digital art L.A.
DFFLA and LACDA Present
All Gallery Exhibits Open August 13-15 12-5 (Free)
LACDA Juried Exhibit
Featured LACDA Artists:
Through the gracious efforts of the Steps Gallery in London, the video installation "Last Riot" by the Russian collective "AES+F" that was featured at the Venice Biennale will be exhibited for DigitalArt.LA August 13-15. This is a fantastic work of the highest caliber, we are very excited that we have reached this level of collaboration.
LACDA arranged for Elliot Anderson's series "Average Landscapes" that was exhibited at the M.H. de Young Museum of Art to be featured at Pharmaka Gallery as part of DigitalArt.LA. Reception August 13.
LACDA artist Tiffany Trenda performed her spellbinding work at L.A. County Museum of Art just a few months back. She has been exhibiting extensively; her career is really taking off! This incredible work will be performed at DigitalArt.LA., August 13-15.
An estimated 3,000 people attended the July Downtown Artwalk, the draw of the downtown gallery scene has become mind blowing since our beginnings just five years ago. Story in L.A. Times:
Rex Bruce will be exhibiting his work examining climate change in a solo exhibit at the huge 7+FIG Art Space in conjunction with "Sustainable L.A." Events and reception on Thursday, Aug. 20th. Recently two from this series were sold to the set decorator from "Californication" to appear in Season 3, and one was purchased by Reggie Wollery of the California Museum of Photography.
DFFLA and L.A. Center for Digital Art arranged a retrospective screening of DEVO videos at the Grammy Museum beginning with the 1970's 16mm "Mongoloid" directed by artist Bruce Connors and ending with "Don't Shoot (I'm a Man)" their latest state of the art digital video. DEVO bass and keyboardist Gerald Casale who directed most all of their videos will be making an appearance and will discuss how his work as a visual artist influenced his video creations. The screening and reception will be on August 16, 7:30pm. (Requires ticket).
LACDA Selected Videos and Experimental Shorts (including competition winners) screening at A.T.&T. Theatre Saturday, August 14, 5pm. (Requires ticket).
"LA ARCHITECTURE: In the Abstract" is an array of painterly images on large canvases by David A. Knudsen featureing some of the city's most striking buildings, many from Knudsen's renowned "Reflections on Architecture" series, where natural abstractions fool the eye. At the Rowan Building, Suite 104, in the hospitality suite of the Downtown Film Festival Los Angeles.
Colombian artist Ramiro Valle presents "Geometric Romanticism". An exciting exhibition of evocative digital paintings dealing with spirituality and identity at the Rowan Building Gallery Lounge, 5th and Spring, second floor. Guides at the Spring Street entrance will direct you to the show.
LACDA and DFFLA will be featuring the inter.sect Art Collective at the Rowan. Directed by founder Christi Nielsen, inter.sect is a group of artists who use new media platforms to explore digital exhibition spaces outside the traditional gallery model. On exhibit will be their recent project involving visual translations of text via mobile phones that was shown at the Dallas Museum of Art, the Dallas Contemporary, and at Pocket Films at the George Pompidou Centre in Paris.