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.
Call for Applications
Writer’s Residency: The Project X Desk at Outpost@Armory at Armory Center for the Arts
Dates: February 1 – March 31, 2015
Project X Foundation and Armory Center for the Arts announce a call for proposals for a writer-in-residence at the Project X Desk at Outpost@Armory in the PAA Gallery at the Armory in Pasadena.
The Desk offers a quiet nook for writing and thinking and is available for use during the office hours of the Armory, 9 am – 5 pm, ...
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“We want to be like the mirror, but we’re all over the shop; we’re more like sculpture than we are like pictures. We’ve got backsides and insides, and we see everything from an interior that mixes up whatever we see with memories and fantasies and other images and wishful thinking of all descriptions.”
From Leslie Dick’s feature On Repetition: Nobody Passes in the current issue of X-TRA.
Zackary Drucker and Leslie Dick use this text and the current exhibition at Luis De ...
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Project X Foundation and Armory Center for the Arts present:
What does art practice have to do with political activism?
with Danielle Bustillo, William Henri Lucas, Chandler McWilliams
Organized and moderated by Johanna Kozma,
current Project X Desk at Outpost@Armory resident
Tuesday, October 28, 2014
7 – 9 pm
Armory Center for the Arts
145 N Raymond Ave
Pasadena, CA 91103
What Does Art Practice Have to Do with Political Activism?
For artists, the question of practice vs. theory becomes especially relevant — and complicated — when asked in ...
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::::::::::::::::Shanaynay Library Party::::::::::::::::
:::+Cadavere Quotidiano Paris book launch:::
*DONATE A BOOK = GET A FREE DRINK*
UN LIVRE DONNÉ = UN VERRE OFFERT
Shanaynay Public Library guidelines :
For this third edition of the Library Party, we invite you to contribute to the « hell » section.
The term « enfer » (hell) refers to the part of the library which holds the books destined to a restricted audience.
From hentai comics you don’t need anymore ...
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Visit X-TRA and Project X at the NY Art Book Fair, from September 26 to 28.
Shana and Brica will be there with the new issue, tote-bags, and more!
Presented by Printed Matter, Inc. MoMA PS1
Hours and Location
Preview: Thursday, September 25, 6–9 pm
Friday, September 26, 12–7 pm
Saturday, September 27, 11 am–9 pm
Sunday, September 28, 11 am–7 pm
The NY Art Book Fair is free and open to the public.
The NY ...
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Sept. 15 to Oct. 31, 2014
The inaugural Project X Desk at Outpost@Armory Center for the Arts in Pasadena.
This week at the Project X Desk:
TAROT CARD READINGS with Johanna Kozma
Tuesday, September 30 and Wednesday, October 1
1pm to 5pm
Free, first come first serve.
Johanna Kozma on her project for the Desk:
In the wake of the Chelsea Manning and Edward Snowden revelations last year, the image of Icarus appeared in my mind. It struck me that these two figures represented contemporary, ...
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Call for Applications: Writer’s Desk Residency
X-TRA Fall Launch: Leslie Dick and Zackary Drucker in conversation
Panel Discussion: What does art practice have to do with political activism?
HELL: Shanaynay Library Party and Cadavere Quotidiano Paris Launch
X-TRA and Project X at Printed Matter’s NY Art Book Fair
The Project X Desk at Outpost@Armory: Johanna Kozma
X-TRA Summer Launch in Berlin
The Project X Writer’s Desk at Outpost@Armory
Artist’s Tag Sale
2014 X-TRA Reader Survey!
Cadavere Telephone: X-TRA and Cadavere Quotidiano Launch Party
LA in the 90s : Benefit Auction and Party for X-TRA and Project X
Cadavere Quotidiano: The first Project X Projects Paperback
SCALE: Launch Event for X-TRA 16.2
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
Amazon will donate to X-TRA every time you buy something using our link!
Screening of the films of Gary Beydler
X-TRA’s 1 IMAGE 1 MINUTE 2011