In Santa Monica…

haleARTS S P A C E holds an opening reception for a group show featuring the work of Charles Christopher and John Rosewall.

Fri 6.28 Hale Charles Christopher RavenswoodOriginally from New York, Charles Christopher (see image), is an L.A. based photographer whose work conveys a sense of wonder and mystery by capturing the underlying spirit that exists largely unseen around us. His work has been featured in galleries and juried shows throughout Southern California, most recently The Hollywood Reporter’s exclusive “Design Hollywood.”

John Rosewall, is an abstract photographer as well as Professor of English. His work incorporates experimental techniques with digital methods to produce disembodied colors and light. Through Rosewall’s manipulation textural qualities form, similar to those found in nature. John Rosewall’s work has been featured in museums and galleries throughout Southern California, and most recently at the Los Angeles Center for Digital Arts.

On view: June 28 – July 10

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

Fri-June28IngaSwearingenbyBarryGoyetteIn the Miracle Mile area…

At LACMA, enjoy free jazz tonight. See our Upcoming Events Page for a full listing of summer concerts in the Los Angeles area.

Vocalist, songwriter, and recording artist Inga Swearingen has traveled the world performing at Carnegie Hall, Tanglewood, and the Festival of Voices, singing her own unique blend of jazz and folk music. Swearingen won first place at the Montreux Jazz Festival Shure Vocal Competition and has been featured on Garrison Keillor’s A Prairie Home Companion broadcasts and in concerts across the country. 

What: Live music at LACMA
Where: LACMA, BP Grand Entrance, 5905 Wilshire Blvd., LA 90036
When: 6:00 pm
Phone: (323) 857-6000

InlowresSonnyMcleans front Santa Monica….Kat and the Blues Hounds play a monthly gig at Sonny McLean’s on Wilshire in Santa Monica.

Enjoy FREE blues every 4th Friday (NOT last Friday) from 9:15 pm until 12:30 am at this fun Irish Bar, located at 2615 Wilshire Blvd., in Santa Monica…The Food is really tasty and admission is FREE!

KFri June28 SonnyMcleansFlyerat and the Blues Hounds includes Kathy Leonardo (yeah that’s me) and musicians Nick Henry (guitar), Jon Derienzo (bass), and Rick Bryan (Drums), with special guest Lucky Wright on sax!

Be sure to LIKE our FB Page – Kat and the Blues Hounds

What: Live Music
Where: Sonnys McLean’s, 2615 Wilshire Blvd., in Santa Monica

When: 9:30 pm – 12:30 pm
Phone: 310 449-1811