CFri-Feb1 CAFAM ChrisTriolaraft and Folk Art Museum’s award-winning shop holds a two day trunk show. The show features four nationally hailed artists, Chris Triola, Randall Darwall (see image right), Valerie Hector  and Terri Logan.

A portion of the proceeds will go to benefit Craft and Folk Art Museum.

What: Opening Reception
Where: Craft and Folk Art Museum, 5814 Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles, 90036
When: 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
Phone: (323) 937-4230

WU Fri Fe b1 JAUSwhiteJAUS presents “White Soup & Weighty Air”  a group show curated and organized by Alevé Mei Loh.

Artists include: Daniel Aksten, Reed Barrow, Michelle Carla Handel, Alevé Mei Loh, Georgie Mattingly, Sherry McLane, Mark Power, Julia Schwartz, Dani Tull, Malte Wagenfeld, Peter Wu.

On view: February 1st – March 10th

What: Opening reception
Where: Jaus, 11851 La Grange Ave., LA 90025
When: 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Phone: 424.248.0781

Or get your groove on by the beach…..It will be a gorgeous day today, so I can guarantee the Venice Boardwalk will be busy tonight….

I will bLow Res Venice Street Legends 6 by Ben Hure popping in to sing a few tunes with these guys (from 6-6:30pm)….they rock.

A wonderful band, that performs classic country rock. Greg Cruz is the ultimate Johnny Cash.


What: Live Music, The Venice Street Legends
Where: The Venice Bistro, 323 Ocean Front Walk 90291
When: 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
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Firabbotkinneyportraitst Fridays on Abbot Kinney takes place tonight…

Most of the stores will be open late. Yes it’s slowed down quite a bit….except for those food trucks….so go at your own discretion….but here’s an event that is happening for sure.

Fri Feb1 FF-MysticJourney bruceharmanflyerMystic Journey Bookstore hosts an artist reception for Bruce Harman: “Transcendent Images to Evoke your Spirited Self”

What: Book Signing, Meet & Greet, Q & A

Where: Mystic Journey Bookstore, 1319 Abbott Kinney Blvd., Venice, CA 90291
When: 7:00 pm- 9:00 pm

Or in Culver City….

Enjoy a liToptune logove show with TopTune, The Songwriters Game.

Grab six songwriters, give them a title and a premise for a new song, seventeen minutes offstage with a rhyming dictionary.

They will be judged by a celebrity commentator/judge panel, a house band, and a heckler, TopTune is a musical circus and variety show.

What: Performance
Where: fanaticSalon, 3815 Sawtelle Blvd., corner of Venice Blvd., Culver City.
When: 8:00 pm
Phone: 310 622 2046