11am-7pm Friday-Saturday, 11am-6pm Sunday
$20 (opening gala $75), Santa Monica Civic Auditorium
1855 Main St., photola.com.
A large and varied display of the art of photography, which can often be as beautiful and experimental as a painting. This year’s hosts are photographer David LaChapelle and actor Chris
Lowell, who will be on hand for the opening night gala at LACMA on January 14.
January 17, 7pm, $10-$65, Smothers Theatre
Pepperdine University, 24255 PCH, Malibu, 310.506.4522.
Since the mid-90s, Keb’ Mo’ (real name Kevin Moore) has been a major name in contemporary blues. He won Grammies for his albums Just Like You, Slow Down, and Keep It Simple.
His new album, Live and Mo’, is on his own new label,
Yolabelle International. Mo’ will be appearing solo for