L.A. Times


L.A. Times is a group show featuring a wide range of uber talented L.A. based artists of multiple disciplines. Over the course of 3 weeks L.A. Times will examine the disciplines of:

Visual art (March 14th Opening)


Derrick Maddox, J Michael Walker, Brandon Hunter Harrison, Selamawit Mekonen, Yuki Miyazaki, Billy Burgos, Michael Puede Hernandez, Alfie Numeric, Santana Westbrook, Colette Miller, Pinchi Michi, Roberto Hanovich, Patrick Haemmerlein, Hembert Guardado, Jorge Ru, Nikki McCauley, Emi Motokawa Sonksen, Kraig Blue, Rick Mendoza, Glen Wilson and more.

Music (March 20th)

About the musicians:

A Video/Multi instrumental (drums, vibraphones and cello) solo performance by

Erin Schneider (Multi-disciplined artist) and John Schneider (2015 Grammy winner/Host of KPFK’s Global Village/MicroFEST founder) make up FANTASIES IN CRYSTAL, a multigenerational performance of father and daughter playing microtonal music on pump organ and retuned viola to microphotography by Robert Forrester, her grandfather.

Sin Color is a Spanish language pop 4 piece that has been playing all over town from backyards to large festivals.

Pulling together a sound that resonates with a wide ranged frequency, The Six Shooters are an indie rock trio influenced by artists such as the killers and the friendly fires. .

Literary Arts/Poetry (March 27th)

Featured readers:

Gia Scott-Heron
Karineh Mahdessian
Jesse Bliss
Mike “The Poet” Sonksen
Francisco “The Bus Stop Prophet” Escamilla
Billy Burgos
a special performance by Read Beats:
an improvisational experiment between guitarist and the work of James Baldwin.

Curated by Peter Woods (with a lot of help from his friends)

in the Community Art Space at the Avenue 50 Studio complex

Opening Night Reception: Saturday, March 14th 7:00-10:00
Exhibit Runs: March 14, 2015 through April 4, 2015