Category Archives: Art

Saturday, January 31, 2015: 10th Annual Museums Free Admission Program

This Saturday, January 31, 2015 there is free admission to many of the museums throughout the city as part of the 10th Annual Museums Free-for-all program. Right now LACMA is showing paintings from the Hudson Valley River School, Haunted Screens: … Continue reading

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From Pop to the Pit: The LAPL Photo Collection

The airwaves may have been dominated by new wave in the 80s, but there was an explosion of talent coming up from the underground. Venues like the Radio Club helped to establish rap music in LA, hardcore punk was blowing up in … Continue reading

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Hudson Marquez Features his ‘Rhythm and Shoes’ Paintings at Upcoming La Luz de Jesus Gallery Show

Hudson Marquez is excited about his upcoming show at the La Luz de Jesus Gallery in Hollywood, starting January 9, 2015 and running through February 1, 2015. Hudson said, “There are going to be 15 paintings in the show. Six … Continue reading

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Buy This: Litographs T-shirts

Now that your favorite bookworm has a Kindle, it’s not as easy to shop for them. Check out these fantastic T-shirts from Litograph. Each shirt sports entire passages of a classic book, covering every inch of fabric. There is a drawing relating to the book … Continue reading

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Phil Stern

On Saturday, I lost one of my best friends, my teacher, my mentor, my photoshop tutor, my jokester, my favorite noodle eating partner, author of terrible, nasty, foul-mouthed letters and diatribes … and my inspiration. We spent nearly a year … Continue reading

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Black Velvet Christmas

  Celebrate Christmas with a touch of kitsch culture at Velveteria’s A Very Tiki Christmas exhibition. Aficionados of velvet paintings will welcome the gallery’s presentation of previously unseen paintings, plus their new additions: two paintings by velvet painting pioneer Edgar … Continue reading

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20 Gifts for Under $20

There is no reason to break the bank during the holidays. It’s more important to choose something thoughtful and fun instead of something expensive and predictable. These gifts are perfect for that work friend or the new date you don’t … Continue reading

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The Krampus Ball is Tomorrow! Have You been Naughty?

Do you love being chased around by giant hairy monsters who whip and spank you? Wishing you had someplace to wear your Bavarian folk dress? Then you are in luck, my friend! The Los Angeles Krampus Ball will be returning to … Continue reading

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Tura! Tura! Tura! III at Lethal Amounts Saturday

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Buy Me This: Society6 Shirts

One of my favorite sites is Society6, where artists sell their work as prints or on tops, bags, phone cases and more. I like to type into the search bar my favorite bands, books and movies to see what comes … Continue reading

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