First Images | Transmission LA: AV CLUB
“Multi-disciplinary Avant/Garde Diaries festival “Transmission LA: AV CLUB curated by Mike D” opens at The Geffen Contemporary at MOCA in Los Angeles today, through May 6. Mike D of the Beastie Boys will present the event as official curator, which will feature a mixture of contemporary art, design, music, film and food. The artists include Peter Coffin, Jim Drain, Will Fowler, Benjamin Jones, Mike Mills, Takeshi Murata and Tom Sachs among others as well as an outdoor pop-up restaurant from Chef Roy Choi and interactive coffee bar designed by Robert McKinley. A special highlight is the artistically staged world premier unveiling of the Mercedes-Benz Concept Style Coupé. It offers a glimpse of the all-new midsize four-door luxury coupé scheduled for market launch next year.With different exhibitions, concerts, DJ nights, performances and installations, the festival will illustrate, in keeping with the title “AV CLUB”, how audio and visual art forms can inspire each another and unleash unimagined synergies. Entry to the festival is free of charge.” Check out a few images of the festivities at MOCA above.