Posted Jul. 13, 2014, 9:10 am
When you think of art, paintings are usually the first medium that comes to mind. However, in today’s market, “art” covers a broad spectrum. Mixed media has fast become one of the leading forms of art.
Posted Jun. 26, 2014, 8:19 am
Imagine a space that transcends space itself, whose sole intention is to allow the creative people of Los Angeles a place to express themselves, to learn new things, and to collaborate. In Santa Monica, such a place exists.
Posted Jun. 20, 2014, 9:19 am
In the past when students said goodbye to college, they embarked on a career and never looked back. These days, switching careers and adding new ones have become commonplace.
Posted Mar. 21, 2014, 7:46 am
William Turner Gallery presents An Afternoon with Father Gregory Boyle at 3 pm this Sunday. Boyle is the founder of Homeboy Industries.
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.
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.
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 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. 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. 17, 2014, 10:39 am
Artist Gus Harper has always loved Santa Monica. Born and raised in the beach community, his parents still live in the same house where he was raised.
Posted Jan. 11, 2014, 9:06 am
William Turner Gallery in Santa Monica will host an opening reception this Saturday night for “Shape Shift,” a group exhibition featuring new work from four contemporary artists, Charles Arnoldi, Dawn Arrowsmith, Michael Braden, and Peter Lodato.
Posted Jan. 10, 2014, 9:24 am
Shoshana Wayne Gallery today opens a new exhibit: Beverly Semmes’ “1992-1994.” This is Semmes’ third solo exhibition with the gallery, which will run through March 1.
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 Dec. 20, 2013, 9:30 am
haleARTS S P A C E is currently featuring a group show with the work of Sam Bendall and Andrew Bosserman, which will run through Sunday, Dec. 22.
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 Dec. 3, 2013, 9:03 am
Lois Lambert Gallery in Santa Monica is currently showing the kinetic art works by nine artists as part of a new exhibition that runs through Jan. 5.
Posted Nov. 29, 2013, 9:30 am
Craig Krull Gallery this weekend opens a new exhibition Saturday featuring artists Phranc and John Huggins plus a group show of small snowscape paintings by seven artists.
Posted Nov. 22, 2013, 7:09 am
Rosamund Felson Gallery in Santa Monica this weekend opens an exhibition featuring the works of artist Karen Carson. An opening reception will be held this Saturday, Nov. 23 from 5-7 pm.
Posted Nov. 1, 2013, 9:33 am
A new exhibition is now on display at TAG Gallery through Nov. 23 featuring artists Carol Kleinman, Linda Sue Price, and Kamil Vojnar.
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. 11, 2013, 8:43 am
About 1,200 people converged at Santa Monica’s 18th Street Arts Center on Saturday afternoon for the 4th annual BAM Fest (Beer, Art and Music Festival).
Posted Oct. 11, 2013, 8:37 am
At the tail end of the fall equinox, Wolvesmouth creator Craig Thornton begins a two-week residency at the Santa Monica Museum of Art.
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. 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.