Category Archives: Art

Yoko One Celebrates her Golden Wedding Anniversary with a Reissue of “The Wedding Album.”

Yesterday, the 22nd of March, Yoko Ono released a special reissue of Wedding Album with Chimera Music and Secretly Canadian to mark the 50th anniversary of her wedding to John Lennon. On March 20, 1969, John and Yoko were married … Continue reading

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”Soul of a Nation’: a Major Exhibition of African American Art Opens at ‘The Broad’

Soul of a Nation: Art in the Age of Black Power 1963-1983 opens this Saturday, March 23, 2019, at The Broad. Presented in collaboration with the Tate Modern, Brooklyn Museum, and Crystal Bridges Museum of Art in Arkansas, the exhibition … Continue reading

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St. Patrick’s Day Without so Much Green Beer and Vomit

Written with Monique A. LeBleu. Would you like to enjoy St Patrick’s Day with a family-friendly event, or at least get through the holiday without anyone throwing up on your shoes? We have sought out events where the main event … Continue reading

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POP’s The Magic Flute Has Three Lives Left

Pacific Opera Project’s production of Mozart’s The Magic Flute received an enthusiastic reception on opening night, Saturday, March 2nd, at the El Portal Theatre in North Hollywood. The show’s Nintendo-inspired staging and English libretto was replete with  metacritical gags relating … Continue reading

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Pole Show LA presents ‘RISE’: What Did That Look Like! (Mezzo Tempo)

The evening only heated up further as every performance grew more lavish. Every vignette had skillfully and beautifully choreographed dance ensembles with as perfect tuned bodies swept across the stage floor, then flew with ease on the poles and spun … Continue reading

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Pole Show LA presents ‘RISE’: What Did That Look Like! (Arabesque)

February was much improved by a very special Valentine’s Day performance by Pole Show LA with a 2-day presentation of their newest effort called RISE. There were two evenings of entertainment celebrating love and the very best in Pole Dancing. When I … Continue reading

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Local Artist Alex “Ali” Gonzalez Creates a Tribute to Lost Icons at Hollywood and Highland

Alex “Ali” Gonzalez is a photographer, illustrator and muralist who hails from Granada Hills in the San Fernando Valley. His first mural, John F. Kennedy, was created as a gift to his alma mater, John F. Kennedy High School. Since … Continue reading

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Motion Plus Design’s Los Angeles Debut

After being held in Tokyo and Paris multiple times, Motion Plus Design finally made its Los Angeles debut last weekend. The highly anticipated event for designers and animators alike brought together 8 motion designers from varied backgrounds – including renowned designer Kyle … Continue reading

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Offbeat L.A.: Musicians – The Art of Ed Huerta & Joe Baiza

Music and art happily intertwine with the opening of a new Long Beach exhibit featuring about 30 paintings and drawings of two local players, drummer Ed Huerta (Rockford, Lazy Cowgirls, Jack Brewer Band, Lord Ransom’s Revenge) and guitarist Joe Baiza … Continue reading

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Mardi Gras 2019: Where to Laissez Lais Bon Temps Rouler

Mardi Gras is a Catholic tradition, a last chance to enjoy all of the foods that are forbidden during four-week ritual fasting of Lent. It is also your last chance to really kick up your heels before the somber Lenten … Continue reading

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