4.20 HALE JamesJohnson Untitled36x36Tonight in Santa Monica Hale Arts features artists, James Johnson (see image) and Steven Wolkoff.

EMERGING ARTIST for EMERGING COLLECTORS – are featured twice monthly.

On view: April 20th – May 2nd

What: James Johnson & Steven Wolkoff
Where: haleARTS S P A C E, 2443 Main Street, Santa Monica, CA 90405
When: Opening Reception – April 20th – 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Phone: (310) 314-8038
Website: www.halearts.com


3.3 SonaMirzaei WallspaceUntitled2of ToC

wallspace hosts a “Wine and Unwind” reception celebrating aritsts in its current show. Contemporary artist, Sona Mirzaei (see image) is one of the featured artists. Sona is currently participating in a group show at the Jeanie Madsen gallery which opened last Saturday.

A free spirit who was raised in Los Angeles Sona Mirzaei left a career in finance in 2008 after choosing to embrace her calling as a professional artist. As she notes, painting has been part of her life since she was five years old so it was little surprise to her family and friends when she made the bold decision to make creating art her full time career.

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Mirzaei is consistently showing and creating new work. Here art is a hybrid of depth, emotion, and aesthetic appeal that always leaves one wanting to see more of what Sona has to offer.

What: “Wine and Unwind” reception, featuring artist Sona Mirzaei
Where: wallspace, 607 Nth La Brea, LA, 90036 (one block South of Melrose)
When: 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Phone: 323 930 0471
Website: http://www.wallspacela.com/

4.21 DuncanMiller RomanLoranc

There will also be a fun grand opening tonight….Duncan Miller Gallery opens a new space at Bergamot Station.

Be part of their gala reception and premiere exhibition. Tonight’s event features the opening of the haunting, black-and-white photographs of Polish-born artist Roman Loranc.

What: Grand opening and artist reception, Roman Loranc
Where: Duncan Miller Gallery, Bergamot Station, (A-7) 2525 Michigan Avenue, Santa Monica, 90404
When: 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Phone: 310 838 2440
Website: www.duncanmillergallery.com