Plein Air Painting Session: LA Central Library on World Book Day, April 23rd with Roofless Painters

Attention oil painters! Join Roofless Painters for a very special plein air painting workshop to celebrate World Book Day (Tuesday, April 23). They’re painting the Los Angeles Central Library from The Bonaventure Hotel. The workshop is $75, and all painting materials are supplied (medium-OIL). Setup and clean-up is on them, too – just show up […]

Our L.A. Voices: A Pop-Up Arts & Culture Fest

Saturday, April 27 and Sunday, April 28, 2019; 11 am – 5 pm  Grand Park’s week-long spring arts experience, Grand Park’s Our L.A. Voices – a Pop-up Arts+Culture Fest is a regional arts gathering that focuses exclusively on the diverse and powerful artistic talent in Los Angeles County. This FREE arts fest will feature short film, […]

Gamblin’s Alternatives to Titanium White

Gamblin Artist’s Oil Colors makes more of their artist’s grade Titanium White than any other color… by far. For most painters, it’s the first white we use. And for some, the only white ever used. There are some good reasons for this. Gamblin Titanium White has a strong tinting strength and an unparalleled, beautiful texture. It’s terrific […]

Happy National Poetry Month!

Poetry has long been a source of inspiration for our art-making. To celebrate National Poetry Month, we’d like to share this lovely poem. To all the artists and muses out there, we salute you and we thank you. YOUR MISSION by Ellen M.H. Gates If you cannot, on the ocean,Sail among the swiftest fleet,Rocking on […]

Printed Matter’s LA Art Book Fair 2019

Art books. Yet another expensive habit I can’t shake, like I don’t know, living in Los Angeles. But omg, don’t you just love art books? Printed Matter’s LA Art Book Fair in Little Tokyo will host 100+ FREE conversations, workshops, performances, and other artist-led programs. And art books. The event draws more than 35,000 individuals […]

Americans Speak Out About the Arts

Americans for the Arts released Americans Speak Out About the Arts, one of the largest national public opinion surveys of American perceptions and attitudes towards the arts and arts funding. The new research demonstrates that Americans continue to be highly engaged in the arts and believe more strongly than ever that the arts promote personal well-being, […]

The Other Art Fair DTLA, March 28-31 at The Reef

The Other Art Fair is back in DTLA this March 28-31 for an third edition at Magic Box at The Reef. While it may seem like there’s yet another art fair every month, tamp down your cynicism, we’re only three months into 2019 (hello, it’s only March), this is a good thing. With pieces starting […]

Her Art Here Contest

Enter for the chance to design and paint a United plane! United Airlines wants to put women’s art in the sky, for the whole country to look up to. While 51 percent of today’s artists are women, less than 13 percent of art on display in museums is by female artists. This huge disparity in […]

Women Paint L.A. – A Discussion Among Women Muralists

Check out the latest NHMLA Talks, Women Paint L.A., on Friday, March 22 from 6-9 p.m. This FREE discussion explores how women muralists shape the cultural production of the city while paving the way for more unique stories, perspectives, and discussions. Join muralists Barbara Carrasco, Noni Olabisi, and Kristy Sandoval for a conversation with historian […]