In Santa Monica…The Annenberg Community Beach House presents the region’s first underwater art exhibit in its historic public pool, featuring artwork curated by Machine Project, the Echo Park-based art organization. Snorkel Dreams can be viewed by reseveration ONLY – see tomorrow and Sunday’s Event Pages for the full listing. Reservations available on the website, CLICK HEREWhen: Friday – Sunday October 14-16 at 12 p.m., 2 p.m., and 4 p.m. Annenberg Community Beach House, 415 Pacific Coast Hwy, Santa Monica CA 90402;


In Santa Monica…

haleARTS is pleased to present The Fifth Annual Pulp group show featuring the work of Lauren Mendelsohn-Bass, Eddie Mickenberg and Stephanie Sydney.  An opening reception will be held Friday, October 14th from 5-8 PM. The works will be on view and for sale through October 26th, 2016.
LauFri-Oct14-2016-haleArts-LaurenMendelsohn-Bassren Mendelsohn-Bass is a Los Angeles born painter who received her Bachelor of Arts at the University of California, Los Angeles. Her work depicts the psychology of the mind’s inner conflicts and struggles, portrayed through her figures’ outward appearance and gestures.

See image: by Lauren Mendelsohn-Bass

Eddie Mickenberg is an artist who is drawn to the marriage of minimalistic and bold elements. Eddie has a history working with oils in his paintings, but doesn’t shy away from mixing in different textures of paint for his artwork.

Stephanie Sydney is trained as a painter, but she incorporates photographs and technology to in her work. The artist strives to create dialogue between extremes and said she hopes to address the fragility of life on this planet.

What: Opening reception
Where: haleARTS S P A C E, 2443 Main St., Santa Monica, CA 90405
When: 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm – Friday, October 14, 2016
Phone: 310-314-8038


Steve Turner celebrates three new exhibitions from 7-9pm. Steve Turner LA, 6830 Santa Monica Blvd., LA 90038;


Also in Santa Monica…

The Broad Stage presents Angel City Jazz Festival: Extreme Bass Night.
Four oFri-Sat-Oct14-2016-TheBroadStage presentsAngelCity-JazzFestival-ExtremeBassNightf the most compellingly innovative bass players in LA will perform 20 minutes sets exploring the outer reaches of the electric and/or acoustic bass’ musical range. Be prepared to redefine your notion of this instrument’s potential.
Featured bassists:
Mike Valerio – solo bass
Steuart Liebig – solo bass
Tim Lefebvre – duos with Troy Ziegler and Rachel Eckroch
Miles Mosley with drummer Tony Austin

More info at
Jazz at The Broad Stage made possible by a generous gift from Richard and Lisa Kendall.

What: Performance
Where: The Broad Stage at the Santa Monica Performing Arts Campus, 11th St. & Santa Monica Blvd in Santa Monica
When: 8:00 pm – Friday, October 14, 2016