In Silverlake…The Gabba Gallery, 3126 Beverly Blvd., hosts a closing reception and art party from noon till 4pm.

In Downtown LA…

LA Artcore (the Brewery location) holds an artist reception to celebrate the work of Ann Gooding, Ann Phony, Kaoru Mansour.

These three women portray signiSun-April5-Brewery-LAArtCore-MAY GOODING PHONG MANSOUR ARTFORUMficant individuality through their seasoned art practices. This show is an opportunity to experience the way painters, differing in approach yet in full possession of the confidence that comes from mature practices, can create a complimentary space within a gallery. An exhibit like this reveals one of the more subtle lessons of art, the naturally occurring harmony between displays of skill.

There will be an art talk at 2 pm.

On View April 3rd – 27th

What: Opening reception
Where: LA Artcore Brewery Annex is located at 650 A South Avenue 21, LA, 90031
When: 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Phone: 323.276.9320

L.A. Artcore at Union Center for the Arts presents a special two-week showing of Thai artists.

In what are a continuation of Artcore’s successful and longstanding cultural exchanges with Thailand artists, Artcore once again commends Thai National Artist Dr. Kamol Tassananchalee for his impassioned involvement in exposing artists all over the world to Thai art and culture as well as promoting Thai artists and art abroad.

Sun-APR6-LAArtcore-THAI EXCH SHOW LGArtists include: Nonthivathn Chandhanaphalin, Thawan Duehanee, Pratung Emjaroen, Vichoke Mukdamanee, Thongchai Rakpatum, Tawee Rujaneekorn, Kamol Tassananchalee, Dacha Warashoon.

The eight artists in the show who among them are Dr. Kamol Tassananchalee and Thawan Duchanee demonstrate from their distinct approaches, a culturally-interconnected world where boundaries between Eastern and Western culture become increasingly plural and continue to produce new and vital forms. Upon arriving in the United States, the artists will unpack works spanning across the mediums of painting, sculpture, mixed and digital media. International Exchange Show With Thailand presents an especially engaging opportunity to take in the contemporary developments and undercurrents that are shaping the country.

There will be an art talk at 4 pm.

On view: April 1st – April 16th

What: Opening reception
Where: LA Artcore Union Center for the Arts, 120 Judge John Aiso St. LA 90012
When: 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Phone: 323.276.9320

Also from 3-5 pm, stop by Arcana: Books on the Arts (8675 Washington Blvd., 90232) for a book signing with Glenn Bray and Doug Harvey.

Whew…..Mama’s gonna be busy this weekend. Get out there and ENJOY!!!