Some of Eye Spy LA's favorite places to go & things to do anytime. READ MORE
|"Other good sites for free or inexpensive activities and up-to-the-minute tips are EyeSpyLA.com, sf.funcheap.com, and londonforfree.net.” - shopping & travel writer Jennifer Paull for FOXNEWS.com|
"Just wanted to tell you how much I look forward to seeing your Eye Spy in my In Box. Keep up the good work....you are my social secretary!"
We get mail
"Had the most incredible time at the New Boyz free concert today with
my kids. Would never had known about it if not for your website. Thank you!!" -Elizabeth T
"Thank you so much for putting out this great resource! I just saw the hot air balloon festival and am over the moon happy about it!
Thanks & have a GREAT weekend:-)" - Ann
"Eye Spy LA is the greatest events calendar for LA. Period. Not only do we always list our Spirited Woman events in it and have pulled great results - but it is my own weekly "whats-going-on" bible, and I personally don't make a plan before checking the listings." - Nancy Mills Founder, Spirited Woman
"I so look forward to this [newsletter] every Friday. Thank you" - Icetea3
"Thank you for writing wonderful editions of Eye Spy LA. Every Fri. I look forward to open my e-mail. It comes so handy to know about places or events that my family and I can attend on the weekends. Wishing you and your loved ones a happy and safe holiday season!!!!" - Patricia Arias
FREE Eye Spy LA
Don't miss out on free & discount ticket offers, contests and all of the other fun things to do in LA each week. Take a look at some past issues HERE
ABOUT EYE SPY LA
The local's Guide for events,
places to go, and things to do.
EDITOR: Andrea Kirk
HOLLYWOOD IN HAVANA: FIVE DECADES OF CUBAN POSTERS PROMOTING U.S. FILMS
|Museums in Pasadena|
Date(s): 08/20/2017 to 01/07/2018
Time(s): HOURS: Wednesday-Sunday, 12-5PM
Address: 490 E. Union St.
GO TO Website Link
TELL YOUR FRIENDS
Hollywood in Havana: Five Decades of Cuban Posters Promoting U.S. Films brings together innovative Cuban posters promoting American films, made from 1960 to 2012. Produced by Instituto Cubano del Arte Industria Cinematograficos (ICAIC), the posters were part of an initiative of the communist government to develop cultural awareness and dialogue after Fidel Castro and the guerilla forces overthrew the brutal dictatorship of Fulgencio Batista. The Cuban revolution of 1959 altered not only politics, society, and the economy but the cultural sphere as well, greatly expanding access to and engagement with the arts, particularly cinema, for a large portion of the population. During the early years of the Revolution, poster designers had few material resources and operated in an almost artisanal manner, using the silkscreen technique. While the limited resources imposed by the embargo inspired many of the design decisions, revolutionary ideals also influenced these graphic artists. The approximately 40 posters featured in the exhibition—which promoted films such as Singin’ in the Rain, Cabaret, and Silence of the Lambs as well as a few select Cuban films, such as a documentary about Marilyn Monroe—are astonishing in their composition, stylistic diversity, and craft. Hollywood in Havana showcases how design and visual imagery in film posters, which are ubiquitous in Los Angeles, can infiltrate our lives and inform our ideas about the world.
NOTE: It is always a good idea to verify date, time, location and other information prior to going.
Eye Spy LA is not responsible for the accuracy of this information.
Go To Website *** Get MAP ***
Follow Eye Spy LA
COMEDY OPEN MIC
2029 North Lake Ave. Altadena, 91001 626 398-7917 - $0.00 - Stage Time For Comedians Every Tuesday, Sign Up At 8Pm And There Is A Lottery Drawing For Order Of Appearence. This Is A Very Supportive And Loving Comedy Community ....
Fashion & Style
626-376-4241 - The Perfect Webstore For Those Interested In Gorgeous Artisan Gemstone Jewelry; Each Piece Is A Titled Work Of Art. We Offer Hand-Crafted, Unique, One-Of-A-Kind Contemporary Heirlooms, It's A Store W
NORTON SIMON MUSEUM OF ART & GARDENS
411 W. Colorado Blvd. Pasadena 91105 626-449-6840 - The Museum Houses The 30 Year Art Collection Of Industrialist Norton Simon. The Collection Contains European Art From The Renaissance To The 20Th Century And Asian Art Spanning 2000 Years. The Museum More ....
PACIFIC ASIA MUSEUM
46 N. Los Robles Avenue, Pasadena, 91101 Parking Available Adjacent To Museum, Accessible By Gold Line & Metro Bus Transfer (626) 449-2742 - The Only Museum In Southern California Devoted Solely To Asia And The Pacific Islands, Pacific Asia Museum Is Located At 46 North Los Robles Avenue In Pasadena. Hours Are Wednesday Through Sunday 10 ....
THE GAMBLE HOUSE
4 Westmoreland Place Pasadena Ca (626)793-3334 - The Gamble House Is An Internationally Recognized National Historic Landmark, In The Style Of The American Arts And Crafts Movement. Built In 1908, The Gamble House Is The Most Complete And Best-Pres
FREE Eye Spy LA
Don't miss out on free & discount ticket offers
and all of the other fun things to do in LA each week.
Take a look at some past issues HERE
MONTHLY LA EVENTS CALENDAR
ART THIS WEEK IN L.A.