Save the Date: Greg “Craola” Simkins – Book Signing at KP Projects – Sunday December 9th (2-4pm)

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Save the Date: Greg “Craola” Simkins – Book Signing at KP Projects – Sunday December 9th (2-4pm)

Greg ‘Craola” Simkins will be signing & personalizing his new book by ZERO+ Publishing, along with unveiling a special custom deluxe edition boxed set (only 15 available) on Sunday December 10th from 2-4pm at KP Projects. The event is free to the public, all ages are invited and no RSVP is necessary. Watch the video…

Save the Date: Opening Reception of “Crossed Sections” by Susan Feldman at Launch LA – Saturday December 9th

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Save the Date: Opening Reception of “Crossed Sections” by Susan Feldman at Launch LA – Saturday December 9th

“Crossed Sections, ” a solo exhibition by Susan Feldman opens on Saturday night at Launch LA. For this exhibition, Susan Feldman has constructed a spiritual journey of ladder-like frameworks through the layering of materials in her compositions. These structured sculptures act as three dimensional landscapes, evoking the stratified, fragmentary nature of history and memory. Using…

Save the Date: Open Studios in West Adams District – Sunday December 10th

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Save the Date:  Open Studios in West Adams District – Sunday December 10th

Cartwheel Art Tours has featured another art-centric neighborhood popping up in our City of Angels – the West Adams District, for a couple of our tours.  We’ve highlighted that it’s home to many artists and artisans, and some great graffiti and street art. On Sunday, West Adams District is looking forward to opening to the…

Event Coverage: Designer Con 2017 Show Recap

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Event Coverage: Designer Con 2017 Show Recap

Designer Con, an incredible art and design convention, again broke its own attendance records with between 35-37 thousand attendees, including kids, passing through its doors all weekend November 11th – 12th at the Pasadena Convention Center. This was an increase of almost 10 thousand for Designer Con 2017! Cindy Schwarzstein of Cartwheel Art was at Designer…

Save the Date: Jaime Colindres – “Rembrances” An Arts District Pop-Up on Dec. 8th

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Save the Date: Jaime Colindres – “Rembrances” An Arts District Pop-Up on Dec. 8th

Long-time Arts District resident Jaime Colindres serves up a solo show for a pop up at District Gallery with the opening reception this Friday night, Dec. 8th.  Originally from Guatemala, Jaime has been back and forth to the Arts District for nearly 30 years, and has embraced So Cal with an artist’s eye. His vibrant and…

Save the Date & Preview: “Synthesis” – Featuring Collaborations by Aiseborn and Cache at Tonalli Studio – December 9th

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Save the Date & Preview: “Synthesis” – Featuring Collaborations by Aiseborn and Cache at Tonalli Studio – December 9th

It’s not unusual to have two or more two street or graffiti artists working on the same mural. Often, in fact, the artists work in groups, such as LA’s well-known UTI, CBS, and K2S crews, who have created many murals throughout the Arts District and LA. But when the collaborative work is for a gallery…

Save the Date: La Luz de Jesus 31st Anniversary Drawing Show – December 1st

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Save the Date: La Luz de Jesus 31st Anniversary Drawing Show – December 1st

  2017 marks La Luz de Jesus Galley 31st birthday, bringing Los Angeles 31 years of continuous, monthly exhibitions. This year-end show invitational event traces the history of Post-Pop in its birthplace. The gallery chose from the best illustrators featured in the 31-year history of La Luz de Jesus to create a new, original drawing for…

Save the Date: Corey Helford Gallery Opens Three Shows with “Toybox” by Ron English, “Beauties in Nature” by Miho Hirano and Multi-Artist Exhibition Featuring New Works by Attaboy, Lauren Marx and Relm – Saturday, December 2nd

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Save the Date: Corey Helford Gallery Opens Three Shows with “Toybox” by Ron English, “Beauties in Nature” by Miho Hirano and Multi-Artist Exhibition Featuring New Works by Attaboy, Lauren Marx and Relm –  Saturday, December 2nd

  Join us at Corey Helford Gallery this Saturday December 2nd, for the opening reception of three gallery exhibitions. In the main gallery will be “TOYBOX: America in the Visuals” an exhibition of all new works by Ron English. In gallery two will be “Beauties in Nature,” a solo exhibition by Miho Hirano, and in…

Save the Date: Opening Reception for “The Space Monkey Returns” with Artist James Marshall (aka Dalek) at Thinkspace Gallery – December 2nd

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Save the Date: Opening Reception for “The Space Monkey Returns” with Artist James Marshall (aka Dalek) at Thinkspace Gallery – December 2nd

Join us this Saturday December 2nd, at Thinkspace Gallery, for the opening reception of “The Space Monkey Returns” featuring new works by North Carolina-based artist James Marshall. Also known by his mutant cyborg epithet “Dalek,” an ode to the classic sci-fi British series Doctor Who, Marshall is most widely known for his iconic character “Space…

Save the Date: Eyes of the World: Grateful Dead Photography 1965 – 1995 at The Morrison Hotel Gallery – Tuesday 11/28

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Save the Date: Eyes of the World: Grateful Dead Photography 1965 – 1995 at The Morrison Hotel Gallery – Tuesday 11/28

Join us on Tuesday 11/28 from 6-9pm at The Morrison Hotel Gallery, located in the Sunset Marquis Hotel, in West Hollywood for the “Eyes of the World: Grateful Dead Photography 1965 – 1995,” Los Angeles Book Release Party. Jay Blakesberg and Josh Baron will be there along with several photographers, who will be available to…

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…