HaleArtsoutsideIn Santa Monica…

haleARTS S P A C E hosts an opening reception for a group show featuring the work of Sheri Sinclair, Janet Bothne, Cassandra Tondro and Marc Hemeon. Wine and popcorn will be served.

Sheri Sinclair draws inspiration from ancient life forms, plants and the microscopic world. With a master’s degree in Geology, Sheri creates wall-mounted ceramics referencing organic matter.    

Janet Bothne’s mixed media canvases spill over with color, rhythm and movement. Her work is inspired by music and the limitless possibilities that pigment presents.

CassFri March 22 Haleandra Tondro creates stunning abstract paintings from repurposed acrylic latex paint that she rescues from recycling centers in the Los Angeles area before it is sent to landfills.  

Marc Hemeon’s series ”Be Happy Tree” features tree stumps, void of foliage with the words “be happy’ scrawled in paint. Marc reminds us that happiness does not stem from the acquisition of material possessions.

On view: March 22nd – April 3rd

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
Website: www.halearts.com

In Venice…

L&Fri March22 LM ARTSM Arts presents Louise Nevelson: The 70s, an in depth look at a diverse and defining decade of work by the woman deemed the “Grande Dame of Contemporary Sculpture.”

This extensive exhibition will include over thirty works described by the artist at the time of their making to be about the now, which have since matured over the past three decades to take on new and evolved relevancy.

On view: March 22nd – May 11th

What: Opening reception
: L&M Arts, Los Angeles, 660 South Venice Blvd., Venice, CA, 90291
When: 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Phone: 1.310.821.6400
Website: http://www.lmgallery.com/

How bFri March22 MrsHobbsout some live entertainment….?

Mrs. Hobbs and The Petting Pantry present The 2013 Los Angeles Accordion Babes Revue and Petting Pantry Burlesque Show.  

This show brings together powerhouse women from five different bands, a sexy burlesque troupe, and the Circus Finelli. It’s a female entertainer all-star show with accordion at the forefront.

Price: $10 advance / $15 at door

What: Performance
Where: Fais Do Do, 5257 West Adams, Los Angeles
When: 9pm
Ticket link: http://2013-la-accordionbabesrevue.eventbrite.com
Facebook event page: http://www.facebook.com/events/494900257213238/

L’art Pour L’art invites you to TRANSIT: The Art of Being Transported.

Join L’art Pour L’art  for an eclectic art industry mFri March22 LArtPourLart Transitixer featuring over 50 independent artists exploring the state of movement and transportation.

Journey with them through a night of live music, fine art, comical illustrations, sculpture, photography, and a unique interactive art installation brought to you by the L’art Pour L’art family. Live performances by the DustBowl Revival, Fort King and more.

Vitamin Water will be available to all attending guests, which will include free Wine, Beer, and Snacks.

There is an admission charge of $10.00 pre-sale  $15.00 at the door. No one under 21 will be admitted. Buy tickets on their website or see FB page for more details

What: Art Party
Where: Holding Co. Studios located at 104 Robinson St. Los Angeles, CA 90026. (Corner of Robinson and Beverly)
When: 7:00 pm – 2:00 am
Website: www.ArtforArtMixer.com

Or stay by the beach….Venice Mozaic
will be hosting an evening of music from 7-10pm at the Talking Stick 1411 Lincoln Blvd. See their FB page.  https://www.facebook.com/events/178398635640490/

Ongoing-SMPlayhouse-RAISEMEUPTheWedding1950Santa Monica Playhouse presents RAISE ME UP – A World Premiere Romantic Comedy

Renowned Chris DeCarlo helms Lisa Phillips Visca’s comedy – a true story about a “moonstruck” couple’s forbidden love, the hilarity and drama from their deeply passionate Italian-Greek families, and the surreal ending to their classic love story.

The show plays Fridays and Saturdays at 8pm, Sundays at 3pm, March 1 – May 19.

What: Performance
Where: The Education Conservatory at Santa Monica Playhouse, 1211 4th Street, SM 90401-1391
When: 3:00 pm
Phone: 310-394-9779 ext 3
Website: http://santamonicaplayhouse.com