Steven Bankhead – Inglewood – 09/20/2013

Steven Bankhead teaches at Otis College of Art and Design, Compton College and Fullerton College.  When he isn’t teaching he is probably making art or barbequing.  Originally from Alabama, one of his first jobs was at a BBQ restaurant – hence his [more]

Randolph Holland – West Adams – 09/20/2013

Randy Holland’s West Adams studio is full of totem-like redwood structures that he carves, paints, and tans. Some of these spindly tall pieces of wood resemble knobby horse legs or bones. Sometimes he casts the sculptures in bronze and integrates [more]

Mara Lonner – Leimert Park – 09/13/2013

Mara Lonner’s black velvet pieces are beautifully crafted and tell of events and animals that have once had their time here on earth, but are now remnants of history.  The pigeon, “Martha,” was the very last Passenger Pigeon, a breed native to the [more]

Tia Pulitzer – Culver City – 12/03/2012

Currently, Tia Pulitzer teaches at Otis in the sculpture department.  Most recently, Pulitzer has been working on pinch pots which she plans to share with others in a collaborative project where she will supply them with the same amount of clay to do [more]

Nancy Evans – Venice – 11/27/2012

Nancy Evans studied sculpture at UC Berkley then moved to Los Angeles to pursue her performance and painting practices.  It wasn’t long before Evans was absorbed into the movie industry where she worked on digital effects.  Evans eventually came back [more]

Cliff Garten – Venice – 10/24/2012

Cliff Garten has been mostly consumed with designing public social-scape commission projects.  It is only recently that Garten has focused on his studio practice again, incorporating materials he has come to know through his public space design [more]