Art Events in Los Angeles

Go to the Los Angeles Antiques Show this weekend!

April 23, 2010

You won’t be disappointed. Hours: Saturday (11am – 7pm), Sunday (11am – 5pm) Santa Monica Airport, Barker Hangar

LA Modern at the Los Angeles Antiques Show Opening Gala

April 22, 2010

Last night was the official opening of the Los Angeles Antiques Show at the Santa Monica Airport, Barker Hangar, which will is open today (11am – 7pm), Friday (11am – 7pm), Saturday (11am – 7pm)  and Sunday (11am – 5pm)! As you know from an earlier post, Peter kept the design of his booth very […]

Discussion: How Many Billboards?

April 16, 2010

Last night I went to a discussion lead by five panelists, titled “The Visual Ecology of Advertising and Architecture”, which addressed the ever-consuming nature of billboard advertising in Los Angeles. For those of you who live in LA, or have been back recently, have you noticed the digital billboards (there are about 100 in the […]

Los Angeles Antiques Show

April 12, 2010

The 15th annual Los Angeles Antiques Show officially opens Wednesday night with a preview gala and is open to the general public during the day from Thursday through Sunday, April 22 – 25th. The show will take place at the Barker Hanger in Santa Monica.  Among the 65 exhibitors who will travel across the U.S. […]

ModCom Lecture: History & Preservation of 1960s Cultural Landscapes

March 25, 2010

Last night I drove out to the Proud Bird restaurant to hear a lecture from The Sixties Turned Fifty series of events hosted by the Los Angeles Conservancy Modern Committee . The lecture titled “Discussion: History and Preservation of 1960s Cultural Landscapes” was a collaborative effort between The Los Angeles Conservancy and The Cultural Landscape […]

Art Los Angeles Contemporary at the Pacific Design Center

January 29, 2010

Last night we attended the highly anticipated opening of Art Los Angeles Contemporary at the Pacific Design Center.  Over 50 galleries were represented in individual booths, each showcasing their hottest works. The space was packed with all sorts of people from artists and dealers to decorators and collectors. The amount of art was a bit […]

Michael Govan interview with John Baldessari at LACMA

October 6, 2009

Two Thursdays ago we got a chance to sit in on a fascinating interview between Michael Govan, the current Director of LACMA, and John Baldessari, conceptual American artist who probes the irony of contemporary art. The interview took place at LACMA in an auditorium filled with on-lookers.  Govan introduced Baldessari by presenting his work “Pure […]