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LA Art Party Newsletter

LAArtParty is an arts and entertainment website. Established in 2010, it is an online go-to guide for what's happening in and beyond the LA area - this includes dining, travel and more.

Founded by journalist, and "Blues Mama" Kathy Leonardo (a longtime performer), the campy site has an unusual slant which will keep you entertained. Leonardo has been writing for the past 15 years about various subjects for the Huffington Post, THRIVE GLOBAL, LA Weekly, etc.

Each month the LAArtParty staff, led by Kathy Leonardo decides which events will be featured. Posted at noon on the Thursday prior to the last week of the month, LAArtParty.com features the Top Ten Art Parties, plus other fun events each month. VIP subscribers find out ONE week prior to the public and receive discounts and invites to VIP parties throughout the year.

See Contact Page to find out how to become a VIP subscriber so you don't miss any more great ART Parties!! See Contact/Rates Page to find out how submit and promote your own events!

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TOP TEN ART PARTIES / Events in December 2017

The holidays are officially HERE. We've got art parties and holiday parties too. FYI - our LAArtParty.com staff will be taking off from Dec 20-January 6, 2018. The art world slows down at this time anyway, but we have added some holiday event ideas. - Enjoy your season and whatevery holiday you celebrate!

Here is our list of staff picks for the Top Ten Art Parties / Events for December. 
Be sure to LIKE LAArtParty's FB Page - this is where we post UPDATES, or sign up for our newsletter at  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  and we will notify you, when we add more events. If you have some suggestions for our event selection, be sure to email us by the 2nd week of the prior month. Find out EARLY and receive INVITES to exclusive ART PARTIES - Become a VIP Subscriber HERE!

1. December 1, 2017: Montana Holiday Walk
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2. December 2, 2017: M+B Photo, Grand Opening - For info, Click Here
3. December 2, 2017: Santa Monica Art Studios - For info, Click Here
4. December 2, 2017: Corey Helford Gallery - For info, Click Here
5. December 7, 2017: The Taiwan Academy - For info, Click Here
6. December 9, 2017: Skidmore Contemporary Art - For info, Click Here
7. December 10, 2017: Blue 7 Gallery - For info, Click Here
8. December 10, 2017: Made Out of WHAT  - For info, Click Here
9. December 16, 2017: Los Angeles Art Association - For info, Click Here
10 December 1 - 31 2017: Something Rotten, Ahmanson - For info, Click Here

See below for an UPDATED list of events happenig in the last half of DECEMBER - just scroll down to see more events in date order!

CLICK HERE for an Updated list of Additional events for December....To read a previously published list (featuring events earlier in the month - CLICK HERE 

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