Look for industry collectors from Leonardo DiCaprio to Cheech Marin to turn out at the city's largest annual fairs and Hollywood-centered gallery shows.
Crowds descended on Barker Hangar at the Santa Monica airport yesterday afternoon for the VIP preview of Art Los Angeles Contemporary, the fast-rising regional fair that reflects LA’s vibrant and expanding contemporary art scene
The eighth edition of Art Los Angeles Contemporary opens Thursday, January 26, and runs through Sunday, January 29. The fair, which returns to the Barker Hangar in Santa Monica, brings together 61 national and international exhibitors. Among the highlights are Tom of Finland drawings at David Kordansky Gallery, Liz Craft at Jenny’s, David Lynch at Kayne Griffin Corcoran, and an installation, presented by Club Pro Los Angeles, of work by Timo Fahler and Rafa Esparza (who will be in this year’s Whitney Biennial)!
Joel Lubin and his wife, Serbian actress Marija Karan (The Rite, Assassination Games), were set to host the Jan. 25 welcome party for Art Los Angeles Contemporary, welcoming the ascendant fair's dealers, collectors and gallerists — as well as founder Tim Fleming and such host committee members as art consultant Veronica Fernandez and MOCA board vice chair Eugenio Lopez — at their midcentury modern home in the Hollywood Hills
The eighth edition of Art Los Angeles Contemporary (ALAC) opens January 26 at Barker Hangar at the Santa Monica airport, with over 60 local and international exhibitors
Ahead of the Art Los Angeles Contemporary Art Fair, which is running Jan. 26 to Jan. 29, Bettina Korek, founder of independent arts organization ForYourArt and an all-around cool girl, who has been hailed by the Wall Street Journal as "L.A.'s art insider," is sharing her tips on making the most out of the four-day art event
On Thursday, when Art LA Contemporary launches its eighth edition—the VIP opening is January 26—there will be plenty of other things to do and see at art spaces and galleries around town to put on your calendar
The Art Los Angeles Contemporary fair, which runs January 29 through February 1, 2015, has announced the exhibitors for its sixth edition, and also which artists those galleries will be bringing.
Several major events will follow the LA Art Show later this month, like Art Los Angeles Contemporary, a smaller but prominent show of more than 60 galleries in a historic airplane hangar at the Santa Monica airport. That fair, entering its sixth year, has helped launch an art-focused weekend in Los Angeles at the end of January, along with the LA Art Book Fair and Paramount Ranch, a gathering of galleries and artist-run spaces started in 2014.
There’s a lot happening this weekend. One of the most important items is the fifth coming of the Art Los Angeles Contemporary, our city’s contemporary art fair and—really—the only art happening in that world worth your time in town.