On Saturday, January 13th, Art Share LA hosted the ‘Untitled’ gallery opening. With over 200 people popping in and out throughout the night made for a sociable evening. The pieces in this show added quite an edgy but spunky vibe to the collection. The film chandelier created by Tracey Weiss made for quite the selfie spot.
“Artists’ portfolios were captured in slides well into the late 1990’s and even into the early 21st century for some. Since the digital film has taken over, slide portfolios and slide libraries have been collecting dust in artist studios and educational institutions everywhere. In this work viewers are invited to view these miniature, framed images as objects unto themselves, evolving from an outdated photography medium to a new sculpture medium.” -Tracey Weiss, Artist
Many have called him Jason or J.J., but around here we called him The Maverick! John joined Art Share L.A. in March 2013 and quickly assumed the role as Art Share L.A.'s ever-reliable DzGo To, Mandz.
Art Share L.A.’s downtown LA space at 4th & Hewitt has one of the most recognizable exteriors in the city since international artist INSA adorned its walls with his signature aesthetic in 2012. Now, they’ve chosen Mikael B to create the next mural for Art Share’s high-profile, 9,300 square foot facade. This will be one of the largest murals in Los Angeles.