As a platform for provoking critical discourse about contemporary art,
X-TRA hosts events throughout the year, including artists’ talks, readings, conversations, performances, and film and video screenings. We have co-produced events in collaboration with the following venues and organizations: For Your Art; Museum of Contemporary Art, Armory Center for the Arts, Pasadena; College Art Association; Human Resources, Los Angeles; Barnsdall Art Park; Chapman University; Creative Arts Agency; Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions (LACE); Mandrake; Honor Fraser Gallery; and the Art Los Angeles Contemporary Art Fair.
L.A. in the NINETIES
Benefit Auction and Party for X-TRA and Project X
40 artworks made in L.A. in the Nineties
Hosted by Paddle8
Founded in the 1990s in Los Angeles, X-TRA and Project X Foundation provide platforms for critical art dialogue. Now the ...
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A daily mourning
Conceived and organized by Paul Becker, Alex Cecchetti
and Francesco Pedraglio.
A Project X Project
Published by Project X Foundation for Art & Criticism, Edited by Shana Lutker
Cadavere Quotidiano is structured as a straight anthology of writers and artists preoccupied with the lumbering nature of the object and its relation to the written word.
With: Ed Atkins, Becky Beasley, Paul Becker, Matthieu Bulte, Alex Cecchetti, Arjuna Cecchetti, Simone Ciclitira, M Dean, Tim Etchells, Johannes Fa, Melissa Gordon, Alex ...
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A collaborative presentation of a vast array of work grappling with size and scape
Wednesday January 29, 2014
Los Angeles Contemporary Archive and François Ghebaly Gallery
in the lounge
at the new Ghebaly space
2245 E Washington Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90021
In honor of the Winter issue, we’ve asked Jon Leaver to host a presentation of readings and screenings thematically tied to his feature essay in the issue.
Warm up to the Printed Matter Art Book Fair weekend with a cozy program ...
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Destruction! And Monsters!
X-TRA Fall Launch Party & Screening
Celebrate the decidedly monstrous fall issue of X-TRA.
Join us for a themed screening of selections from the issue’s writers and artists!
X-TRA presents a selection of materials that rides the dark current running through the new issue.
Mike Kelley, excerpts from Day is Done, 2005/2006
Candice Lin, Whole New Animal, 2012
Animal Charm, Edge TV, 2008
Théâtre du Soleil, exceprt from Le Dernier Caravansérail
(Odyssées) (The Last Caravan Stop [Odysseys]), 2003
Intermission: Dina Kelberman, Smoke and Fire
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! THE SUMMER EVENT !
X-TRA punches out our 15th volume with a toast to our contributors and readers.
In Conversation: The Colby Poster Archive collaborators in another round!
FEATURING Brian Roettinger vs. Jan Tumlir
WED. AUG. 14 2013 * 7PM *
VERDUGO BAR 3408 VERDUGO ROAD, LA CA 90065
X-TRA Issues! Specials! Posters! Raffles! Drinks!
3 Ways to Make X-TRA’s Year End Right.
Destruction! And Monsters! Fall Launch Party and Screening
The Summer Event!: Conversation and Beer.
The X-TRA Art Sale
X-TRA presents Dont Rhine and Clean Needles Now
X-TRA at the College Art Association Conference in New York
X-TRA at Printed Matter’s LA Art Book Fair
Launch Event: X-TRA at Armory Center for the Arts with Marcos Lutyens
X-TRA hosts Happy Hour at Santa Barbara Contemporary Arts Forum
Chinese Cocktail listening party with Robert Wilhite
X-TRA=XV CAKE PARTY!!!
FIRE IN THE LIBRARY: FIND BIG MIND, a cross discipline talk influenced by the work of Eugenia Butler
Performance: Leslie Dick’s “Boundary Lines” & PDAs by CamLab
“Country Lessons” hosted by Vanessa Place
The Art of Criticism, a panel discussion Organized and moderated by Damon Willick with Sharon Mizota, Doug Harvey, and Aram Moshayedi.
Micol Hebron presents 1 Image 1 Minute
William Leavitt presents Habitat
15 Years in 15 Days: Day 7 / Jan Tumlir presents Black and White Paintings and Albums, a talk with images and music.
15 Years in 15 Days: Day 6 / X-TRA celebrates MATERIAL.
15 Years in 15 Days: Day 5 / Revisiting the revisiting of feminism.
15 Years in 15 Days: Day 4 / MAK Center to support ARTISTS + INSTITUTIONS: Common Ground “What is the Common Ground for Artists and Institutions?”
15 Years in 15 Days: Day 3 / Debate Drawing Party
15 Years in 15 Days: Day 2 / Why Start An Art Magazine Now? (1997 / 2012)
15 Years in 15 Days: Day 1/ Stephen Berens presents The Los Angeles Times and Me
X-TRA’s 15 Years in 15 Days
X-TRA at the NY Art Book Fair
Immaterials and Proposals, part deux
Surfing & Smoking
The Kitchen Table, reprise
X-TRA presents Chinese Cocktail, a concert by Robert Wilhite
Immaterials and Proposals at Human Resources
X-TRA at The Bash, the Co/Lab party for Art Platform
Artists & Writers Picnic
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Screening of the films of Gary Beydler
X-TRA’s 1 IMAGE 1 MINUTE 2011