Weird Events Across The U.S. This Week

SAN FRANCISCO

Carrie Brownstein

Along with Fred Armisen, Carrie Brownstein is one half the creative force behind Portlandia, all the while rocking with her latest musical project, the four-piece female supergroup Wild Flag, and even working on a novel.

Wednesday, May 14, 7:30pm
Nourse Theatre
275 Hayes Street, San Francisco, CA

NEW YORK CITY

Video TALE

All storytellers on the bill incorporate video with their performances. Show features Nick Prueher of the fabulous Found Footage Festival – showing how he fooled morning TV shows posing as a fake chef.

Thursday, May 15th, 7:00
Videology
308 Bedford Ave, Brooklyn 11211
Free

LOS ANGELES

SUBLIMINAL PROJECTS presents SHEPARD FAIREY: 50 Shades of Black

The artwork in 50 Shades of Black is inspired by the 12-inch record cover format. Since 2006, Fairey, a DJ and music enthusiast, has continuously created artwork with the record cover template in mind.

April 16 – May 17
Subliminal Projects
1331 W Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA

CHICAGO

“Unfinished Business: The Right to Play”

Through the Prison + Neighborhood Art Project, Stateville Correctional Center inmates find creative ways to serve out their sentences.

Through 5/1/15: Tue-Fri 10 AM-4 PM, Sun noon-4 PM
Jane Addams Hull-House Museum
800 S. Halsted

 

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