Serving Larchmont Village, Hancock Park, and the Greater Wilshire neighborhoods of Los Angeles since 2011.

CALENDAR OF EVENTS

Welcome to the Buzz’s community calendar – please explore our list of local-ish events…and please feel free to add your own.

Color Alchemy: Acid Dyes and Shibori on Silk with Carrie Burckle

Craft Contemporary 5814 Wilshire Blvd., Los Angeles, United States

$135 / $130 members | includes materials REGISTER Using heated acid dyes and shibori methods, participants will manipulate silk by folding, binding, and stitching to achieve unique multi-layered geometric and organic dye patterns. This workshop can be taken individually or as part of the Color Alchemy series in collaboration with Textile Arts LA.

Curator Walkthrough: Art Iran – Falling into Language

Craft Contemporary 5814 Wilshire Blvd., Los Angeles, United States

Free REGISTER Co-curators Roshanak Ghezelbash and Hoda Rahbarnik will guide a public walkthrough of the group exhibition ART IRAN: Falling into Language. Learn about the nine diaspora Iranian artists in this exhibition and their explorations of the Persian alphabet’s diverse forms and power as a symbolic device.

Ceramic Pomegranates: A Workshop with POT Studio

Craft Contemporary 5814 Wilshire Blvd., Los Angeles, United States

Price $70 – $75 USD + BF Register Inspired by our current exhibition ART IRAN: Falling into Language, POT studio will guide participants through basic hand building, pinch, and shaping techniques in clay, including surface and underglaze decorations to make pomegranates! No prior experience is necessary. Workshop registration includes materials, kiln firing, and drinks. Space […]

Ceramic Pomegranates: A Workshop with POT Studio

Craft Contemporary 5814 Wilshire Blvd., Los Angeles, United States

$75 / $70 members REGISTER Inspired by our current exhibition ART IRAN: Falling into Language, POT studio will guide participants through basic hand building, pinch, and shaping techniques in clay, including surface and underglaze decorations to make pomegranates! No prior experience is necessary.

The Power of Mending and Upcycling with Minga Opazo

Craft Contemporary 5814 Wilshire Blvd., Los Angeles, United States

$85 / $80 members | includes materials REGISTER Spend an afternoon transforming and mending clothing with exhibiting artist Minga Opazo. Inspired by Opazo’s textile-based work which explores the relationship between contemporary textile production and climate change, participants will use hand stitching, embroidery, and other garment altering techniques to bring new life to damaged or discarded […]

Clay LA Preview

Craft Contemporary 5814 Wilshire Blvd., Los Angeles, United States

$40 | $35 for members REGISTER Enjoy early access to our annual ceramic sale, get first pick from dozens of beautiful pieces, a special clay workshop, and complimentary drinks and refreshments. This is the perfect opportunity for anyone looking to beat the crowds and relish a more intimate shopping experience.

Event Series Clay LA 2024

Clay LA 2024

Craft Contemporary 5814 Wilshire Blvd., Los Angeles, United States

Free with museum admission Join us for a day filled with ceramics, shopping, air-dry clay activities, and more! CLAY LA stands as Craft Contemporary’s signature annual ceramic marketplace and fundraiser, showcasing numerous emerging and established ceramic artists from the wider Los Angeles region. Explore and purchase items from some of LA’s dynamic and vibrant artists, […]

Event Series Clay LA 2024

Clay LA 2024

Craft Contemporary 5814 Wilshire Blvd., Los Angeles, United States

Free with museum admission Join us for a day filled with ceramics, shopping, air-dry clay activities, and more! CLAY LA stands as Craft Contemporary’s signature annual ceramic marketplace and fundraiser, showcasing numerous emerging and established ceramic artists from the wider Los Angeles region. Explore and purchase items from some of LA’s dynamic and vibrant artists, […]