What: View our beautiful, chintzy, celeb-obsessed city though the lens of Terry Richardson at the photographer’s first L.A. solo exhibition showcasing more than 25 of his latest works.
Why: Pay your respects to the famously provocative shutterbug at the opening reception.
When: Thru Mar. 31. Opening reception, Fri., 6-9 p.m.
Where: OhWow, 937 N. La Cienega Blvd., b/t Romaine St. & Willoughby Ave., West Hollywood (310-652-1711).
Warp and Weft
What: Celebrated local artist Hadley Holliday’s latest abstract series trips out with psychedelic patterns in striking shades of blue.
Why: Lady paints the blues.
When: Thru Apr. 7. Opening reception, Sat., 6-8 p.m.
Where: Taylor de Cordoba, 2660 S. La Cienega Blvd., b/t Venice & Washington Blvds., Culver City (310-559-9156).
Deus ex Machina
What: Whether you’re into catching wheelies or waves, get ready to ride custom motorcycles, bicycles, and surfboards at the adventure lifestyle brand’s first U.S. store.
Why: Get down (under).
When: Daily. Cafe, 7 a.m.-7 p.m.; shop, 10 a.m.-7 p.m.
Where: 1001 Venice Blvd., Venice (888-515-3387).
What: Hit the mat for six hours of classes taught by twenty-plus of the city’s best instructors (Sara Ivanhoe, Kimberly Fowler, Allyn Cioban) stretching for a good cause.
Why: All funds raised benefit Cancer Support Community’s Benjamin Center.
When: Sat., noon-6 p.m.
Where: Naam Yoga L.A., 1231 Fourth St., b/t Wilshire Blvd. & Arizona Ave., Santa Monica (310-751-7550).
The Carnival of Magic Medicine
What: Feed your mind and body at an all-day fundraiser full of mini healing sessions, shamans, psychics, live music, and a silent auction with items donated by the likes of Jon Hamm, the casts of Twilight and 30 Rock, Jimmy Chamberlin, and more.
Why: Proceeds benefit can-do.org’s sponsorship of Operation Get Shaman Durek a Kidney.
When: Sat., 1-9 p.m.
Where: 1503 S. Central Ave., at E. 14th Pl., Downtown.
What: Brits Mike and Zoe Pocock launch their designer nail wraps stateside, with colorful patterns ranging from classic (polka dots) to standout (neon tribal).
Why: He’s dressed the digits of Alexa Chung, Adele, and Meryl Streep.
When: You have the urge to jazz up your pointers.
Where: Nordstrom, 189 The Grove Dr., b/t Beverly Blvd. & W. Third St., Mid-City West (323-930-2230).
Photo: Terry Richardson / Courtesy of OhWow