Recommended openings for this coming weekend…


Thursday, December 17, 7-10pm
Merry Karnowsky Gallery
170 S. La Brea Ave (in the ART 170 Building) in Los Angeles
‘Holiday Celebration & Canned Food Drive’ featuring works from Victor Castillo, Shepard Fairey, Camille Rose Garcia, Mercedes Helnwein, Todd Schorr, Kathy Staico Schorr, Miss Van, Edward Walton Wilcox, Kent Williams, and many more – RSVP is required for this event. There will be a guest list at the door. RSVP to Please note RSVP does not guarantee admittance. Even with RSVP, at least one can of food is required for admission. Each person attending opening night will receive a free show poster (while supplies last). All guests will also receive 10% off prints on sale if they bring an extra can of food. In conjunction with Gen Art’s Holiday Collectors Circle reception showcasing works by Mercedes Helnwein, showing through December 19, 2009. Join in a discussion of the artist’s techniques and influences, and enjoy complimentary beverages by Bear Flag and tasty treats by Divine Chocolate.

Sat, Dec. 19th 7-10PM (21 and over)
110 E. Winston Street @ Main St in Los Angeles / 213.627.8272
Holiday party + release of the new wine bottles from Plata Wine Company featuring labels from Man One and Chaz Bojorquez + live music from DJ Phyz Ed

Sat, Dec. 19th 7-10PM
Corey Helford Gallery
8522 Washington Blvd in Culver City
“Immortal Artifacts” featuring new works from KuKula
(On view through Jan. 9th, 2010)  

Sat, Dec. 19th 7-11PM
Subliminal Projects
1331 W. Sunset Blvd in the Echo Park region of Los Angeles
‘A Furious Heartbeat’ – an evening of art and music featuring live performances and more – ‘Let Fury Have The Hour’ prints and copies of ‘A Heartbeat and a Guitar’ signed by Fairey and D’Ambrosio will be available for sale + a special musical performance by D’Ambrosio, the legendary Wayne Kramer of the MC5, and special guests and much more
(On view through Jan. 9th, 2010)

Sat, Dec. 19th 7PM-Midnight
Synchronicity Space
4306 Melrose Ave in Los Angeles
“First Years” silent art auction to celebrate their 1 year anniversary + Beautiful/Decay Book 2 release party – silent auction bids start at $1 – see site for full lineup of artists and contributors to the auction
(On view through Jan. 16th, 2010)

Get ready for all the amazing shows coming up in 2010 – look for a preview of some of the best to be posted here soon.

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