The Downtown Los Angeles Art Walk and members of the World Art Day Steering Committee will welcome VIP guests and noteworthy figures from the local arts, business, and public sector communities to an intimate evening filled with art, music, and performances, with sips and bites by local establishments. Our Guest of Honor, renowned artist and World President of IAA-UNESCO Bedri Baykam, will be recognized as part of the evening’s festivities. Tickets for the VIP event go on sale Friday, March 11th, benefiting the Downtown Los Angeles Art Walk.
Downtown Los Angeles Art Walk, World Art Day Writing Contest, 2016 Open to professional and amateur writers residing in the greater Los Angeles area. #worldartday #downtownartwalk In collaboration with IAA-UNESCO and in celebration of World Art Day (WAD) on April 15th, the Downtown Los Angeles Art Walk is requesting entries by local writers as a […]
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE THE APRIL 14th DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES ART WALK LOS ANGELES March 25th, 2016 — For the second consecutive year, the Downtown Los Angeles Art Walk will reprise its leadership role in World Art Day festivities, which were held for the first time ever in the United States in the city of Los […]
FATHOM presents Robert Landau’s 40 year photographic survey, Los Angeles, Art and Artifice. This master of urban landscapes trains his camera on the city he loves. Robert’s unique style and sense of humor capture scenes of daily life that could only play out here in the City of Angels. If you Love LA, mark your calendars. Fathom goes deeper still…
This March, the Downtown Art Walk is proud to present MODULE: Color, a special exhibit based upon the philosophy that "the whole is greater than the sum of its parts". This show encourages viewers to deconstruct the work being presented to them and to carefully analyze details such as the brushstrokes that make up a portrait or the layers of paper cut-outs used to create examples of sacred geometry's presence in nature. This event, taking place from 6pm - 10pm on March 10th, 2016, will be curated by the innovative, Los Angeles based art collective, Kaleidokrew and will feature music by DJs nova bryant, and Deejay Zippa. Our monthly Art Walk Map, provided by the Los Angeles Times, will be available at the Art Walk Lounge and all participating galleries. Complimentary refreshments, courtesy of Perrier, will be made available to Art Walk patrons. A special booth by Verizon will also be present within the Lounge and will be offering exclusive, exciting prizes to event attendees.
While artists have long taken to the outdoors for creative inspiration, the popularity of “plein air” painting did not take off until the mid 19th century when items like the box easel and painter’s tubes were first made available. Supplies such as these, which many now take for granted, allowed artists to move outside of […]
This past weekend, New York street artist Hanksy, teamed up with over 50 of the country’s best street artists for Surplus Candy LA, the one night only event happened October 10th. The show, a follow up to his 2014 “Surplus Candy” show held in New York’s East Village, took place in an old mansion in the West […]
FEATURED ARTWORK Marie-Pierre Extract. Sorg. VIII 2009 DSCF8382 Cavaillon, France (2009) Digital Photography, Limited Edition (# 1/3) Downtown Art Walk: Art & Literature Month WE ARE PLEASED TO ANNOUNCE THE NAMES OF OUR WORLD ART DAY WRITING CONTEST WINNERS! To quickly recap, writers were asked to submit their responses to a work of abstract art […]
With the Global Angel Wings Project quickly gaining momentum throughout the world, we at Downtown Art Walk would like to take a moment to recognize the work of artist, musician, and filmmaker,Colette Miller, who was one of several women featured in March’s Art Walk Lounge exhibition,”Venus Triumphant.”
In celebration of the IAA-UNESCO World Art Day, April 15th, we wanted to revisit this interview and shine light on a project has reached a global audience and brought messages of hope and healing to the communities when wings have a home.