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LOS ANGELES ART Calendar
Current Art Events in L.A. and surrounding areas
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08/06/2018 to 08/20/2018
PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT FOR EMERGING ARTISTS

15600 Mulholland Drive, Los Angeles, 90077 - $95.00 - A 3-part series of lectures, discussions, and workshops designed to give emerging artists insights into how the art world (and the gallery system) really works - and the kinds of strategies and skill ....

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08/21/2018
FREE ART EXPERIENCES

14006 Riverside Dr, Sherman Oaks, CA 91423 - 0 - Westfield Fashion Square invites you to channel your inner artist, and create art with us! We've teamed up with local art studio, Art Rebel, to host a series of complimentary art experiences at the c ....

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08/21/2018 to 08/23/2018
DOGUMENTA: AMERICA’S FIRST ART SHOW FOR DOGS COMES TO DTLA!

735 S Figueroa St, Los Angeles, CA 90017 - free - America’s first art exhibition for dogs, dOGUMENTA opens at FIGat7th in DTLA over two weekends in September! Not by or about dogs, dOGUMENTA is a curated art show FOR dogs. This FREE event takes pla ....

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08/25/2018
ROOD VAIL: AN EVENING OF SPIRITUALIST ART AND DIVINITY

2075 South Atlantic Boulevard - FREE - Small Green Door presents Rood Vail, an exhibition that explores the past, present, and future of religion and spirituality, and how the two coexist through painting, digital illustration, and immers ....

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08/25/2018
DENK GALLERY OPENING RECEPTION-PAIRING, A 12 ARTISTS GROUP SHOW

749 E. Temple St. Los Angeles, CA 90012 213 935 8331 - FREE - PAIRINGS
painters & sculptors Carlos Beltran Arechiga & David Hendren
Martin Durazo & Jenn Berger
Mira Schnedler & Andre Woodward
Andrew Schoultz & Kiel Johnson
Chris Trueman & Michael O'Malley
HK ....


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08/25/2018
NYX PROFESSIONAL MAKEUP FACE AWARDS 2018

842 S Broadway, Los Angeles, CA 90014 - $30-$75 - NYX Professional Makeup is hosting their 7th Annual Freedom and Artistry for Creative Expression (FACE) Awards Show on Saturday, August 25th, ultimately naming the next big “Artist of the Year.”
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08/25/2018
INTRODUCTION TO PERFUME BLENDING: A WORKSHOP WITH THE INSTITUTE OF ART AND OLFACTION

5814 Wilshire Blvd. 3239374230 - $80 - The Institute of Art and Olfaction leads an introductory workshop on perfume blending. Participants will create their own scent samples and leave with a 4ml spray vial of a new scent and formula. Spa ....

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07/28/2018 to 08/25/2018
TRANSFIGURED.

831 N. Highland Ave. 90038 323-462-2790 - - Diane Rosenstein Gallery is pleased to announce Transfigured., an exhibition with Jay Kvapil, Sarah Mikenis, Lionel Sabatté, and Evan Whale. Transfigured. presents four artists in four rooms, and inc ....

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08/25/2018
DOLPHINS & THE OCEANS - ART SHOW & FUNDRAISER

840 North Indian Hill Boulevard Claremont, CA 91711 6198502508 - Free! - High School student run and organized art show/fundraiser for awareness of dolphins and the oceans. About this Event
Hello all art lovers! Please join us on Saturday, August 25th for this FREE art sh ....


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07/22/2018 to 08/25/2018
"HYPERCOLOUR FANTASY: INFRA REALISM" BY KATE BALLIS AT GARIS & HAHN

1820 Industrial Street Los Angeles, 90021 - - Garis & Hahn is pleased to present Hypercolour Fantasy: Infra Realism marking Melbourne-based photographer Kate Ballis' US debut and her first solo show with the gallery. The exhibition will open on ....

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08/26/2018
INDIGO DYE WORKSHOP WITH MIMI HADDON

5814 Wilshire Blvd. 3239374230 - $85 - Artist Mimi Haddon will teach techniques of working with indigo, one of the oldest pigments used for textile dyeing. Learn basic shibori, a manual resist dyeing and pattern making technique, and expe ....

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05/06/2018 to 08/26/2018
BEYOND THE STREETS - IMMERSIVE MUSEUM EXPERIENCE

1667 N Main St. Los Angeles, CA . 90012 - $25 (ages 3 and up) - BEYOND THE STREETS is the premier exhibition of graffiti, street art and beyond, celebrating the soaring heights to which the world’s most recognizable modern art movement has risen. BEYOND THE STRE ....

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07/21/2018 to 08/26/2018
JON SERL: THE HAWK OF ELSINORE

945 Chung King Road 2136259035 - FREE - Jon Serl: The Hawk of Elsinore
July 21 – August 26, 2018
Reception: July 21, 7-10pm The paintings of Jon Serl (1894–1993) are as worn, nuanced, and unexpected as the man himself. Painted on found b ....


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07/09/2018 to 08/27/2018
OIL PAINTING

15600 Mulholland Drive, Los Angeles, 90077 - $312.00 - If you're an experienced artist, or always wanted to paint and draw and are ready to dive in, this course offers a supportive Right Brain approach to personal expression. Beginning with contour drawi ....

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07/10/2018 to 08/28/2018
FIND YOUR ARTISTIC FOCUS

15600 Mulholland Drive, Los Angeles, 90077 - $210.00 - Learn the technique of painting and develop your craft through analyzing, exploring and practicing the art of modern masters. Discover the source of their inspiration. Draw from life in each artist-i ....

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07/10/2018 to 08/28/2018
FIGURE DRAWING WITH LIVE MODELS

15600 Mulholland Drive, Los Angeles, 90077 - $267.00 - Draw what you really see, rather than what you think you see. Skills are cultivated in exercises about perception of edges, spaces, gestures, and include achieving entire compositions. Employ your in ....

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07/11/2018 to 08/29/2018
STONE CARVING & SCULPTURE - WEDNESDAY AFTERNOONS

15600 Mulholland Drive, Los Angeles, 90077 - $224.00 - Students will learn to use stone carving tools and all technical instruction to working with stone. The class also includes discussions of aesthetic approaches from the Renaissance to post-modern tim ....

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07/11/2018 to 08/29/2018
STONE CARVING & SCULPTURE - WEDNESDAY EVENINGS

15600 Mulholland Drive, Los Angeles, 90077 - $224.00 - Students will learn to use stone carving tools and all technical instruction to working with stone. The class also includes discussions of aesthetic approaches from the Renaissance to post-modern tim ....

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07/12/2018 to 08/30/2018
ACRYLIC PAINTING - THURSDAY MORNING

15600 Mulholland Drive, Los Angeles, 90077 - $312.00 - This course is a comprehensive exploration of the creative and expressive sides of acrylic painting and mixed media, with the accent on a more contemporary approach. While all styles and genres are w ....

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07/12/2018 to 08/30/2018
ACRYLIC PAINTING - THURSDAY AFTERNOON

15600 Mulholland Drive, Los Angeles, 90077 - $312.00 - This course is a comprehensive exploration of the creative and expressive sides of acrylic painting and mixed media, with the accent on a more contemporary approach. While all styles and genres are w ....

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06/02/2018 to 08/31/2018
JORDI ALCARAZ - DEFYING BOUNDARIES

357 North La Brea Ave 3239385222 - $0.00 - Los Angeles, CA – Jack Rutberg Fine Arts will present a provocative exhibition of works by the celebrated contemporary Catalan artist from Spain, Jordi Alcaraz. The exhibition, JORDI ALCARAZ – defy ....

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09/01/2018
JAPANESE WOOD CARVING WORKSHOP WITH YO TAKIMOTO

5814 Wilshire Blvd. 3239374230 - $55 - Japanese master carver, Yo Takimoto leads a meditative workshop on kikezuri, a special Japanese wood carving style. Yo will help each participant select a piece of wood from his personal collection, ....

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07/05/2018 to 09/01/2018
FESTIVAL OF ARTS

650 Laguna Canyon Road, Laguna Beach, CA 92651 (949) 494-1145 - General Admission: Weekdays $10, Weekends $15; Students & Seniors: Weekdays $7, Weekends $11; Children 6-12: $5; Free Admission for Children 5 and under, Military, and Laguna Beach Residents. - Festival of Arts Fine Art Show
July 5 – September 1, 2018 www.LagunaFestivalofArts.org This summer explore Laguna Beach’s Festival of Arts- a juried fine art show featuring 140 of Orange County’s ....


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07/07/2018 to 09/01/2018
PAGEANT OF THE MASTERS

650 Laguna Canyon Road, Laguna Beach, CA 92651 (949) 497-6582 (800) 487-3378 - Advance Tickets $15 - $240 (Includes season pass to the Festival of Arts Fine Art Show) - Pageant of the Masters “Under the Sun” The Pageant of the Masters is arguably one of the most unique productions in the entire world. This uber-creative, one-of-a-kind show combines theater, perfor ....

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07/28/2018 to 09/01/2018
ZOÉ BYLAND “IN THE PRESENCE OF THE PAST”

571 S. Anderson St. Los Angeles, CA 90033. - - Corey Helford Gallery is proud to premiere Swiss artist Zoé Byland’s newest solo show, In the Presence of the Past, opening Saturday, July 28 in Gallery Two. This is her first solo exhibition with t ....

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09/05/2018
OPEN HOUSE WITH THE DEL REY NEIGHBORHOOD COUNCIL

13445 Beach Ave. Venice, CA 90292 3103920846 - Free - Join Venice Arts and our friends at the Del Rey Neighborhood Council for an Open House event to kickoff the fall season and celebrate arts, education, and community. Enjoy drinks and hors d'oeuvres; ....

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08/12/2018 to 09/05/2018
OVER THE INFLUENCE PRESENTS: "HOW THEY RAN"

833 E 3rd St, Los Angeles, CA 90013 - - Over the Influence is pleased to announce How They Ran, an upcoming group exhibition of selected Los Angeles-based artists. The exhibition, featuring a diverse group of 23 artists representing the pu ....

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09/06/2018
CRAFTNIGHT: FIBER WALL HANGING & DIP-DYE WORKSHOP WITH MIMI HADDON

5814 Wilshire Blvd. 3239374230 - $10 - Artist Mimi Haddon guides this inventive workshop on fiber and rope wall hangings. Learn different roping, tying, and knotting techniques to create a fiber wall hanging. Finish it off with a dip-dye ....

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09/08/2018 to 09/09/2018
CLAY LA

5814 Wilshire Blvd. 3239374230 - - CAFAM’s annual ceramic marketplace and fundraiser features emerging and established ceramic makers in the greater Los Angeles area. CLAY LA is the leading marketplace to find innovative and inventiv ....

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