In Downtown LA…

L.A. Artcore is pleased to announce a special solo exhibition a internationally-recognized and renowned artist Dr. Kamol Tassananchalee.

Dr. TSun Jan5 LAArtcore KAMOL LGassananchalee is more than a national symbol, or a breakthrough representative of Thailand to the world at large. As an artist in the 1970s he graduated from Otis when the expat’s breakthrough involved the Buddha’s Foot, an ancient symbol for both the presence and absence of self and the Awakened Being, a symbol of compassion.

Conversation with the artist takes place at 2 pm.

January 3rd – January 30th

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

Also opening…at the other location.

Sun Jan5 LAArtcore THAI GROUP SHOW LGL.A. Artcore presents a two-week-only exhibition in a series of exchanges with Thailand organized with the great coordination and cooperation of Dr. Kamol Tassananchalee.

As an exciting and culturally-enriching component to Artcore’s programming, its international exchanges between Thailand and the U.S. continue to set the benchmark for such exchanges happening in the visual arts while giving artists the opportunities to travel abroad, tour and exhibit as a group in their host country.

There will also be a conversation with the artists at 4 pm.

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

Or in Eagle Rock…Avenue 50 Studio hosts its first Artists In Discussion event from 2-4 pm.

In Downtown LA…

LM Projects celebrates a special edition bookwork by Los Angeles based artist Kori Newkirk. “Sometimes Always Perhaps Never” invites viewers to glimpse into Newkirk’s studio practice and process, a space unseen by the public and very private for the artist.

BSun Jan5 LMProjects KoriNewkirkorrowing the visual language of an artist journal, this book collects the materials, found objects, studies, references, experiments and sketchbooks that have collectively contributed to Newkirk’s bodies of work from 1990 to the present.

Interwoven throughout are excerpts of informal conversations with Soraya Murray, Jason Meadows, Matthew Schum, Chris Oatey, Lorraine Molina and Daniel Joseph Martinez.

What: Opening reception
Where: LM Projects, 2684 Lacy St.  Los Angeles, CA 90031
When: 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Phone: 323-652-0580

In Echo Park…

If you like Elvis…this is the event for you.

Sun Jan5 Echo ElvisThe Echo presents the 28th Annual Elvis Birthday Bash tonight…

Join host Art Fein and Ronnie Mack to celebrate the King three days early! All fun, no impersonators.

With appearances by – Jimmy Angel, Emmy Lee, Ray Campi, Count Smokula, justin Curtis, Joe Finkle, Skip Kellet, Donna Loren, Russell Scott, Steve Stanley, Gene Taylor, Troy Walker, Jenny Page and many more.

Admission is $20 which goes to LA Mission charity.

What: Music
Where: Grand ‘Ole Echo, & Echoplex 1822 Sunset Blvd., LA 90026
When: 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Phone: 213.413.8200

Thanks for checking in…See ya next Friday at noon!