14 Sep 2017

Interview: Christian Letts at Viola! + Join him Friday September 15th (7-11pm) for a Special Event!!

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Interview: Christian Letts at Viola! + Join him Friday September 15th (7-11pm) for a Special Event!!

Christian Letts is a bit of a modern day Renaissance Man, although he probably would prefer to not have that reference. An accomplished solo recording artist, he is best known as one of the guitarist’s for Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros. (He also plays rhythm guitar, banjo and the mandolin.) What many of his…

31 Aug 2017

Save the Date & Preview: “Last Ticket for the Beauty Train” by Scott Hove – Friday September 1st at KP Projects in Chinatown & Saturday September 9th at KP Projects La Brea

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Save the Date & Preview: “Last Ticket for the Beauty Train” by Scott Hove – Friday September 1st at KP Projects in Chinatown & Saturday September 9th at KP Projects La Brea

Scott Hove has proven he’s onto something special with his twisted cake sculptures, with claws and fangs protruding from the sugary frosting. His gigantic Cakeland maze generated millions of media impressions in outlets as diverse as Vice as and Smithsonian Magazine. All of his work is a comment on “our notions of comfort, pleasure, celebration…

25 Aug 2017

Preview & Artist Interview: CALIFORNIA LOCOS: SOCAL ORIGINALS – MASTERS OF STYLE, an Official Exhibition of Pacific Standard Time LA/LA Series

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Preview & Artist Interview: CALIFORNIA LOCOS: SOCAL ORIGINALS – MASTERS OF STYLE, an Official Exhibition of Pacific Standard Time LA/LA Series

On September 16th, a show featuring a legendary group of artists will open at Eastern Projects Gallery in LA’s Chinatown district. CALIFORNIA LOCOS: SOCAL ORIGINALS – MASTERS OF STYLE promises to be one of the highlights of the LA Fall art season, featuring a group show of renowned contemporary artists exhibiting uniquely LA –style artwork.…

6 Jul 2017

Save the Date: Sean Stepanoff Channels Cult films via Ghanaian Barbershop Signs opening July 7

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Save the Date: Sean Stepanoff Channels Cult films via Ghanaian Barbershop Signs opening July 7

In his second featured show at La Luz De Jesus Gallery, Sean Stepanoff takes his focus off of hipsters and hip-hop and turns his attention to his love of cult films. His last La Luz de Jesus show “Entitled Hair Cut”, was dedicated to the local “culture” (read: hipsters) of his Silver Lake neighborhood in…

25 May 2017

Save the Date, Interview, Preview: Parker Day “ICONS” Book and Pop-Up at La Luz de Jesus – May 28th

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Save the Date, Interview, Preview: Parker Day “ICONS” Book and Pop-Up at La Luz de Jesus – May 28th

At 6:00 p.m. May 28, author Parker Day, and several of her Icon models will converge upon La Luz de Jesus Gallery for a One Night Only Pop-up Exhibit and Books Signing.

19 May 2017

Save the Date & Interview: Closing Party for Edward Colver “Idle Worship II” at Lethal Amounts – Saturday May 20th

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Save the Date & Interview: Closing Party for Edward Colver “Idle Worship II” at Lethal Amounts – Saturday May 20th

Edward Colver is best known for his iconic images of California punk and hardcore spanning the years of 1978-1984 though he has also captured many other subjects, from Tom Waits to Timothy Leary to Ice Cube, and others. His current show at Lethal Amounts, Idle Worship II – The Photography of Edward Colver, LA Underground…

18 May 2017

Save the Date & Preview: Greg ‘Craola’ Simkins “No Strings” at KP Projects Gallery – Saturday May 20th

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Save the Date & Preview: Greg ‘Craola’ Simkins “No Strings” at KP Projects Gallery – Saturday May 20th

Greg “CRAOLA” Simkins’ solo exhibition entitled “No Strings”, will be opening this Saturday May 22nd at KP Projects. From the press release: “No Strings” presents another fantastical journey into Simkins’ mystical land, “The Outside.” Simkins’ notorious cast of characters and fairytale creatures invite us to escape the daunting realities and responsibilities of our current world…

30 Apr 2017

Interview: Artist Sheinina Raj & Her Collaborators behind ENLIGHTEN Light Painting Photography & INTERCULTURAL Art for World Peace

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Interview: Artist Sheinina Raj & Her Collaborators behind ENLIGHTEN Light Painting Photography & INTERCULTURAL Art for World Peace

From May 4th to 7th in New York City, Aluminyze presents the abstractly expressionistic ENLIGHTEN and the portrait-based INTERCULTURAL exhibits produced and curated by Artist Muse. In collaboration with musicians Nelly Furtado and The Crystal Method, artist Sheinina Lolita Raj will use both her story and her body to express powerful personal and engagingly universal…

6 Apr 2017

Save the Date: ICONIC: Black Panther Art Show – interview with co-curator Rosalind McGary

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Save the Date: ICONIC: Black Panther Art Show – interview with co-curator Rosalind McGary

ICONIC: Black Panther opens at Gregorio Escalante Gallery on April 8. The exhibit remains up through May 14. Expect some of the Panthers to be in attendance at the opening reception.

16 Mar 2017

SOMOS LOCOS Exhibition and Book Signing – March 18th

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SOMOS LOCOS Exhibition and Book Signing – March 18th

Along with the much anticipated CALIFORNIA LOCOS exhibition at the Manhattan Beach Art Center, they will be launching their new hardcover book.  Entitled SOMOS LOCOS, THE STORY OF CALIFORNIA LOCOS, introduced by Martin Betz from the Manhattan Beach Arts Center, who published the book. Betz mentions synchronicity in his opening, and these far reaching energetic…

9 Mar 2017

Save the Date & Interview: “For Goodness Sake” at La La Land (Interview with Kii Arens, visit with Mark Mothersbaugh) – March 25

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Save the Date & Interview: “For Goodness Sake” at La La Land (Interview with Kii Arens, visit with Mark Mothersbaugh) – March 25

Artist, musician, gallery owner and curator Kii Arens wants to bring pure joy to Los Angeles, via the “For Goodness Sake” group show at La La Land Gallery. In curating his all-star For Goodness Sake show, Kii hopes to give attendees a “mental vacation” from all that’s been going on in this country, the overwhelming amount of negativity…