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Venice Art Walk – Sunday, May 17 at Google in Venice

Venice Art Walk 2015 logoJoin the annual Venice Art Walk & Auctions Sunday, May 17  12 – 6pm, a Benefit for the Venice Family Clinic!

The Venice Art Walk is one of the most highly anticipated art events in Venice every year! The main event, the Silent Auction along with live music, food and kids activities converges at Google in Venice!

This  annual event features tours of local artists studios in Venice  and the main event which is FREE and open to the public at Google!

Venice Art Walk 2015-AstridPreston-Along the Path in April 2013

Astrid Preston, Along the Path in April, 2013

Silent Auction
The Silent Auction is curated and features LA’s hottest emerging and established  artists. It’s not unusual to see art by Charles Arnoldi, Ed Moses, Helen Garber and more world famous artists from Venice in the auction at an unbelievable value! This year brings art works by: Karen BystedtAlison SaarAnalia SabanAnnie LeibovitzMatthew Brandt, Adam Greener, Gabriel Kuri, Mike Miller X RETNA plus a multitude of  other talented artists. Get a preview of selected art on Paddle8  and bid early until Friday, May 15.

Artist Studio Tour
This is a highlight for the Editor of My Venice Life each year! For  the price of a $50 ticket, you will have the opportunity to tour local private art studios and talk to many of the artists.  There are options for walking taking the free shuttle buses and biking. While you can drive, it’s not recommended.

Community Celebration
This is the free part that is at Google and open to the public with a slew of happenings. Live art in the making, accompanied by live music in an outdoor courtyard, along with a wine and beer garden. Enter from Sunset Ave at Hampton Drive. Get there early so you don’t have to wait in a long line! There is also a food court with artisan and booths plus the Imagination Station for kids (face painting, clay sculpture creation, yoga at 2;30 & 4:30) on Hampton Ave which is closed to traffic.

Venice Art Walk Tickets & Information:

Venice Art Walk Studio Tour Tickets
Google: 340 Main Street Venice, CA 90291

  • Noon–4PM: Artist Studio Tours
  • Noon–6PM: Silent Art Auction / Community Celebration / Imagination Station for Kids
  • Noon, April 24-May 15: Paddle 8 Online Preview

Free Parking is available at:
Walgrove Elementary School (1.8 miles)
1630 Walgrove Ave. Los Angeles

Paid ($12) Parking is available at:
Westminster Elemetnary School  (0.4 miles)
1010 Abbot Kinney Blvd, Venice

  Venice Art Walk Silent Auction & Community Celebration Map:Venice Art Walk_GoogleMap