In Santa Monica, at one my favorite little galleries…

haFri Feb22 Hale zLaFemme03leARTS S P A C E hosts an opening reception for photographers Ana Matallana and F. Tosca Donato. A cinematic exhibit featuring the femme fatale and majestic scapes.

Street Parking available, as well as paid parking at location.

See image: “La Femme 03”  by Ana Matallana

On view: February 22nd – March 6th

What: Opening reception
Where: haleARTS S P A C E, 2443 Main St., Santa Monica, CA 90405
When: 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Phone: 310-314-8038

In Venice…

Fri Feb22 TalkingStickAt the Talking Stick, Venice MoZaic hosts its montly event featuring Nettie Rose, Honey, Roger Houston, Solange Castro, Oliver, Harriet and Da Purps to name a few.

Also Artist Audrey McNamara-Garcia will be painting live as she co-hosts with The Impressario Nickie Black. As usual, DJ Noj is on the turntables spinning his favorite rare grooves.

Support the cause….The Talking Stick asks  that you buy one thing from the barista.

What: Live Music, Art and DJ too
Where: Talking Stick Coffee Lounge 1411 Lincoln Blvd Venice 90291
When: 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

In Culver City…

WU Fri-Feb22 OHWOW NickvanWoertOHWOW celebrates Nick van Woert’s first solo exhibition with the gallery, titled “No Man’s Land.” The exhibition showcases a new body of work focusing on topics concerning the natural environment, material chemistry, and the progress of civilization.

See image: Nick van Woert, Gromatici, 2013, Catlitter, cat toys, fiberglass statue and steel, 82 x 36 x 32 inches

On view: February 22nd – April 6th

 What: Opening reception
Where: OHWOW Los Angeles, 937 N. La Cienega, 90069
When: 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Phone: (305) 571-9494

In downtown LA…

CoWU FriFeb22 CoagulaComedyagula Curatorial offers some unusual fare….Comedy. And it’s free too.

The show will be hosted by Tony Bartolone. Here’s the line up: Allen Strickland Williams, Nikki Limo, Pat Regan, Ron Babcock,, Scout Durwood, and  Joe Wengert.

What: Comedy
Where: Coagula Curatorial, 977 Chung King Rd., Los Angeles, CA 90012
When: 8:00 pm
Phone: 213-620-1569