Past Stories

Venice filmmaker’s Lisa Adams doc debuts at The Crest

Venice filmmaker Juri Koll has a knack for capturing the magic of L.A.’s art world. Through his independent film series, Koll has documented the likes of scavenger poet Maddy Lemel, assemblage artist Flewnt and Venice’s own...


Kamil Vojnar’s “Beautiful” and other works are on display at TAG Gallery

Living the dream-like state

Marina del Rey artist Kamil Vojnar merges paint and photos to create works that blend the real and surreal By Michael Aushenker Whether gothic and brooding or punched up by swathes of pastel, the art of Kamil Vojnar imports a&h...


THE SALE OF VENUS, oil on canvas, by Lili Bernard, one of the six pieces featured in the group exhibition Glued to the Seat: Revealing Hidden Realities at Otis College of Art and Design in Westchester.

Otis College gallery summer show seeks to confront societal standards

By Beatrice Rosen From photography and arts administration to social justice advocacy and nonprofit business, 35-year-old Jeseca Dawson fused her interests by attending the graduate Public Practice Program at Westchester’s Ot...



ARTIST FARIBA AMERI, a Pacific Palisades resident and native of Iran, will exhibit paintings in a solo show, The Beauty of Inner Truth, at the JNA Gallery in Santa Monica. (Right) IN CELEBRATION OF SELF, mixed media on canvas, is among the works by Fariba Ameri that will be on display in The Beauty of Inner Truth exhibit.

‘Beauty’ in the eye of the beholder

Thirty years after fleeing Iran, artist explores post-revolution repercussions on the female psyche in her first Westside solo show By Michael Aushenker Fariba Ameri is an artist who has wandered a long way from home, both phys...


Ongoing Exhibitions

18th Street Arts Center, 1639 18th St., Santa Monica. (310) 453-3711. www.18thstreet.org. Altered Space Gallery, 1221 Abbot Kinney Blvd., Venice. (310) 452-8121. Angles Gallery, 2230 Main Street, Santa Monica. (310) 396-5019. w...