sunny or Not, Long Weekend Fun 05.26.10

ForYourArt Guide April/May Mike Kelley and Michael Smith, A Voyage of Growth and Discovery 04.01.10


Mike Kelley and Michael Smith - A Voyage of Growth and Discovery 

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Recent Press

X-TRA Mike Kelley and Michael Smith: A Voyage of Growth and Discovery 03.01.10

TATE ETC. The Exquisite Corpse Is Alive and Well 03.01.10

Artforum Mike Kelley and Michael Smith 12.01.09

ArtReview Mike Kelley and Michael Smith: A Voyage of Growth and Discovery 11.27.09

Art Lies Mike Kelley and Michael Smith 11.15.09

The L Magazine Man Dresses Like Baby at Burning Man, No One Shocked 09.28.09

The New York Times Culture Warriors' (Serious) Fun House 09.27.09

PortlandArt.net Mike Kelley and Michael Smith at Sculpture Center 09.21.09

The New York Times Those Are Grown-Up Laughs for a Big Baby 09.18.09

Artforum Mike Kelley and Michael Smith 08.28.09

Time Out New York Mike Kelley and Michael Smith 08.27.09

New York Magazine Want-to-Sees 08.21.09


Jenny Holzer, Barbara Kruger, Louise Lawler, Cindy Sherman - Women in the City 

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