Games: April 1- April 17 bG Gallery Ocean Avenue Closing Reception Monday April 21st

Geneshe by artist Dianne Bennett
Closing Reception: Monday April 21, 7-10pm Simone Gad. Self Portrait Where: bG Gallery 1431 Ocean Ave #1800, Santa Monica CA 90401, bGartGalleries.com Exhibiting artists: Simone Gad, Ed Fox, Dave Quick, Abel Adrian, Airom, Ted Meyer, Steve Craig, Vincent Serritella, Douglas Alvarez, Terri Berman, Gay Summer Rick, Dianne Bennett, Richard Reiner, Shari ... Read More

Photography of the Spectacular, bG Bergamot Station

photo by artist Ryan Shude
Month of Photography Los Angeles (MOPLA) 2014 APRIL 12-21st bG Gallery Bergamot presents the second part of the Art of the Spectacular Series, Photography of the Spectacular, an exhibit of visionary photographers capturing and creating spectacle in their work. Reception: April 12th 6-10pm Exhibit duration:  Previews available from April 9. Show runs 12th-21st The spectacle is now a major part of mainstream film and video games but has its roots in fine art, particularly romantic and surrealist compositions. Art has influenced scenes of the spectacular in contemporary film and video games and these new medias have, in turn, influenced scenes of spectacle in contemporary visual art works. The photographers in this exhibit represent the culmination of this cycle, calling upon past influence and internal psychology to create works of awe and inspiration through spectacle. Exhibiting: Moby, Evan Lane, Nick Veasey, Jonathon Kambouris, Dan Busta, Mark Hanauer, Ryan Schude, Lauren Randolph, ... Read More