[Whittier, CA :: opens 4/23
] If tiki is your game, you know that Oceanic Arts
has been the name for many years. Closed last November for good, this weekend these purveyors of Polynesian pop are hosting a live auction from their Whittier warehouse. There will even be vintage clothes in the sale! Take a sneaky tiki peeky
. Thanks, Allison!
] Talk to God
[6/11] Game of Shrooms is nearly here. Promise me you’ll think about playing this year, either as a hider or a seeker. Or better yet, both!
BAY AREA, CA+
[San Francisco :: 4/21-4/30] Rachel Lark’s Coming Soon: A New Rock Musical opens this week at Z Space.
[San Leandro :: opens 4/23] This Saturday from 1 to 3 p.m. is the opening event for Here is a Sign, my pal Brody’s exhibit of vintage sign photos. San Leandro Public Library.
[San Francisco :: 5/21] Fleetwood Macrame, a righteous Fleetwood Mac cover band, have some upcoming dates, including one at the Rickshaw Stop.
[Oakland :: 7/2 + 7/3] Mosswood Meltdown
[Denver :: deadline 5/31] Call for proposals: Silent Screen Supernova. “Musical weirdo and visionary” Beatie Wolfe is curating an outdoor exhibition of six digital screens in Denver. Artists (you?) have the chance to get your creation featured on a giant LED screen during the festival in September. The theme is “Activating Environmental Awareness.” Applications are free and must be received before May 31.
LOS ANGELES, CA+
[Los Angeles :: now] Lonesome Town‘s Nothing is Sacred at La Luz De Jesus Gallery
[Sacramento :: until 5/1] The Candy Store: Funk, Nut, and Other Art with a Kick at Crocker Art Museum. Thanks, Whitney!
SAN DIEGO, CA
[San Diego :: 8/3 to 8/7] Tiki Oasis
[Veneta :: 7/8, 9, 10] Oregon Country Fair
[Washington, D.C. :: Opens 4/1] One with Eternity: Yayoi Kusama in the Hirshhorn Collection