L.A. Louver presents an exhibition of work by Frederick Hammersley (1919-2009). The exhibition will include a range of geometric and organic abstract paintings made between 1958-1991, as well as over twenty unique lithographs from 1949-1950.
Also on view are paintings and sculptures by Charles Garabedian. Created between 1966 and 1976, the works exemplify the rich diversity of form, image making, and materials that hallmark this early stage of Garabedian’s career.
What: Frederick Hammersley, Charles Garabedian Opening Reception
Where: L.A. Louver, 45 North Venice Blvd.
When: 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Phone: 310 822- 4955
Help a good cause and head to Olympic High School, for one more Food Truck Night fundraiser. There will be a variety of food and dessert trucks such as Slammin Sliders and more– all contributing as a fundraiser for programs serving students who attend Olympic High School, the Independent Study Program, the Off Campus Learning Center, and the Adult Education Center.
This is a fabulous program and will help students who have had a hard time at SAMOHI or Malibu High. Come out in support of the alternative education programs of the Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District!
What: Olympic High School will be hosting another Food Truck Night fundraiser
Where: Olympic High School is located at 721 Ocean Park Blvd in Santa Monica 90405
When: 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Milton Glaser for Lapchi: An Exploration of Pattern Making and Color Effects in Textiles is a special weeklong exhibition of the newest work by this iconic American graphic designer. Milton Glaser for Lapchi revitalizes SMMoA’s relationship with Glaser and features a unique selection of original, hand-made Lapchi carpets, designed and conceptualized by the artist.What: Milton Glaser, Opening
Where: SMMoA (B-4) Bergamot Station 2525 Michigan Ave. Santa Monica, 90404
When: 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
NoirFest Santa Monica is coming to a close, as of today, there’s seven more days. Enjoy a free screening of Lady in the Lake. Actor Robert Montgomery made his directorial debut with this controversial film adaptation of Raymond Chandler’s novel in which the camera/audience sees the action from private detective Philip Marlowe’s perspective.
This screening is part of Santa Monica Citywide Reads, the Library’s annual community reading program, which encourages everyone in and around Santa Monica to read and discuss the same novel in book discussions and special events held throughout the city. The featured novel for Citywide Reads 2012 is The Lady in the Lake by Raymond Chandler.
What: Film Screenings: Lady in the Lake
Bunker Hill Magazine celebrates the release of its Musical Odyssey Issue, with a featured editorial on Lana Del Rey and a Fashion Showcase of the Autumn-Winter 2012 Collection by designer Adolfo Sanchez. Live music by DJ Virtigo and King Felix and complimentary drinks! You must RSVP, Click Here.
What: Musical Odyssey Release Party
Where: Ground Floor Gallery, 433 South Spring St., LA 90013
When: 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm