Save the Date: “Quema Del Diablo,” A Music and Arts Festival at the Joshua Tree Retreat Center – December 9th & 10th

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Save the Date: “Quema Del Diablo,” A Music and Arts Festival at the Joshua Tree Retreat Center – December 9th & 10th

Traditionally held at the town square, the Quema Del Diablo, annual celebration is a modern day version of an old Guatemalan tradition – the burning of devil effigies at the year end. The event signifies the clearing of bad energy from the previous year, and “rising anew from the ashes.” This year, there is a…

Save the Date: Arts District Daze in the DTLA Arts District – Saturday November 18th (1:00pm – 6:00pm)

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Save the Date: Arts District Daze in the DTLA Arts District – Saturday November 18th (1:00pm – 6:00pm)

    Arts District Daze, a monthly event held every 3rd Saturday from 1:00pm-6:00PM, in the Downtown Los Angeles Arts District neighborhood, is happening this Saturday November 18th.  Join us for special art events, exclusive menu items, sales, music and more. Arts District Daze is hosted by the Los Angeles River Artists and Business Association. Navigate your way…

Save the Date: HAPPY PLACE Pop-Up Art Installation in the Arts District – November 20th, 2017 through January 7th, 2018

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Save the Date: HAPPY PLACE Pop-Up Art Installation in the Arts District – November 20th, 2017 through January 7th, 2018

Get your Happy on at the HAPPY PLACE, an immersive art experience in our neighborhood of the Downtown Los Angeles Arts District. Located in a 20,000 sq. ft jumbo-size building (formerly MAMA Gallery), there are thirteen multi-sensory rooms, interactive art installations, and all kinds of things designed to bring out the happy in everyone. From climbing a giant birthday…

Save the Date: OptiMystic : A Pop Up Gallery by Brandon Boyd at 101 Exhibit Gallery – Saturday December 2nd & Sunday December 3rd + EXTENDED for December 9th & 10th

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Save the Date: OptiMystic : A Pop Up Gallery by Brandon Boyd at 101 Exhibit Gallery – Saturday December 2nd & Sunday December 3rd + EXTENDED for December 9th & 10th

  EXTENDED DUE TO POPULAR DEMAND – JOIN US SATURDAY DECEMBER 9TH AND DECEMBER 10TH!! Incubus front man & visual artist Brandon Boyd will be exhibiting fine art, prints and a curated retail shop at his ‘OptiMystic’ Pop Up Gallery. There will also be artwork and installations featured by multi-disciplined Los Angeles artists: Tasya van Ree,…

SAVE THE DATE: LA CoMotion Mobility Revolution Conference and Expo Festival in The DTLA Arts District-Nov. 18th & 19th

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SAVE THE DATE: LA CoMotion Mobility Revolution Conference and Expo Festival in The DTLA Arts District-Nov. 18th & 19th

Coming to the Arts District November 18th – 19th is the LA CoMotion Mobility Revolution Conference and Expo Festival, a festival dedicated to the trends and technologies in transportation advancement. There will be talks, workshops, demonstrations, and featured exhibits showcasing “the world’s latest urban mobility achievements and innovations.”  Learn about the latest technology advances, what it…

Save the Date: “WISHLIST 5” at Gabba Gallery – Saturday November 18th

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Save the Date: “WISHLIST 5” at Gabba Gallery – Saturday November 18th

Gabba Gallery, LA’s “Best Art Gallery” (LA Weekly), is celebrating the fifth anniversary of WISHLIST, their signature affordable art show. Curated by Jason Ostro and Elena Jacobson, Wishlist 5 features original artwork by over 70 local and international artists. Every piece is priced under $1000, with many under $200. Buyers may take their art home…

Save the Date: “A Quest for Peril” by Calder Greenwood at THESE DAYS – Saturday November 11th

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Save the Date: “A Quest for Peril” by Calder Greenwood at THESE DAYS – Saturday November 11th

Cartwheel Art is super excited for Calder Greenwood’s solo exhibition ” A Quest for Peril” opening Saturday November 10th at THESE DAYS in Downtown Los Angeles. This is the first solo exhibition by the Los Angeles artist and man of action Calder Greenwood, who has been a guest speaker with Cartwheel Art Tours. Years ago Calder…

Save the Date: Designer Con 2017 – Saturday November 11th through Sunday November 12th

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Save the Date: Designer Con 2017 – Saturday November 11th through Sunday November 12th

For the 12th year, Designer Con will be taking place for two days this weekend at the Pasadena Convention Center! Cartwheel Art couldn’t be more excited!! Ticket information can be found at this link. For those not familiar, Designer Con 2017 features 400 vendors, including some of Cartwheel Art’s favorite artists, designers, and manufacturers, who will be selling toys,…

Tour Coverage: Private Tour at Shrine’s “Haunted Shack Gardens” (10/30/17)

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Tour Coverage: Private Tour at Shrine’s “Haunted Shack Gardens” (10/30/17)

Here’s a peek into the absolutely incredible Haunted Shack Gardens​ by artist Brent Allen Spears​ (aka. Shrine) as seen during yesterday’s private tour with Cartwheel Art Tours​. Shrine is the artist behind many of the installations at art & music festivals such as Coachella​, Lightning in a Bottle​ and Burning Man​ just to name a…

Save the Date: DTLA’s Long Beach Avenue Open Artist Studios – Saturday November 4th through Sunday November 5th

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Save the Date:  DTLA’s Long Beach Avenue Open Artist Studios – Saturday November 4th through Sunday November 5th

          This weekend on Saturday November 4th (4-9pm) and Sunday November 5th (4-9pm), is the 4th annual Downtown Los Angeles, Long Beach Avenue Lofts Open Artist Studios. This annual open studios event is an opportunity to see the artwork of several working artists and glimpse into their creation process. The participting artists will…

Tour Coverage: Cartwheel Art Tours x Women Who Whiskey in DTLA for “The Art of Whiskey” (Sunday October 29th)

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Tour Coverage: Cartwheel Art Tours x Women Who Whiskey in DTLA for “The Art of Whiskey” (Sunday October 29th)

This was a super fun tour designed for Women Who Whiskey – Los Angeles​ with Kim Ohanneson,​ that was offered as a pre-Halloween version of “The Art of Whiskey” for our partnered tour series. Our founder Cindy Schwarzstein​ led the custom walking tour that combined elements of Cartwheel Art Tours Underground L.A. and Art and…