Posted Jun. 25, 2016, 9:00 am
Damon Ramos is an artist born and raised in Santa Monica. He will be one of the popular Laguna Art-A-Fair feature artists at the event that opened yesterday.
Posted Jun. 12, 2016, 11:41 am
If you happen to see a life-sized rhinoceros with golden horns, coated in one thousand real one-dollar bills on the streets of L.A. don’t be alarmed. The rhino is a sculpture called Rhinos Don’t Grow on Trees, by L.A. urban artist, MIDAS that is part of a six-month exhibition titled Funny Zoo L.A.
Posted Jun. 12, 2016, 11:30 am
Now that the hoopla surrounding the Expo Line from Culver City to Santa Monica has died down a little, there’s an opportunity for riders to appreciate the artwork panels that adorn each of the seven stations from Palms to Downtown Santa Monica.
Posted Jun. 3, 2016, 9:08 am
Santa Monica Auctions has some great pieces for auction Sunday, including selected works of renowned artist Ed Moses for a fraction of the cost.
Posted May. 7, 2016, 6:29 am
Virginia Avenue Park and Pico Branch Library held their 2nd annual Arts & Literacy festival Saturday, brightening up the space with activities galore.
Posted May. 4, 2016, 11:11 am
An opening reception will be held for the artist on Saturday, May 14th from 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM, with a live, half hour-long art performance by the artist starting at 8:00 PM in which the artist will be placing flowers in a model’s hair. The exhibition will be on view from May 14th through June 11th, 2016.
Posted May. 1, 2016, 10:01 am
Shakespeare died 400 years ago this past Saturday, so it seems somewhat fitting that beginning today, local troupe Four Clowns, will be staging their latest production, “Lunatics & Actors,” at The Shakespeare Center of Los Angeles.
Posted Apr. 29, 2016, 12:31 pm
The Annenberg Community Beach House is hosting an evening with artist Candy Chang, Tuesday, May 10 from 6-8pm. Inspired to visit Santa Monica by her interest in the psychology of place and the City’s award-winning Wellbeing Project, Chang will share her past and present work and demystify the creative process.
Posted Apr. 20, 2016, 9:52 am
The highly-acclaimed “Carnival of the Animals” by Circa, is hitting the Broad Stage next week, promising to fill the boards with magic and artistry.
Posted Apr. 18, 2016, 2:12 pm
Local artist Doni Silver Simons and choreographer Donna Sternberg collaborate with fabulous performance piece held early April titled “49 Days: Women Who Count.”
Posted Apr. 14, 2016, 9:45 am
A new exhibition aims at drawing attention to the burdens that K-12 students carry while at school, hoping to shed light on the importance of kids being kids. “When Did it Stop Being Fun” opens Saturday at DNJ Gallery in Santa Monica, with a panel discussion scheduled mid-way through the exhibition run.
Posted Mar. 26, 2016, 9:00 am
Each close look at the work of Randall Stoltzfus, who calls himself, “a landscape painter with a little obsession with circles,” seems different than the last, especially when viewed in person.
Posted Mar. 21, 2016, 12:03 pm
Weavers take art to a whole new level at Art Looms exhibition.
Posted Mar. 20, 2016, 8:00 am
Santa Monica Airport opened the doors of its many artist studios and creative spaces to the public last Saturday for its 10th annual Art Walk, co-organized by the airport and the Santa Monica Cultural Affairs Division.
Posted Mar. 10, 2016, 12:13 pm
String Theory is remounting their work “Remembering Water” after sold out shows last year, playing at the Miles in Santa Monica for 10 performances beginning tomorrow evening.
Posted Mar. 3, 2016, 12:35 pm
Santa Monica’s Edgemar Center for the Arts welcomes two local artists – Jennifer Verge and Stephanie Visser – at a reception this Sunday, March 6th. Verge’s exhibition “Believe in the Magic” will feature her works on wood. “Rhapsody in Blu” spotlights the abstract paintings of Stephanie Visser.
Posted Feb. 27, 2016, 8:52 am
HaleArts Space will be holding an opening for their latest installment of $100 Art, Friday, March 4th. The event is part of an ongoing initiative that has helped kick-start the careers of many young and unknown artists while also creating excitement for a new generation of art collectors.
News, Art, Robert Berman, Pyfc
Posted Feb. 26, 2016, 10:01 am
The Pico Youth & Family Center (PYFC) is hosting its 8th Annual Art for Hearts Fundraiser tonight, Friday, February 26, from 6pm to 10pm at the Robert Berman Gallery.
Posted Feb. 24, 2016, 1:48 pm
Get thy earthly bodies to the Ahmanson Theatre before the next plague comes upon you, as Sean Hayes’ God has materialized and is currently holding court in his breathtakingly beautiful heavenly home designed by Scott Pask, complete with a colorful stairway to heaven.
Posted Feb. 22, 2016, 9:23 am
A Bergamot Station development meeting will be held at 2pm today to discuss a Tier 2 hotel on city-owned land.
Posted Feb. 22, 2016, 8:00 am
haleARTS S P A C E is extending an invitation to the opening reception of a group show featuring works by Lindley Karstens and Aline Mare. The reception will be held Friday, March 18th, from 5-8pm. The show will be available through March 30th, 2016.
Posted Feb. 18, 2016, 9:22 am
haleARTS S P A C E is extending an open invitation to their latest group show reception tomorrow featuring works by Matthew Ehrmann, Mark Lowrie, Abbie Weinberg, and Gail Willhardt.
Posted Feb. 17, 2016, 10:43 am
The sun shines brightly in new exhibition SPLASH by local artist Kenton Nelson on display at California Heritage Museum in Santa Monica.
Posted Feb. 13, 2016, 10:52 am
A new exhibition at Bergamot Station is offering a rare glimpse into art history, revealing the meticulous documentation of a 1963 Duchamp exhibition, captured by a young photographer at the time.
Posted Feb. 10, 2016, 10:12 am
Santa Monica artist Mark Jacobs is hosting an opening reception and silent auction for Heal the Bay this evening.