Jeanine Oleson at Commonwealth and Council

Jeanine Oleson: Can you feel it? Commonwealth and Council, Los Angeles By Amy Kaeser Through August 19th   Commonwealth and Council’s location is off the beaten path. A simple piece of paper taped to a glass front door, in an industrial neighborhood, somewhere off Wilshire Boulevard, is the only indication of the gallery’s presence. Up…

Claremont Graduate University MFA Open Studios

Claremont Graduate University MFA Open Studios,  April 30 2017   By Jacqueline Bell Johnson   Open studios are always a lot of fun.  They are the precursor to the much more lucrative and serious art fair… and honestly, they tell a bigger story.  One of process, one of thinking, one of making.  A studio is…

GLAMFA and CSULB Open Studios 2017 – Photo Essay

GLAMFA and CSULB Open Studios 2017 – Photo Essay By Kristine Schomaker   GLAMFA 2017 participating schools: CSUN, UCLA, UC Santa Barbara, UC San Diego, Claremont, Cal Arts, Cal State Fullerton, Art Center, Azusa Pacific, Laguna College of Art & Design and UC Irvine On view through February 1, 2017 Gallery Hours: Mon-Fri 12p-5p Wednesday…

Art is a ‘Human Condition’

Art is a Human Condition By Genie Davis Through November 30th    Over 200 works of art stand in as patient, physician, and hospital staff surrogates at what once was the Los Angeles Metropolitan Medical Center in West Adams. Encompassing an enormous 40,000 square foot exhibition area taking up three floors of the former hospital,…

Facebook Events That Get You Noticed

Facebook Events That Get You Noticed By Kristine Schomaker   When I create the Art and Cake Art Calendar each week, I look at hundreds of Facebook event pages. It makes me cringe when I see an event where the only text in the description is “You are invited to my art opening” or no…