|THE CITY OF CULVER CITY PRESENTS ARTWALK CULVER CITY
A FREE SELF-GUIDED TOUR OF GALLERIES AND EXHIBITION SPACES IN CULVER CITY ON SATURDAY, MAY 30, 2009
Sony Pictures Entertainment, 89.9 KCRW and LA Weekly sponsor fourth annual event with participation from The MOCA Contemporaries
Culver City, CA – The City of Culver City will present the fourth annual ARTWALK Culver City on Saturday, May 30, 2009. This free, self-guided tour of local art galleries and exhibition spaces is sponsored by Sony Pictures Entertainment, 89.9 KCRW – the official Public Radio Sponsor – and LA Weekly with continued participation from The MOCA Contemporaries of The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles (MOCA).
ARTWALK Culver City opens the doors of the area’s art galleries to introduce a wider audience to the unique vitality of the artist spaces of Culver City. This event especially celebrates the Culver City Art District, a cluster of galleries exhibiting new and distinguished artists, which is located where Washington and La Cienega Boulevards intersect. The event will also feature live jazz, performed by the Los Angeles Jazz Collective, in the Culver City Art District. Dozens of restaurants and cafes will be open in Downtown Culver City and the Culver City Art District during the event and the Green Truck, serving healthy, gourmet organic food in a fast and efficient way, will be parked on the east end of the Culver City Art District.
Over forty galleries will be open from 12noon to 6pm and selected galleries will remain open until 8pm that evening. Culver CityBus will offer an ARTWALK Bus Pass and a special shuttle bus on the day of the event. Please contact the Culver City Cultural Affairs Hotline at 310.253.5716 or log onto http://www.culvercity.org for more information on ARTWALK Culver City or other cultural programs in the City of Culver City. The MOCA Contemporaries, one of Los Angeles’s premier cultural support organizations, is MOCA’s council for young professionals who raise funds and develop future leadership for the museum. For more information on The MOCA Contemporaries, log onto http://www.moca.org/contemporaries.