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A 'Save the Muir Woods Mural' public support demonstration will take place for the mural today.

News, Santa Monica, Art

Demonstration At Noon Today For "Muir Woods" Mural In Santa Monica

Posted Sep. 6, 2014, 9:33 am

A public support demonstration will be held today, Sept. 6 from 12-1 pm at noted artist Jane Golden's 1978 "Muir Woods" mural in Santa Monica, which is located at the corner of Lincoln Blvd. and Ocean Park Blvd.

News, Venice, Santa Monica, Art

Venice Murals To Be Restored As Part Of $750,000 Program

Posted Jun. 25, 2014, 9:08 am

Iconic murals in Venice, South Los Angeles, the San Fernando Valley and other parts of Los Angeles could be restored as part of a $750,000 program approved by the Los Angeles City Council on Tuesday.

Local Nonprofit Organization Helps Abused Children Through Art

Seven Days, Santa Monica, Art, Arts

Local Nonprofit Organization Helps Abused Children Through Art

Posted May. 26, 2014, 12:00 am

What started out as a small grassroots organization in the 1970s with a passion to help kids now stands as Free Arts for Abused Children, a nonprofit organization that trains and places volunteers to work with victims of child abuse.

Stephanie Visser is one of the artists participating in the group show.

News, Bergamot Station, Santa Monica, Art, Things To Do In Santa Monica, Memorial Day Weekend

bG Gallery Hosts Official Grand Opening On May 24

Posted May. 23, 2014, 8:00 am

This Saturday, May 24, bG Gallery presents “Three-Winged Chrysalis” as its inaugural show for the official grand opening.

Malibu, Senior, Santa Monica, Art

Create A Mini-Masterpiece At Acrylic Painting Workshop In Malibu

Posted May. 17, 2014, 8:00 am

An acrylic painting workshop will be hosted by the Malibu Senior Center on May 23.

In whimsical watercolor paintings, the exhibit “No Side Effects” suggests alternative paths to prescription medications.

Seven Days, Santa Monica, Art

"No Side Effects" Art Exhibition Now Running

Posted May. 16, 2014, 8:10 am

Conceptual artist, author, and psychotherapist Michelle Fiordaliso playfully comments on the use of prescription medication in today’s world in her exhibit “No Side Effects” that opened Thursday at Semi Precious on Montana Avenue.

Herb Alpert and Lani Hall Alpert.

News, Santa Monica, Art

Herb Alpert To Honor Risk-Taking Artists In Santa Monica Today

Posted May. 9, 2014, 6:00 am

Five artists will be honored at this year’s Herb Alpert Awards in the Arts event today in Santa Monica. Hosted at the Herb Alpert Foundation in downtown Santa Monica, the awards luncheon will be celebrating 20 years of supporting risk-taking artists and 100 award recipients.

Artist-designed bicycle rack by Jody Zellen.

News, Santa Monica, Biking, Art

Two Artist Designed Bicycle Racks Installed In Santa Monica

Posted May. 8, 2014, 8:08 am

If you have seen the bright green “trees” on the corner of Ocean Park Boulevard and 2nd Street and wondered what they are, they are one of two sets of new artist-designed bicycle racks that have been installed as a part of the public art element of the Ocean Park Boulevard “Complete Greenstreet” Project.

“Galapagos Land Iguana” photographed by J.J. L.Heureux.

Life And Arts, Venice, Seven Days, Santa Monica, Art

G2 Gallery Spotlights Endangered Species; Opening Reception Saturday Night

Posted Apr. 25, 2014, 8:52 am

The G2 Gallery on Abbot Kinney Boulevard has long been a champion of the environment and its inhabitants.

Incognito 10 will be held Saturday at the Santa Monica Museum of Art.

Life And Arts, Museum, Seven Days, Santa Monica, Art

Santa Monica Museum Of Art Celebrates “Incognito 10” This Saturday

Posted Apr. 25, 2014, 8:42 am

Santa Monica Museum of Art presents “Incognito 10” at 7 pm this Saturday. The event is the museum’s signature benefit art sale and will feature the works of more than 500 artists. All proceeds go toward SMMoA’s exhibitions and programs.

Santa Monica Airport is an arts incubator and home to more than 60 artists and creative venues.

Seven Days, Exhibits, Santa Monica, Art, Santa Monica Airport

Enjoy Art, Workshops, Music At Santa Monica Airport ArtWalk This Saturday

Posted Mar. 14, 2014, 9:06 am

Free and open to all, the 8th Annual Airport ArtWalk this Saturday afternoon promises a chance to visit art studios, watch art demonstrations, and participate in art and theater workshops.

Sharon Ellis’ “Winter Bouquet” is a 2009 alkyd on canvas.

Life And Arts, Seven Days, Exhibits, Santa Monica, Art

Christopher Grimes Gallery To Host Opening Reception Saturday Night

Posted Mar. 14, 2014, 9:02 am

Christopher Grimes Gallery will host an opening reception this Saturday night from 6 pm to 8 pm for a new exhibition of paintings by Sharon Ellis and Dane Mitchell. The exhibition will run through May 3.

Santa Monica activist Jerry Rubin is a big supporter of Chain Reaction.

Opinion, Santa Monica, Art

Restoring Chain Reaction: A Time For Gratitude, Appreciation

Posted Mar. 12, 2014, 9:40 am

Now that the iconic landmarked 'Chain Reaction' peace sculpture has been saved and the City of Santa Monica has started a process of restoration, I thought it might be interesting for people to know who some of the good folks are who saved it.

The Santa Monica Museum of Art hosts a unique workshop.

Life And Arts, Seven Days, Santa Monica, Art

Santa Monica Museum Of Art To Host Unique Workshop Thursday Night

Posted Mar. 12, 2014, 9:18 am

The Santa Monica Museum of Art presents Art Buzz: Veggie Prints and Patterns Workshop with Good Eggs at 6 pm this Thursday.

John Adams Middle School is currently one of only eight middle schools in the United States participating in the mural exchange.

News, Santa Monica, Art, John Adams Middle School

John Adams Middle School Mural Heads To Japan

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.

Emily Sudd's 'Teacup,' a collected ceramic objects arranged and fired together.

Seven Days, Exhibits, Santa Monica, Art, Annenberg

"Shelf Perception" Opening Reception Thursday At Annenberg Beach House

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.

Venice, Seven Days, Santa Monica, Art

Experience "Life" At Art Fundraiser In Venice This Friday Night

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.

Steve Stajich, Columnist

Opinion, Santa Monica, Art, City Hall

A Community’s Chain Reaction

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.

Golden Pagoda acrylic on canvas  24” X 36”

Life And Arts, Seven Days, Exhibits, Santa Monica, Art

“Art Deco On Acid” Opens At Bleicher/Golightly Gallery In Santa Monica

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.

Works by Los Angeles artist Carlson Hatton will be on exhibit at SMC’s Pete and Susan Barrett Art Gallery.

Life And Arts, Seven Days, Exhibits, Santa Monica, Art

Opening Reception Saturday For “Stupor” Exhibit At Pete & Susan Barrett Art Gallery

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.

Art Los Angeles Contemporary will be held daily through Sunday at Santa Monica's Barker Hangar.

Seven Days, Santa Monica, Art

What's Hot: Art Los Angeles Contemporary Open Daily Through Sunday

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.

“Going Up” 10” x 28” x 10” is one of the pieces on display at Lois Lambert Gallery through March 9.

Seven Days, Bergamot Station, Exhibits, Santa Monica, Art

Lighting Sculptures On Show At Lois Lambert Gallery Through March 9

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.

Jean Lowe presents her newest exhibition called “Lost Time” Jan. 11 through Feb. 8 at Rosamund Felsen Gallery in Santa Monica.

Seven Days, Exhibits, Santa Monica, Art

Rosamund Felsen Gallery To Present "Lost Time" Through February 8

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.

A selection of art works that will be on display Jan. 7 to Jan. 25 at TAG Gallery.

Seven Days, Santa Monica, Art, Seven

TAG Group Show To Feature All 42 Gallery Artists

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.

Two of the art works on display at haleARTS S P A C E.

Life And Arts, Seven Days, Main Street, Santa Monica, Art

haleARTS Presents Free Opening Reception On Main Street Tonight

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.

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