The Agenda: Architecture & Design Lunch & Learn; FIDM’s Annual Art Of Motion Picture Costume Design Exhibition and more


Lunch & Learn
The 2019 Bay Area Architecture & Design Lunch & Learn unites industry thought-leaders to discuss everything from interior trends to technology-driven construction and design.
When: March 20
Where: The Fairmont Hotel, 950 Mason St, San Francisco

Complexity of Convenience: Restaurant Design in the Digital Age Hospitality innovators convene to discuss up-to-the minute user research that hotels and restaurants are already using to reshape their industry.
When: March 20.
Where: Gensler, 500 South Figueroa Street, Los Angeles

Pottery by Tomomi Kamoshita, courtesy of Still Life Ceramics.

Kintsugi Ceramic Class Tokyo-based artisan potter and specialty ceramics instructor Tomomi Kamoshita teaches a modern version of kintsugi technique, i.e. the process of connecting broken pieces of ceramics using gold and urushi lacquer. All materials are provided.
When: March 21-23.
Where: Still Life Ceramics at ROW DTLA, 777 Alameda St, Los Angeles

Annie Leibovitz, Golden Gate Bridge, 1977. © Annie Leibovitz, The Early Years, 1970 – 1983: Archive Project No. 1, Courtesy of Hauser & Wirth.

Hauser & Wirth Film Series
Los Angeles gallery Hauser & Wirth hosts a three night event called “I Still Dream About California: A Film Series Organized by Annie Leibovitz.” The screening coincides with first L.A. exhibition of the photographer’s work titled, “Annie Leibovitz. The Early Years, 1970 – 1983: Archive Project No. 1.” Named for a quote from the artist, ‘I Still Dream About California’ features films that were influential in her early career that exemplify the state’s grit and beauty.
When: March 21-23.
Where: Hauser & Wirth, 901 East 3rd st, Los Angeles

Cinderella movie costumes from the 24th Annual Art of Motion Picture Costume Design Exhibition Opening at FIDM. Courtesy of FIDM.

FIDM Museum Field Trip
AIGA LA makes a group trip to FIDM Museum’s annual #ArtOfCostumeDesign exhibition. This year’s exhibition features a variety of film genres representing outstanding achievement in costume design from fan favorites and Academy Award® nominees and winners. The exhibit runs through April 12.
When: March 23
Where: FIDM Museum, 919 South Grand Avenue, Los Angeles

“There & Away” Exhibition
Photographer Tyler Bensinger’s exhibition “There & Away” debuts at the House of Lucie in Downtown L.A. Inspired by the award-winning book, by the same name, “There & Away” reflects the book’s theme, “Mono No Aware,” the bittersweet awareness of the transient nature of life. The exhibition is free and open to the public.
When: March 23-29
Where: House of Lucie at ROW DTLA, 777 S Alameda St. Building M1, Suite 140, Los Angeles

“Monet: The Late Years” at San Francisco’s de Young Museum . It’s not too late to check out “Monet: The Late Years” at San Francisco’s de Young Museum. The exhibition features almost 50 paintings by the artist dating mainly from 1913 to 1926, the final phase of his long career. Adult tickets $35 and the exhibit is open through May 27
When: Now – May 27.
Where: de Young Museum, 50 Hagiwara Tea Garden Drive, San Francisco

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