5 Design Things To Do This Week

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Your week in design events from DnA.

unnamed 1. 75 Years of Marvel

Head to the Hammer Museum for a discussion with Stan Lee, Roy Thomas and the filmmaker Kevin Smith about the significance of Marvel in pop culture.

When: Saturday December 6, 2014 at 2:00 PM

Where: The Hammer Museum; 10899 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles

Tickets: Free and open to the public.

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DnA is thrilled to have featured many of the designers (including Baum-Kuchen, Brendan Ravenhill, Scout Regalia, Specialty Dry Goods) on our blog that will be selling their wares at this weekend’s Remodelista Market. If you are looking for an opportunity to buy holiday gifts that support local designers, this event is not to be missed.

When: Saturday December 6, 2014 10:00 AM-5:00 PM

Where: Big Daddy’s Antiques; 3334 La Cienega Place, Los Angeles

Tickets: Free, but RSVP requested.

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3. Holiday Matinee “Home Alone”

There few holiday movies as iconic as Home Alone. This Sunday, the Los Angeles Conservancy will host their annual Holiday Matinee at the historic Orpheum Theater in downtown.

When: Sunday December 7, 2014, 2:00 PM

Where: Orpheum Theater; 842 S Broadway, Los Angeles

Tickets: $15 for the general public; $10 for LA Conservancy members

Click here for more information. unnamed (2)   4. KILLSPENCER Pop-Up 

A few weeks ago, DnA spoke to Spencer Nikosey of KILLSPENCER about his line of handmade leather goods in Silver Lake. Just in time for the holidays, he’ll be launching a pop-up shop on the westside this Thursday that will continue through every weekend in December. (See dates and hours for the weekend pop-up in the graphic above.) The launch event will include drinks, bites, exclusive music performances as well as a a special in-store discount.

When: Thursday December 4, 2015; 7:00-10:00 PM

Where: 10545 West Pico Boulevard, Los Angeles

Tickets: Free and open to the public, but RSVP requested.

Click here for more information. 5. Sou Fujimoto: Between Nature and Architecture 

Japanese architect Sou Fujimoto’s most important works include the Serpentine Gallery Pavilion 2013, House NA (2011), the Musashino Art University Museum & Library (2010), the Final Wooden House (2008) and House N (2008). Tonight at SCI-Arc, he’ll give a lecture where he discusses his architectural philosophy.

When: Monday December 1, 2014; 7:00 PM

Where: W.M. Keck Lecture Hall, SCI-Arc

Tickets: Free and open to the public.

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