Wednesday, May 09, 2012

Pre-Venice Art Walk Events

Get Bloomin' Artsy

If you live in L.A. or will be here next weekend, Bloomingdale's Santa Monica Place  (315 Colorado Avenue Santa Monica, CA   90401) will hold events in support of the upcoming Venice Art Walk & Auctions May 19 & 20, 2012 in Venice, CA.

Friday, May 11, 2012 
Bloomingdale's Presents Artist Kelly Berg In Celebration Of Venice Family Clinic's Art Walk & Auctions 2012

In celebration of Venice Family Clinic's Art Walk & Auctions 2012, Bloomingdale's proudly features Artwalk contributor Kelly Berg. Meet Kelly in store and watch as she creates a signature abstract piece live in-store, through the unique use of patterns, shapes and pictorial imagery.

"Kelly Berg is a Venice based artist who is interested in expanding the language of abstraction through the use of pattern, shapes, and pictorial imagery including self-portraits. Her paintings are created by an intricate series of acrylic and ink layers, and act as metaphores for excavation and invite the viewer in to explore and uncover the many kaleidoscopic layers that echo the many cultural influences that they've been drawn from." 

Saturday, May 12, 2012
Bloomingdale's Presents Canlove In Celebration Of Venice Family Clinic's Art Walk & Auctions 2012 (Fashion Accessories, Level 1)

To celebrate Venice Art Walk 2012, Bloomingdale's will feature Artwalk contributing Venice-based artist, Canlove-a Graffiti Recycling Organization that aspires to transform every discarded spray can into a work of art. Check out the Canlove flower cart and watch as they create their unique, signature flowers, just in time for Mother's Day.