Happy EApr22 LACMAPalmImage EarthDayarth Day!  Celebrate Earth Day with a day of programs and activities designed for all ages, including artist-led workshops, bike-related films, tours of the collection for families and adults, storytelling, sketching from nature, and a guided walkthrough of the natural art on campus.

4.22 EarthDayatLACMAJoin a community-led bike ride to LACMA! If you plan to travel to LACMA by bike on Earth Day, be sure to check out LADOT’s bike maps for a safe route.

BP Grand Entrance, General museum admission is required; free museum admission will be granted to those with a bike helmet or bike parking receipts, or those who have traveled by alternative transportation.

What: Earth Day, LACMA
Where: LACMA, 5905 Wilshire Blvd., LA 90036
When: 12:00 pm
Phone: (323) 857-6000
Website: http://www.lacma.org/event/earth-day

To4.22 ArtAuction EagleRockday in Eagle Rock, support a wonderful cause and head to an Art Auction Benefit featuring original artwork donated by 150 established and emerging artists benefiting Center for the Arts Eagle Rock.

What: Center for the Arts Eagle Rock 10th Annual Art Auction Benefit
Where: Center for the Arts Eagle Rock, 2225 Colorado Blvd., LA, 90041
When: 2:00pm – 5:30pm
Phone: 323-226-1617
Website: www.CFAER.org/art_auction

Or East of Chinatown, in honor of Earth Day, KGB Studio presents an artist reception for a group show entitled Love Letter to the Earth.  The gallery exhibits the work of emerging and established local and international artists. Today’s event feataures painters, writers, photographers, landscape architects, filmmakers and more send a Love Letter to the Earth through their work.

4.21KGB BonnieLambertArtists featured include: Rhett Beavers, Lynne Dwyer, Martha Benedict, Margaret Garcia, Jimmy Centeno, Bonnie Lambert (see image) , Raoul de la Sota and Michael Rascon.

What: Opening reception, Group show Love Letter to the Earth
Where: KGB Studio & Gallery, 1640 N. Spring St.LA 90012
When: 5:00pm – 10:00pm
Phone: 323.224.1900
Website: http://kgbla.com/

More openings going up on Friday….lots to choose from. See you at the Weekend update….goes up by noon!