23 Feb 2017

Save the Date & Interview: “73 Days in Paris…and More!” The Photography of Bob Friday – Opening Reception: March 4th

Save the Date & Interview: “73 Days in Paris…and More!” The Photography of Bob Friday – Opening Reception: March 4th

This interview began by asking a realtor how he got involved with art. After learning more about Bob Friday, it’s clear a more appropriate question would have been to ask how a passionate artist/ arts advocate got into real estate! Bob Friday, whose photography show and book release ’73 Days in Paris,’ opens March 4th at […]

20 Feb 2017

Interview: “Somos Locos” on Tour with California Locos at the Manhattan Beach Art Center

Interview: “Somos Locos” on Tour with California Locos at the Manhattan Beach Art Center

Try to describe the California Locos -consisting of Dave Tourjé, John Van Hamersveld, Gary Wong, Chaz Bojòrquez and Norton Wisdom- and you realize you’re talking about SoCal itself. “The Locos” could translate into “The Free, “The Uninhibited,” or “The Ultra-Expressive.” You might conclude that the Locos are the quintessence of the original and pioneering California spirit. By nature, their blend of […]

18 Feb 2017

Save the Date: Artist Reception for “Graffiti Saved My Life: The Photography of James Prigoff” at A + D: Architecture + Design Museum – March 3rd

Save the Date: Artist Reception for “Graffiti Saved My Life: The Photography of James Prigoff” at A + D: Architecture + Design Museum – March 3rd

  Author and photographer, James Prigoff, has been on a sixty-year quest to document street art, public murals and graffiti from around the world. He is the co-author of Spraycan Art (1987), Painting the Towns – Murals of California (1997), and Walls of Heritage, Walls of Pride – The History of African-American Murals (2000), and […]

17 Feb 2017

Save the Date: “Judy Rifka: A Survey of Important Works (1970’s – Present)” – February 26th through April 20th

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Save the Date: “Judy Rifka: A Survey of Important Works (1970’s – Present)” – February 26th through April 20th

Join us on Sunday February 26th for the opening reception of “Judy Rifka: A Survey of Important Works (1970’s – Present)”, Curated by Gregory de la Haba with Paul Herman and Paul Calendrillo. American artist, Judy Rifka began creating her Single-Shape paintings in the early 1970’s. Keith Haring first exhibited them on the fourth floor […]

17 Feb 2017

Coverage: Jason Rhoades Installations, 1994-2006 at Hauser, Wirth & Schimmel

Coverage: Jason Rhoades Installations, 1994-2006 at Hauser, Wirth & Schimmel

Jason Rhoades Instillations, 1994-2006 opens at Hauser Wirth & Schimmel Saturday, February 18, 2017, and continues through May 21, 2017.  Cartwheel Art was invited for the press opening where we were introduced to this survey of Rhoades expansive, multi layered, assemblage works, by Iwan Wirth, Schimmel and Paul McCarthy. Wirth spoke of his relationship with […]

12 Feb 2017

Coverage: Andy Moses: A 30-Year Survey

Coverage: Andy Moses: A 30-Year Survey

Los Angeles born artist, Andy Moses, opened his 30 year survey of work at the Santa Monica College, Pete and Susan Barrett Art Gallery, for his 55th birthday, last night, February 11. Curated by gallery director Marian Winsryg, the show runs through March 25, 2017, and is sure to be one of the most important […]

10 Feb 2017

Save the Date: “SOMOS LOCOS” Exhibition & Music with CALIFORNIA LOCOS, at Manhattan Beach Art Center – March 18th

Save the Date: “SOMOS LOCOS” Exhibition & Music with CALIFORNIA LOCOS, at Manhattan Beach Art Center – March 18th

Join us for SOMOS LOCOS, the latest stop on the CALIFORNIA LOCOS pop-up tour, which will be consisting of evolving exhibitions and historic cultural events at the Manhattan Beach Art Center. During the CALIFORNIA LOCOS pop-up tour at the Manhattan Beach Art Center, there will be a group show of original art works, rare ephemera, and […]

5 Feb 2017

Coverage: Opening Night of Street Art House

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Coverage: Opening Night of Street Art House

Street Art House opened its doors Saturday, February 4th, transforming Mar Vista’s furniture store/art gallery The Hängar into an eclectic night celebrating the beauty of art and interior design. The pop-up gallery featured the original work of 18 street artists (bios below) from Los Angeles and around the globe, who each dedicated an intimately designed […]

3 Feb 2017

Preview and Interview: Hudson Marquez “Welcome to Stiletto” – The Mob and Hi-Heels!

Preview and Interview: Hudson Marquez “Welcome to Stiletto” – The Mob and Hi-Heels!

Tonight from 8-11pm, at La Luz de Jesus Gallery, is the opening reception for Hudson Marquez “Welcome to Stiletto” along with exhibitions by Norbert Kox & Daniel Martin Diaz. Check out an interview with Hudson below along with a preview of some of the work. In addition, preview all three shows at this link. Hope to […]

31 Jan 2017

Coverage: The Container Yard’s Artist “Gallery” Experience

Coverage: The Container Yard’s Artist “Gallery” Experience

Saturday, January 27th was The Container Yard’s first private event of 2017.  Cartwheel Art was there to experience a special evening with 4 diverse artists from the Los Angeles community. The one-night event that was organized for a private client, started with a formal candlelit dinner designed by Shawna Yamamoto & Company and Wife of the […]

31 Jan 2017

Coverage: stARTup Art Fair LA Tour with Cartwheel Art

Coverage: stARTup Art Fair LA Tour with Cartwheel Art

Emily Maddigan at stARTup Art Fair Los Angeles On Friday, January 27, I had the great pleasure of touring the 2nd annual stArtup Art Fair LA, for a tour with Cartwheel Art, which was designed as.a preview for the opening night celebration. Hosted at the historic Highland Gardens Hotel in Hollywood, there were light installations […]