Now we’ve got some live music at local restaurants….check the Restaurant/Bar page
Tonight in Venice, or is it Santa Monica???
Gallery 1988 Venice presents “What Went From A Whisper” featuring new work by Kurt Halsey.
Gallery 1988 Venice is in Santa Monica btw….someone was smokin’ the wacky weed when they picked this name. The address is 214 Pier Ave, yes very close to Venice.
Opening Reception runs from 7:00 pm – 10 pm. Show will remeain open till March 3. http://nineteeneightyeight.com/
If you’re looking for more art, head to West Hollywood for the opening reception for a pop up group exhibition entitled “Coming Together” from 7:00 pm till 10:00 pm.
This group show is curated by Sonny Ruscha Bjornson and Laura Grover. Artists featured are: Kimberly Brooks, Andrew Foster, Rives Granade, Sydney Littenberg, Sean P. McGaughey, and Anne-Elizabeth Sobieski.
The event will be held at Fabien Fryns Fine Art, located at 314 N. Crescent Heights Blvd., LA, 90048;
Or in Venice, there’s always First Friday on Abbot Kinney, which slows down a bit in the winter months. Here is a short list of definites. Will keep you posted.
Mystic Journey Bookstore is having an Art Show “In Search of the Present” by local artist, Maureen Murphy. It starts at 7pm.
Mystic Journey Bookstore is located at 1319 Abbot Kinney Blvd., (310) 399-7070; www.mysticjouneybookstore.com
Altered Space, (1221 Abbot Kinney) will be having a trunk show “Under $100” Jewelry, featuring the work of Talin Yadegarian. http://alteredspacegallery.com/
Bohemian Exchange will be having a special sale on selected items. They have great Valentine Gifts….so be sure to pop in with your honey…and give him some ideas…Come on ladies, the men need some help with this. Be sure to say hi to Deborah and the kitties.
This charming shop offers funky fun designs at amazing prices and will be offering refreshments Bohemian Exchange is located at 1358 Abbot Kinney, at California 310.396.3044; http://on.fb.me/ob9r0y
Gotta pop into Zingara Trading, right next door at 1507 Abbot Kinney. They will be offering cider and their famous S’mores. 310 392-6424; http://www.zingaratrading.com/
Further down, you’ll see Very Venice Art & Design Gallery located at 1629 Abbot Kinney. Here, you will find works by over 150 artists. Open from 6:00 pm till 10:00 pm.http://www.veryveniceart.com.
Acorss the street, Show Me Your Mumu, 1632 Abbot Kinney Blvd., will be having a storewide sale. Though the little shop is the size of a postage stamp…..I’m sure you’ll find some good bargains.
Keep going South, back across the street, don’t forget to take a peek in, Kolu Clothing, located at 1653 Abbot Kinney, who will be offering 15% off all goodies and all kinds of sales. http://koluclothing.com/
Or in Silver Lake, we have a couple of events for you….
WEEKEND presents “Hide the Evidence,” an exhibition of photographic works by Los Angeles based artist Suzanne Adelman.
The opening reception runs from 7:00 pm till 10:00 pm. WEEKEND is located at 4634 Hollywood Blvd., LA 90027; 510 206-4001; http://weekendspace.org/.
La Luz de Jesus Gallery will be having a fun art party tonight….
Several shows are opening featuring the work of artists, Matthew Bone (see image), Soey Milk, Bonni Reid, Cartes de Visite, Christine Wu.
The opening reception will be held from 8:00 pm till 11:00 pm.
La Luz de Jesus Gallery is located at 4633 Hollywood Blvd., LA 90027; 323.666.7667; http://www.laluzdejesus.com.