What to check out this weekend vol. 6

 

A curated list of festivals, branded pop-ups, and immersive events and experiences this weekend in cities that We’re Magnetic calls home.

 

NEW YORK

Andy Warhol: From A to B and Back Again

Now (Previews)March 2019, The Whitney

This exhibition—the first Warhol retrospective in the U.S. since 1989—reconsiders the work of one of the most inventive, influential, and important American artists.

 

The Other Art Fair

Now – 11/11, Greenpoint

The fair, which features works from 130 up-and-coming and independent artists, is curated for collectors and fans with varying budgets.

 

The Future of Sports

Now12/21, Williamsburg

The Future of Sports is an “immersive call to action experiment” that wants to use the power of sports, culture, and art to bring communities together and inspire change.

 

Smorgasburg x VICE Night Market

Now11/14, Williamsburg

Smorgasburg and Vice are taking the party indoors for evenings of food, drinks, music, art and more under one roof.

 

Adidas: Art & Yoga

Now – 12/10, Brooklyn Museum

Head to Brooklyn Museum in Prospect Park for an hour yoga session followed by mindfulness meditation. The class itself is only $10, and that includes museum admission.

 

The Arrivals Pop-Up

Now – February 2019, Soho

In addition to its activation with Dyson, The Arrivals pop-up is offering exclusive items and products from brands like CLO, MOYA, HALSTROM, AER, and many more.

 

LOS ANGELES

 

AxS Fest

Now – 11/11, Pasadena

Explore the intersection of art and science during AxS Fest, a Pasadena-wide fest of talks, gallery shows and installations.

 

Craftsman Weekend 2018

11/9 – 11/11, Pasadena

Offerings will include a tour of significant Craftsman-era houses, a variety of bus and walking tours, an Exposition Show & Sale of over 40 exhibitors.

 

Fernet-Branca 2018 Pop-Up Bar Expo

11/11, DTLA

This expo features exhibitions and specialty drinks from some of the country’s most celebrated bars, plus music, custom photo opps, interactive moments and more.

 

LONDON

 

Vevolution

11/10, British Film Institute

The plant-powered festival is returning to the Southbank with talks, panel discussions, and workshops from the leading lights of the meat-free movement.

 

Coppa Club Igloos

Now – January 2019, Aldgate

Coppa Club’s much-hyped PVC riverside igloos are back and as cozy as ever, with sheepskin blankets, festive snacks, and breeze-free views of the city skyline.

 

Yayoi Kusama Exhibit

Now – 12/21, Shoreditch

The Victoria Miro Gallery hosts Kusama’s “The Moving Moment When I Went to the Universe,” featuring new paintings, sculptures, and a large-scale Infinity Mirror Room.

 

AUSTIN

 

Bloody Mary Festival

11/11, Fair Market

Austin’s Bloody Mary Festival celebrates the city’s most creative Bloody Marys with food and drink tastings from local companies, photo ops, temporary tattoos and more.

 

Mac & Cheese Festival

11/11, Escoffier School of Culinary Arts

Presented by Austin Food Magazine, the city’s third annual Mac & Cheese Festival features a showdown between the best local chefs competing for cheesy glory.