Experience 13:


October 12, 2014 - February 1, 2015

HOME explored the way we perceive comfort within our own four walls. Whether “gemütlich” or rather cool, if you leave your door open for art, it most certainly influences your beloved place. We all have very distinct intuitions – call them “personal tastes” – about what feels right to us. Art in general can shock or inspire. [...]

2016-09-16T11:24:07+00:00 October 12th, 2014|
Experience 12:


September 2 - 8, 2014

In September 2014, SCRATCH curators FISHE and CRE8 collaborated on Experience 12: FIRE/WATER, two murals that pay homage to the history of the Old El Segundo Fire Station building located at El Segundo and Nash. [...]

2016-04-22T20:50:02+00:00 September 10th, 2014|
Experience 11:


June 8 - September 21, 2014

Many of LA’s most influential graffiti and tattoo artists covered the walls and floors of ESMoA to publicly launch their 21st century encounter with an artistic tradition: The Getty Graffiti Black Book. [...]

2016-09-16T11:49:04+00:00 June 8th, 2014|
Experience 10:


March 2 - 8, 2014

The German artist Amely Spötzl unleashed PHYTOMAGNETIC at ESMoA on Main Street in El Segundo. The art experience from the art laboratory transformed the old Post Office located directly adjacent to ESMoA with a silver line drawing of a plane leaf inspired by a nearby tree. [...]

2016-09-16T11:51:46+00:00 March 1st, 2014|
Experience 09:


February 2 - May 4, 2014

SILENCE explored the path of abstraction in art. Still waters run deep, the saying goes. There is a parallel in abstraction in general. Lying deep in our ways of perceiving the world and understanding the way of things is a great connection between the use of line, color, contrast and pattern. [...]

2016-09-16T11:54:06+00:00 February 2nd, 2014|
Experience 08:


January 6, 2014

On January 6, 2014, there was a video projection on the tower facade of El Segundo High School produced by one of our STING artists-in-residence, Mauricio Abad, and ESMoA in collaboration with El Segundo High School students. [...]

2016-04-22T20:47:58+00:00 January 6th, 2014|
Experience 07:


December 8 - January 19, 2014

STING employed art as a vehicle for change, using transversality (how spaces intersect) as a way of production, autonomy as a means for development, and cooperation as a substitute for the specialization model introduced by the centers of power. [...]

2016-09-16T11:57:51+00:00 December 8th, 2013|
Experience 06:


November 14, 2013

ESMoA sponsored a professional Elvis impersonator contest at the Old Town Music Hall at 140 Richmond Street in El Segundo – conveniently located mere walking distance from the FAME exhibition. [...]

2016-04-22T20:47:11+00:00 November 14th, 2013|
Experience 05:


September 8 - November 24, 2013

FAME explored the ambivalent soul of Los Angeles. One part dream machine and another part Vanity Fair, Los Angeles is home to dislocated whimsy and constructed memory. It is also the headquarter of the Wende Museum, which has the most interesting archives of artifacts from the almost forgotten Cold-War. [...]

2016-09-16T12:00:09+00:00 September 8th, 2013|
Experience 04:


June 15, 2013

During this one-day installation called Objectified, fine art body painter Trina Merry posed these questions and allowed viewers to come up with answers by creating a conversation with the self. Trina Merry and her team ART ALIVE Gallery collaborated with artist Theresa Because to create a 4 part installation: Martha Stewart-style country cottage Tiki style man den Executive’s urban condo Retirement RV "Our role as humans living in an urban lifestyle seems to be following the trends of our peers, [...]

2016-09-16T12:07:55+00:00 June 15th, 2013|