Posted Mar. 7, 2014, 9:23 am
The advanced visual art students of John Adams Middle School under the tutelage of art teacher Jennifer Joyce have done it again.
Posted Mar. 5, 2014, 9:18 am
The City of Santa Monica Cultural Affairs Division will host an opening reception at the Annenberg Community Beach House for Shelf Perception this Thursday, March 6 from 6 pm to 8 pm.
Posted Mar. 4, 2014, 11:20 am
An exclusive event introducing talented artist and musicians through the theme of “life” will be held at 800Main Street in Venice this Friday, March 7.
Posted Mar. 1, 2014, 8:56 am
The astronaut suits are falling apart. Those somewhat beautiful space suits that several generations recognize as the gear worn by the courageous space pilots who walked in space and even walked on the moon are being preserved by the Smithsonian. They are history, they are cool… but they were never meant to last 50-plus years. So at the National Air and Space Museum’s Paul E. Garber Facility in Maryland, technicians are working full days to try and save the deteriorating suits. Tough and reliable in space, the suits were never designed to last forever.
Posted Feb. 21, 2014, 9:17 am
An opening reception will be held this Saturday night at bG Gallery for “Art Deco on Acid,” a visual trip through 1967 with artist Simone Gad.
Posted Feb. 21, 2014, 9:15 am
The Santa Monica College Pete & Susan Barrett Art Gallery on Tuesday opened “Stupor,” an exhibition of paintings by Los Angeles artist Carlson Hatton, who draws on art history, pop culture, philosophy, design, and fashion to create his works.
Posted Jan. 31, 2014, 9:34 am
Barker Hangar at Santa Monica Airport hosts Art Los Angeles Contemporary this weekend. The exhibit features 70 top international blue chip and emerging galleries from around the world.
Posted Jan. 23, 2014, 8:24 am
Lois Lambert Gallery is currently presenting a new series of lighting sculptures by Joan Robey in collaboration with Tom Walker through March 9.
Posted Jan. 7, 2014, 9:20 am
In her newest exhibition at Rosamund Felsen Gallery that opens next Saturday, artist Jean Lowe continues her playful investigation of what separates the valueless from the rarified through an elevated presentation of ephemera.
Posted Jan. 2, 2014, 8:15 am
The 42 diverse artists of Santa Monica-based TAG Gallery will display their latest work in a group exhibition that opens Jan. 7. The exhibit will run through Jan. 25, 2014.
Posted Dec. 27, 2013, 9:33 am
haleARTS S P A C E on Main Street will host an opening reception tonight, Dec. 27 from 5-8 pm for a new a group show featuring the work of Ione Citrin and Camey McGilvray.
Posted Dec. 13, 2013, 9:04 am
A late Thanksgiving and fewer shopping days this year have put an additional strain on the already hurried holiday. Bergamot Station Arts Center has provided a solution.
Posted Dec. 7, 2013, 9:06 am
Artists Susan Tibbles and Sunny Bak are currently presenting a “hometown” show in Santa Monica, exhibiting a new collaboration dealing with pop culture and fabrics of society, featuring psychologically charged images and rare portraits of Andy Warhol, Yoko Ono, Jackie Onassis, Elizabeth Taylor, and many more icons from the ‘70s.
Posted Nov. 24, 2013, 7:17 am
The deadline to apply for the Santa Monica Arts Foundation's second annual Arts Leadership Awards is 5 pm on Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2013.
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Posted Oct. 19, 2013, 6:36 am
Le Meridian Delfina Santa Monica has announced its partnership with the Santa Monica Museum of Art, as part of the Le Méridien brand’s signature UNLOCK ART™ cultural program.
Posted Oct. 11, 2013, 8:48 am
This weekend marks the 9th annual Open Studios event at the Santa Monica Art Studios. I had the chance to speak with one of the founders, Yossi Govrin, who conceived and designed the Santa Monica Art Studios (SMAS). In addition to being an artist, Yossi is the director of SMAS along with co-founder Sherry Frumkin.
Posted Oct. 10, 2013, 8:42 am
Santa Monica Art Studios will host its 9th annual Open Studios event this Saturday, Oct. 12 from 6-9 pm and Sunday, Oct. 13 from 1-5 pm.
Posted Oct. 9, 2013, 9:28 am
A free art tour will be offered this Sunday, Oct. 13 to the public featuring Venice artists. The Venice ArtBlock evolved this past May, when the annual Venice Art Walk excluded well-known artists after years of participation.
Posted Oct. 8, 2013, 9:09 am
The Laroa Artflow Foundation will host an inspiring charity event next Saturday, Oct. 12 featuring Los Angeles artists Kelcey Fisher, Isabelle Alford-Lago, and Kevin Brewerton.
Posted Oct. 4, 2013, 9:08 am
Santa Monica’s 18th Street Arts Center will host its 4th Annual BAM Fest (Beer, Art and Music Festival) this Saturday from 1 pm to 5 pm.
Posted Oct. 4, 2013, 9:06 am
Kicking off the grand opening of Tara Gallery in Santa Monica, an exhibition called “Trees of My Homeland” will go on display this Saturday. The exhibit will run through Nov. 14.
Posted Oct. 4, 2013, 8:48 am
“Say What?” is the title of a new exhibition opening at the Jeanie Madsen Gallery this Saturday. Featuring three artists from three different countries, the exhibit will examine the voice of urban pop from various parts of the world. Curated by Jeanie Madsen, the three-person show spotlights each artist’s take on the urban slang title.
Posted Sep. 28, 2013, 9:02 am
Santa Monica will host the third iteration of Glow tonight, the city’s signature cultural event and the nation’s only nighttime arts celebration focused exclusively on original artwork.
Posted Sep. 27, 2013, 8:44 am
Glow is returning to the splendor of Santa Monica Beach and surrounds this Saturday night.
Posted Sep. 20, 2013, 8:29 am
Santa Monica is preparing for an influx of more than 150,000 people next Saturday evening for the third iteration of “Glow” – a grand-scale event that will transform the Santa Monica Pier and surrounding area into an “outdoor museum.”