Featuring 64 premier Western artists, the Masters of the American West Art Exhibition and Sale opens Saturday, February 9, 2019, at the Autry Museum of the American West. This prestigious exhibition and sale showcases paintings and sculptures by nationally recognized artists such as George Carlson, Dennis Doheny, Tammy Garcia, Z. S. Liang, Jeremy Lipking, Tim Solliday, Kevin Red Star, Mian Situ, Curt Walters, and Morgan Weistling. Proceeds from Masters support the Autry’s dynamic educational programs, ongoing collections conservation, and much more.
On opening day the museum store, and café will be open from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., and reopen at 5:30 p.m. for the Cocktail Reception and Sale.
Comics of Color with Allegra Jones Join artist Allegra Jones for this free comic book making workshop! Open to students of all skill levels ages 11 and up, this class is an exciting opportunity to learn about composition, character design, story layout and comic storytelling from a working animator and artist. Over 9 weeks, you will build basic comic creation skills through exercises and short projects. Each artist will leave the class with a student-edited anthology of comics made in…
Introduction to Sewing – Adult Workshop This introductory workshop will cover the basics of machine sewing. Each participant will leave the class with a completed tank top and bag, and a set of sewing tools to continue projects at home. Sewing machines and all tools are included. If you take Textile Surface Design before this workshop (September 4 – October 16), you will use your customized fabric for your projects. If you are a new student, you will be responsible…
$40 – $60
Buy your tickets now to experience the first immersive dome documentary feature film at the DTLA Film Festival Dome Film Series Opening Night Gala! Step into the story and join a documentary filmmaker on a mission for justice at Standing Rock, as she follows social media-driven outrage to the icy prairie of North Dakota—only to discover the dangers of a single-minded perspective and some surprising unintended consequences of Internet activism. Get your tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/dtla-film-festival-dome-series-dome-world-premiere-tickets-73489588337
Entrepreneurship for Artists This four part mini workshop series is a resource for self-employed artists that are interested in the tools to be successful entrepreneurs. Co-hosted by the Sustainable Little Tokyo Arts Action Committee and the Little Tokyo Service Center Small Business Assistance Program we aim to bridge the gap between small business and careers in the arts. Working to end the ‘starving artist’ stereotype not only will you gain valuable knowledge from our expert speakers but you’ll also find…
Lightscapes: Re-envisioning the Shanshuihua presents works from Nick Dong and Wu Chi-Tsung, two Taiwan-born contemporary artists. Re-imagining the philosophies of Chinese landscape paintings, the exhibition brings forward new media works and immersive light-based installations that are not often explored within this genre. Tuesdays – Sundays 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Adults – $3, Seniors and Students – $2, Museum Members – Free