Venice Beach Rain by Jonathan Alcorn
Wondering what the spotlights are on Lincoln? That is the K-Earth “Pets & People Food Drive” to benefit the Los Angeles Regional Food Bank and the L.A. Animal Shelters. Stop in to donate food for both people in need and pets who’ve been abandoned!
K-EARTH 101 on-air personalities will be broadcasting from there all weekend as they take your donations!
This year’s on-air personality schedule broadcasting live:
Saturday: Charlie Tuna 11am-3pm & Sylvia Aimerito 3-7pm
Sunday: Charlie Tuna 10am-2pm & Bruce Chandler 2-6pm
This year, you can make a pet food donation anytime at any of the 13 Centinela Feed and Pet Supplies stores throughout Southern California! Mention K-EARTH 101 and receive a free gift for your pet! Continue reading K-Earth ‘Pets & People Food Drive’
The C.A.V.E. Gallery will host an opening reception for “Restitution Taco”, an exhibition showcasing new works by Restitution Press, AKA Ryan Graeff, whose iconic imagery has appeared in the streets of Los Angeles for the better part of the last decade, this evening from 7-10pm.
Photographs used in the creation of the work were culled from the extensive image library captured over the years by (Yo! Venice! favorite) L.A. TACO, a website and artists collective whose mission is to “celebrate the taco lifestyle in Los Angeles, California”.
This solo show will feature a new collection of work that celebrates the city’s vibrant “taco lifestyle”. Borrowing from, and riffing on the signage and cultural iconography of Los Angeles’ legendary taquerias, trucks, and Mexican restaurants. Continue reading C.A.V.E. Gallery: Restitution Taco Opening Tonight!
The mural, funded by Tony Vera and Mike Tyson, was originally to be painted by muralist Rip Cronk. After some “artistic differences”, Cronk stepped aside and muralist Jordan B. Nice created the 1st version of the Teena Marie Mural. Not happy with the outcome, Vera and his mural partners have now gotten Hector “HEX TGO” Rios to redo the mural. Rios is well known in LA for his iconic CONART designs and also as the founder of the “Hip Hop Shop”. Continue reading Teena Marie Mural v2.0