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    There’s Something Happening Here – On The Sunset Strip in WeHo!

    Tuesday, February 28, 2017

    Presented by the City of West Hollywood through WeHo Arts, “There’s Something Happening Here…On The Sunset Strip 1966” is a series of exhibitions and events marking the 50th anniversary of […]

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    The Plastic Religion

    Friday, December 2, 2016

    It’s fitting that the final show at La Luz de Jesus Gallery of 2016, over the course of the month of December – a time of religious celebration and gathering, […]

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    WILD LA – illustrations by Margaret Gallagher

    Friday, December 2, 2016

    Margaret Gallagher is an illustrator in Silverlake, CA. Having spent her childhood running wild on an Oregon farm she comes by her interest in the natural environment honestly – she […]

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  • Designer Con 2016

    Designer Con 2016

    Thursday, November 17, 2016

    Designer Con, now in its’ 11th year, began as the Vinyl Toy Network, in an 1100 square foot room at the Pasadena Civic Center. The organizers quickly realized that the […]

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    Election depression? You can Stand with Planned Parenthood tonight!

    Wednesday, November 9, 2016

    One of my favorite LA photographers is having an opening tonight to support Planned Parenthood Los Angeles. Maggie West is well known for her dreamy colorful romanic portraits and for […]

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    VIDEO: The Cuatrecasas Discovery

    Thursday, October 27, 2016

    Gil Cuatrecasas was a master colorist painter whose work was nearly lost to art history. Cuatrecasas grew up in Spain in the 1930s before emigrating to America where he studied […]

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    Doug Aitken’s Electric Earth exhibition is the best show of the year (maybe ever)!

    Friday, September 9, 2016

    Electric Earth (still), 1999, Eight-channel video installation in four rooms, color and sound, 9:50 minutes/loop, installation dimensions variable     Doug Aitken: Electric Earth   The Geffen Contemporary at MOCA Los Angeles, CA September […]

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    La Luz de Jesus’ Annual Coaster Show

    Thursday, September 1, 2016

    Some cities have precipitation and change of temperature to mark the changing of the seasons, and while yes, this one does have seasons I notice more often marking timelines of […]

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  • On August 26 and September 2 from 5pm-8pm, Brian and Ryan will help gallery-goers arrive to SDAI in construction-grade style. Their collaboration Wheelbarrow Valet puts the gallery visitor in the seat of a decked-out whellbarrow and transports them directly into SDAI. Look for Brian and Ryan’s complementary service throughout Balboa Park.

    Not Quite Nothing: Day Trip to the San Diego Art Institute

    Friday, August 19, 2016

    More “copy and paste” journalism by yours truly~~ all you socal artnerds ought to jump in the car and head south to The San Diego Art Institute (SDAI) exhibition opening of “Not Quite […]

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    Bunnie Reiss – All Our Nature

    Friday, August 5, 2016

    Bunnie Reiss lives in a world of rainbows, patterns & adventure. In this world, with an intuitive heart and intelligent mind she produces technicolored otherworldly depictions we can’t help but […]

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Four Woman Show at La Luz de Jesus

When I first moved to Los Angeles one of the first places introduced to me by new friends was La Luz de Jesus Gallery in Los Feliz. On entering the place was a […]

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City of West Hollywood’s “One City One Pride” happening through June 30

The City of West Hollywood, through its One City One Pride LGBTQ Arts Festival, celebrates pride in 2016 with more than 90 interactive, performing, visual arts, and educational events over […]

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La Luz De Jesus - Dave Lebow + Mikal Winn

Pulp Illustration + Sculptural Assemblage of the Desert

Hey Art Nerds! You’ve only got three more days to check out the current show at La Luz De Jesus – a double show of works by Dave Lebow + […]

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POW! WOW! LONG BEACH 2015 is June 21-28!!!

Announcing our newest endeavor into the city of Long Beach. Look for new murals in the city between June 21st to the 28th with a week of exhibitions, film screenings […]


Palate To Palette opening at The Loft at Liz’s

Fun foodie group show opening this weekend!! Group Show Palate To Palette Curated by: Liz Gordon The Loft at Liz’s 453 S. La Brea Ave Los Angeles, CA 90036 May […]


Venice Family Clinic’s Art Walk & Auctions

Venice Family Clinic’s Art Walk & Auctions Google Los Angeles Venice, CA Sunday May 17th 12-6pm This event raises money to fund healthcare for the low-income, uninsured, and homeless patients […]


Corey Smith at Paul Loya Gallery

Opening May 16th is Corey Smith’s 1st solo exhibition with the gallery. We have been a huge fan of Corey’s before we even opened the gallery, with his high gloss, […]


Manifest Destiny Billboard Project’s Culminating Weekend

Please save the date(s) for The Manifest Destiny Billboard Project’s Culminating Weekend, taking place from June 24-28, 2015 at various locations throughout Los Angeles! Bringing together the 10 projects that […]

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The Photo Independent fair opens Today!!

PHOTO INDEPENDENT, the first photographer-only art fair showcasing the works of fine art photographers, will debut two new sections: PHOTOBOOK INDEPENDENT and PHOTO CONTEMPORARY at Raleigh Studios, Hollywood, CA on […]


Paris Photo Los Angeles opens TODAY!!

My favorite LA art fair opens today featuring excellent photography from 80 galleries around the world and photography lovers, actors, dealers, celebrities and art nerds! Paris Photo Los Angeles is […]


Jim Drain’s Seems/Seams opens at VSF!

One of my favorite artists has a show opening this weekend at VSF gallery…Drain is known for bright and bold, often mixing knits and found materials in his sculpture; with […]


Dan Colen opens at Venus Over Los Angeles!

The much anticipated Venus Over Los Angeles opens this weekend featuring a vast 15,000 sqft space and sculptures inspired by the open road by Dan Colen. The popular Upper East […]


Eric J. Smith opens at Hermosa Design this Saturday!

Saturday, May 2, 2015 7:00pm 10:00pm RSVP by email to Featuring National Geographic exhibited photographer Eric J. Smith. Smith is an internationally recognized photographer who has been featured in […]

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