SAVE THE DATE & PREVIEW: “Know Your Thug:Tony Puryear’s Gankstas!” at Jason Vass, Two–day Pop-up Opens January 6th, 2018

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SAVE THE DATE & PREVIEW: “Know Your Thug:Tony Puryear’s Gankstas!” at Jason Vass, Two–day Pop-up Opens January 6th, 2018

African-American political satirist, activist, and writer Tony Puryear takes aim at the Trump administration in his humorous lambast of our current political regime. There will be a gallery debut of his ongoing on-line series of political portraits, The Gankstas! at Jason Vass Gallery in the Downtown Los Angeles Arts District as a Two-Day Pop-Up on January…

SAVE THE DATE: Opening Reception of “The Abstract Power Show” a Group Exhibition at Coagula Gallery – January 6th (5-9 PM)

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SAVE THE DATE: Opening Reception of “The Abstract Power Show” a Group Exhibition at Coagula Gallery – January 6th (5-9 PM)

Coagula Curatorial Gallery debuts the new year with a group show of six powerful abstract artists. As part of their New Curators series, each participating artist will be using various techniques to achieve their unique expressionist style. From highly textural paintings, to work utilizing reflective metallic paints, to sculptural wall pieces, the varying works create…

SAVE THE DATE: Opening Reception of Four Solo Shows with DYTCH66, Cyrus Howlett, Spacegoth and Kate Kelton at Gabba Gallery – Jan. 6th (7-11PM)

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SAVE THE DATE: Opening Reception of Four Solo Shows with DYTCH66, Cyrus Howlett, Spacegoth and Kate Kelton at Gabba Gallery – Jan. 6th (7-11PM)

Gabba Gallery will be presenting four simultaneous solo exhibitions by artists Dytch66, Cyrus Howlett, Spacegoth, and Kate Kelton, with an opening reception on Saturday January 6th. Art for your ears by DJ Jonathan Williams will be spinning music. Stay tuned for more info and an overall art preview of the four solo exhibitions next week! In…

SAVE THE DATE: Closing of “ART WARS” at Sur le Mur Gallery – Wednesday December 20th (12pm-10pm)

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SAVE THE DATE: Closing of “ART WARS” at Sur le Mur Gallery – Wednesday December 20th (12pm-10pm)

The closing of ART WARS at Sur Le Mur Gallery, is this Wednesday, December 20th with gallery hours from 12 noon – 10pm. ART WARS, curated by Megan Phillips and Ben Moore, features some of London’s and Los Angeles’ most forward thinking and ground breaking artists, who have put their own artistic twist and trade…

Event Coverage: Mirror or Hammer-Social Practice Art at 2017 Miami Art Fairs

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Event Coverage: Mirror or Hammer-Social Practice Art at 2017 Miami Art Fairs

 “Art is not a mirror held up to reality, but a hammer with which to shape it.” -Bertolt Brecht As a Teaching Artist, I recently became aware that Los Angeles-based Art Education organization, P.S. Arts, founded in part by prolific arts patron Herb Alpert, is using this Brecht quote as their educational theme of 2017-2018. It goes…

SAVE THE DATE and PREVIEW: “Revisiting Humanity: Secrets and Lifetimes” Solo Exhibition by Tami Bahat at Building Bridges Art Exchange – Saturday January 6th (6-9pm)

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SAVE THE DATE and PREVIEW: “Revisiting Humanity: Secrets and Lifetimes” Solo Exhibition by Tami Bahat at Building Bridges Art Exchange – Saturday January 6th (6-9pm)

Tami Bahat Sets the Tableaux Opening on January 6th, 2018, Los Angeles photographer Tami Bahat will present her first solo exhibition titled “Revisiting Humanity: Secrets and Lifetimes” in Los Angeles at Building Bridges Art Exchange in Bergamot Station. The show curated by Marisa Caichiolo will feature new work from her ongoing series Dramatis Personae. Sometimes an…

PREVIEW & SAVE THE DATE: “NO SHITTY ADS” Opening Reception at Commonwealth – Saturday December 16th (6-9pm)

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PREVIEW & SAVE THE DATE: “NO SHITTY ADS” Opening Reception at Commonwealth – Saturday December 16th (6-9pm)

The lifestyle boutique Commonwealth has just opened in the Downtown Los Angeles Arts District, next to our other new neighbor, House of Machines. Not only are we so happy about their move to this part of the Arts District, but we are super excited that their first exhibition is “NO SHITTY ADS” a comprehensive 1980’s skate…

PREVIEW & SAVE THE DATE! “Winter Dream” a Pop Up Group Exhibition Presented by Obscura House at Nous Tous Gallery – December 15th & 16th (7-11pm)

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PREVIEW & SAVE THE DATE! “Winter Dream” a Pop Up Group Exhibition Presented by Obscura House at Nous Tous Gallery – December 15th & 16th (7-11pm)

The art collective Obscure House will open their inaugural exhibition, Winter Dream, at Nous Tous Gallery this weekend, on December 15-16 from 7-11 p.m. Using symbols of the winter season, the pop-up group show brings together work from L.A. artists as they process events of the last year and prepare for renewal in the next.…

SAVE THE DATE! Giant Robot Presents Two Shows – “Girls by Katsuya Terada” and “Pop Totoro Mash Up” – Saturday December 16th (6:30 – 10pm)

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SAVE THE DATE!  Giant Robot Presents Two Shows – “Girls by Katsuya Terada” and “Pop Totoro Mash Up”  – Saturday December 16th (6:30 – 10pm)

Giant Robot 2 Gallery will be presenting a solo exhibition featuring the work of Katsuya Terada, a famed manga artist. Stop by for the artist reception 6:30-10 PM, as he duels his pen, ink, and history for an exhibition that melds his worlds of art and manga. More live Terada events planned – check the…

SAVE THE DATE! Opening Reception of “Ya Ya” by Rick Robinson at Barbara’s at the Brewery – Saturday December 16th (7-10 pm)

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SAVE THE DATE! Opening Reception of “Ya Ya” by Rick Robinson at Barbara’s at the Brewery – Saturday December 16th (7-10 pm)

Another solo show by the master of Primitive Pop, Rick Robinson, opens on Saturday night at Barbara’s ( Restaurant) at the Brewery Artist Colony. Alone or in a grouping, these whimsical and brightly –hued steel wall sculptures will add POP to any room!  As Rick says, “High Energy, Blazing Color, Lots of Polymer and even…

SAVE THE DATE! Art Share LA Presents their Holiday Art Sale and Arts District Retrospective – Saturday December 16th (6-11PM)

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SAVE THE DATE!  Art Share LA Presents their Holiday Art Sale and Arts District Retrospective – Saturday December 16th (6-11PM)

Once again it’s time for the Holiday Art Show, when Art Share L.A. will be transformed as your one-stop-shop for all the creative folks on your list! The entire space will be utilized for this day-long event, exhibition and sale – don’t miss it: Gallery: Bedlam Art Installation & Permanent Collection Sale Theater: Al’s Bar…