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The Art of Scott Horton Featured at bG Gallery Feb 6th!

By Libby Lancaster, published on Feb 4, 2016

This Saturday, February 6th, artist Scott Horton will be featured in a group exhibition entitled “Grayscale Wonderland II,” at Bergamot Station.

Horton has been creating art most of his life, but it was his college professor who would make the biggest impression and alter the direction of his art. “In college I was studying psychology, but had always loved art, so I decided to take a watercolor class. Sam Hutto, the professor of the course, gave me the only "B" I would ever receive in art. I asked him if it was because I didn't have the talent, and he said, "No, you do good work. You... (more)

Tags: bg gallery, bergamot station, scott horton, dreamcatchers, grayscale wonderland ii

bG Gallery Back at the LA Art Show Jan 27th thru Jan 31st!

By Libby Lancaster, published on Jan 26, 2016

The LA Art Show takes place January 27th – January 31st bG Gallery will be back for its fifth year.

Artist Stephanie Visser said she was excited to show for the first time at the LA Art Show. She recently returned from Lake Michigan, where she created several new paintings. She will be showing two of her latest works. Visser said she was inspired to create the works by “observing the weather, the amazing verdant green surroundings, the crystal clear northern blue waters…storms, sunsets, cloud formations, local flowers and the peacefulness of small town living.”

Visser has had... (more)

Tags: bg gallery, om bleicher, stephanie visser, querencia series, stephen anderson, linda vallejo, michelle kingdom, dan busta, ellen schinderman

Dec 12th, BUILDING BRIDGES ART EXCHANGE Features New Shows!

By Libby Lancaster, published on Dec 1, 2015

Two Exhibitions open on Saturday, December 12 at BUILDING BRIDGES ART EXCHANGE at Bergamot Station Arts Complex in Santa Monica.

Enjoy a solo exhibition entitled “Franco Marrocco-The Red Studio & Other Works,” curated by Marisa Caichiolo and Giovanni Iovane in the main gallery. “J.J. L’Heureux: Etichette” is set to be featured in the project room curated by Marisa Caichiolo.

BUILDING BRIDGES ART EXCHANGE (501 (c) 3, nonprofit) is known for showing both International artists as well as U.S. artists. The organization has developed a more focused tactic for cultural exchanges... (more)

Tags: santa monica art events, j.j. l'heureux, building bridges art exchange, new exhibitions, franco marrocco, bergamot station arts complex

Art LIves Within Everyone through the Power of Healing!

By Libby Lancaster, published on Nov 17, 2015

Art lives within everyone. “Mirrors of the Mind 4: The Psychotherapist as an Artist” is a very different type of art show. This group exhibition features artists who are also psychotherapists, and is presented by the Community Outreach Committee of the Los Angeles County Psychological Association.

Artists Stuart Perlman, Karissa Burnett, Alisa Dennis, David Feingold, Gary Felton, Christine Forest, Flora Golden, and others have been selected to be a part of the exhibition.

David Feingold’s work is solely digital. “I strive to give my digital images a painterly quality, despite... (more)

Tags: terry marks-tarlow, mirrors of the mind 4, pamela j. mccrory, robert bilder phd, james catterall phd, rebecca catterall, gus harper

Shane Griffin, Owner of Whole Life Balance Gives Back!

By Libby Lancaster, published on Oct 18, 2015

Whole Life Balance is making waves in Santa Monica, CA. The popular health center recently opened in June 2015. It has had an online presence for over two years and is now catering to an educated group of health conscious individuals. Whole Life Balance offers a wide range of services such as advanced nutritional consulting, acupuncture, massage therapy, personal training, pilates, along with aerial yoga. Another sought after service is the vitamin IV drip, which allows for 100% of vitamin absorption and the most effective way to receive you needed nutrients and minerals.

Owner of WLB,... (more)

Tags: holistic health, whole life balance with drip iv therapy, shane griffin, santa monica events, toronto events

Upper West hosts the Summer of Soul Art Exhibit Sun Aug 30th

By Libby Lancaster, published on Aug 25, 2015

On Sunday, August 30th, the Upper West Restaurant hosts the Summer of Soul Art Exhibition, which will benefit Resonate LA Art Outreach and Compassion International. It’s a great way to give back while indulging in the fantastic cuisine of this popular restaurant. Upper West is known for giving back and has held numerous benefit events for important causes.

The three-month event entitled “Summer of Soul” included Soul Music, Soul Food, Soul Mates and Soul Revolution. Neon green sunglasses have become the icon of this summer in Santa Monica. They are not only Resonate LA’s logo... (more)

Tags: bobbie rich, hailee powell, andrea raft, the upper west, the summer of soul art exhibition, resonate la art outreach, resonate church

Upper West Welcomes Artist Gregg Chadwick, Sunday, July 12th

By Libby Lancaster, published on Jul 25, 2015

"Cinema of Time" opens at Upper West on Sunday, July 12th from 4-7pm. The trendy Santa Monica restaurant will feature the art of Gregg Chadwick. Known for its incredible cuisine, Upper West takes great pride in displaying the works of talented artists.

For this exhibition, Upper West will feature fourteen of Chadwick's paintings ranging from almost seven feet by seven feet to works on a small scale at about eighteen by fourteen inches. Chadwick is committed to his craft, "I generally paint daily in my studio when I am home and when traveling I seem to create constantly through sketching,... (more)

Tags: santa monica art events, upper west, santa monica restaurants, gregg chadwick, art parties, los angeles art openings

Montana Ave Hosts Annual Art Walk & Music Festival July 16th

By Libby Lancaster, published on Jul 16, 2015

The Montana Avenue Art Walk and Music Festival will take place Thursday, July 16th from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm with many of the businesses participating as well as bands and local singers/guitarists performing throughout the night. Montana Avenue businesses such as Partner’s Trust, Texture: A Sweater Store and More and Sweet Lady Jean will all feature acts such as Kat and the Jazz Birds, classical guitarist Peter Skrabak, and Milo Gonzalez another talented guitarist.

Start off at TEXTURE: the Sweater Store and More is located at 716 Montana Ave. This lovely shop offers the most beautiful... (more)

Tags: montana avenue art walk and music festival, texture the sweater store and more, kat and the jazz birds, partners trust, peter skrabak, milo gonzalez, sweet lady jane

“A Parade of Ladies” Opens at Upper West, February 8th!

By Libby Lancaster, published on Feb 3, 2015

Upper West Restaurant is known for its cuisine. It offers an incredible happy hour, as well as special events benefitting many local charities. The restaurant has attracted a loyal following who consistently attend the liquor/food pairing events. It also celebrates local artists with art receptions taking place about four times a year.

Artist Bobbie Rich will show her art at Upper West in a solo exhibit entitled “A Parade of Ladies.” Rich said she was looking forward to showing her work at the restaurant. “I'm thrilled to be showing at Upper West. The high ceilings and big walls are... (more)

Tags: santa monica art events, upper west, bobbie rich

Rebecca Molayem Gallery Features the Art of Sona Mirzaei!

By Libby Lancaster, published on Jan 20, 2015

Rebecca Molayem Gallery presents a solo exhibition titled “Abstract Expressions P.II” featuring contemporary artist Sona Mirzaei.

"The gallery will be featuring works from my ongoing series In Search of Splendor, explained Mirzaei. "In total of 12-15 pieces of abstract paintings that reflect my passion of this genre of art and working in mixed media."

This past year, Mirzaei set a goal to focus on abstraction and her upcoming solo show. “I want to keep putting out new works that continue to exude my passion of being an artist, my love of color, texture, details, design, overall... (more)

Tags: contemporary art, sona mirzaei, los angeles art events, rebecca molayem gallery, abstract expressions p.ii

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