Grand View Fine Art Studios in Mar Vista will host its Fall 2011 Open Studios event, featuring works by local artists, from 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 22.

The 8,000-square foot complex of 27 artist studios, located at 3871 Grand View Blvd. in Mar Vista, houses private and shared work space for visual artists.

Artists at the studio complex work in a variety of media and styles.

Open studios events are held twice a year in the fall and spring, allowing the public to meet the artists in their studios and view their works of many media, styles and influences. Visits to the complex can also be arranged for groups by appointment.

Participating artists in the Fall Open Studios event include Lee Hardman, Mary Pillot, Obi Okafor, Denise Otterson, Jean Montanti, Trudy Montgomery, Terry Rosenberg, Susan Amorde, Ken Marsh, Gail Randall, Marta Ruffa, Ashley Wilson, and Al Walton.

Admission is free and parking is available in the front and rear of building.

For more information about studio visits and/or rentals, Marsh, studio manager, at (310) 903-2173.

Images of the featured artworks can be viewed at