Tuesday, April 17, 6–9 pm


@ the Fowler Museum

Word-jamming! UCLA Arts Party @ the Fowler

Italian artist Alighiero Boetti often incorporated phrases in his embroidered work, sometimes in stacked blocks of letters and other times in messages to be read vertically or horizontally, not unlike a crossword puzzle. Come celebrate the exhibition Order and Disorder: Alighiero Boetti by Afghan Women with a night of games, wordplay, communal art-making, music and more:

Challenge-the-Champs Competitive Scrabble

Think you are Scrabulous? Test your skills at custom boards with experts from Los Angeles Scrabble Club #44.

Concept to Collaboration Artists Involving Others

Help create a collaborative embroidery with “renegade crafter” Jenny Hart, who will explore how collaborators affect the creative process. Hart will direct the creation of a large embroidered work featuring wordplay, handwriting and embroidery. Your participation in this piece is not only invited―it's necessary for its creation! The resulting work will be displayed during this year’s final Fowler Out Loud on May 31.

Legendary (Drag Queen) Bingo!

Legendary Bingo comes to the Fowler with a drag queen hostess, crazy call-backs, prizes and surprises!

Exhibition Tours

Take a tour of Order and Disorder: Alighiero Boetti by Afghan Women with gallery educators who will “decode” some of the works on display.

DJ Glenn Red, Boggle, Bananagrams, open galleries, and light refreshments.

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Tuesday, April 17, 7-10pm


@ Kaufman Hall

Free Film Screening: Inner Voice (a documentary about Meredith Monk)

Part I: April 17th 12-1 Kaufman Hall, Rm 208
Part II: April 19th 12-1pm Kaufman Hall, Rm 208

Free Guided Meditation

Led by Marvin Belzer of the UCLA Mindful Awareness Research Center April 17th
6:45-7:15 Kaufman Hall, Rm 1000

Archeology of an Artist: Kaufman Hall Theatre, April 17th @ 7:30pm

As part of a week-long residency, pioneering composer/singer/director/choreographer/filmmaker
Meredith Monk will discuss her process and artistic trajectory over the last five decades. As part of
the residency, students can participate in an interactive art exhibit, creating works of art that will be
displayed in Kaufman Hall.

Presented by UCLA Live and the Student Committee for the Arts. For more info: www.uclalive.org/artinaction

Wednesday, April 18, 7-10pm


@ the Hammer Museum

EMBODIED: UCLA Arts Party @ Hammer Museum

The Hammer Museum and the Hammer Student Association (H.S.A.) present an evening of artist-ledworkshops, performances, and live music inspired by the exhibition Alina Szapocznikow: SculptureUndone 1955-1972. Ask artist John Kilduff for life advice as he runs on a treadmill and paints at thesame time, create a collaborative figure drawing with Malaika Zweig, cast your body with Pato Hebert,work with performance duo CamLab, and much more. The evening will also feature a photo booth, cashbar, LA’s finest food trucks, and sets by KXLU DJ Alyssa Bailey.

(Corner of Wilshire & Westwood; hsa@hammer.ucla.edu for more info)

3 venues, 2 nights, 1 party. All free.

UCLA Arts Party is a students-only extravaganza that lets you explore world-class culture, arts and exhibitions right on your doorstep--and discover yourself in the process.