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.”
Posted Sep. 16, 2013, 9:07 am
The Santa Monica Museum of Art on Tuesday presents The Mobile Homestead Project: A Conversation with Mary Clare Stevens, Jim Shaw, and Cary Loren from 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm. The conversation is part of SMMoA’s series “A Collection of Ideas.”
Posted Sep. 13, 2013, 9:23 am
If you haven’t visited the Santa Monica Museum of Art lately, now is a great time to go with the opening of two new exhibitions today.
Posted Sep. 8, 2013, 9:17 am
Santa Monica landscape watercolorist Timothy Kitz is exhibiting his paintings and sharing his observations on painting in watercolor as the featured display in the center window at Hennessey + Ingalls Bookstore in Santa Monica for the month of September.
Posted Sep. 6, 2013, 9:12 am
Shoshana Wayne Gallery this Saturday opens a solo show of new work by Jeffrey Gibson. This is Gibson’s first show with the gallery that will run Sept. 7 through Oct. 19, 2013.
Posted Sep. 5, 2013, 8:24 am
The Santa Monica College Emeritus Art Gallery today opens the exhibition "Acrylic Paintings,” an exhibit of intricate, visually exciting works by artist and Emeritus College instructor Catherine Tirr.
Posted Aug. 19, 2013, 9:22 am
Santa Monica's Museum of Flying will conclude its first-ever museum exhibition of airport architecture, Now Boarding: Fentress Airports + The Architecture of Flight this Sunday, Aug. 25.
Posted Aug. 19, 2013, 9:06 am
Photographer/artist James Thompson, CEO of his own art brand JZL, will debut his most recent works at Bergamot Station this Thursday evening.
Posted Aug. 16, 2013, 9:11 am
Jeanie Madsen Gallery at 1431 Ocean Avenue this weekend opens a new exhibit titled “I Love Santa Monica.” A red carpet charity event will be held Saturday at 7 pm to celebrate the opening of the exhibition, which will run through Sept. 17.
Posted Aug. 16, 2013, 9:08 am
TAG Gallery is currently presenting its eighth annual California Open Juried Exhibition through the end of August featuring 41 artists and 55 artworks.
Posted Aug. 8, 2013, 8:05 am
The Santa Monica Museum of Art’s fifth annual free bicycle-themed festival Tour da Arts will be held Sunday, Aug. 18. Advance registration is encouraged.
Posted Aug. 6, 2013, 8:55 am
The Santa Monica Museum of Art (SMMoA) has received $121,500 from the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts in support of the Fall 2014 exhibition Citizen Culture: Artists and Architects Shape Policy.
Posted Jul. 21, 2013, 9:24 am
The National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) announced 59 Our Town grant awards totaling $4.725 million and reaching 34 states in the program's third year of funding.