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Top 5 New Events Elsewhere in LA

This year, LA Design Festival is grounding programs around two main locations in downtown LA: City Market South and ROW DTLA.  But we’ve been adding new events to the schedule that take place all over LA; a testament to the incredible diversity and talent of our global design city.  So here’s a quick round up of the five latest and greatest events that are taking place elsewhere in LA!


TypeThursday LA

Don’t miss this monthly design salon for big type and small talk, hosted at the Hoffmitz Milken Center for Typography at ArtCenter College of Design.

Blunt Talk

Find out how design could shape the emerging cannabis industry. Lightning talks and tacos, hosted by The Creative Party.

Metro Arts Los Angeles Presents “Her”

For your Friday night enjoyment, how about some design-light programming?  Just relax and catch a free screening of Spike Jonze’s 2013 science fiction film “Her” set in a futuristic Los Angeles.

Long Beach Design Showcase

Hot off his East Coast showing at ICFF, Long Beach designer Eric Trine hosts own eponymous design showcase.  

HOME: So Different, So Appealing

Check out this new exhibition on opening day, June 11, part of Pacific Standard Time.  Spanning seven decades and covering art styles from Pop Art and Conceptualism to “anarchitecture” and “autoconstrucción,” the artists featured in this show explore one of the most basic social concepts by which individuals, families, nations, and regions understand themselves in relation to others