All posts tagged: Los Angeles

No Art or Lit Scene…Art Fairs, The Broad opening & Crimson Peak

September 19, 2015 Hey there! Had a very busy few days. Trying to keep up with upcoming art fairs, festivals, getting my art and writing work done….let’s just say it’s catching up with me. Don’t fret though, if you’ve looked on the right side of the blog, you see some interesting things going on. Governor’s Island Art Fair is going on its third weekend this month. For more information about this fair, go to http://www.4heads.org. The fair is held every weekend of September. If you live in the area, you still have a chance to check it out! The Broad Grand Opening will be held tomorrow in Los Angeles. According to the Los Angeles Times, there was a gala opening on Thursday, and another yesterday. To get more information about the brand new museum, please go to http://www.thebroad.org. To read about the gala openings, go here Crimson Peak Fan Contest & Trivia is going, you still have a chance to either come up with a great story or artwork. The trivia answers for Mia Wasikowska …

Artscene Newsletter Wednesday: Events on the Shadowbox Calendar & Published Literature

April 15, 2015 Good Afternoon art peeps! If you look to your right on the blog site, you’ll see Events Calendar. This is where future events are posted. There is one I can share with you about…. PARIS PHOTO  THE INTERNATIONAL ART FAIR FOR PHOTOGRAPHY AND MOVING IMAGE PARAMOUNT PICTURES STUDIOS MAY 1 – 3,  2015 from their website: Paris Photo Los Angeles, the third US edition of the world’s most celebrated art fair for works created in the photographic medium, will take place at Paramount Pictures Studios offering the ideal setting to explore how artists have been and are using photography and moving images in their work in the 20th and 21st centuries. A majority of gallery exhibitors will utilize Paramount Pictures’ legendary soundstages to present historical and contemporary bodies of works by exceptional artists. The New York Street Backlot section is dedicated to the presentation of cutting-edge solo shows, Young Gallery exhibitions, and bookseller stands. The one-of-a-kind setting on Paramount’s backlot is a replica of New York City’s streets. The public program is an …

ART SCENE NEWSLETTER: SOTHEBY’S INSTITUTE OF ART SUMMER ONLINE COURSES

June 18, 2014 Hello again…..back with a very brief piece of Art Scene stuff. I’ve just recently found Sotheby’s Institute of Art. As the website states: Taught by leading scholars and professionals in the field, all of our online courses focus on important art world topics, including art history, art business, contemporary art, and more. They have a 6 week Summer Online Course starting June 23. Yes, that a few days away, but like I said I just recently found out about it. Here are the courses: Art History : Introduction to Art History: Movements that Mattered Giotto to Warhol: Understanding Painting’s Enduring Appeal Contemporary Art: Introduction to Contemporary Art Contemporary Chinese Art and Its Markets Art Business: Art as a Global Business Understanding Legal Concepts in the Art World Art Writing: Writing for the Art World Artist’s Writings: Developing a Writer’s Voice If anyone is interested and would like to get more information go to sothebyinstitute.com. Sotheby’s Institute of Art will be added to the Education Corner page in the next few days. Come …

AT THE MUSEUM: MOCA – MUSEUM OF CONTEMPORARY ART LOS ANGELES

April 4, 2013 HAPPY HAPPY FRIDAY! Let’s head to LA so we can see what’s going on at the MOCA – Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles. The museum was established in 1979. I’m guessing Founder Douglas S. Cramer envisioned a place that would be totally devoted exclusively for contemporary art and he has achieved that goal. There are many activities and exhibitions featured at MOCA and here’s what they have going on….. JACOB HASIMOTO’S GAS GIANT / March 1, 2014 – June 8, 2014 SELECTIONS FROM THE PERMANENT COLLECTION / February 2, 2014 – ongoing And then you have this current exhibition:   Future Exhibitions coming to MOCA: CINEMA VEZZOLI / April 27, 2014 – August 11, 2014 MAGDALENA FERNANDEZ / September 21, 2014 – February 2, 2015  (information may be subject to change) MOCA has many other activities such as Art Talks & Lectures, Tours, Sunday Studio, Teen Programs, etc, etc. They also have a permanent collection as well. Some videos from MOCAtv! For more information about museum hours, exhibitions, and other activities …

ART SCENE NEWSLETTER: REACHING ART FAIR LOVERS, GALLERY PRESENTATION

March 19, 2014 Good Morning! Looks like March is almost over. Got a lot of things that need to be covered on today’s art scene. So many things happening in the art world. Let’s not waste anytime!   THE ST. JOHNS RIVER FESTIVAL OF THE ARTS Sanford, FL / Historic Downtown May 3 & 4, 2014 / Sat. 10am – 6pm; Sun. 10am – 5pm 125 Artists Deadline: March 21, 2014 $14,000 in Awards, $3,000 Best of Show Jury Fee: $35 – Booth Fee:$225 For more information: st.johnsriverfestival.com Contact: riverartfest@gmail.com / Phone:l Director/Artist Support Rae Marie: 407.324.1577 Alternate Phone Director Demonstrating Artist Support Kim House: 407.323.9272 GLYNN ART IN THE PARK EXTRAVARTGANZA Glynn Art Association/Postell Park in the St. Simon Island Pier Village April 12 & 13, 2014 / 10am – 5pm 70 Artists Booths Deadline: March 28, 2014 For more information go to glynnartinthepark.org DO YOU WANT TO ADVERTISE OR WANT TO LIST YOUR OWN ART FAIR? Well here’s you chance to reach art fair or craft show customers and so on.  Art Fair …