Friday, January 13, 2012 at 11:00 AM - Monday, January 16, 2012 at 6:00 PM (PST)
Santa Monica, CA
21st ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL LOS ANGELES PHOTOGRAPHIC ART EXPOSITION
SANTA MONICA CIVIC AUDITORIUM / JANUARY 12 - 15, 2012
General Admission Tickets are only available on site - program tickets are can still be purchased on-line and, if seats are available, on site.
Confirming Los Angeles’ rising status as a destination and marketplace for curators, collectors, and art enthusiasts are the city’s many new galleries, world-class museums, and outstanding university programs. Now in its 21st year, photo l.a., the longest running art fair west of New York City, carries on its mandate to showcase emerging and established artists from around the globe.
photo l.a. continues the discourse on photography’s place in the fine arts, providing a platform for the display of vintage masterworks from the 19th and 20th centuries, contemporary photography, new techniques, and new forms of presentation alongside video and multimedia installations. This exciting juxtaposition creates the character that is photo l.a.
During the Martin Luther King holiday weekend, January 12-16, 2012, photo l.a. returns to the landmark Santa Monica Civic Auditorium for the 13th time. As the Getty’s Pacific Standard Time: Art in L.A. 1945-1980 initiative continues into January, photo l.a. will include installations focusing on post-WWII art created in Southern California. January is also L.A. Arts Month, a collective marketing effort by the city and its arts organizations to attract enthusiasts and collectors to Los Angeles.
Please join us in January for a memorable four days of art, education, and excitement.
When & Where
photo l.a., the longest running art fair in Los Angeles history, will celebrate it's 23nd anniversary from January 16-19, 2014, at the LA Mart photo l.a. has become the largest and most prestigious photo-based art fair in the country, bringing together over sixty galleries and private photography dealers from around the globe, displaying the finest works in the medium.