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LA Art Show Timeline 2012

• 100 galleries, 9 museums/arts organizations • Opening benefits The Art of Elysium and The Education Department of the J. Paul Getty Museum • Opening Night Premiere Party celebrity host Kat von D • Mark Mothersbaugh’s “Scion Car Sculpture” debuts at the LA Art Show before its exhibition at the MOCA, Los Angeles • Damien Hirst’s Butterfly Print Series “The Souls” and Gold Foil Block Skulls “Death or Glory” make California debut • Venice Biennale artist Tong Hongsheng debuts new works at LA Art Show’s “China Pavilion” alongside works by master brush painter Xia Jingshan • Exclusive performance of “The Myths of Rape” with artists Leslie Labowitz-Starus and Suzanne Lacy, in partnership with The Getty’s “Pacific Standard Time” Initiative

2013

• LA Art Show acquired by Palm Beach Show Group

• 106 galleries, 5 museums/arts organizations • Moves to 200,000 sq. ft South Hall in Los Angeles Convention Center • 25% of galleries from outside the United States, countries represented at the LA Art Show include Canada, China, Russia, Japan, Spain, Korea, Italy, Germany, Venezuela, Ireland, France, and United Kingdom • Opening benefits The Art of Elysium and The Education Department of the J. Paul Getty Museum • Opening Night Premiere Party celebrity host Ali Larter • Opening Night Premiere Party celebrity art ambassador James Franco • “Letters to Los Angeles” debuts as one of the first text-centric art exhibits, curated by Jack Rutberg 14

20TH ANNIVERSARY I LA ART SHOW 2015

Profile for Palm Beach Show Group

LA Art Show Catalogue 2015  

LA Art Show Catalogue 2015