15 Nov 2017

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…

15 Nov 2017

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…

15 Nov 2017

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

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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

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, Natalie Bergman (Wild Belle) & Diana Garcia. Although Brandon Boyd is best known as a musician,…

14 Nov 2017

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…

14 Nov 2017

Event Coverage: Opening Reception of “Dark Progressivism: The Built Environment” at Lancaster Museum of Art & History (MOAH) – November 11th, 2017

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Event Coverage: Opening Reception of “Dark Progressivism: The Built Environment” at Lancaster Museum of Art & History (MOAH) – November 11th, 2017

I’m glad I was able to make it out the opening of “Dark Progressivism: The Built Environment” at Lancaster Museum of Art and History (MOAH) on November 11th. The museum has a nice feel to it. Walking in, I found co-curator Lisa Derrick giving a filmed interview to some folks from New York and after almost…

13 Nov 2017

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…

12 Nov 2017

Event Coverage: Shepard Fairey’s ‘Damaged’ 11/11: The Medium, The Message, The Repair

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Event Coverage: Shepard Fairey’s ‘Damaged’ 11/11: The Medium, The Message, The Repair

Given the democratic values of Shepard Fairey and his work, I had the appropriate opportunity to cover his monumental solo show, ‘Damaged,’ not from the exclusive Press preview the evening before- but from the crowd of People on the opening night. These reflections come to you straight from the belly of fans, that if an outsider…

11 Nov 2017

Save the Date: “War of the Worlds” Co-Produced by The Industry & NOW Art LA and with Set Production Design by Calder Greenwood – November 11th & November 18th

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Save the Date: “War of the Worlds” Co-Produced by The Industry & NOW Art LA and with Set Production Design by Calder Greenwood – November 11th & November 18th

THE MARTIANS ARE COMING!!! Don’t miss WAR OF THE WORLDS, an opera based on the infamous 1938 “fake news” radio drama created by Orson Welles, that will blur the boundary between concert hall and the streets of Los Angeles!! The Industry’s most audacious experiment since Hopscotch, WAR OF THE WORLDS. premieres this weekend with a performance on Sunday November…

9 Nov 2017

Preview & Essay: ” Dark Progressivism: The Built Environment” at Museum of Art and History, Lancaster (MOAH) – November 11th, 2017 through January 14th, 2018

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Preview & Essay: ” Dark Progressivism: The Built Environment” at Museum of Art and History, Lancaster (MOAH) – November 11th, 2017 through January 14th, 2018

“Dark Progressivism: The Built Environment,” opening at Museum of Art and History, Lancaster (MOAH) on Saturday, November 11th, and curated by Lisa Derrick and Rodrigo Ribera d’Ebre, serves as a fine complement to the documentary film “Dark Progressivism.” The curatorial statement for “Dark Progressivism: The Built Environment, is an appreciative and insightful academic perspective of…

9 Nov 2017

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…

8 Nov 2017

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,…