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Take a Look and Take Your Pics, Refinery 29’s 29Rooms Returns to Los Angeles for Five Days


Written By: Brittany Lawrence
Images Offered By: Getty Photographs for Refinery29 and Brittany Lawrence 29 Rooms

Now in its fourth yr, Refinery29’s 29Rooms has returned to Los Angeles Dec. 5-9 with its “Expand Your Reality” expertise. In contrast to many pop-ups, 29Rooms isn’t just for taking selfies. This distinctive expertise additionally consists of reside performances and a probability to work together with the individuals round you. Let’s be actual although, there are greater than sufficient alternatives to snap one, or 29 pictures, for the Gram. So be certain to put on the right outfit since you’ll have a lot to share, however may I recommend snug but trendy footwear as there are 29 websites to see. You’re about to enter a protected area of artists and tradition that may depart you with a new sense of self, like you possibly can create a new world, and in truth, you possibly can. “Expand Your Reality, transform your mind. 29Rooms is whatever you find.” -29Rooms

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Get Prepared for Take-Off

Room 1

Enter into the primary the venue, SHAKE IT OUT, which is a collaboration with Egle Zvirblyte. Prepare to open your thoughts and enter into a magical world.

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Dance Social gathering Fever

Room 2

Say “yes!” to a glowing dance celebration! The second room, INNER BEAUTY BALL, in collaboration with Home Of Sure, will little question invite you in and fill you to the brim with happiness you can’t even attempt to include. Dance with the glittering forged and let your true self unfastened.

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Pay attention within the Darkish

Room three

Go down under into the darkness to expertise SONIC SANCTUARY, in collaboration with Aaron Taylor Kuffner. Hear the music made by the robotic Gamelatron and sit within the faint pink mild taking it in.

Comply with Your Shadow

Room four

With the music from Sonic Sanctuary, watch the dancers and their silhouettes in SONIC SHADOW, in collaboration with Aye Hasegawa. As they transfer collectively, don’t be afraid to dance with your personal shadow.

Collectively in Stained Glass

Room 5

Take a colourful stroll via a stained-glass hall to expertise IN LIGHT OF YOU, in collaboration with José A. Roda, the place labels don’t exist, however togetherness merges to brighten our world.

Your Future Is within the Palm of Your Arms

Room 6

Ever been interested in your future? Then step on up and have a BLIND DATE WITH DESTINY and let a stranger learn your palm. Be courageous and stick your hand via the wall and see what your future holds.

A Room Match for a Queen

Room 7

The seventh room, A LONG LINE OF QUEENDOM, in collaboration with Unity In Shade, is a tribute for the black feminine expertise. Learn and absorb all the notes and names on the partitions on this temple of gold.

Who Runs Hollywood? WOMEN!

Rooms Eight-9

THE FULL PICTURE, in collaboration with TNT’s drama, “Shatterbox,” is a two-part room to present that though ladies make up half the inhabitants, in 2017 solely Eight % of the highest administrators have been ladies. Shatterbox is a new collection by Refinery29 and TNT to encourage feminine storytellers not simply on digital camera but in addition behind it.  

You Know, Proper?!

Room 10

Step onto the sport present set of KNOW! YOUR! RIGHTS!, in collaboration with American Civil Liberties Union. Spin the sport wheel to study totally different rights when it comes to voting, ladies, the LGBTQ+ group and immigrants’ rights, or see how robust you’re and take a swing with the Energy of Motion!  


Catch a Falling Star

Room 11

Stargaze within the California desert, absorbing all the stardust that’s shared in every part and with everybody. STAR MATTER, in collaboration with Nicole Richie, takes you again to the cosmic 1970s the place you’ll be able to join and share in love and music.

Get to Know a Good Stranger

Room 12

Discover some human connections with 29 QUESTIONS. With the expansion of know-how, there are fewer alternatives to truly join with one other individual. Dare to discover somebody you don’t know, take a seat and ask the 29 questions on the playing cards. Chances are you’ll stroll out with a new good friend or a minimum of, a new secret handshake.

A Gentle Place to Land

Room 13

Reminisce in your teenage bed room and let this furry time machine take you to that protected place. TEEN BEDROOM, in collaboration with Uzumaki Cepeda, needs you to mirror in your teenage years and keep in mind the sanctuary you made your personal.

Present Me the Cash

Room 14

MONEY MANTRAS, in collaboration with Refinery29’s Cash Diaries, brings to mild the cash taboo with ladies. The brand new guide provides recommendation and recommendations on affording life and getting wealthy. Achieve some inspiration and energy on this piggy-bank crammed room.


Room 15

Take a break from all the dangerous information and go to THE VALUES STAND, the place to discover out what good is occurring and be a part of the trigger. Make a distinction and keep knowledgeable!

As a result of Play Is Value It

Room 16

Stroll by means of the playground PLAY, RESCUE, RESET, in partnership with Pantene. Push by way of the ribbon partitions to uncover their hair secret and keep in mind what it seems like to play.

Really feel It Out

Room 17

Go on a tremendous journey by means of a cave, however you’ll be able to’t see a factor. IN TOUCH, in collaboration with Whisperlodge, is an expertise of contact the place you discover your approach by way of with nothing however your sense of contact and sound. Permit your self to be blindfolded and belief in your self.

Bask in Your Internal Baby

Room 18

On this interactive expertise, A CONVERSATION WITH YOUR INNER CHILD, in collaboration with Carlota Guerrero, dig down deep and discover your inside baby once more. Reconnect with your self and write your inside baby a message for the wall.  

Let the Artist Be Your Information

Room 19

Don’t simply take a look at the artwork, be a part of the artwork. In ARTISTS IN RESIDENCE, in collaboration with Sage Adams, Stephanie DeAngelis, Mary Margaret Groves and Carolyn Suzuki, collaborate with the artists and unleash your creativity.

Uncover What Lies Between the Sheets

Room 20

Begin on a deep journey with BETWEEN THE SHEETS, in collaboration with Rupi Kaur, guided by Kaur’s poetry. Discover therapeutic and self-love and depart your telephone away to actually depart the load of the world behind.


Watch the Present

Room 21

Watch and pay attention at A DIFFERENT TUNE, in collaboration with GLAAD, Trans Refrain of Los Angeles and Tonality, as two totally different LA choirs sing to categorical empowerment and unity.

What the World Wants Now Is A Love Word

Room 22

The world is in dire want of some love proper now. LOVE LETTER TO THE WORLD, in collaboration with Cocovan, is an ongoing undertaking with hundreds of individuals from 115 nations. Be a part of them and write a love letter to the world, from the world. A letter so huge, it’s already taller than the Eiffel Tower!


No Filter Required

Rooms 23-24

Filters are used on so lots of our footage right now, so why not find out how to use mild to your benefit? NO FILTER options two artistic lighting strategies to make it easier to see your pictures in a new means that includes colour, shadows, and in fact mild!


The Highlight Is on You

Room 25

Rise up on stage and do one thing marvelous! CLAIM THE STAGE, in partnership with Amazon Prime Video, options a “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel” arrange the place you can also see your identify in lights.


Look for Magic

Rooms 26-27

Journey out of LA and into a magical crystal cave. YOU ARE MAGIC, in collaboration with The Hoodwitch, guides you to dig deep and discover the magic inside you, for you’re a mild on this world.


Dive Into Area

Room 28

Prepare to discover a galaxy on the backside of the ocean. DEEP SEA GALAXY: WELCOME TO MY MIND, in collaboration with Kesha, takes you to the depths of the waters and opens your creativeness to a magical world full of jellyfish planets and constellation bubbles.


Encompass Your self with Historical past

Room 29

Expertise a four-part video set up enclosed by 4 screens. OH SAY CAN YOU SEE, in collaboration with Lena Waithe, follows American historical past via many years of violence and discrimination being met by Black protest, heroes, artwork, and extra.

29Rooms at The Reef
1933 S Broadway
Los Angeles, CA 90007

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