TSat Nov10 BrandedArtsFlyerhere’s a new gallery in Culver City. So head to the all day premiere event taking place all day and running well into the evening, the opening art party takes place for this new 25,000 square foot Branded Arts Culver City Mural Complex.

The group exhibition, the Branded Arts Block Party will take place on Saturday, November 10th @ 1:00 pm – 1:00 am.

Contemporary artist, Sona Mirzaei will be participating as well as artists such as Dabs Myla, Anthony Lister, Miss Van Dan Quintana, David Flores, Luke Chueh, RIME, Mear One, Heracut, just to name a few.

lowres Sona Mirzaei paints Elephant2The show will also include private collection works by Bansky, Nick Walker, Shepard Fairey, Mark Ryden and more!


What: Opening, the Branded Arts Block Party
Where: Branded Arts Culver City Mural Complex, 8810 Washington Blvd. Culver City, CA 90232
When: 1:00 pm – 1:00 am
Website: http://www.brandedarts.com; http://www.sonamirzaei.com/

IngleSat-sunNov10-INglewoodToursront1-470x260wood Open Studios Tour celebrates its sixth year! The event, hosted by Inglewood artists and nonprofit Inglewood Cultural Arts (ICA), will allow visitors to personally tour the studios of established and emerging artists working in drawing, painting, sculpture, mixed-media, photography, print making, installation, video and performance.

Tour/Group show: takes place today November 10th & tomorrow, November 11th 1:00pm-6:00pm

What: Opening reception
Where: Beacon Art Building, 808 N. La Brea Ave., Inglewood, CA 90302
When: 1:00 pm- 6:00 pm
Phone: 310-621-5416
Website: www.inglewoodculturalarts.org

Or head out of town to the Joshua Tree Art Gallery Art tour.

NOV10th JTAGArtwalkParticipating Galleries & shops, JTAG, Red Arrow, Art Queen, Jt Outfitter’s & Ricochet Cafe.
Lots of great art spaces to explore during our monthly event.

This is a free event, Light refreshments will be offered. It’s a great opportunity to see new art & meet the artists.

Group Show at JTAG includes, Steven Rieman Drew Reese, Marcia Geiger, Gregg Ross, Frederick Fulmer, David Burnham, Tobi Taboada, Percy Gibbar, Brian Leatart, Marta Rogoyski, & Melissa Spurr. Exhibition of Fine Art, Sculpture, Paintings, and Photography.

Feel free to contact the gallery,  info@joshuatreeartgallery.com

Where: Joshua Tree Art Gallery, 61607 29 Palms Hwy, Joshua Tree, CA 92552
When:  6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Phone: 760 366 3636
Website: http://www.joshuatreeartgallery.com

As part of Pinot Days, here are two different events….Be aware there is Admission Required to these events…LA ART PARTY is offering a DISCOUNTED RATE…use this promo code to receive 20% off… LAAPSC12.

PSat Nov11 PinotDaysinot Days Pinots and Grilled Cheese at WINE HOUSE. Ten of pinot favorites will be offered along with conversation about this noble grape. Enjoy some of the best domestic pinots on the planet with Grilled Cheese! Chef

Todd Barrie will create some gourmet versions of this classicfavorite comfort food, each intended to complement the noble grape. This is an opportunity to taste some of the most acclaimed pinots on the market today, and to meet and talk with the people who create them. Space is limited.

Cost: $35

What: Pinots and grilled cheese
Where: 2311 Cotner Ave., Los Angeles, CA
When: 1:00pm – 3:30pm
Phone: 310-479-3731 ext. 0
Website: www.pinotdays.com

Also WU Sat Nov7 LaurieFrankat Bergamot Station there are a couple of events such as….

Frank Pictures celebrates Baby Bryan de Selliers ….with We’ve Got Our Baby Back! Always a fun art party here.On view: November 10th – December 5th

What: Opening reception,
Where: Frank Pictures Gallery, Bergamot Station (A-5) 2525 Michigan Ave., Santa Monica, 90404
When: 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Phone: 310 828-0211
Website: http://www.frankpicturesgallery.com

Copro (T-5)also has an opening tonight from 8-11:30 pm http://www.copronason.com/

Also in Santa Monica….As part of 18th Street Arts Center’s Artist Labs program, 18th St Arts presents Open Tuning: E-D-G-B-D-G.

Presented as a companion to his exhibition at 18th Street of the same name, OPEN TUNING; E-D-G-B-D-G is a performance piece by Eamon Ore-Giron accompanied by a musical performance from VOLUMINOUS SPARKS, a guitar trio made up of the artist himself, Joshua Aster, and Chris Avitabile.

SWU 10.28 18thStee image, Eamon Ore-Giron, (left) Work Shelter, 2012, (right) E-D-D-B-D-G (Open Tuning), 2012  Eamon Ore-Giron

On view: October 27th – December 14th

What: Performance, Open Tuning: E-D-G-B-D-G
Where: 18th Street Arts Center, 1639 18th St. Santa Monica, 90404
When: Artist talk 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm ; Reception 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Phone: 310-828-1912
Website: http://18thstreet.org/

Sat Nov10 HonorFraser HoldingtheTensionFRemailimHonor Fraser Gallery announces two solo exhibitions. Vessels, Forms and Remains, features Los Angeles-based artist Fay Ray (see image). This is the artist’s first exhibition with the gallery .

The Spirits that Lend Strength Are Invisible is David Ratcliff’s second solo exhibition with the gallery.

What: Artist reception Fay Ray, David Ratcliff
Where: 2622 S. La Cienega Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90034
When: 6:00pm- 8:00pm
Website: http://www.honorfraser.com

There are also art parties taking place from 6-8 pm, on La Cienega, at Cherry and Martin, 2712 S. La Cienega Blvd.,  http://www.cherryandmartin.com/; François Ghebaly Gallery, 2600 La Cienega Blvd., http://ghebaly.com/

HeadSat Nov10 LoftatLiz Alchemy-Poster over to La Brea…The Loft at Liz’s offers a star studded exhibition. Inspired by the success of the November 2011 exhibition entitled RED, The Loft at Liz’s announces Alchemy – a group exhibition strategically focusing on the color “gold”.

From statements of value and prestige throughout recorded history to our elemental reliance in modern technology, this show will examine the variety of meanings behind the color and it’s usage in visual art.

Artists include, Lisa Bartleson, Guillermo Bert, Ching Ching Cheng, Stuart Kusher, Robert Mack, Andy Moses, Mike Street, Linda Vallejo with Doni Silver Simons in the Projects Room.

What: Opening reception, Alchemy
When: The Loft at Liz’s, 453 S. La Brea Ave., LA 90036
When: 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Phone: 323-939-4403 x6
Website: http://theloftatlizs.com/

Sat 11.10 GarboushianGarboushian Gallery presents an exhibition of new works by Miguel Osuna. This marks Osuna’s first solo exhibition with the gallery.

The new works will be presented in two parts, SPIN 1 and SPIN 2 with a wide range of materials from white pencil on canvas to ballpoint pen on recycled plastic.

On view: Until December 15th

What: Opening reception for SPIN 1
Where: 427 North Camden Dr., Beverly Hills, CA 90210
When: 6:00pm- 8:00pm
Phone: 310-480-9215
Website: www.garboushian.com

Titled after Kurt Vonnegut’s cautionary quote, We Are Who We Pretend to Be, WWA Gallery features ten diverse painters and mixed media artists manipulating and questioning notions of identity and reality.

FeatSat Nov10 WWAured Artists: Justin Bloomer Nicole Bruckman Vincent Cacciotti David Chung Evan Cummiskey Joachim Knill Bethany Marchman Lou Pimentel Allison Reimold Jophen Stein

On View: November 10th- December 1st

What: Opening reception, We Are Who We Pretend to Be
Where: WWA Gallery, 9517 Culver Blvd., Culver City, CA 90232
When: 7:00pm- 10:00pm
Phone: 310-836-4992
Website: http://wwagallery.com/

Sat Nov10-AGallery CLRogers1012aA Gallery presents Christy Lee Rogers, Reckless Unbound at Aesthesia Studios. Enjoy a night of champagne, hors d’oeuvres, music and roof top lounges in a three story architectural masterpiece, featuring large scale works and video from the collection.

On view: November 10th – December 3rd

What: Opening night premiere party
Where: 12130 Washington Place, Los Angeles, CA 90066
When: 7:00 pm-10:00 pm
Phone: 323-497-5270
www.aesthesiastudios.com, www.agallery.co.uk


One more that ends late is….Corey Helford Gallery CHG Circa, 8530 Washington Blvd., has one from 7-10 pm www.coreyhelfordgallery.com


I’ve got one more for you in Venice…VeniceArts Logo

Brett Van Ort: Minescape at VENICE ARTS GALLERY. Brett Van Ort’s large scale photographs explore Bosnian and Herzegovinian landscapes still infected by the specter of landmines, 15 years after the war concluded there.

WU Nov10 VeniceArts Hills Lelija RangePairing lush, alluring landscapes with stark photographs of prosthetic limbs and the landmines themselves, Van Ort asks us to consider our own relationship with the hidden, man-made dangers embedded within the natural world.

On view: November 10th- December 19th

What: Opening reception
Where: 1702 Lincoln Blvd., Venice, CA 90291
When: 5:00pm-8:00pm
Phone: 310-392-0846
Website: www.venicearts.org