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Light House Oil, Wax With Collage on Panel 42" X 38" © Sally Condon
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2 Women Moor Soldiers, Fiesta de San Juan Bautista, Zacatecas, Mexico, , 2007 Photograph 42" X 38" © Miguel Gandert
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Fez, 2008 Mixed Media on Canvas 48" X 60" © Orlando Leyba
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Rosa Feuer © Laura Cobb
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Black Wire Drawing © John Garrett
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Saroya #2 © Aaron Karp
Lucero--walmart-lot
Wallmart © Trevor Lucero
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© Yoshiko Shimano
Willis--alley-hieroglyph
© Joshua Willis
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Preliminary Ventures In Housebreaking Or Pissing My Pants While Wearing..., 2003 Light Jet Print © Saul Alvarez
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Fadeout Landscapes, 2008 Pinhole Photography on Selenium Toned Paper 14" X 40" © Stefano Cossu
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Friends Walnut, Painted Poplar, Plaster and All-thread Steel 72" X 36" © George Kalmar
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Schoolgirl, 2005 Aluminum Mounted Archival Inkjet Print 19” X 29” X 2” © Sinan Leong Revell
Jon-nguyen
All Saints © Jon Nguyen
Munoz
Oldupai #2, 2007 Latex & Oil on Fiberglass 8’ X 12’ © Ramon Muñoz
Kang
Emergence X-2, 2008 Mixed Media on Canvas 30" X 24" © Ehja Kang
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Rotten Cotton, 2007 Corrugated Plastic, Paper and Ink 31.5" X 28.5" © Mark Steven Greenfield
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Vital Slices - White set Mixed Media 42" X 48" © Lea Denise Anderson
Marcucci
Wheatbox 5: Bar(illa) Pen(ne), 2008 Saffron Spaghetti on Painted Wood 8" X 8 X 2" © Carlo Marcucci
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© Vincent Valdez
"WEST SOUTHWEST: ABQ - LA EXCHANGE"

650 A South Avenue 21
Los Angeles, CA 90031
April 1st, 2009 - April 30th, 2009
Opening: April 25th, 2009 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

QUICK FACTS
WEBSITE:  
http://www.laartcore.org/
NEIGHBORHOOD:  
downtown/east la
EMAIL:  
info@laartcore.org
PHONE:  
323.276.9320
OPEN HOURS:  
Thu-Sun 12-4; by appointment on Wednesday
ARTS ORGANIZATION:  
516 Arts
TAGS:  
mixed-media, photography, digital, installation, video-art, conceptual, realism, pop, landscape, abstract, figurative, sculpture
COST:  
Free

DESCRIPTION

www.westsouthwest.info

LA Artcore and 516 Arts (Albuquerque, New Mexico) are pleased to announce a collaborative joint exhibition in both Albuquerque and Los Angeles, featuring artists from diverse backgrounds and communities in our two western cities, featuring the works of Los Angeles artists Saúl Álvarez, Stefano Cossu (A.K.A. Le Industrie Invisibili), Mark Steven Greenfield, George Kalmar, Ehja Kang, Carlo Marcucci, Ramone Muñoz, Jon Nguyen, Sinan Leong Revell, Vincent Valdez, and Albuquerque artists Lea Denise Anderson, Laura Cobb, Sally Condon, Miguel Gandert, John Garrett, Aaron Karp, Orlando Leyba, Trevor Lucero, Yoshiko Shimano and Joshua Willis.

In addition, a video program titled "788.34", curated by Bryan Konefsky, and featuring the moving image art of artists Stephen Ausherman, Laura Bouza, Karen Hipscher, Shon Kim, Daniel Martinez, Patricia McInroy, Peter Rand will be presented ongoing throughout this exhibition held in both cities, (part of the annual Experiments in Cinema V.4.2 film festival held in Albuquerque). According to MapQuest, 788.34 is the total mileage that separates New Mexico and Los Angeles.

Visit the exhibition's web catalogue to learn more.

Opening reception will feature conversation with the artists at 4 pm and live music by artist Darby Di Natale. Refreshments generously offered by Golden Star Tea Company and Robert Oatley Vineyards.

Check out the video of the closing reception held on April 25, 2009 at LA Artcore Union Center in Los Angeles, or the video of the opening reception held on April 4, 2009 at 516 ARTS in Albuquerque.