Gallery 800, located at 5108 Lankershim Blvd, North Hollywood, will showcase guild members personal art in a series of shows throughout the year, culminating in their yearly exhibition, Art Unites, according to Art Directors Guild President, Tom Walsh.
About the Art Directors Guild:
The Art Directors Guild & Scenic, Title and Graphic Artists (Local 800 of the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees, IATSE) represents nearly 2,000 members who work throughout the United States, Canada and the rest of the world in film, television and theater as Production Designers, Art Directors, and Assistant Art Directors; Scenic, Title and Graphic Artists; Illustrators and Matte Artists; and Set Designers and Model Makers. Established in 1937, ADG’s ongoing activities include a Film Society; an annual Awards Banquet, a creative/technology community (5D: The Future of Immersive Design) and Membership Directory; a bimonthly craft magazine (Perspective); and extensive technology-training programs, creative workshops and craft and art exhibitions. The Guild’s Online Directory/Website Resource is at www.adg.org.
Gallery 800 has a gift shop with prints, mens and women’s tee-shirts, as well as hand-made gift cards. They are perfect for any occasion, but with the holidays around the corner, even more so!
Representing Gallery 800 are Denis Olsen, Curator and ADG Board Member, and Special Projects Coordinator, Nicki La Rosa. Gallery 800’s mission is to promote the works of Local 800’s talented entertainment industry professionals, in an intimate venue, on a personal level. Gallery 800 hours are Thursday through Saturday 2:00 pm – 8:00 pm and Sunday 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm. For more information, please visit the Gallery 800 website at www.gallery800.com.
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