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August 3, 2018:
Duncan Miller Gallery throws an art party for its “Summer Exhibition: YourDailyPhotograph.com.” From a selection of over 1,000 images submitted, approximately 50 emerging photographers and their works were chosen for the “Summer 2018: YourDailyPhotograph.com” exhibition.
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Artists include: Pavel Apletin, Alva Bernadine, Sarah Bouillaud, Larry Chait, Diane Cockerill, Carissa Dorson, Suzanne Engelberg, Diane Fenster, David Hoptman, Mark Indig, Jamie Johnson, Ina Jungmann, Maud Piderit, Meryl Skyler, Christine Smith, Michel Riehl, Beth Trepper, Lauren Welles, Tara Wray and many more. Art Party: 6-8pm; Duncan Miller Gallery, Bergamot, 2525 Michigan Ave, # A7, Santa Monica, 90404; http://www.duncanmillergallery.com/

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August 4, AND 5, 2018:
The 17th annual Historic Filipinotown Festival is a public free event in the Historic Filipinotown District of the City of Los Angeles to celebrate the creation of Historic Filipinotown in the City of los Angeles. The event is designed to highlight the arts and culture of the district and the multi-ethnic residents of the area. This year’s event will showcase the arts and culture of Southern Philippines in the Island of Mindanao. Cultural performances, food, moving and stationary arts from the area will be showcased during the 2 day event. The FREE event takes place from 10-5pm (both days) at 1711 W. Temple Street, Silver Lake Medical Center Campus, LA, 90015;  CLICK HERE for more info

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August 4, 2018:
Think Tank Gallery and Mezcal El Silencio bring you “We Stole the Fire,” a month-long arts experience around the Melrose neighborhood, well-known to international shopping and graffiti enthusiasts alike. Think Tank Gallery will collaborate with creative director Phil America and a handful of local and Mexican artists to produce a month of street stunts, graffiti, performance artworks and installations, analog documentation, limited edition merchandise campaign, and a group art show to wrap it all up. Art Party: 6-9pm; FREE, Must RSVP HERE; 21+ Only; RCNSTRCT studio, 7400 Melrose Ave., LA, 90046; https://thinktank.gallery/stealthefire

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August 4, 2018:

Gestalt Projects invites you to the launch of its 144 Space a section of exhibiting works on 12x12in surfaces. Artists from around the United States will present art in a variety of mediums. LAArtParty artists Matt Ehrmann, Donald Paonessa, Bruce Sanders will be participating in the show along with many more. Art Party: 6-9pm; Gestalt Project’ 144 Space, located within bG Gallery, 3009 Ocean Park Blvd., Santa Monica CA; 1 (310) 906 4211; http://bGartGalleries.com

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August 4, 2018:
GR2 (Giant Robot) Gallery
celebrates FIFTEEN years….Congrats!  Art party; 6:30-10pm; GR2 Gallery, 2062 Sawtelle Avenue, LA 90025; https://www.giantrobot.com/

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August 4, 2018:

Tiger Strikes Asteroid Los Angeles is excited to announce Mnēmonikos¹. The group exhibition is curated by TSA LA member and artist Esther Ruiz.
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Artists incude: Theresa Daddezio, Scout Dunbar, Leah Guadagnoli, Meredith Hoffheins, Clinton King, Elisa Lendvay, Kristy Luck, Andrew Moeller, Scott Robinson, Jonathan Ryan, Sarah Tortora, Austin Williams, Jake Ziemann. On view: August 4 – 26, 2018; Art Party: 7-10pm; Tiger Strikes Asteroid Los Angeles, The Bendix Building, 1206 Maple Avenue, 5th floor, #523, Los Angeles CA 90015; http://www.tigerstrikesasteroid.com

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August 4, 2018:
Culver City offers several art parties…Luis De Jesus Los Angeles  (2685 S. La Cienega Boulevard) welcomes Danica Phelps for her first solo exhibition in Los Angeles since 2011. Art Party: 5-8 pm.

Then from 6-8pm, Fabrik Projects (2636 S. La Cienega Blvd) presents “Ooh La La!,” a two person exhibition by painter Astrid Francis and photographer Bob Francis.

Head to Washington Boulevard…Thinkspace (6009 Washington Blvd) celebrates Japanese artist Yosuke Ueno in “But Beautiful,” Toronto-based, Canadian, Québéquois artist Alex Garant and Netherlandish artist TikToy. Art Party: 6-9pm;

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August 8, 2018:
LA Louver hosts its final summer screening. Rogue Wave short films features an in-studio look at participating artists Matthew Brandt, Gaijn Fujita, Ben Jackel, Laura Krifka, Heather Gwen Martin, Kim Schoenstadt and Matt Wedel. Rogue Wave Projects is an ongoing curatorial initiative which showcases emerging artists working in Los Angeles. The program will be screened in the gallery’s outdoor courtyard and upstairs viewing room, while the galleries will remain open until 9 p.m. Visitors are encouraged to view the films at their leisure, and experience the final iteration of LA Louver’s rotating group show EVOLVER.
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The event is free RSVP is requested RSVP@LALouver.com; 310-822-4955 Coordinated in conjunction with “Evolver,” a rotating group exhibition featuring over 100 artwork by more than 60 artists. On view: through August 17, 2018; L.A. Louver, 45 N. Venice Blvd., Venice, CA 90291; http://lalouver.com/

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August 10, 2018:
haleARTS GALLERY and Fabrik present “Summer Art Series”. Curated by Chris Davies of Fabrik Projects Gallery. This show features 8 contemporary artists that stimulate the senses using a variety of media. Tonight’s edition showcases the work of Jessie Chaney. On view: June 29 – August 19, 2018; Art Party: 6-9pm; haleARTS GALLERY 395 Santa Monica Place, suite 158, Santa Monica. CA 90401; http://www.halearts.com

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August 11, 2018:
TAG Gallery hosts its 13th Annual 2018 California Open national juried exhibition tonight. Juried by artist Kim Abeles, the exhibition features a wide range of media. On view: August 8–25, 2018. Art Party: 5-8pm; TAG Gallery 5458 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90036; https://www.taggallery.net/

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August 11, 2018:
In Hermosa…ShockBoxx Projects throws an art party to celebrate the opening of “The Usual Suspects.” The group show is comprised of artists that have frequented the gallery this year. These are some of the people who we feel have contributed to helping to put ShockBoxx on the map – so to speak. In no particular order: Mike Collins, Laura Schuler, Sarah Svetlana, Emerald Padgett, Theodosia Marchant, Scott Meskill, Dennis Dugan, Don Adkins, Brynn Alexander, Nikki Solima, Beau Robinson, Paul Roustan, Chip Herwegh, Claudia Berman, Lisa Pedersen, Samantha LeDuc, Chia Schuler, Mazzy, Maria Cracknell, Preston Smith, Michelle Victoria, Betsy Enzenberger, Phillip Boeltler, Eric Michael, Kymm Swank, Dezcjon Lathrop, Natalie Strong, KT Shelton, Audry Gneiser. On view: August 11 – 25, 2018; Art Party: 7-9pm; SHOCKBOXX PROJECT, 636 Cypress Ave., Hermosa Beach, CA 90254; https://www.shockboxxproject.com/

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August 11, 2018:
LACE hosts an art talk with Sarah Gail Armstrong, Dove Ayinde, Brandon Drew Holmes, Micah James, and Elliot Reed. Presented by Black TED: Independent Research Perspectives in the Field organized by Mutant Salon members Sarah Gail Armstrong and Dove Ayinde. 
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This event takes place in conjunction with the CAVERNOUS: Young Joon Kwak & Mutant Salon exhibition and coincides with the performances by Adee Roberson and Anna Luisa Petrisko. Art Talk: 7-10pm; LACE, 6522 Hollywood Blvd., LA, 90028; CLICK HERE  for more info. http://welcometolace.org/

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August 18, 2018:
Tiny Elephant, Giant Mouse,” An 
exhibit of works that experiments with scale opens at bG Gallery. Artist Cory Sewelson will participate in the group show along with many other talented artists. On view: August 18, 2018 – September 9, 2018; Art Party: 6-9pm;

Also at bG Gallery, Gestalt Projects 144 Space will continue its celebration of its 144 (12 x 12) show. We have several LAArtParty artists in the exhibition – Matt Ehrmann, Don Poanessa, Bruce Sanders, will be featured along with many other artists. The goal of the space is to allow a wider range of artists the opportunity for gallery exhibition. 144 works by hundreds of local and international artists will be continuously rotated. Art Party: 6-9pm; bG Gallery, 3009 Ocean Park Blvd, Santa Monica CA 90405; 1 (310) 906 4211; http://bGartGalleries.com

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August 18, 2018:
In the Valley…Carter Sexton celebrates renowned artist Morgan Weistling. The artist will be in attendance to sign copies of his new book, A Brush With History. On view: August 31. Art Party: 5-8pm; Carter Sexton Artists Materials, 5308 Laurel Canyon Blvd., North Hollywood, CA 91607; https://www.cartersexton.com/

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August 25, 2018:
In Culver City….Kopeikin hosts a closing reception for two exhibitions…“Crux” featuring artist Jordie Oetken and “Vanishing Vernacular.” Art Party: 6:00 – 8:00pm; KOPEIKIN GALLERY, 2766 S. La Cienega Blvd., LA, 90034; https://www.kopeikingallery.com

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August 25, 2018:
In Hermosa…ShockBoxx Projects throws a closing reception for “The Usual Suspects.” The group show features friends of the gallery who have contributed to the success of ShockBoxx. 
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Artists include: Mike Collins, Laura Schuler, Sarah Svetlana, Emerald Padgett, Theodosia Marchant, Scott Meskill, Dennis Dugan, Don Adkins, Brynn Alexander, Nikki Solima, Beau Robinson, Paul Roustan, Chip Herwegh, Claudia Berman, Lisa Pedersen, Samantha LeDuc, Chia Schuler, Mazzy, Maria Cracknell, Preston Smith, Michelle Victoria, Betsy Enzenberger, Phillip Boeltler, Eric Michael, Kymm Swank, Dezcjon Lathrop, Natalie Strong, KT Shelton, Audry Gneiser. On view: August 11 – 25, 2018; Art Party: 7-9pm; SHOCKBOXX PROJECT, 636 Cypress Ave., Hermosa Beach, CA 90254; https://www.shockboxxproject.com/

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