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Visual Arts

Artists Corner
1546 N. Highland Ave. (323) 464-3900. Endless Summer exhibit July 1-8. Abstract Visions group exhibit July 14-29.

Artspace Warehouse
7358 Beverly Blvd. (323) 936-7020. Affordable urban, pop, abstract and sculptural art by emerging European and U.S. artists. Body Language thru Aug 18. Open daily.

Image Right
: Gone with the Wind by Matt Bilifield  

Autry Museum of the American West

4700 Western Heritage Way at Griffith Park. (323) 667-2000. California Continued thru June 25. Play! opens Jun 18 and runs all through the year. Closed Mon. (See PLACES, MUSIC and FAMILY)

Barnsdall Art Center (See FAMILY) Barnsdall Art Park

4800 Hollywood Blvd. Hollyhock House and eleven surrounding acres were given to Los Angeles by oil heiress Aline Barnsdall in 1927. Includes L. A. Municipal Art Gallery, Frank Lloyd Wright's Hollyhock House, Gallery Theatre, Junior Arts Center and Barnsdall Art Center. Park open daily 6am-10pm. (See FAMILY)                                                                

Michael Benevento
3712 Beverly Blvd. (323) 874-6400. Contemporary art gallery representing cutting-edge, conceptual artists in Los Angeles. Joel Holmberg/Tory J. Lowitz sculptor and painting exhibit thru July 8.

Bonhams & Butterfields
7601 Sunset Blvd. (323) 850-7500. Fine art auctioneers and appraisers since 1865. California and Western Paintings and Sculpture starting Aug 1. Mon-Fri 9am-5pm.

Corita Art Center
5515 Franklin Ave. (323) 450-4650. The Joyous Revolutionary, a chronological overview of the art of activist, artist, teacher and former nun Corita Kent. Mon-Fri 10am-4pm. Reservations recommended.

Couturier Gallery
166 N. La Brea Ave. (323) 933-5557. Blurred Boundaries ceramics exhibit thru July 29. Tue Sat 11am-5pm.

Dunkees Art Gallery

7325 Melrose Ave. (323) 879-9800. Dunkeelundia - a "cannabis-infused" art show on the 20th of every month.

Fahey/Klein Gallery
148 N. La Brea Ave. (323) 934-2250. Exhibits rare, vintage and contemporary photography. Steve Schapiro's The Fire Next Time showing thru July 29.

Gallery 1988: East and West
7308 Melrose Ave. (323) 937-7088. Wed - Sun 11am-6pm. Pop-culture themed artwork. Group show Mattel Jun 23-Jul 15. Group show 30 Years Later about media from 1987. Dual show: Tom Whalen and Dave Perillo Aug 18-Sept 9. Scott Listfield post-apocalyptic exhibit Jun 16-Jul 8. Bruce White exhibit Jul 14-Aug 5.

Gallery 825 (LA Art Association)

825 N. La Cienega Blvd. (310) 652-8272. Gallery group show VS. runs thru July 21.

Gavlak Gallery

1034 N. Highland Ave. (323) 651-0513. Flaming Creates exhibit thru mid-Aug.

Gemini G.E.L.

8365 Melrose Ave. (323) 651-0513. Fine art publishers of limited prints and sculpture. Frank Gehry's New Etchings and Frank Stella's Selected Early Works open now. Mon-Fri 9am-5:30pm

Hannah Hoffman Gallery
1010 N. Highland Ave. (323) 450-9106. Rey Akdogan exhibit July 8-Aug 26. Tue-Sat 10am-6pm.

Trigg Ison Fine Art

9009 Beverly Blvd. (310) 274-8047. Fine European and American modern paintings and sculpture. Recent acquisitions include works by Marcello Cosi and Georgette London Owens. Mon-Sat.

KM Fine Arts
814 N. La Cienega Blvd. (310) 854-0540. American and European artists of early modernisms, postwar and contemporary art. Carinthia West exhibit thru July.

Kohn Gallery
1227 N. Highland Ave. (323) 461-3311. Dennis Hopper photo exhibit July 9-Sept 3. Tue-Sat 10am-6pm.

KP Projects Gallery
170 S. La Brea Ave. (323) 933-4408. Exhibits American emerging and mid-career contemporary artists. Vivian Maier exhibit June 24-Aug 26.

7000 Santa Monica Blvd. (323) 871-4140. Experimental exhibitions animating dynamic relationships between art, artists and audiences while reflecting the diversity of the city. Raphael Montanez Ortiz exhibit thru July 15. Tue-Sat 11am-6pm.

Leica Gallery Los Angeles
8783 Beverly Blvd. (424) 777-0341. Established and up-and-coming photographers. Jim Marshall's Jazz Festival thru July 31. Mon-Sat 10am-6pm, Sun 12pm-5pm.

Launch Gallery
170 S. La Brea Ave., upstairs. (323) 899-1363. Presents topical and unique artistic creations. Group show The Reality of Nature Sept 9-30. Wed-Sat 12-6pm.

La Luz de Jesus Gallery
4633 Hollywood Blvd. (323) 666-7667. Located inside the Soap Plant/Wacko complex. Features outsider to religious to sexually deviant art. Group show with Gea*, Nathan Anderson, Christopher Bales and Howard Hallis thru July 2. Group show with Vakseen, Annie Terrazzo, Dos Diablos, Tracy Lewis, Matt Adrian and Sean Stepanoff July 7-29. Group show with Annie Owens, Daria Theodora, Cristina Paulos, Edith Waddell and Karen Hydendahl Aug 4-26. Mon-Wed 11am-7pm, Thu-Sat 11am-9pm, Sun 12-6pm.

Image Right: Seeking the Future by Harold Fox 

Los Angeles Center of Photography
1515 Wilcox Ave. (323) 464-0909. Hosts classes, workshops, and shows. Street Shooting Around the World exhibit Jul 30-Aug 4. Back-to-School exhibit Aug 12-Sept 8. Mon-Thu 10am-6pm, Fri 10am-5pm.

Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions (LACE)

6522 Hollywood Blvd. (323) 957-1777. Cutting-edge arts center features multi-media exhibitions by emerging and renowned international artists. El Teatro Campesino and Summer Residency: Jimmy Sarno exhibits thru Aug 13. Wed-Sun 12-6pm.

Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery (LAMAG)
4800 Hollywood Blvd. (323) 644-6269. A facility of L.A. Dept. of Cultural Affairs in Barnsdall Park. COLA 20 thru July 2. Closed thru Sept 20 reopening with Pacific Standard Time exhibit. Free. Thu-Sun 12-5pm.

612 N. Almont Dr. (310) 550-0050. Contemporary art with photography emphasis. Phil Chang: Matte Black Marks, Matte Black Pictures and Ryosuke Yazaki exhibits Jun 29-Aug 31. Tue-Sat 10am-6pm.

Mak Center at the Schindler House
835 N. Kings Rd. (323) 651-1510. Preserves the vitality of the Rudolf M. Schindler House and Studio exploring the disciplines of art and architecture. Sabine Bitter & Helen Weber/Edgar Arceneaux exhibit thru July 30. Wed-Sun 11am- 6pm.

Matthew Marks Gallery
1062 N. Orange Grove. (323) 654-1830. Modern and contemporary art in a variety of media. Peter Cain exhibit Jun 24-Sept 9. Tue-Sat 10am-6pm.

Meliksetian | Briggs
313 N. Fairfax. (310) 625-7049. Contemporary art gallery. Meg Cranston's exhibit July thru August. Tue-Sat 12-5pm.

MTA Metro Art Tour
(213) 922-2738. Metro offers regularly scheduled and special request group tours of the artwork in the Metro Rail system. (See TOURS)

Morrison Hotel Gallery
1200 Alta Loma Rd. (310) 881-6025. Features inspiring and iconic images of famous musicians over the years. Open daily.

Moskowitz Bayse
743 N. La Brea Ave. (323) 790-4882. Alexa Guariglia exhibit Jun 24-Aug 19. Tue-Sat 11am-6pm.

Tobey C. Moss Gallery

7321 Beverly Blvd. (323) 933-5523. 20th Century American prints, drawings, paintings and sculpture. Diversity group show thru July 4. Tue-Sat 11am-4pm and by appointment.

Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA)
Pacific Design Center, 8687 Melrose Ave. (310) 289-5223. Peter Shire: Naked Is the Best Disguise exhibit thru Jul 2. Free. Tue-Sun.

Mr Musichead Gallery

7420 W. Sunset Blvd. (323) 876-0042. Where music and art meet. Weekly artist receptions. Mon-Sat 11am-6pm.

New Image Art
7920 Santa Monica Blvd. (323) 654-2192. Established and emerging artists from the street, skate, fine art and surf scenes. Daniel Gibson's Trying to Stay on the Bull exhibit Jun 17-Jul 15. Tue-Sat 1-6pm.

Pacific Design Center
8687 Melrose Ave. (310) 657-0800. West Hollywood's famous "Blue Whale" is center for design arts. Deep Dive by Driessens & Verstappen and Verso by Gisela Motta and Leandro Lima at Young Projects Jun 23-Sep 18. Tue-Fri.

Redling Fine Art
6757 Santa Monica Blvd. (323) 460-2046. Contemporary art gallery founded by Erica Redling. Tues-Sat 10am-6pm.

Regen Projects
6750 Santa Monica Blvd. (310) 276-5424. Andrea Zittel exhibit thru Aug 12. Tue-Sat 10am-6pm.

Diane Rosenstein Gallery

831 N. Highland Ave. (323) 462-2790. Joe Ray: Complexion Constellation exhibit thru Aug 5. Tues-Sat 10am-6pm.

Jack Rutberg Fine Arts

357 N. La Brea Ave. (323) 938-5222. Modern and contemporary paintings, drawings, prints and sculpture. Artists of Mexico exhibit thru Aug 31.

Hamilton Selway Fine Art
8678 Melrose Ave. (310) 657-1711. One of the largest purveyors of pop and contemporary art on the West Coast. Recent acquisitions include work by Andy Warhol and Sam Francis.

Tif Sigfrids
1507 Wilcox Ave. (323) 907-9200. Contemporary art. Tue-Sat 11am-5pm.

George Stern Fine Arts
8920 Melrose Ave. (310) 276-2600. Small Gems exhibit Jun 20-Aug 19. Tue - Sat 10am-6pm. Louis Stern Fine Arts 9002 Melrose Ave. (310) 276-0147. Karl Benjamin exhibit thru July 8. American Women Rebuilding France exhibit Jul 15-Aug 5. Selections Aug 10-Sept 9. Tue-Sat 10am-6pm.

Richard Telles Fine Arts

7380 Beverly Blvd. (323) 965-5578. Group Show opens Jul 1. Tue-Sat 11am-5pm.

Steve Turner Contemporary

6830 Santa Monica Blvd. (323) 460-6830. Emerging and international artists. Yung Jake, Deliverance and Voice of God exhibits thru Jul 22. Tue-Sat 11am-6pm.

VSF (Various Small Fires)

812 N. Highland Ave. (310) 426-8040. Dedicated to exhibitions that challenge conventional modes of art production and presentation. Hurts When I Laugh exhibit curated by Sarah Lehrer-Graiwer opens Jul 8. Tue-Sat 10am-6pm.