Los Angeles Convention Center hosts 2014 Patron Reception
The LA Art Show 2014 Opening Night Premiere Event took place at the J and K Concourses of the Los Angeles Convention Center South Hall on January 15, 2014. The Partron Reception featured appearances by Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, actor Tim Robbins and Los Angeles City Council Representative Tom LaBonge.
Spotted on the red carpet: Eddie Murphy's model daughter Bria Murphy, British actress Rebecca Reaney, Hard Rock Medical's Tamara Duarte, and designers Sue Wong and Kevan Hall. Also in attendance was artist Shepard Fairey.
Guests enjoyed exclusive tastings of world-renowned wines from Union des Grands Crus de Bordeaux, delicious California-Latino inspired samplers from Riviera Restaurant's Chef John Sedlar, and complimentary cocktails by Calavera Tequila.
There was also an exclusive viewing of an exhibition of limited edition Richard S. Duardo fine art prints from Cheech Marin's The Chicano Collection / La Colección Chicana. The VIP Lounge was designed by James Magni Design. All of the LA Art Show 2014 Opening Night Premiere Event ticket proceeds benefitted the Sister Cities of Los Angeles, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.
LA Art Show 2014 Opening Night Premiere Event sponsors included: Volvo, Hues of China, World Capital Market, Collectors Net, the Embassy of the United Arab Emirates in Washington, D.C., Vins de Bordeaux, Chaucer Freight, and Minotti Los Angeles.
Event supporters included: the Van Gogh Museum Netherlands, the Fine Art Dealers Association (FADA), the International Fine Art Print Dealers Association (IFPDA), and the Department of Cultural Affairs of the City of Los Angeles (DCA).
For more information, visit the official LA Art Show 2014 website.
Photos © Anjeli Jana