ROUNDHOUSE

Noémie Despland-Lichtert & Brendan Shea

UPCOMING

RIVERWAYS, WATERWAYS, WALKWAYS

SAT MAY 19, 2-7:30P

Join us as we join the Spatial Awareness Network (SPAN) in their inaugural event: a 6.5-mile walking exploration of some of Los Angeles’ best rail, storm, and pedestrian infrastructure. Several guest speakers will present the past, present, and future of these places.

Details! & Recap!

A BRIEF EXCURSION

SAT JUN 16, 4–8:30P

Take a voyage to explore the effects of eminent domain along the coastline of Los Angeles. A Brief Excursion No. 3 will traverse around the edges of LAX and include a guided urban exploration and an outdoor movie screening.

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PUBLIC PROGRAMMING

SAT JUN 23, 7–9P

Browse free movies at Public Programming, a monthly series at 2426WW which pairs material from the public domain with emerging visual practices. Our guest in June, Maxime Lefebvre, curates and remixes figures, clouds, ‘scapes & environments through the sampling of images and ready-made objects.

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THE ARCHITECTURE OF FOUR ECONOMIES

SAT JUL 07, 2–7:30P

Take our class this summer at the Free School of Architecture (FSA). It will be a 15-mile bike exploration of the dense, and often dark, matrix of social, spatial, and technical networks at The Port of Los Angeles. We’ll investigate the Los Angeles through four other avatars—The Breakwater, The Terminal, The Dredge & The Corridor.

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ARCHIVE

URBAN LABS

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Urban Labs are events which are part exploration / part workshop. They facilitate public engagement with sites. Seeking to document and preserve current liminal states, Urban Labs are conducted through semi-guided walking tours and in-situ spatial interventions.

POLITICS OF PLANTS

OCT 2016

SURVEYING THE LAND

NOV 2016

PSYCHOGEOGRAPHY

NOV 2016

EXHIBITIONS

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Exhibitions are events which present outcomes, artefacts, and evidence. They link the drawings, objects, and texts of Urban Labs with historical evidence of larger phenomena.

INFRASTRUCTURAL IMAGINARY

MAR 2017

BORDER PROPERTIES

NOV 2017

EXCURSIONS

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A Brief Excursion is a project that investigates lost sites and the stories that support them. Through screenings, excavations, and tours, each outing pairs a specific destination with various media to construct and imagine the geography of Los Angeles.

TMLR / TLV

MAY 2017

IMAGING LA

AUG 2017

LAX

JUN 2018

EDIT-A-THONS

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Edit-A-Thons are events for collectively editing Wikipedia articles. Through documenting and digitizing abandoned histories, demolished architecture, forgotten sites, and excavated maps, the edit-a-thons facilitate sifting, sorting, and broadcasting information in real-time.

LOST INFRASTRUCTURE

MAY 2017

ARCHITECTURE + FEMINISM

MAR 2018

PUBLICATIONS

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Publications are a series of ongoing conversations with a variety of artists, architects, planners, geographers, writers, story-tellers, students, dog-walkers, archivists, musicians, kayakers, hikers, and neighbors.

INFRASTRUCTURAL IMAGINARY

(forthcoming)