Pop Surreal Playhouse at Artshare LA

Pop Surreal Playhouse at Artshare LA By Betty Ann Brown Through October 22nd   The Los Angeles art world was stunned to learn of the death of Gregorio Escalante last month. The highly respected Escalante was one of the first and most influential champions of Lowbrow and Street Art, a founder of Juxtapoz Magazine, and…

BEAUTIFUL MONSTERS The Fantastic Art of Leonard Greco

BEAUTIFUL MONSTERS The Fantastic Art of Leonard Greco   Leonard Greco loves medieval manuscripts, Pre-Raphaelite poetry, and Aztec gods. He identifies with the 19th century Symbolists and with their predecessors like Hieronymus Bosch (Dutch, c. 1450-1615) and Francisco de Goya (Spanish, 1746-1828). And he paints with the intense passion and technical precision of Surrealists Frida…

The Hive Gallery and Studios: A Thriving Art Community

The Hive Gallery and Studios: A Thriving Art Community By Genie Davis   Founded in 2005, The Hive Gallery and Studios remains the perfect spot to showcase such a buzzy, witty, and out-there show. Pop surrealism is often the artistic focus here. The gallery packs its two-gallery space for solidly curated group shows, and encourages…

Walter Maciel Gallery Shines with Politics and Poetry

Walter Maciel Gallery Shines with Politics and Poetry By Genie Davis Through March 4th   I.D., Please! the insightful, beautiful, and poetic political group show now at Walter Maciel on La Cienega features work by Hung Liu, John Bankston, Lezley Saar, John Jurayj, Maria E. Pieres, Nike Schröder, Dana Weiser and Monica Lundy. On display…

ART CALENDAR | Art events you should check out

ART CALENDAR Presented by Shoebox PR UPCOMING OPENINGS November 16th Group show: ROLL CALL L.A. Louver 45 N Venice Blvd, Venice, California 90291 Opening November 16th 6-9pm For more information Carved Out- Nicholette Kominos Alhambra City Hall 111 South First Street, Alhambra, CA Opening November 19th 6-8pm For More Information Art in the Arthouse: Nancy…