If you are ever in a slump, and who isn't, just stop what you are doing and enjoy some ART!
It will take you away from the current dilemma or stalemate and let you return refreshed and more creatively able to tackle whatever the glitch is!
If you are at work, just take a virtual tour of your favorite museum. This site gives you an array of ideas for Los Angeles: Discover The Arts in LA
We chose The Craft & Folk Art Museum, with a cuurent exhibition called: A Sense of Balance: The Sculpture of Stoney Lamar.
May 18th - August 24th
This retrospective of American woodturner Stoney Lamar presents over 30 works made between 1987 to the present. Lamar’s sculptures are constructed through a unique approach to multi-axial lathe work, giving his pieces a distinct sense of line and movement that draws from figurative and architectural influences. This spirit of experimentation has firmly placed Lamar’s work in the avant-garde of the woodturning world. Curated by Andrew Glasgow. ...more
You really need go no further than your favorite Twitter Artists (#Art). One of ours is @SophiaFine creator of intrigue and beauty and seen on SophiaFine.com
Here is one featured piece: Spellbinding Fantastiskt
“In my world, everyone’s a pony and they all eat rainbows and .....! ” Dr. Seuss
Here is another of our favorites: Ken Powers found at PowersFineArt.com
And one more talented Artist we met on Twitter: Isabella ArtIsabella.com. She is also from SoCal, Orange County to be precise, and is a leader in X-Ray Photography Art. Check out the Interview Video on her, too!
A Favorite Exciting Place to visit is MOCA, where you will see installations as JACOB HASHIMOTO'S GAS GIANT
MARCH 1–JUNE 8, 2014
Read more here.
...which brings us back to Southern California. Here are more fun choices on the Discover Los Angeles page:
Discover the Arts Participating Cultural Institutions:
Annenberg Space for Photography
Aquarium of the Pacific
Art Muse Los Angeles
Autry National Center of the American West
California African American Museum
Craft & Folk Art Museum
Fowler Museum at UCLA
Japanese American National Museum
LA Plaza de Cultura y Artes
Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra
Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA)
Los Angeles Master Chorale
Los Angeles Museum of the Holocaust
Museum of Latin American Art
Museum of Tolerance
Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County
NoHoArts District.com/NoHo Communications Group, Inc.
Page Museum at the La Brea Tar Pits
Petersen Automotive Museum
Roy and Edna Disney/CalArts Theater(REDCAT)
Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and Museum
Skirball Cultural Center
The GRAMMY Museum
The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens
The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles
The Music Center
The Paley Center For Media
USC Pacific Asia Museum
Zimmer Children's Museum
Or check out your local Museums, Malls, Art-Oriented Restaurants for the perfect Art Pick Me Up for YOU!!