It’s the fourth day of our Pick of the Week, the LA Decom week long event. “Seraphim: The Spirit of Unification,” the large wooden sculpture is up so come on down to leave your mark on it.

As pTHurs10 11 Decom LetGoofFearart of the event, from 9:00 am to sunset, the public is invited to participate in the ritual of writing their hopes, dreams, and remembrances on it.

Today is Drum Day, so any and all hand drums and drummers are especially invited this day. Drumming and music is a language we all speak. (rain or shine. Bring pop ups or tents if its raining) 3 leaders from LA CAN (Skid Row NPO focusing on homeless) will be featured plus their recruits, including members of a hand percussion group.

What: LA Burning Man Decompression’s Interactive Seraphim
Where: State Historical Park, 1245 N. Spring St., DTLA, 90012
When: 3:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Phone: 310-245-4147

DAWlogoWhile you’re down there be sure to stay for the Downtown Art Walk, which takes place every 2nd Thursday of the month. Be sure to check their website….

L.A. Louver presents a solo exhibition of new sculptures by Deborah Butterfield. The exhibition demonstrates the artist’s increasingly complex use of bronze to make sculptures in the figure of a horse, the form for which she is renowned.

The show includesThurs 10.11 Butterfield-2012-V8 eblast -1 02 both larger-than-life-size and smaller-scale horse sculptures, as well as a single work made in found steel. The sculptures are presented throughout all first and second floor galleries.

On View: October 11th-November 10th

What: Opening Reception for the artist.
Where: L.A. Louver, 45 North Venice Blvd. Venice 90291
When: October 11th 6-8pm
Phone: 310 822- 4955

Ilan Dei Venice To Host Pop-Up Exhibit, Moving LA: People-Powered Design, Featuring Products by Local Designers, Curated by Stuart Karten. Products that empower Angelenos to celebrate the indoor-outdoor lifestyle of Southern California.

PrThurs 10.11 IlanDeioceeds from month-long exhibit at Abbot Kinney storefront to benefit Venice Family Clinic

What: Opening night party, Moving LA: People-Powered Design,
Where: Ilan Dei Venice – A Store & Project Lab 1650 Abbott Kinney Boulevard Venice, CA 90291
When: 6:30-9:30
Phone: 310-302-9222