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FABstudio Hosts "Five Artist Show" Opening Reception, Friday, August 1st

FABstudio Hosts "Five Artist Show" Opening Reception, Friday, August 1st Enjoy an opening reception for “Five Artist Show” this Friday, August 1st at FABstudio (2001 Main Street in Santa Monica 90405) from 7-9:30pm.

Sunday, July 20th, the Paintings of Stephanie Trachtenberg Celebrated at Upper West Restaurant!

Sunday, July 20th, the Paintings of Stephanie Trachtenberg Celebrated at Upper West Restaurant! Sunday, July 20 from 4-7pm, enjoy an artist reception for Stephanie Trachtenberg at Upper West (3321 Pico Blvd. in Santa Monica).

Mood Indigo Film Review - Inventive, Quirky, Charming

Mood Indigo Film Review - Inventive, Quirky, Charming Mood Indigo creates a wonderfully surreal and creative world that is easy with which to become immersed.

Leo Frincu "High Performance Mentality" Book Review - Do Girls Train Harder Than Guys?

Leo Frincu "High Performance Mentality" Book Review - Do Girls Train Harder Than Guys? In his new book, High Performance Mentality, Leo Frincu tackles the tough questions such as: Why do some athletes excel while others fold under pressure? Do girls train harder than guys?

Alexis Vogel Releases New Beauty Book - A Step-By-Step Approach to Glamour

Alexis Vogel Releases New Beauty Book - A Step-By-Step Approach to Glamour Alexis Vogel's new beauty book is a treasure for women looking to unleash their inner bombshell.

Actress Sharon Farrell Bares Her Soul in Her Gut Wrenching Memoir - Sharon Farrell "Hollywood Princess" From Sioux City, Iowa: The "Bad Girl's" Story-

Actress Sharon Farrell Bares Her Soul in Her Gut Wrenching Memoir - Sharon Farrell "Hollywood Princess" From Sioux City, Iowa: The "Bad Girl's" Story- Hollywood Actress Tells All Including Giving Herself to Che Guevara

Charlotte Salomon: “Life? or Theater?” Review – Prolific and Impactful Images

Charlotte Salomon: “Life? or Theater?” Review –  Prolific and Impactful Images When I received information about the June 19th opening of Charlotte Salomon: “Life? or Theater?”, I was very interested in seeing it and I was well rewarded

"The UnAmericans" - In Conversation with Molly Antopol

"The UnAmericans" - In Conversation with Molly Antopol Last week I had the opportunity to speak with Molly Antopol, author of The UnAmericans (W.W. Norton, 2014), a smart, engaging, well-written and wide-ranging collection of short stories — a collection that, if you’re anything like me, will have...

Book Expo America 2014 - Show Surprises Again This Year

Book Expo America 2014 - Show Surprises Again This Year The annual gathering of the Publishing industry does it again with all things "book."

"I heART LA" Opens at Jeanie Madsen Gallery June 20th!

"I heART LA" Opens at Jeanie Madsen Gallery June 20th! This Friday, June 20th, celebrate Los Angeles Artists at the Jeanie Madsen Gallery. "I heART LA" is a group exhibition co-curated by Jeanie Madsen and Cannibal Flower.

Julien's Auction – A Chance to Bid on Barbara Lazaroff’s Personal Collection

Julien's Auction – A Chance to Bid on Barbara Lazaroff’s Personal Collection At the end of June you will have the opportunity to bid on some fabulous and unique items from the private collection of Barbara Lazaroff. Julien's Auction will be auctioning off art from Spago Beverly Hills and other Wolfgang Puck restaurants

The Idiot’s Guide to The Mediterranean Diet Cookbook Review – Gluten Free, Vegetarian but Much More

The Idiot’s Guide to The Mediterranean Diet Cookbook Review – Gluten Free, Vegetarian but Much More As someone who is both a vegetarian and gluten-free,I was very curious when I was sent information about an “Idiot’s Guides as easy as it gets! - The Mediterranean Diet Cookbook” and wanted to try some recipes

Lady Jane's Salon Review - Smooth Chocolate and Hot Romance

Lady Jane's Salon Review - Smooth Chocolate and Hot Romance Lady's Jane's Salon is a romance reading salon, which meets in the loft of Le Chocolat du Buchard in Naperville. Enjoy high quality reads from romance and other authors along with delicious chocolate concoctions

"The Hundred-Year House" - In Conversation with Rebecca Makkai

"The Hundred-Year House" - In Conversation with Rebecca Makkai Last week, during the Printers Row Lit Fest, I had the opportunity to sit down and chat with Rebecca Makkai, author of The Borrower (Viking, 2011), about her forthcoming novel The Hundred-Year House (Viking, 2014) which is set on Chicago’s...

The Real Deal - eBook Review

The Real Deal - eBook Review The Real Deal is a book that features highlights from the famous Scotwork blog, a resource for everyone who's curious about getting the most out of negotiations or simply just gaining a better understanding of the world around them

SANTA MONICA AUCTIONS Holds Thirty-Year Anniversary Auction, Sunday, June 8th!

SANTA MONICA AUCTIONS Holds Thirty-Year Anniversary Auction, Sunday, June 8th! Sunday, June 8th, SANTA MONICA AUCTIONS presents its 30-year anniversary auction starting at noon in front of the A5 gallery at Bergamot Station Arts Center

John Muir Trail: The essential guide to hiking America's most famous trail Review - The End All Guidebook for the JMT

John Muir Trail: The essential guide to hiking America's most famous trail Review - The End All Guidebook for the JMT Elizabeth Wenk simplifies the process of planning and navigating through the JMT in her book, John Muir Trail: The essential guide to hiking America’s most famous trail. She takes the adventure out of the planning so you can save it for the trail

"Invisible City" - In Conversation with Julia Dahl

"Invisible City" - In Conversation with Julia Dahl Though I don’t ordinarily gravitate toward murder mysteries, from the moment I picked up Julia Dahl’s debut novel, Invisible City (Minotaur Books, 2014), I was hooked. The novel, which centers around a murder in the ultra-Orthodox Jewish...

May 24th, bG Gallery Hosts Grand Opening at Bergamot Station!

May 24th, bG Gallery Hosts Grand Opening at Bergamot Station! bG Gallery hosts a grand opening exhibition entitled “Three-Winged Chrysalis” this Saturday, May 24th

"The Word Exchange" - In Conversation with Alena Graedon

"The Word Exchange" - In Conversation with Alena Graedon This week I had the opportunity to speak with Alena Graedon, author of The Word Exchange (Doubleday, 2014), one of my favorite books of 2014. The book is set in a future where books have been replaced by digital devices known as Memes, through...

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