In Fri-11.2 Hale MaryWorthingtonSanta Monica….

haleARTS holds an opening reception for a solo exhibit featuring works by Mary Worthington. Worthington, uses the barest of means to capture the female body. Conveying emotions with splashes of color or creating sensual curves with simple strokes, Worthington’s work is a beautiful pairing of economy and meaning.

On view: Nov 2nd – Nov 14th

What: Opening reception, Mary Worthington Solo Exhibit
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

Then in Venice…Trunk Gallery presents Rachelle Dowdy: “Up North”, featuring animal-human hybrid sculptural works. This is Rachelle Dowdy’s first California exhibition.

Fri Nov2 TrunkDowdy’s Trophy Mount series consists of sculptural works depicting animal-human hybrids utilizing organic materials such as wood and fibers, with concrete, industrial resins and recycled materials.

On View: November 2nd – December 2nd

What: Opening reception
Where: Trunk Gallery, 12818 Venice Blvd., LA, CA
When: 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Phone: 310-483-7221

Also in Venice…..

AlWU AlteredSpace TanyaClarktered Space offers a group show, Tanya Clarke, (see image), Circle Factory, Tyler Ferreira, Dinah Kirgo, Susie Loucks, Michele Mikesell, Graceann Warn

On view: October 15th – January 14th, 2013

What: Group show, reception, “POP FRINGE”
Where: Altered Space Gallery, 1221 Abbot Kinney blvd., Venice, CA 90291
When: 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Phone: 310-452-8121

WU Fri 11.2 SCIArc  MarceloSpinaIn Downtown LA….SCI-Arc Library (Southern California Institute of Architecture) holds an exhibition discussion with Marcelo Spina, Elena Manferdini, Ramiro Diaz-Granados, Tom Wiscombe and SCI-Arc Director Eric Owen Moss.

This SCI-Arc Library exhibition documents the four faculty entries in the Graduation Pavilion Competition organized this past summer to select a winning design for the ArtPlace-funded outdoor pavilion, scheduled to be completed in spring 2013.

What: Discussion and reception
Where: SCI-Arc Library, 960 E. 3rd Street, Los Angeles, CA 90013
When: 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm