Tarfest 2010

Event  |  Reviews  |  Comments
Tarfest 2010

5505 Wilshire Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90036
September 24th, 2010 - October 8th, 2010
Opening: September 25th, 2010 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Mon-Fri 9-5, Sat 10-1


Los Angeles Art Association (LAAA) is proud to partner with Launch on the Tarfest's 2010 all-media exhibition held at the Korean Cultural Center (KCC).

Tarfest was juried by Edward Robinson, Associate Curator of LACMA.

TarFest is a festival of emerging film, music and art held at the La Brea Tar Pits and the surrounding Museum Row in the historic Miracle Mile district of Los Angeles.


Friday, September 24, 2010, 5 to 9p

September 24 to October 8, 2010

Korean Cultural Center (KCC)
5505 Wilshire Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90036


Leslie Awender • Catherine Bennaton • Stan Benson • Helen Berger • Kevin Bernstein • Todd Carpenter • Eunice Choi • Kevork Cholakian • Valena Dismukes • Moshe Elimelech • Charmaine Felix-Meyer • Crisoforo R. Fraire • Steven Fujimoto • Rema Ghuloum • Tm Gratkowski • Jenny Hager • Hannah Harris • Hung Viet Hguyen • John Hogan • Louis Jacinto • Kirk Kain • Motoko Kamada • Barbara Kolo • Jason Lockyer • Lydia Moon Hee Kim • Lea Petmezas • Linda Price • Natasha Prosenc • Mei Xian Qiu • Cynthia Rogers • Kate Savage • Victoria Tao • Sergio Teran • Luke Van Hook • Penny Young O • Jeffrey Zatlin


TarFest is the premiere arts and culture event of the Miracle Mile District, produced by the Miracle Mile Players. This three-day event turns the one-mile historic stretch of Wilshire Boulevard into a site of cultural dynamism and energy. Dozens of the nation's finest emerging artists, performers, and cultural innovators come together to showcase their talents and ideas at historic and notable venues on the historic Miracle Mile (Wilshire Blvd. Between Sycamore Ave. and Fairfax Ave.) Annually, over 150 artists and performers display their talents for over 5,000 diverse Angelenos of all ages.

LAUNCH is not-for-profit social enterprise created in 2010 to produce, manage and direct events, programs and exhibitions for the purpose of developing artist - audience relationships throughout important Los Angeles communities. Passionate about promoting all contemporary art-forms and their hybrids, LAUNCH recognizes the need for exemplary productions that create important cultural happenings. With the assistance of commercial partners, cultural institutions and like-minded individuals and organizations, LAUNCH strives to engage a broad cross section of Angelenos in cultural events that foster mutual understanding and creative expression. TarFest is LAUNCH's annual multidisciplinary festival in the Miracle Mile District that provides emerging artists an opportunity to have their work vetted by top arts professionals and showcased in the cultural core of Los Angeles.