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LA Art Show: Antuan Rodriguez​’ “Left or Right” Enables You to Release Anger, Hatred and Resentment on Various World Leaders and Tyrants

As LA rises as the world-class destination for art, the LA Art Show continues to lead the way with innovative programming and one-of-a-kind experiences for an expanding collecting audience. Building on last year’s excitement, DIVERSEartLA programming dedicates over 60,000 square feet in the LA Art Show to performance art, installations, exhibits and programs highlighting the vast diversity of the global contemporary art world. Cuban-American Artist Antuan Rodriguez’ “Left or Right”

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Refinery29’s 29Rooms LA: ‘Turn It Into Art’ Brings Innovative Commercial Partnerships through Powerful Storytelling and Artful Creative Work

Refinery29 kicked off its highly anticipated West Coast debut of 29Rooms with an opening night party celebrating the installation’s national expansion. 29Rooms LA collaborators including Demi Lovato, Janelle Monáe, Margot Robbie and Lilly Singh joined returning creators Jill Soloway, Emma Roberts, Sasheer Zamata, Cleo Wade, Benjamin Shine, Alexa Meade, Planned Parenthood, Women’s March, The Art of Elysium, Chloe x Halle, Lizzo and more. Alongside Refinery29 co-founders Piera Gelardi, Christene Barberich,

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OptiMystic : A Pop Up Gallery by Brandon Boyd on Display at 101/Exhibit Gallery through December 10

On Friday, December 1, hundreds of people attended the opening night of Incubus Frontman/Visual Artist Brandon’s Boyd OptiMystic Pop Up Gallery at 101 Exhibit Gallery in West Hollywood. Sponsored by Peroni and Viva XXXII Tequila, the evening was DJ’d by Brent Bolthouse with a performance by Dasha and are exhibited by Boyd and Los Angeles friends Tasya Van Ree, Natalie Bergman and Diana Garcia. Guests enjoyed pre-rolled joints courtesy of

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“Tradesy x Illma Gore” Opening with a Fully-Functioning $100,000 Golden Toilet Covered in Louis Vuitton Leathers

On Wednesday evening, celebrities, influencers, and art fans gathered to celebrate the opening of the Tradesy Showroom in Santa Monica where the brand debuted their new space and the “Tradesy x Illma Gore” collection of one-of-a-kind objets d’arts with a fashionable twist. Westworld starlet, Evan Rachel Wood, dropped by to fete to the opening and posed next to a fully-functioning $100,000 golden toilet covered in Louis Vuitton leathers, created by

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LACMA’s Seventh Annual Art+Film Gala Honors Mark Bradford and George Lucas and Raises More than $4.4 Million

The Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) hosted its seventh annual Art+Film Gala on Saturday, November 4, 2017, honoring artist Mark Bradford and filmmaker George Lucas. Co-chaired by LACMA trustee Eva Chow and actor Leonardo DiCaprio, the evening brought together more than 600 distinguished guests from the art, film, fashion, and entertainment industries, among others. The evening raised more than $4.4 million, with proceeds supporting LACMA’s film initiatives and

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Who’s LA – Behind the Scene Profile of LAs Shapers: legendary tattoo artist Mister Cartoon on his limited Cazadores Tequila Edition Bottle

Tequila Cazadores, a 100% blue agave premium tequila, debuted a new limited-edition Blanco bottle, reimagined by legendary tattoo artist Mister Cartoon in honor of Día de Los Muertos. The hand-rendered bottle design features Mister Cartoon’s signature fine point style, nodding symbolically to the Día de Los Muertos traditions Mister Cartoon values most. We caught up with the legend himself to get more insight on is artistic inspirations and Los Angeles

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The Living Beauty Foundation Presents “The Gift” Cocktail Party by Renowned Photographer Tasya van Ree

last night of Mady Grace Reed, Haley Ramm, Amanda Garrigus, Tori Praver and former Miss USA Nia Sanchez, stepped out for a charity event at Eric Buterbaugh’s uber-chic West Hollywood gallery and perfumerie hosted by The Foundation for Living Beauty. Living Beauty, an organization that seeks to provide a sisterhood-like support group for women going through cancer treatment, hosted this exclusive showing of Tasya van Ree’s powerful photo series, “The

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St. Vincent and Peroni Nastro Azzuro bring their Creative Installment ‘The House of Peroni’ to Los Angeles

Last night, at Los Angeles’s contemporary 101/EXHIBIT, Peroni Nastro Azzurro debuted the Los Angeles installment of the brands acclaimed showcase of fashion, art, film and culture, The House of Peroni. Curated by Grammy award-winning singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist St. Vincent, the annually celebrated New York City pop-up traveled to the West Coast for the very first time. Los Angeles’s fashion and art crowd, such as Rosario Dawson, Millie Brown, Gary Baseman,

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the Hammer Museum Honored Ava Duvernay and Hilton Als at their Annual Gala with Support from Bottega Veneta

On Saturday, October 14, 2017, the Hammer Museum welcomed cultural and civic leaders, artists, collectors, patrons of the arts, and entertainment world notables to the 15th annual Gala in the Garden. The Gala raised $2.4 million to support the Hammer’s dynamic and internationally acclaimed exhibitions and public programs, which are free to the public. Returning for the fifth year, Bottega Veneta partnered with the Hammer Museum to present this year’s

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Opening Reception of Participating in the Illusion by Visual Artist Ryan McCann

Visual artist Ryan McCann presented Participating in the Illusion, a solo exhibition with new paintings that skew reality, questioning what our brain interprets as being real. The opening reception was held at contemporary arthouse, 2426 SET on Saturday, October 7. Guests enjoyed complimentary cocktails while appreciating the thought inducing art that will leave the mind drawn to wanting more. McCann’ fifth solo exhibit was in continuation of his practice of

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