In Downtown LA…Fri-Feb28-Warkartz-starving

Wərkärtz holds an opening reception for “starving in the middle of nowhere.”

Curated by Shelley Holcomb, the group exhibition features works by Coley Brown, Harrison Driggs, and B. Thom Stevenson.

On view: Feb 28 – March 31

What: Opening Reception
Where: Wərkärtz 767 S. Alameda Street, Building 2, Unit 100
When: 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Also in Downtown LA…Night Gallery (2276 East 16th St., LA 90021) hosts a Benefit Party and Live Auction, for X-TRA and Project XBuy. 6:30 entry is $100; The admission is less after 7pm. Buy Tickets here

LAMAGIn Silverlake…

Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery (LAMAG) presents an intimate Scotch Tasting and Reception with Manfred Muller tonight from 5:30-7 pm. You must purchase tickets for $40 (or $40 towards a membership) Click here. Be sure to check the website at

Public Conversation with the artist to follow.

Showcasing recent works by German artist Manfred Müller, this multi-media exhibition features a wide-range of wall and floor-bound sculptures, site-specific installations, prints, drawings, and photo-based works. It is accompanied by a 160-page illustrated catalog. This exhibition is sponsored in part by The Frederick R. Weisman Art Foundation, The Ray and Wyn Richie Evans Foundation, and the General Consul of the Federal Republic of Germany.

The cuFri-Feb28-LAMAGrrent pairing of exhibitions tell the stories of two locally-based artists with “Objects are Closer than They Appear: Recent Works by Manfred Müller,” and “F. Scott Hess Retrospective,” uniting Manfred Müller’s spiritual & somber sculptural works with the visceral & vivid paintings of F. Scott Hess.

Purchase tickets for $40 (or $40 towards a membership) Click here.

What: Opening Reception
Where: Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery, Barnsdall, 4800 Hollywood Blvd., Los
Angeles, CA 90027
When: Tasting: 7:00 – 8:00 pm
Phone: (323) 644-6269

In the Miracle Mile area…OHWOW Los Angeles (937 N. La Cienega), hosts an event from 7-9pm.

In Santa Monica….Kat and the Blues Hounds play our monthly gig tonight at Sonny McLean’s on Wilshire.

Fosmall-Kat-BluesHoundFlier-Sonnys-thruMAYr the next two months we will have the incredible guitarist, Greg Cruz as part of our band!! We have had many incredible guest musicians sitting in…and are coming back….harp players, a trumpet player and more!

Enjoy Blues Classics. We’ve got a great lineup…Greg Cruz on guitar, John Wiemken on bass, Rick Bryan on Drums, with Lucky Wright on sax….there’s a rummor that we’ll also have a guest trumpet player and harp player sittin’ in…it’s gonna be a crowded stage! We play every 4th Friday (NOT last Friday) from 9:15 pm until 12:30 am at Sonny McLean’s. FREE music all night and the Food is fantastic!

Be sure to LIKE our FB Page – Kat and the Blues Hounds

What: Live Music
Where: Sonnys McLean’s, 2615 Wilshire Blvd., in Santa Monica

When: Friday, February 28th 9:15 pm – 12:30 am
Phone: 310 449-1811