Special Event: ALAA PST Tour

ALAA-sponsored tours of Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA exhibitions

Los Angeles, CA

Nov. 17 & 18, 2017

Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA is a far-reaching and ambitious exploration of Latin American and Latino art in dialogue with Los Angeles. Led by the Getty, Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA is the latest collaborative effort from arts institutions across Southern California (September 2017 – January 2018).

The Association for Latin American Art is sponsoring a series of curator-led tours of exhibits at museums participating in Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA. The tours and related events will take place November 17 & 18, and will include a reception and keynote lecture by Chon Noriega. Schedule and registration link below. Price for ALAA members is $35; for non-members, $45.
Organized by Charlene Villaseñor Black & Elisa Mandell

Schedule

ALAA PST TOUR

November 16-19, 2017

(final schedule)

 

Thursday, November 16
Arrival to Los Angeles (see list of hotels near LACMA and the Getty)

Friday, November 17, Los Angeles County Museum of Art

9:45 a.m. Meet at LACMA staff entrance on Wiltshire

10-12:00 Exhibition Tours:
Painted in Mexico, 1700–1790: Pinxit Mexici  (Resnick Pavilion)
Found in Translation: Design in California and Mexico, 1915–1985 (Resnick Pavilion) 

12-1:30 Lunch (on your own)

1:30-2:30 Exhibition Tours:
A Universal History of Infamy (BCAM, Level 2)
Playing with Fire: Paintings by Carlos Almaraz (BCAM, Level 2)

3:00-5:00 Free Time:

Visit other galleries at LACMA
Visit Craft and Folk Art Museum, 5814 Wilshire Blvd. (The US-Mexico Border: Place, Imagination, and Possiblity)
Visit Petersen Automotive Museum, 6060 Wilshire Blvd (The High Art of Riding Low)

5:00-6:30 Keynote Lecture, Chon Noriega (UCLA), Brown Auditorium, LACMA
6:30/7:00:00-9:00 Reception, Japanese Pavilion

Saturday, November 18, J. Paul Getty Museum

9:15 a.m. Arrival via South Gate, park Top of Hill, check in with security on L2; Visitor Services will direct participants to the Private Dining Room

9:30-10:00 Coffee and Snacks in PDR

10:00-11:00 Exhibition Tours:
Golden Kingdoms: Luxury and Legacy in the Ancient Americas (Museum, Exhibition Pavilion)
Making Art Concrete: Works from Argentina and Brazil in the Colección Patricia Phelps de Cisneros (Museum, West Pavilion, Plaza Level)
The Metropolis in Latin America: 1830-1930 (Getty Research Institute, Plaza Level)

11:00-12:00 Exhibition Tours:
Golden Kingdoms: Luxury and Legacy in the Ancient Americas (Museum, Exhibition Pavilion)
Making Art Concrete: Works from Argentina and Brazil in the Colección Patricia Phelps de Cisneros (Museum, West Pavilion, Plaza Level)
The Metropolis in Latin America: 1830-1930 (Getty Research Institute, Plaza Level)

12:00-1:30 Lunch (on your own)

1:30-2:30 Exhibition Tours:
Golden Kingdoms: Luxury and Legacy in the Ancient Americas (Museum, Exhibition Pavilion)
Making Art Concrete: Works from Argentina and Brazil in the Colección Patricia Phelps de Cisneros (Museum, West Pavilion, Plaza Level)
The Metropolis in Latin America: 1830-1930 (Getty Research Institute, Plaza Level)

2:30 Free Time:
Visit other galleries at the Getty (Photography in Argentina, 1850-2010: Contradiction and Continuity)
Visit The Hammer Museum, 10899 Wilshire Blvd. (Radical Women: Latin American Art, 1960-1985)
Visit Skirball Cultural Center, 2701 N. Sepulveda Blvd. (Ken Gonzales-Day – Surface Tension: Murals, Signs, and Mark-Making in LA; Another Promised Land: Anita Brenner’s Mexico)

Optional Evening Meet Ups (on your own):
Recommended: Olvera Street or Little Tokyo

Sunday, November 19
Departures

List of Hotels

Near LACMA:
Wilshire Crest Hotel
6301 Orange St., Los Angeles, CA 90048
.4 mil from LACMA

Park Plaza Lodge Hotel
6001 W 3rd St., Los Angeles CA 90036
.7 miles from LACMA

Beverly Laurel Motor Hotel
8018 Beverly Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90048
.9 miles from LACMA

The Orlando Hotel
8384 W. 3rd Street, Los Angeles, California 90048
Tel: (323) 658-6600

Farmer’s Daughter Hotel
115 S Fairfax Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90036
Tel: (323) 937-3930

Wilshire Crest Hotel
6301 Orange St, Los Angeles, CA 90048
Tel: (323) 936-5131

Kimpton Hotel Wilshire
6317 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90048
Tel: (323) 852-6000

Near the Getty:
Hilgard House
927 Hilgard Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90024
4.3 miles fromo the Getty

Hotel Angeleno
170 N. Church Lane, Los Angeles, CA 90049
1.3 miles from the Getty

Luxe Sunset Boulevard Hotel
11461 Sunset Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90049
2.4 miles from the Getty

Click here for a Dining Guide to Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA: Latin American Restaurants (a short list)

More details forthcoming!

 

 

Registration

Space is limited to 75. Registration deadline is Monday, October 16.

Click here to Register!