The NIGHT OF IDEAS is coming to Los Angeles!

Join us at Bergamot Station Arts Center for a 7-hour marathon of debates, live performances, readings, art installations, screenings and music.

Featuring leading thinkers and artists from around the world, this thought-provoking platform will explore the notion of UTOPIA(S), past, present and future from across the fields of knowledge. There will be food, drinks & music!

Some confirmed panelists and artists include Alain Mabanckou (novelist), Norman Klein (critic, urban & media historian), Yuval Sharon (opera producer), Laure Murat (writer & gender studies specialist), Céline Spector (philosopher), Myriam Mechita (artist), Michael Roukes (physicist and nanoscientist), Christopher Hawthorne (LA Times architecture critic), David Rosenboom (composer), Neil Landau (screenwriter and creative producer), Lola Gonzàlez (French artist) or Prieur de la Marne (French musician) and many more! The galleries welcoming the event will also be featuring exciting French art, from Pierre Picot at Craig Krull's Gallery to Lauren Marsolier and Marc Fichou at Robert Berman Gallery among others. Be sure to follow the program updates on our website!


[FREE EVENT / ALL SESSIONS IN ENGLISH]

Details and tickets on Facebook and Eventbrite.


This event is coordinated worldwide by the Institut Français and will take place in 40 cities simultaneously around the theme “A World in Common”. Be part of the movement! For more information, click here.

Bergamot Station 2525 Michigan Ave Santa Monica, CA

The Night of Ideas: 'Utopias'

When
January 26, 2017 | 7 PM - 2 AM
Where
Bergamot Station
2525 Michigan Ave
Santa Monica, CA

The NIGHT OF IDEAS is coming to Los Angeles!

Join us at Bergamot Station Arts Center for a 7-hour marathon of debates, live performances, readings, art installations, screenings and music.

Featuring leading thinkers and artists from around the world, this thought-provoking platform will explore the notion of UTOPIA(S), past, present and future from across the fields of knowledge. There will be food, drinks & music!

Some confirmed panelists and artists include Alain Mabanckou (novelist), Norman Klein (critic, urban & media historian), Yuval Sharon (opera producer), Laure Murat (writer & gender studies specialist), Céline Spector (philosopher), Myriam Mechita (artist), Michael Roukes (physicist and nanoscientist), Christopher Hawthorne (LA Times architecture critic), David Rosenboom (composer), Neil Landau (screenwriter and creative producer), Lola Gonzàlez (French artist) or Prieur de la Marne (French musician) and many more! The galleries welcoming the event will also be featuring exciting French art, from Pierre Picot at Craig Krull's Gallery to Lauren Marsolier and Marc Fichou at Robert Berman Gallery among others. Be sure to follow the program updates on our website!


[FREE EVENT / ALL SESSIONS IN ENGLISH]

Details and tickets on Facebook and Eventbrite.


This event is coordinated worldwide by the Institut Français and will take place in 40 cities simultaneously around the theme “A World in Common”. Be part of the movement! For more information, click here.

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