In Santa Monica…

Cinema at the Edge (CATE) Film Festival takes place at Edgemar Center for the Arts.  The Independent Film Festival takes place for the next three days …. April 10 – 12, 2015

The officFINAL-Fri-Sun April10-12-CinemaontheEdgeial event kicked off yesterday. Enjoy three days of screenings and artist programs that celebrates independent filmmaking.

Films competing in narrative feature, documentary & short film categories will be eligible for Jury and Audience awards in which winners will have the opportunity to screen their film for industry professionals working in international film production & distribution.

Jury and audience awards will be given in each category. While the programmers are thrilled to give independent filmmakers a vehicle of expression, an additional commitment is to see that the standout titles at the festival have an opportunity to screen for distributors.

Be sure to check out the website for ADMISSION Prices.  Click Here to purchase tickets and Click Here for full schedule.  Friday screenings starts at 5:00 pm; Saturday screenings starts at 10:00 am; Sunday screenings start at 12:30 pm

What: Film Festival
Where: Edgemar Center for the Arts, 2347 Main Street, Santa Monica, CA 90405
When: 5:00 pm 
Phone: 310 399-3666


In West Hollywood…Daniel Rolnik hosts an art swap event “Bring Art, Take Art” (I love that) at the Standard Hotel (8300 Sunset Blvd.) at 7pm. You must RSVP to


Kohn Gallery (1227 N. Highland Ave.,LA 90038) holds an opening from 6-8pm. 


In Culver City…

Fri-April10-Glike-RachelSchmidhofer-spot-60x72Glike Gallery is pleased to present: Melancholy and the Infinite Salads, a solo exhibition of paintings by Rachel Schmidhofer.

See image: Rachel Schmidhofer, Spot, 60 x 72

This will be her first show with the gallery. In this new body of work, Schmidhofer uses primarily a palette knife and her finger to create intricate compositions of semi-precious mineral formations and cultural debris.

On view: April 10th – May 17th

What: Opening reception
Where: Glike Gallery,5890 Blackwelder Street, Suite B, Culver City, CA, 90230
When: 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Phone: (626) 310-2887