Art Platform - Los Angeles
The second edition of Art Platform – Los Angeles will bring together local and international artists, dealers, collectors, museums, and art enthusiasts to engage in a vibrant exchange of art and culture.
Art Platform – Los Angeles will continue to provide unprecedented access to the artists, institutions, and collections that define the Los Angeles art scene through its outstanding selection of innovative galleries, extensive VIP program, stimulating Open Platform speaker series, and special programming including the return of Co/Lab, a curatorial program that will bring the artwork and special projects of 20 local and international non-profit art spaces to the fair.
There are a number of exciting exhibitions and events happening in Los Angeles during the weekend of Art Platform - Los Angeles. Zarina: Paper Like Skin will open at The Hammer Museum; The Sun and Other Stars: Katy Grannan and Charlie White, as well as Ken Price Sculpture: A Retrospective, will be showing at LACMA. The 2nd annual GiveLove Haiti Benefit Art Auction will happen on Friday, Sept. 28, hosted by Patricia Arquette and Shanit Schwartz and curated by Sterling Ruby (www.givelove.org). LAND (Los Angeles Nomadic Division) will host their Benefit Gala on Saturday, Sept. 29. LAND is a public-art initiative committed to producing and curating situation and site-specific contemporary art projects in the Greater Los Angeles area. (http://www.nomadicdivision.org)