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Virtual Art Party – A Corona Virus Update from LAArtParty.com!

By |April 1st, 2020|

In light of the Corona Virus safer at home guidelines, LAArtParty recommends: Have your own virtual art party at home. Open a bottle of wine, enjoy some art. We are happy to recommend some of our favorite artists. Be sure to check our Performance/Literary Arts drop-down and our Culinary Arts drop-down - under our Upcoming Page.  FYI - LAArtParty is listing some talented artists and our favorite galleries....but LAArtParty is NOT making any commissions from art sold. We want art lovers to continue to support artists. So while many events are canceled,

Giving Back: Fuel the Frontline

By |April 1st, 2020|

As we all know, during this corona crisis, frontline workers such as Medical  & Healthcare Workers, or any at-risk employees, are overwhelmed, while many of us are stuck at home feeling helpless. Workers on the frontline don’t have time to shop, or prepare their own meals. What is needed most is supplies. Fuel the Frontline was created by Amy Ogden, and Erika Wasser. “We were home, feeling overwhelmed by the news, and felt maybe even a little helpless. We knew we wanted to help, but didn’t know how as the responsible place

Heartfelt Stories During the Corona Crisis!

By |April 1st, 2020|

One of the heartwarming moments I witness on a daily work is watching entire families on their bicycles. I see couples walking together through the neighborhood. As I walk through my neighborhood, I smile when I observe children chalk drawing on the sidewalk outside their house, mothers and fathers sitting in the yard with them. Some of the chalk drawings are simply amazing - there are some great upcoming artists that will come out of this. A heart warming story comes out of Venice...neighbors who live by the restaurant C & O

Gasolina Cafe: Buy a Meal for a Healthcare worker!

By |April 1st, 2020|

Gasolina Cafe is still open and serving its community via takeout. New hours are: SUNDAYS & MONDAYS: CLOSED; TUESDAY - SATURDAY: 8:30pm - 2:30pm. This restaurant has stepped up. With the support from the community, Gasolina Cafe has delivered 306 meals to local healthcare workers in the San Fernando Valley. Meals were sent to Kaiser Permanente Woodland Hills, Providence Cedars-Sinai Tarzana Medical Center, and West Hills Hospital. If you would like to show your appreciation, for $12, you can BUY A MEAL FOR A HEALTHCARE WORKER - CLCK HERE! DELIVERY & CURBSIDE

Drago Bakery: Take Out Feast with Fresh Baked Goods

By |April 3rd, 2020|

Owner and Executive Chef Celestino Drago has created a special Takeout Menu at Drago Bakery in Culver City that will feature freshly baked and freezable essentials that guests can pick-up and prepare at home. Chef Drago and the Drago Bakery team will be offering the following Takeout Menu every Monday though Friday for pick-up from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm - Fresh Pasta Package ($55) which will include a choice of Lasagna Bolognese, Chicken and Mushroom Lasagna, or Vegetarian Lasagna that will serve up to 10 guests and be packaged cold. Main Proteins

The Hammer Museum: Free Screenings, and more

By |April 3rd, 2020|

While the Hammer is temporarily closed, it is sharing some of favorite artworks, programs, and artist profiles for your enjoyment at home. I’m excited to watch this Q and A with Jonathan Gold and Laura Gabbert who discuss Gabberts documentary. Released in 2016, the film features the beloved Pulitzer Prize–winning Los Angeles Times food critic Jonathan Gold. CLICK HERE to watch the interview at the Hammer. Jonathan Gold and Laura Gabbert This documentary portrait takes us into Jonathan Gold's universe to tell the improbable story of a revolution inspired by