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…

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,…

27 Oct 2017

Preview: “Artificial Winter by Ian Francis, “Remix” by Hush and “Lost Angels” by Jack Tsai at Corey Helford Gallery – Saturday 10/28 through November 25th

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Preview: “Artificial Winter by Ian Francis, “Remix” by Hush and “Lost Angels” by Jack Tsai at Corey Helford Gallery – Saturday 10/28 through November 25th

Join us on Saturday October 28th at Corey Helford Gallery, for their gallery opening reception’s with three distinct artists. In gallery one will be “Artificial Winter”, an exhibition of works by Bristol based artist Ian Francis, and  in Galleries 2 and 3 – will be “Remix” by HUSH and “The Lost Angels” by Jacky Tsai. Gallery 1: Ian Francis:…

26 Oct 2017

Save the Date: Kii Arens DICTATORS and MONSTERS Rcnstrct Studio – 10/27 through 11/27

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Save the Date: Kii Arens DICTATORS and MONSTERS Rcnstrct Studio – 10/27 through 11/27

  We all feel somewhat defenseless with the current powers that be. I wanted to do something abrasive that cuts through all that’s being said and posted in social media. with that in mind, I give you… DICTATORS & MONSTERS.” -KII ARENS Kii Arens work began appearing in galleries around LA, such as M Modern, Gallery…

22 Oct 2017

Save the Date: “Space Angels” by Bunnie Reiss at Superchief Gallery – November 4th

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Save the Date: “Space Angels” by Bunnie Reiss at Superchief Gallery – November 4th

“Space Angels”, a new body of work by Bunnie Reiss, who is known for her vibrant murals, has a new exhibition that will be opening at Superchief Gallery LA on Saturday November 4th. The exhibition will feature over two dozen new paintings, sculptural pieces, installations, quilts and more. This is her first solo exhibition in…

21 Oct 2017

Preview: “Mike Kelley, Kandors, 1999-2011” at Hauser & Wirth LA – October 21st through January 21st

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Preview: “Mike Kelley, Kandors, 1999-2011” at Hauser & Wirth LA – October 21st through January 21st

“Mike Kelley, Kandors, 1999-2011”, opens at Hauser & Wirth, Saturday, October 21, 2017, from 6-9 pm and continues through January 21, 2018.  Cartwheel Art was invited for the press opening of the survey of Kelley’s take on Superman’s original world, Kandor.  We were introduced to his extensive body of work, by the gallery’s Senior Director, Stacen Berg, John…

5 Oct 2017

Save the Date: 21st Anniversary “The Art of Tiki” Show at La Luz de Jesus Gallery – 10/6-10/29

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Save the Date: 21st Anniversary “The Art of Tiki” Show at La Luz de Jesus Gallery – 10/6-10/29

Opening Friday October 6th, 2017 The 21st Anniversary of the Art of Tiki, curated by Tiki revival visionary Otto von Stroheim will open at La Luz de Jesus Gallery. Also making its debut that evening will be the latest tome by the principal chronicler of the Tiki movement, Sven Kirsten, author of such legendary books…

23 Sep 2017

Save the Date & Preview: D*Face “Happy Never Ending” at Corey Helford Gallery – Saturday September 23rd

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Save the Date & Preview: D*Face “Happy Never Ending” at Corey Helford Gallery – Saturday September 23rd

Join us this Saturday, September 23, at Corey Helford Gallery (CHG) to view the premiere new solo exhibition from world-renowned UK-based multimedia street artist D*Face, entitled “Happy Never Ending,” in Gallery 1. D*Face is recently ordained and in connection with the theme of his show (to resurrect romance in the modern era), he will perform a real marriage…

22 Sep 2017

Event Coverage from Preview: Mercado Los Olvidados (pop-up market), Curated by Camille Rose Garcia and Paul Kaufman – Friday September 22nd through Sunday September 24th

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Event Coverage from Preview: Mercado Los Olvidados (pop-up market), Curated by Camille Rose Garcia and Paul Kaufman – Friday September 22nd through Sunday September 24th

Mercado Los Olvidados, loosely translated as the Lost Ones Market and borrowing inspiration from the surrealist Luis Buñuel’s film of the same name, is an annual artist’s popup market taking place, fittingly, in underground downtown Los Angeles. Check out the preview video here Conceived and curated by Camille Rose Garcia and Pskaufman, Mercado Los Olvidados…

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…