Friday, May 12, 2006

The WeekEnd ArtGuide for May 12-14, 2006

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FRIDAY MAY 12, 2006

Art Studio C (5145 York Blvd., LA CA 90022)
Biannual group show of LA painters and photographers
7:00pm to 10:00pm
Exhibition runs throughout the weekend

Hangar 1018 (1018 South Santa Fe Avenue, LA CA 90021)
“Left Brain Black/White” - group show with over 30 artists
8:00pm to 2:00am
$5.00 before 9pm/$10 after 9pm ($7 if you wear black and white)

LA Louver (45 North Venice Blvd., Venice CA 90291)
Sean Scully – paintings and works on paper
7:00pm to 9:00pm
Exhibition runs through June 30, 2006

Lev Moross Gallery (962 North La Brea Avenue, West Hollywood CA 90046)
Ernest Lacy: A Fifty-Year Retrospective in Liberating Color
6:00pm to 9:00pm
Exhibition runs through June 16, 2006

New Image Art (7908 Santa Monica Blvd., LA CA 90046)
“That Line Rhymes” - drawings and paintings by Geoff McFetridge and Jo Jackson in the Project Room
7:00pm to 10:00pm
Exhibition runs through June 12, 2006

Norton Simon Museum (411 West Colorado Blvd., Pasadena CA)
“Translucence: Southern California Art from the 1960’s and 1970’s”
Exhibition runs from May 12, 2006 through August 28, 2006

Otis College of Art and Design (9045 Lincoln Blvd., LA CA 90045)
Students of the Class of 2006 Exhibition
6:00pm to 9:00pm

Santa Monica Museum of Art (2525 Michigan Avenue, G1, Santa Monica Ca 90404)
Alvaro Siza/Architect – drawings, models, photographs
Ken Brecher - “The Little Room of Epiphanies” (in Project Room 1)
Mariella Bettineschi - “Voyager” (in Project Room 2)
6:00pm to 7:00pm (member preview)
7:00pm – 9:00pm (public reception)

South La Brea Gallery (208 South La Brea Avenue, Inglewood CA 90301)
“Just My Funny Way of Laughing” - group show with Brian Bress, Joshua Callaghan, Michael HJ Chang and more
7:00pm to 10:00pm
Exhibition runs through June 10, 2006

Thinkspace (657 North Spaulding Avenue, LA CA 90036)
“East to West” - work from Yoskay Yamamoto, Tanner Goldbeck, J. Shea
7:00pm to 12:00am
Exhibition runs through June 4, 2006


181 Martel (181 Martel Avenue, LA CA 90036)
Buff Monster – new jewelry and paintings
6:00pm to 10:00pm
Exhibition runs May 6, 2006 through may 30, 2006

Altered Space Gallery (1221 Abbot Kinney Blvd., Venice CA 90291)
“Thomas Mann, in person” - one day event with work by metal artist and jewelry designer Thomas Mann
1:00pm to 5:00pm

Bobbie Greenfield Gallery (2525 Michigan Avenue, B-6, Santa Monica CA 90404)
Ed Moses - “Tapestries and Paintings”
5:00pm to 7:00pm
Exhibition runs through June 24, 2006

Caltrans Building (100 South Main Street, Downtown LA 90012)
“ Gallery Gardens” - Gallery Row celebrates it’s Second Anniversary – multi media & sculpture installation
12:00pm to 10:00pm

Cherry and Martin (12611 Venice Blvd., LA CA 90066)
“El Dorado” - group show with Holly Coulis, Alison Fox, Angelina Gualdoni and Portia Hein (in the main space)
Amanda Ross-Ho (in the rear gallery)
Exhibition runs through June 17, 2006

Cirrus Gallery (542 South Alameda Street, LA CA 90013)
“Quiver” - group show with Elaine Bradford, Nathan Danilowicz, Joe Deutch and Patrick Jackson
5:00pm to 7:00pm
Exhibition runs through June 30, 2006

Crewest (110 Winston Street, Downtown LA CA 90013)
“Monsters, Shapes and Mens Mistakes” – sculptural work by Erick Rodriguez, Dave Kawano, Philip A. Ramirez
6:00pm to 10:00pm

Frank Lloyd Gallery (2525 Michigan Avenue, B-5B, Santa Monica Ca 90404)
Peter Shire – new work
Exhibition runs through June 17, 2006

George Stern Fine Arts (8920 Melrose Avenue, LA CA 90069)
Kerne Ericksen – retro-inspired travel paintings
5:00pm to 8:00pm
Exhibition runs through June 11, 2006

Jan Baum Gallery (170 South La Brea Avenue, LA CA 90036)
Tino Rodriguez and Virgo Paraiso - “Metamorphosis”, meditations on the magical world of transformation
4:00pm to 7:00pm
Exhibition runs through July 1, 2006

JKD Gallery (2525 Michigan Avenue, G-5, Santa Monica CA 90404)
Nai Gui, Yi Hong and Vibul Wonprasat
4:00pm to 6:00pm
Exhibition runs May 2, 2006 through May 27, 2006

Joseph Wahl Arts Gallery (5305 Topanga Canyon Blvd., Woodland Hills Ca 91364)
Cecily Barth Firestein - “Double Entendre, Large Works on Paper”
5:00pm to 7:00pm
Exhibition runs through July 29, 2006

Junc Gallery (4017 Sunset Blvd., LA CA 90025)
New work from Jacob Magraw and Kyle Field
7:00pm to 10:00pm

La Mano Press (1749 North Main Street, LA CA 90031)
“Echa La Mano: Party For a Cause” - fundraiser for schoolchildren of Chiapas
7:30pm to 2:00am
$7.00 donation

Meltdown Comics (7522 Sunset Blvd., LA CA 90046)
Felt Club - mini craft Fair with over 20 crafty artists
11:00am to 6:00pm

Mixografia (1419 East Adams., LA CA 90011)
John Bladessari - ”Stonehenge (with Two Persons)”
4:00pm to 6:00pm
Exhibition runs through June 30, 2006

MOCA (250 South Grand
Mark Ryden – Fushigi Circus book signing

NELAart Second Saturday’s
7:00pm to 10:00pm
See site for list of participating galleries!

Newspace (5241 Melrose Avenue, LA CA 90038)
David McDonald - “The Depth of the Drop: New Sculpture and Painting”
Tyler Stallings - “Folded Passages: New Paintings”
7:00pm to 9:00pm
Exhibition runs through June 17, 2006

OneLeaf Fine Arts (153 West Second Street, Pomona CA 91766)
“Ways to Wear Lipstick” - group show with Brianna Sendziak, Buffy, Cutler, Trisha Gum and more
6:00pm to 10:00pm
Exhibition runs through June 3, 2006

Overtones (11306 Venice Blvd., LA CA 90066)
“Afloat” - Marletta Hoferer, Stas Orlovski, Ilene Sunshine
7:00pm to 11:00pm
Exhibition runs through June 25, 2006

Patricia Correia Gallery (2525 Michigan Avenue, E-2, Santa Monica CA 90404)
5:00pm to 8:00pm
Judy Baca - “On and Off The Wall” - paintings and sculpture (main gallery + project room I)
Delilah Montoya - “Women Boxers: The New Warriors” - photography (in project room II)
Exhibition runs through June 17, 2006

Peterson Automotive Museum (6060 Wilshire Blvd., LA CA 90036)
Brucker Bros Kustom Kulture Auction – Kuston Kulture artwork and memorabilia by Von Dutch, Ed “Big Daddy” Roth, Robert Williams and Dave Mann, 500 lots to be auctioned
11:00am to 6:00pm (viewing starts at 10:00am)

Pomona Art Colony Second Saturday
6:00pm to 9:00pm

Project (5016 Venice Blvd., LA CA 90019)
“C-Note 2”...everything for a Benjamin – group show with Luke Chueh, Joe Ledbetter, Blaine Fontana, Thomas Han, Dave Flores, BigFoot, Kofie One and more
(all artwork priced at $100!)
8:00pm to 1:00am
Exhibition runs though June 3, 2006

The Hive Gallery (729 South Spring Street, Downtown LA CA 90014)
Group Show featuring Marisa Silos
8:00pm to 1:00am

Track 16 (2525 Michigan Avenue, C-1, Santa Monica CA 90404)
“A Norman Yonemoto Clip Joint” - film by multi media artist Norman Yonemoto

Viva Gallery (13261 Moorpark Street, Sherman Oaks CA 91423)
National Watercolor Society 2006 all member show
3:00pm to 5:00pm
Exhibition runs May 10, 2006 through May 27, 2006

SUNDAY MAY 14, 2006

Frank Pictures Gallery (2525 Michigan Avenue, A-5, Santa Monica CA 90404)
“I Was Once As You Are, Now I Am As You Shall Be” - sculpture by Maria Munroe
6:30pm to 9:30pm

and this is a fun Thursday thingy:


Munky King Melrose (7308 Melrose Avenue, LA CA 90046)
Grand Opening and release of OXOP Qee Series 2 – artists will be in attendance
(live painting, drinks and music by Shepard Fairey)
7:00pm to 11:00pm

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