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11/30: INTERNSHIPS

  • Fine Arts Apprenticeship, New York Arts Practicum, New York City, NY
  • Web Administrator Intern, Music Untold, Long Beach
  • Arts & Culture PR Internship, Polskin Arts & Communications, LA
  • Producing / Arts Administration Apprenticeship, The Blank Theatre Company, Hollywood
  • Play Development Apprenticeship, The Blank Theatre Company, Hollywood
  • The Blank’s Annual Young Playwrights Festival Apprenticeship, The Blank Theatre Company, Hollywood

11/23: INTERNSHIPS

  • Production/Design Internship, Red Hen Press, Pasadena
  • Publicity/Events Internship, Red Hen Press, Pasadena
  • Online Video Content Intern, MOCA, LA
  • Development Intern, MOCA, LA

LAAR IS LOOKING FOR A LAPTOP

  • Los Angeles Art Resource is seeking a donated MacBook Pro

11/09: INTERNSHIPS

  • Editorial Internship, SAGE Publications, Thousand Oaks
  • Art Production Intern, Trailer Park Inc., LA
  • Collections Management Internship, LACMA, LA
  • Getty Graduate Internships, The Getty Center, LA

10/9 JOB

  • Gallery Position at Gemini Gel, West Hollywood, Los Angeles

9/28: WORKSHOPS

  • Who am I, Anyway? Deciphering your Personal Brand Workshop – October
  • WHERE DID THE TIME GO? TIME MANAGEMENT FOR ARTISTS
  • THE ART OF PERSUASION: MAKING BETTER DEALS
  • Fall Classes and Events at WGSAC
  • LITERARY LAW & AGENTS: A Workshop for Book Writers

NEW PAGE- ARTIST CLASSIFIEDS

  • Artist Classifieds Page Now Up and Running!

9/25: WORKSHOPS

  • Echo Park Film Center Classes: MAKE YOUR OWN MOVIE THIS YEAR AT EPFC!
  • GYST Weekend Workshop Retreat Oct. 26 -28, 2012

9/24: LOS ANGELES ART RESOURCE AT CO/LAB WITH HUMAN RESOURCES

Human Resources has graciously given us a portion of their space in Booth 3 at Co/Lab, the completely free art fair for artist-run and nonprofit spaces located within Art Platform Los Angeles.  We will have a popup office there, and will report live about the exhibitions, performances and interview the exhibitors on the Studio Visit page of our site. As special thanks, we will be donating a portion of our proceeds to Human Resources in order to assist them with their amazing community building nonprofit arts programming.  We will be selling our totes, t-shirts, and limited edition prints by the following Los Angeles artists:

9/21: WORKSHOPS

  • CLASSES: MAKE YOUR OWN MOVIE THIS YEAR AT ECHO PARK FILM CENTER
  • GYST ADVANCED CRITIQUE CLASS

9/18: WORKSHOPS

  • MONOTHON 2012: Monoprinting Workshop at California State University, Northridge
  • sin turistas goes east!

9/14 NEW STUDIO VISIT

We have posted an interview with The Institute of Jamais Vu, an artist-run curatorial and publishing project within a communal living space in North London.   Their sixteen person board of directors is currently in transit to Los Angeles in order to participate in the Artra Curatorial Co/lab Fair at the end of this month at Barker Hanger in Santa Monica.

You can read the article here!

HDTS – FROM THE DESERT TO THE SEA: THIS DESERT BUILDS THE CURVE OF THE EARTH / SEA SPACE IN DENMARK, 14/9-2012

High Desert Test Sites Scout Katie Bachler sends the desert to the sea in this film exchange with Anja Franke / Instant HERLEV institut in Denmark.

Join us for a casual outdoor screening of this desert builds the curve of the earth and SEA SPACE IN DENMARK, 14/9-2012 and live music in the HDTS HQ courtyard in downtown Joshua Tree on Friday September 14, 2012 at 8 pm.

This desert builds the curve of the earth will screen concurrently in Copenhagen September 15-18, 2012, as part of the Black Tent Tower exhibition organized by Instant HERLEV institute.

Friday, September 14, 2012, 8 pm

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High Desert Test Sites HQ

6470 Veterans Way

Joshua Tree, California

September 15 – 18, 2012
Black Tent Tower
Krøyers Plads, Copenhagen

I am sending the desert to the sea in Copenhagen, in images of vastness and openness. The desert seems to go on forever in sand, and like the ocean, the horizon is visible all the time, the landscape stretches out in all directions. This video experience explores the micro and macro parts of the desert in Joshua Tree, California and encourages the viewer to put their dreams in the open space. There is a slowness, a pause, a pocket to breathe, to be as a rock, an endlessness, a gradient.

I am sending the sea in Denmark to the desert in California.  At the moment I dive down below the surface and hear the rain falling in heavy drops, underwater, I discover new secret spaces that are close to me and at the same time infinitely far away.

*BYOB (blankets  – and chairs!)
Free (donations welcome and appreciated!)

 

9/14: WORKSHOPS

  • Happening Magic: Totems – Side Street Projects in collaboration with Summercamp’s ProjectProject
  • CCI – “Who Am I, Anyway?” Deciphering Your Personal Brand
  • CCI – Where Did the Time Go? Time Management for Artists
  • CCI – The Art of Persuasion: Making Better Deals
  • Arts Refoundry Small Bronze Sculpture Workshop – new schedule announced

9/11: WORKSHOPS

  • e•clipse A Workshop for Female Artists
  • Play the didjeridu again! Join me, Susan Rawcliffe, & other didjeridudaists.
  • Public Labs Map Making Workshop

9/7: WORKSHOPS

  • Musical Theatre professionals invited to open workshop sessions
  • Non-Profit Fundraising Certificate Program – Loyola Marymount University
  • CCI – The Art of Persuasion: Making Better Deals – Ventura

CALL TO ACTION: ARTISTS NEEDED FOR RIGHT TO THE CITY

LA will be the site for a national congress organized by The Right to the City, a national alliance of racial, environmental and economic justice organizations. The congress will culminate in an actions targeting MTA and Fannie Mae to address issues of gentrification and displacement particularly in Boyle Heights. A number of social justice organizations in LA are part of this coalition including Union de Vecinos and the East LA Community Corporation . Other groups that will be involved include SAJE, KIWA and Inner City Struggle. They are asking people to make props for actions.

When: Friday, September 07, 2012 2:00 PM-8:00 PM (UTC-08:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada).

Where: TBD

What:   WE NEED VOLUNTEERS!!!!   We need to make many many visuals and props for the MTA and Fannie Mae actions  – IF you have the skills to pay the bills and want help us build awesome materials, PLEASE join us.   IF you know of partner orgs, resident, students, random volunteers that are down to help please forward!

We need to build:

•       Rolling gardens to put on MTA lots

•       Big cut outs of housing

•       Large banners and signs for march

•       Large poster board of MTA ‘demands’

If you’re interested contact Elizabeth Blaney at eblaney@uniondevecinos.org.  This will be a great opportunity to meet some community based organizations doing important work.  You’re also welcome to register for the whole congress.Sept. 12-14

Check out: http://la-urban-congress.org/

 

 

CALL TO ACTION: MURAL ORDINANCE VOTE, JUST MOVED TO OCTOBER 11th

On this day the dept of Planning will be meeting yet again to vote on the proposed Mural Ordinance, before passing it to the City Council.

When: October 11th, 2011

Contact:

323-313-4122

Our city is bombarded with billboards and yet our murals are being erased, no new murals are staying up before graffiti abatement comes in and destroys them and artists are being cited and doing time, lives have been ruined, jobs have been taken away.

Lets speak up..don’t be complacent…

LET OUR VOICES BE HEARD!! ART IS FOR EVERYONE!!

TEACHERS! COMMUNITY MEMBERS! BUSINESS OWNERS! ART BASED ORGANIZATIONS! COMMUNITY LEADERS, ORGANIZERS, ACTIVISTS! PARENTS! STUDENTS! ARTISTS!!

OUR VOICE IS OUR WEAPON!!! USE IT!!!

“On July 12, 2012, the City Planning Commission (CPC) heard and deliberated on a proposed ordinance to allow the creation and preservation of Original Art Murals.

Thirty speakers spoke on the proposed ordinance and expressed concerns regarding:

(1) digitally printed images being permitted as murals;

(2) the registration fee for new murals;

(3) the registration fee for existing murals;

(4) the 100 foot height limitation, and;

(5) the mural ban on residential buildings with fewer than five units.” *Dept. of City Planning Recommendation Report.

ART IS HEALING, BEAUTIFYING, LOVE FOR THE EVERYONE.

Sign the Petitioning Los Angeles City Council and Los Angeles City Planning Department Stop the “Second Final Draft Mural Ordinance” as is from passing. https://www.change.org/petitions/los-angeles-city-council-and-los-angeles-city-planning-department-stop-the-second-final-draft-mural-ordinance-as-is-from-passing This petition will be delivered to: Los Angeles City Council and Los Angeles City Planning Department.

mural ordinance as it reads now: http://cityplanning.lacity.org/Code_Studies/Misc/MuralOrdinance.pdf

updated staff report as of July 12, 2012: http://cityplanning.lacity.org/Code_Studies/Misc/supplementalmural_StaffRpt.pdf

WE HAVE A NEW AFFILIATE & A SPECIAL OFFER FOR DISCOUNTED WORKSHOP RENTAL!

Los Angeles Art Resource is pleased to announce that we have a new affiliate,

Art Assist Workshop.  Art Assist Workshop offers a variety of fabrication services

to artists and students, in addition to fabricating for museums and galleries of all

sizes.  Their facility also features tool rental, spray painting booths, and other

necessary equipment to help artists fabricate their own work.

Mention this post and receive One Free Day at Art Assist Workshop!

Art Assist Workshop is offering one free day for artists to use our tools and

space to create art or work on a project.

Call Jedi and mention Los Angeles Art Resource to schedule your day at the

workshop.

818-764-1054

ArtAssistWorkshop.com

Art Assist 7063 Vineland Ave. North Hollywood, CA 91605

9/4: WORKSHOPS

  • Exploring Writing and the Body/Mind Connection
  • Sparking Inclusive Dialogue through Creative Placemaking, 10/20
  • Workshop Focus: Painting fabrics and textures
  • Vocal Improv Workshop, 9/5

“Sparking Inclusive Dialogue Through Creative Placemaking” Emerging Arts Leaders / LA – Creative Conversation, October 2012

When: Saturday, October 20 · 10:45am – 6:00pm

Where: Atwater Village Theatre

3269 Casitas Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90039

At 4:00pm the event will move to The Griffin (3000 Los Feliz

Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90039) for a networking mixer.

8/31: WORKSHOPS

  • Tuesday Night Figure Drawing
  • Enroll In The David Henry Hwang Writers Institute
  • Wednesday Sept 5th: Drawing Club at Pop-Hop

8/28: WORKSHOPS

  • ECHO PARK FILM CENTER: Saturday, September 15 – INTRO TO FINAL CUT PRO 7 – 1 – 5 PM
  • ECHO PARK FILM CENTER: YOUTH WORKSHOP FALL SESSION – THE BODY – BEGINS WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 12: 4:30 PM
  • ECHO PARK FILM CENTER: Saturdays in September – ADULT DOC CLASS – BEGINS SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 22: 10 AM
  • ECHO PARK FILM CENTER: Saturday, September 29 – 16MM WORKSHOP – September 29, 12:30 – 5:30 PM
  • Machine Project: Staple Draping Workshop

8/24: WORKSHOPS

  • Call for submissions – 1000 Words Workshop with Boris Mikhailov in Morocco, November 2012
  • Theatre Movement Bazaar Physical Theatre Actor Training Workshop
  • MESC Annual Institute – Think Collaboratively
  • Singers & Musicians: Vocal Improv Workshop
  • Fellini Photo Workshop, Berlin
  • Guy Debord, Filmmaker – The Public School

Los Angeles Filmforum at MOCA presents
 – Tricky Poses and Taxing Conditions: Performance and Media 
on September 13


When: Thursday, September 13, 2012, 7:00 pm

Where: MOCA Grand Avenue, 250 South Grand Avenue, Los Angeles 90012


8/21: WORKSHOPS

  • Josephine Press: monoprint workshops every other Saturday, next one coming up on September 1st.
  • Save the date: MA in Arts Management Info Session,Sep 18

8/19: PRINT REVEAL! EVENT TONIGHT!

PRINT REVEAL FOR THE LAAR FILM SCREENING AND FUNDRAISER
TONIGHT!!! SUNDAY, AUGUST 19, 6-10 PM AT THE MANDRAKE!
SEE YOU THERE!!!

Pio Pico by Katie Herzog

Available at the LAAR Fundraising event TONIGHT for $200, edition of 5.

SPECIAL THANKS TO OUR AFFILIATE VIRGINIA DIGITAL!

Virginia Digital is an artist-ran digital photographic post-production business, operated by Juliana Paciulli, who is printing the first series of limited edition fine art prints for Los Angeles Art Resource.  Services include drum & flatbed scanning, expert beauty retouching, digital compositing and resortation.  She also offers a variety of state of the art printing options using fine art archival inks, papers and stretchable fabrics.  You’ll be able to see her skills first hand if you attend our fundraising event, this Sunday, August 19th at the Mandrake from 6-10PM.

As a special offer to Los Angeles Art Resource readers, Virginia Digital is providing a 20% discount on orders for anyone who mentions this post.

Click here to check out the Virginia Digital site for the full list of services and samples of the tremendous work Juliana has done for her clients.

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WE HAVE A NEW AFFILIATE! SPECIAL THANKS TO INDIE PRINTING

Indie Printing, an eco-conscious printing company here in downtown Los Angeles has worked with us to print our beautiful new post cards and business cards.  If you have any printing needs for upcoming shows, please consider working with this supportive local business.  Click the link below to check out this week’s specials, which include 1,000 postcards for $99:

Indie Printing Weekly Specials:

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8/17: EVENTS

  • DIG – Concord’s Birthday and Archaeological Fundraiser, Saturday August 18th
  • Participate in ARTmageddon – Calling artists, organizations and venues!

8/17: WORKSHOPS

  • PALA-Book Publicity Campaigns that Work: 9/10
  • CCI – The Art of Persuasion: Making Better Deals – VENTURA

8/16: PRINT REVEAL!

 

One or the other by Heimir Björgúlfsson
Courtesy of Barbara Seiler Galerie, Zurich
11 in. x 15 in. (edition of 5)
Available for purchase at the upcoming LAAR FUNDRAISING EVENT, THIS SUNDAY, AUGUST 19, FROM 6-10 PM AT THE MANDRAKE for $200

8/12: FILM SCREENING SNEAK PEEK!

Here’s a sneek peek of the films included at the LAAR FUNDRAISING EVENT, THIS SUNDAY, AUGUST 19 from 6-10PM AT THE  MANDRAKE!!!

The compression is not subservient to the explosion; it gives it increased force by Kenneth Tam

A Lax Riddle Unit by Laida Lertxundi

Alternative Strategies #1: Handmade Home by Marcy Saude

AM/PM by Brigid McCaffrey

AIR QUALITY by Sarah Rara

Paranoia Prima by Bobbi Woods

Releasing Human Energies by Mark Toscano

The Image World by Adele Horne

8/12: PRINT REVEAL!!

 

Listen up by Kiel Johnson
18 in x 22 in (edition of 5)
Available for purchase at the upcoming LAAR fundraising event, Aug 19,           for $200

08/10: WORKSHOPS

  • Free Sight-Reading Class for Guitarists at the Pasadena Conservatory of Music
  • Work-study Opportunities – SOMA Fest L.A. Sept 18-23
  • Photography Field Trip – 8/18, 9/15, 10/27 – abc arts
  • Uzbek & Tajik Dance Class with Gulistan Dance Theater

8/07: LAAR PRINT REVEAL!

Magic 8-Ball Icosahedral Die by Gutherie Lonergan
10in.x10in. (edition of 5)
Available for purchase at the upcoming LAAR fundraising event, August 19, for $200.

8/07: WORKSHOPS

  • Primeval Soundscapes: Making ceramic OCARINAS!
  • Walking Into Walls (and Curtains): Actors and Artists Make Theater

8/03: WORKSHOPS

  • Introduction to Wire Wrapping Class
  • Introduction to Knitting and Other Lessons In Patience

8/03: CALLS FOR ENTRY

  • No Roses Gallery announces a call for entries with the theme “Icons” – a juried art competition for August, 2012.
  • Non-profit organizations New Directions, Inc. (NDI)  and A Community of Friends (ACOF) are seeking a local Los Angeles-based artist
  • The 7th International Arte Laguna Prize (Venice, Italy)
  • Call to Artists: Day of the Dead Exhibition 2012
  • Vernita Nemec, call for performances, deadline Sept. 1 (New York)

7/27: WORKSHOPS

  • Ensemble Creation Techniques Workshop August 11
  • Last Week to Register for Los Angeles Children’s Chorus Teacher’s Workshop
  • Photography class
  • July 28th – bronze sculpture workshop – Last this summer!

Rare Screening of Steve Roden film works – Los Angeles Filmforum and LACE

When: Sunday, August 5, 2012, 7:30 pm

Where: Spielberg Theatre at the Egyptian Theatre, 6712 Hollywood Blvd. LA CA 90028

7/24: WORKSHOPS

  • Free Performing Arts Workshops for Youth

7/20: NEW STUDIO VISIT

Check out the new STUDIO VISIT interview with PS PROJECTSPACE!

Jan van der Ploeg of PS Projectspace, Amsterdam

Today we have a new interview with PS Projectspace of Amsterdam. Keep an eye out for their exhibition in the upcoming Co/lab Art Fair, September 27-30 at the Barker Hangar in Santa Monica, as part of the Art Platform fair.

Click the STUDIO VISIT page tab at the top of the page or click HERE

7/20: WORKSHOPS

  • Echo Park Film Center Workshop – Digital Editing: Introduction to Final Cut Pro
  • Echo Park Film Center Workshop – Introduction to 16mm Filmmaking & Hand-Processing
  • Echo Park Film Center Workshop – Introduction to Documentary Filmmaking
  • Didjeridu Workshop, 7/21
  • Open Company Class with Gulistan Dance Theater

7/17: NEW STUDIO VISIT

Check out the new STUDIO VISIT interview with Weekend Space!

This week we have an interview with John Mills and Jay Erker of Weekend Space, conducted by our new intern Ellen Hermann!

Click the STUDIO VISIT page tab at the top of the page or click HERE

7/17: WORKSHOPS

  • Sessions Songwriting and Music for Kids is offering UKULELE LESSONS
  • Machine Project: How to Transform your Studio Practice, Using a Design Process: A Workshop featuring Clive and Miriam Dym
  • Machine Project: Trash Myths: hippie trash pits and other things you can dig up

07/13: WORKSHOPS

  • Arts Refoundry Bronze Casting Sculpture Workshop

7/12: ARTS CALL TO ACTION! CALL CITY PLANNING TODAY!

We received this letter from Anna Siqueiros in regards to an important decision being made today in regards to the future of Los Angeles murals. In short, the city has bypassed a carefully crafted mural ordinance which was written in collaboration with our community’s muralists, and has drafted a revised version of their own without consulting the panel of artists. This revised ordinance requires that building owners must own at least 5 properties in order to commission a mural, and also encourages the unsustainable practice of producing commercially printed vinyl as murals. This will severely limit who has access to commissioning murals, and will will result in our city generating more toxic billboard waste, rather than producing more lasting murals for generations to come. Please read Anna’s call to action and call the City Planner, Thomas Rothmanm today. He can be reached at 213-978-1891. This is a personal letter from me to you that is of grave importance for you to read. My name is Anna Siqueiros.

7/10: WORKSHOPS

  • Oil Painting Classes at Brea Art Gallery

7/06: WORKSHOPS

  • Echo Park Film Center Adult Workshops
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