COMING SOON to AUTOMATA!
AUGUST 22, 7pm-11pm
during KCRW Chinatown Summer Nights
presented by Baxley Andresen and Erin O'Donnell
For the last Chinatown Summer Nights of 2015, Automata changes into an installation designed for viewership interaction and photo taking. Bring friends, pose within the pieces and creatively interact with the space!
AUGUST 27 at 8pm
FANCY FEAST COMEDY
Hosted by Tricia Traci and Rebecca Leib, a comedy happening that showcases comedy in the uncommon the experimental and the avant-garde. FANCY FEAST, aims to delight your senses in an exploration of comedy...and beyond. Through the work of stand up, performance art, music, storytelling and puppetry, we are LA's premiere evening of non-traditional comedy.
COMEDIANS & ARTISTS:
Rebecca Leib is an artist and comedian with a BFA in Fine Art from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and a MFA in Writing from The School of The Art Institute of Chicago. She is an alumni of The Second City Conservatory In Chicago, IO West and UCB-LA. Her comedy and writing has been featured on NBC's Hollywood Game Night, Disney's Win, Lose Or Draw, UCB-LA, Defy Media, Reductress, Huffington Post, Art Ltd, Artillery and Beautiful/Decay.
Tricia Traci is a filmmaker, artist, and comedian. She has a BFA in filmmaking from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and an MFA from Montana. She's performed mainstage and is an alumni of UCB-LA and IO West. She's currently a stand up and storyteller. She's received film festival awards for her experimental comedic narratives and also her cinematography work. They can be seen all over Earth and internet. She's crafted videos and animations for VH1, Samsung, Billboards, Fender, ABC, Fox, NBC, Yahoo, pop star types, and of course Smokey Bear.
ONGOING AT AUTOMATA: PEEPHOLE CINEMA
Visit PEEPHOLE CINEMA, a new permanent screening site at Automata, available for viewing 24 hours a day. Peephole Cinema, conceived and curated by Laurie O'Brien and Allison deFren, is located in the alley behind Automata, to the left of our back door, between North Hill Street and Chung King Road. http://www.peepholecinema.com/peephole-cinema-los-angeles-2/