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What Will Grow? Solo Exhibition by Susie Ghahremani

WHAT WILL GROW? Solo Exhibition by Susie Ghahremani GR2 Gallery 2062 Sawtelle Blvd LA, CA 90025 424-246-7626 March 18 - April 5, 2017 Reception / Signing March 18 - 6:30-10pm Susie Ghahremani will be showing all of the original paintings from her picture book What Will Grow? We will have copies on hand. Susie will be signing copies of her book and will also feature a new pin design.  From Susie Ghahremani: "For this show and recent works, my paintings are focused on the combination of plant life and fauna united by patterns and soft, earthy color palettes. Much of my work is inspired by our NationalPap and themes of conservation." For any other information or extra images, feel free...

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GR2: Through the Woods - Aaron Brown, Brooks Salzwedel, Cassia Lupo, Maggie Chiang, Mika Nitta, Stasia Burrington, Susie Ghahremani

Through the Woods GR2 - 2062 Sawtelle Blvd LA, CA 90025 May 7 - May 25th Reception May 7th Sat 6:30-10pm Featuring: Aaron Brown, Brooks Salzwedel, Cassia Lupo, Maggie Chiang, Mika Nitta, Stasia Burrington, Susie Ghahremani The title appears like a portion of a nursery rhyme but it's hardly that. When you compile the artists involved, you'll see an array of obvious matches and some less literal. All artists have some symbiosis with nature. Aaron Brown has implements both 2d and 3d elements in his investigation, Brooks Salzwedel takes on nature directly and creates vignettes of landscapes, Cassia Lupo uses an illustrative viewpoint and great penmanship, Maggie Chiang captures beauty and the sublime in her scenes, Mike Nitta from Japan and...

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Show reviews: Guitar Wolf, Coathangers, Earthless, Joy, Bulletins, Best Coast, plus David Choe

It doesn’t suck to live in California, where you get to see bands like Best Coast play free record-release shows at Amoeba. Yes, the brand-new EP is as amazing as the RSD 7″ led us to believe, perfectly combining honesty and polish, and the new songs sounded great live. So did favorites like “The Only Place,” “Crazy for You,” and the closer, “Girlfriend.” The place was packed and stoked and so was Bethany, who made a point to repeatedly thank all the fans and friends for being there. Watch the set at the Amoeba site when you have the time! Afterward there was a record signing where Eloise got to give Bobb and Bethany band portraits that she drew while...

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