David Eng – The Dawning of the Age of Aquariums

Saturday, June 8th 2013 // 2:30pm-5pm
at Cabrillo Marine Aquarium // 3720 Stephen M. White Drive, San Pedro, CA 90731
Free

David Eng will lead the group on a tide pool visit, accompanied by a live string ensemble featuring Melinda Rice, Mona Tian, Andrew McIntosh and Chris Votek. The event concludes in the Cabrillo Marine Aquarium’s auditorium with a brief lecture on the origin story of 19th-century aquaria, after which visitors are free to explore the rest of the Frank Ghery-designed aquarium.

2:30 Meet in front of aquarium entrance on the left when coming from parking lot.
3:00 Music and tide pool exploration along the shore.
3:30 Audience & performers walk from shore to Auditorium.
3:40 Second half of the lecture begins in the Auditorium.
4:20 Lecture concludes. Audience members are encouraged to explore the Aquarium until closing time.

This event is part of Machine Project’s Field Guide to L.A. Architecture.