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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

Save the Date: KAABOO Del Mar 2017 – September 15th through September 17th

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Save the Date: KAABOO Del Mar 2017 – September 15th through September 17th

  Designed as a fully immersive “Mix-perience”, KAABOO Del Mar 2017 combines the very best of music, art, food, drink, comedy, and indulgent spa-like amenities into one 3-day luxurious festival experience. The festival lineup boasts nearly 100 musical acts and performances including Red Hot Chili Peppers, P!nk, Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, and Muse plus…

Preview & Save the Date: Opening of ICA LA with exhibitions “Martin Ramirez: His Life in Pictures: Another Interpretation”, Abigail DeVille: “No Space Hidden (Shelter)” and Sarah Cain: “now I’m going to tell you everything” – September 9th

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Preview & Save the Date: Opening of ICA LA with exhibitions “Martin Ramirez: His Life in Pictures: Another Interpretation”, Abigail DeVille: “No Space Hidden (Shelter)” and Sarah Cain: “now I’m going to tell you everything” – September 9th

Cartwheel Art and Cartwheel Art Tours new neighbor, The Institute of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles (ICA LA) opens its doors for the first time, this weekend. Located on the western edge of the downtown Los Angeles Arts District, close to ROW DTLA, and the 7th street bridge, sitting directly across from the Greyhound station, it makes it’s move as a “lighthouse” in…

Save the Date: “See/Saw” with Siegfried Tieber Presented by Atlas Obscura at Civic Center Studios in DTLA – September 14th through October 8th

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Save the Date: “See/Saw” with Siegfried Tieber Presented by Atlas Obscura at Civic Center Studios in DTLA – September 14th through October 8th

Atlas Obscura presents See/Saw, an evening with performer and award-winning magician Siegfried Tieber. Opening on Thursday, September 14, 2017 and running for four weeks, Tieber will play host, historian, and illusionist as he guides intimate audiences on an unconventional journey. An immersion into a magician’s mind, See/Saw is an invitation to take a closer look at…

Preview: Christian Letts “Pietro” at Viola! Creative Studio – Friday September 8th through September 20th

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Preview: Christian Letts “Pietro” at Viola! Creative Studio – Friday September 8th through September 20th

The exhibition “Pietro” a collection of new paintings and sculptures by Christian Letts, opens on Friday September 8th at Viola! Creative Studio in Los Angeles. The work highlights the artist’s investigation into fear and the human condition, as well as the universal perception of the unknown and its affects on the audience. “Everything we see…