In Santa Monica…The Bergamot Station Arts Center hosts its Fall Open on September 9, 2023. All the galleries participate as well as the City Garage Theatre. See below of list of what is going on.

2023 Bergamot Fall Open 

1:00 PM – 2:00 PM       Curator led tour for Jeffrey Rothstein’s exhibition Both Directions at Once | Von Lintel Gallery (A7)

Von Lintel Jeffrey Rothstein

Jeffrey Rothstein, Pretty in Pink (for Ivy), 2020; Dye sublimation print on aluminum, 48 x 72 in; Edit 1 of 5 +1AP

2:00 PM – 4:00 PM      Walk-through for Unusual Surfaces exhibition | bG Gallery (A2)

2:00 PM – 4:00 PM       Art Celebration for Kennedi Carter’s exhibition A Meditation on the Untitled | RoseGallery (B7)

3:00 PM – 5:00 PM       Premiere event for Joe Goode’s exhibition Sea and Sky | Leslie Sacks Gallery (B6)

3:00 PM – 6:00 PM       Artist Reception for John Brinton Hogan’s exhibition Invasive Spectators | Marshall Gallery (A6)

4:00 PM – 5:00 PM       Exhibition tour + Scientist from NASA for Summer Art + Science Residence exhibition | Building Bridges Art Exchange (F2)

4:00 PM – 6:00 PM       Opening Art Party for Blue McRight’s exhibition Gather as well as Astrid Preston’s exhibition For the Trees | Craig Krull Gallery (B3)

Additional Events

4:00 PM – 6:00 PM      Receptions for Hideaki Kawashima’s exhibition Stay Still as well as John Greenwood’s exhibition Perfections Revenge | Richard Heller Gallery (B5a)

4:00 PM – 8:00 PM       Exhibition Kei Sugiyama’s Portraits of Absence | Speedy Gallery (B5b)

5:00 PM – 8:00 PM       Art Party for Andy Moses’s exhibition Recent Paintings | William Turner Gallery (E1)

5:00 PM – 9:00 PM       Artist Reception for Summer Art and Science Residence exhibition | Building Bridges Art Exchange (F2)

5:00 PM – 10:00 PM     Opening Reception for The 18th Annual Blab Show and Blab! Magazine Release Party + Signing | Copro Gallery (T5)

6:00 PM – 9:00 PM       Another art Party for Thomas Whittaker Kidd’s exhibition I Could Float for Days | bG Gallery (A2)

2023 Bergamot Fall Open 

6:00 PM – 9:00 PM       Receptions for Joan Robey’s exhibition On Canyon Road + The LA Printmaking Society Group Show | Lois Lambert Gallery (E3)


at 5:00PM                      Comedy Show The World’s Daddest* Dad Joke Competition (all ages, FREE) *worst ever | The Crow (F4)

at 8:00PM                     Additional comedy I Gotta Crow (18+, $20 Tickets HERE) | The Crow (F4)

8:00PM – 9:30PM         Opening Night of Ghost Land: A New Play About the War in Ukraine ($2-$30 Tickets HERE) | City Garage Theatre (T1)


Take a foodie/drink break at one of these: Le Great Outdoor Mediterranean-French cuisine with a California twist; Birdie G’s chef-driven restaurant with flavors from Eastern Europe, America’s Deep South, and California cuisine; Little Anchor lobster food truck, Yummy Bird chicken + American comfort food truck; St. Hildie’s botanical spiked seltzers; Mad Tasty hemp infused sparkling water; Sake High! premium canned sake.

What: Fall Open
Where: Bergamot Station, 2525 Michigan Ave., SM, 90405
When: September 9, 2023, 12:00pm – 9:00pm

CLICK HERE for additional upcoming art exhibitions, along with performances and foodie events.