Thursday, January 8, 2009

Photo LA

This is good time to visit Santa Monica, California. More than sixty photography galleries and dealers from around the world will gather for the biggest photography show on the West coast. It's Photo LA, and it opens tonight and continues through Sunday.

Photo LA
Barker Hangar
3021 Airport Avenue
Santa Monica, CA 90405

BENEFIT RECEPTION
To benefit the Photography Department of the
Los Angeles County Museum of Art
Thursday, January 8th, 6-9 pm

PUBLIC FAIR HOURS
Friday, January 9th, 12pm - 8pm
Saturday, January 10th, 12pm - 8pm
Sunday, January 11th, 12pm - 6pm

TICKETS
$20 1-day pass (includes catalog)
$30 3-day pass (includes catalog)

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The event includes lecturs and book signings. This is a wonderful oportunity to meet important photographers and learn about fine art photography.

LECTURES:
David Maisel Lecture, noon - 1pmbook signing after conversation

Diane Keaton & Marvin Heiferman Lecture, 2 - 3 pmbook signing after conversation

Bruce Davidson Lecture, 3:30 - 4:30pmbook signing after conversation

Susan Meiselas Lecture, 5 - 6pmbook signing after conversation

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BOOK SIGNINGS
Jona Frank, Friday, 1-2pm DNJ Gallery / Booth B-3

Jill Greenberg, TBA ClampArt / Booth C-12

Catherine Opie, D.A.P. Sunday, 2-3pm after lecture Booth D-13

Arthur Tress, Saturday & Sunday, 2pm Contemporary Works / Vintage Works / Booth B-4

Joel-Peter Witkin, Saturday & Sunday all day 21st Editions / Booth B-8

Jock Sturges, Opening Reception, 6-9pm Bernarducci Meisel Gallery / Booth B-10

Jeffrey Ladd, Errata BooksKen Schle, A New History of Photography Bertrand Fleuret, Land Masses and Railways Friday & Saturday, 3-6pm Schaden.com / Booth D-11

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Additional information on the Photo LA website:
http://www.artfairsinc.com/

2 comments:

tippitoes said...

Hi All! If you are going to be in Dallas, TX this weekend; I just heard about this event happening this weekend that is put on by D Magazine and others:

D Magazine and f.i.g. have teamed up for an exciting art exhibition featuring some of Dallas’ finest talent.

D Art Slam at f.i.g. is a three-day, juried exhibition of drawings, paintings, photography, and sculpture. More than 150 artists will sell and exhibit their artwork to be displayed on gallery-style walls at f.i.g.

Some of the artists that will showcase their work include Shane Pennington, George Tobolowsky, and Mikki Mallow.

The event is going on this weekend, M ay 29-31, 2009
Friday & Saturday: 11 a.m.-7 p.m.
Sunday: 11 a.m.-4 p.m.

The address to f.i.g is 1807 Ross Av enue

For more information on the event visit: d-artslam .com

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