Here and Now - ARTRA at TLofts is a visual smorgasbord of the artistic activity encompassing the city of Los Angeles at this particular time. The exhibition highlights Los Angeles as the global hub for contemporary art practices and the networking realities of social life in the early 21st century.
Lisa Adams, Peter Alexander, Daniel Aksten, Michael Arata, Dawn Arrowsmith, Kelly Barrie, Brian Bosworth, James Boulton, Justin Bower, Andy Brown, Dan Callis, Ryan Callis, York Chang, Allison Cortson, Joseph G. Cruz , David De Boer, Walpa D'Mark, Martin Durazo, McLean Fahnestock, Bill Farroux, Asad Faulwell, Roni Feldman, PJ Fidler, David French, JJ Garza, Kio Griffith, Sherin Guirguis, Mary Addison Hackett, Darren Hostetter, Aska Iida, Ichiro Irie, Kiel Johnson, Billy Kheel, Andy Kolar, Aitor Lajarin, Ivan Limas, Sandra Low, Maya Lujan, Keaton Macon, Jason Manley, Samuel Moyer, Tim Nolan, Brian O'Dell, Ruby Osario, Paul Paiement, Claudia Parducci, Josh Peters, Christina Pierson, Ian Pines, Ashley Poole, Max Presneill, Jason Ramos, Joe Reihsen, Roland Reiss, Julie Rofman, Michael Salerno, Jaime Scholnick, Sara Simon, Brad Spence, Alex Staiger, April Street, Nakhee Sung, Macha Suzuki, Chris Tallon, Britton Tolliver, Comora Tolliver, Oswaldo Trujillo, Devon Tsuno, Mike Vegas, Feodor Voronov, Matt Wardell, Rachel Warkentin, HK Zamani
November 14 & 15, 12–5pm
11500 Tennessee Avenue | Los Angeles | 90064
ARTRA was formed in answer to the restrictions in exhibiting opportunities for artists following the economic meltdown. With commercial galleries closing, non-profits seeing their budgets shrink and future funding drying up we felt the need for a return to some DIY creativity in the search for an engagement between artists and audiences. LaLena Lewark Max Moore Max Presneill Colton Stenke