Skirball Cultural Center Salutes Harry Houdini

See Houdini: Art and Magic, at the Skirball Cultural Center


harry-houdini-skirball cultural centerThe Skirball Cultural Center salutes the life, career and influence of enigmatic magician and escape artist Harry Houdini (pictured) in Houdini: Art and Magic. The first major exhibition to explore Houdini’s life and legacy features more than 150 artifacts, from posters and playbills to silent-film footage of his great escapes to personal items such as family photos, a postcard written to his mother and diaries from his travels. Also on display is companion exhibition Masters of Illusion: Jewish Magicians of the Golden Age. Skirball Cultral Center, 2701 N. Sepulveda Blvd., L.A., 310.440.4500.

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