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DIRECTORY OF 85 ARTIST–RUN AND NON PROFIT ORGANIZATIONS IN LOS ANGELES FROM 2003 TO PRESENT (map)


Artist-Run = AR
Nonprofit = NP

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18th Street Arts Center
1639 18th Street
Santa Monica, CA 90404
18thstreet.org
NP

2nd Cannons Publications
www.2ndcannons.com
AR

323 Projects
(323) Tie-In-LA and
(323) 843-4652
www.323projects.com
AR

 

A

Actual Size
741 New High Street
Los Angeles, CA 90012
www.actualsizela.com
AR

Another Year in LA
8687 Melrose Avenue
West Hollywood, CA 90069
www.anotheryearinla.com
AR

Apartment 2
2317 Merton Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90041
apartment2.wordpress.com
AR

Art Office
www.artoffice.org
AR

Artist Curated Projects (ACP)
5152 La Vista Court
Los Angeles, CA 90004
www.artistcuratedprojects.com
AR

ART2102 of Los Angeles
www.art2102.org
AR / NP
Active 2003–2011.

 

B

Betalevel (formerly C-Level)
Located in a basement down an alley
in Chinatown, Los Angeles, behind
a Chinese restaurant, underneath
the shops and art galleries of Chung King Road.
www.betalevel.com
c-level.org
AR

 

C

Center for Land Use Interpretation (CLUI)
9331 Venice Boulevard
Culver City, CA 90232
www.clui.org
NP

Center For The Arts, Eagle Rock
2225 Colorado Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90041
www.centerartseaglerock.org
NP

Champion Fine Art
6073 Comey Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90034
AR
Active 2003–2005.

Clockshop
Clearwater Studios
2806 Clearwater Street
Los Angeles, CA 90039
www.clockshop.org
AR / NP
Active 2003–2010.

Commonwealth & Council
3006 W 7th St., #220
Los Angeles, CA 90005
www.commonwealthandcouncil.com
AR

Concord Space
1010 N San Fernando Road
Los Angeles, CA 90065
www.concordespace.com
AR

Control Room
2006 East 7th Street
Los Angeles, CA 90021
www.control-room.org
AR

 

D

Dan Graham
506 Bernard Street
Los Angeles, CA 90012
AR
Active 2009–2011.

Darin Klein and Friends
www.darinkleinandfriends.blogspot.com
AR

Durden and Ray
www.durdenandray.com
AR

 

E

Eighteen Thirty Collaborations
1830 Sunset Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90026
www.eighteenthirty.org
AR
Active 20082010.

Elephant
3325 Division Street
Los Angeles, CA 90065
elephantartspace.blogspot.com
AR

Esthetics as a Second Language (ESL)
www.eslprojects.org
AR
Active 2003–2006.

Eternal Telethon
www.eternaltelethon.com
AR

 

F

Fallen Fruit
www.fallenfruit.org
AR

Favorite Goods
936 1/2 Chung King Road
Los Angeles, CA 90012
www.favoritegoodslosangeles.com
AR

Fellows of Contemporary Art (FOCA)
970 North Broadway, Suite 208
Los Angeles, CA 90012
www.focala.org
NP

Five Thirty Three
533 South Los Angeles Street, 2nd Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90013
www.fivethirtythree.org
AR
Active 2007–2010.

 

G

g727
727 South Spring Street
Los Angeles, CA 90014
www.g727.org
AR
Active 2009–2010.

Gallery 1927
Fine Arts Building
811 West Seventh Street
Los Angeles, CA 90017
AR
Active 2008–2009.

Genesis Project, Los Angeles
AR
Active 2008.

 

H

High Desert Test Sites
HDTS Headquarters
behind Teacakes Bakery off of Hwy 62
6470 Veterans Way
Joshua Tree, CA 92252
www.highdeserttestsites.com

AR

Human Resources
410 Cottage Home Street
Los Angeles, CA 90012
www.humanresourcesla.com
AR / NP


J

JAUS
11851 La Grange Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90025
www.jausart.com
AR

Justin’s Museum of Contemporary Art (JMOCA)
2335 Silver Ridge Avenue
Los Angeles CA 90039
www.jmoca.info
AR
Active 20052010.


K

KCHUNG
Broadcasting on 1630am, Chinatown
Los Angeles, CA 90025
www.kchungradio.org
AR

 

L

La Pedestrians
www.lapedestrians.com
AR

Las Cienegas Projects
2045 South La Cienega Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90034
www.lascienegasprojects.org
AR
Active 20092011.

Latned Atsar
3222 W. Jefferson Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90018
www.latnedatsar.com
AR

LA><ART
2640 South La Cienega Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90034
www.laxart.org
NP

Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions (LACE)
6522 Hollywood Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90028
www.welcometolace.org
NP

Los Angeles Nomadic Division (LAND)
8033 Sunset Boulevard #455
Los Angeles CA, 90046
www.nomadicdivision.org
NP

Los Angeles Road Concerts
Along Los Angeles' lengthy streets.
laroadconcerts.org
AR

Los Angeles Urban Rangers
www.laurbanrangers.org
AR

 

M

Machine Project
1200-D North Alvarado Street
Los Angeles, CA 90026
www.machineproject.com
AR / NP

MAK Center for Art and Architecture
at the Schindler House
835 North Kings Road
West Hollywood, CA 90069
www.makcenter.org
NP

MATERIAL
www.materialpress.org
AR

Materials & Applications
1619 Silver Lake Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90026
www.emanate.org
AR / NP

Metabolic Studio (Farmlab)
1745 North Spring Street #4
Los Angeles, CA 90012
www.farmlab.org
AR

Monte Vista Projects
5442 Monte Vista Street
Los Angeles, CA 90042
www.montevistaprojects.com
AR

Museum of Jurassic Technology
9341 Venice Boulevard
Culver City, CA 90232
www.mjt.org
NP

 

N

Night Gallery
2276 E 16th St.
Los Angeles, CA 90021
www.nightgallery.ca
AR

 

O

Ooga Booga
943 N. Broadway #203
Los Angeles, CA 90012

oogaboogastore.com
AR

Open Arms
yourartonourarms.wordpress.com
AR

Outpost for Contemporary Art (now part of Armory Center)
1268 Avenue 50
Los Angeles, CA 90042
www.outpost-art.org
NP
Active 2004–2011.

 

P

Pauline
AR

Pieter
420 West Avenue 33, Unit 10
Los Angeles, CA 90031
www.pieterpasd.com
AR

PØST
1904 East 7th Place
Los Angeles, CA 90021
www.post-la.com
AR

Public Fiction
749 Avenue 50
Los Angeles, CA 90042
www.publicfiction.org
AR

 

R

Raid Projects
at The Brewery Art Complex
602 Moulton Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90031
raidprojects.wordpress.com
AR

 

S

SASSAS (The Society for the Activation of Social Space through Art and Sound)
P.O. Box 411453
Los Angeles, CA 90041
www.sassas.org
AR / NP

Sea and Space Explorations
4755 York Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90042
www.seaandspace.org
AR / NP
Active 2007–2010.

Self Help Graphics & Art (SHG)
3802 East Cesar E. Chavez Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90063
www.selfhelpgraphics.com
NP

Shoe Box Gallery
Locations change for each show.
shoeboxla.blogspot.com
AR

Short House
www.shorthouse.com
AR

Side Street Projects
P.O. Box 90432
Pasadena, CA 91109
www.sidestreet.org
AR / NP

Six Months: Crenshaw
AR
Active 2003.

Slab
www.slabprojects.com
AR

Slanguage
640 North Avalon Boulevard
Wilmington, CA, 90744
www.slanguagestudio.com
AR

Social and Public Art Resource Centre (SPARC)
685 Venice Boulevard
Venice, CA 90291
www.sparcmurals.org
NP

Statler Waldorf Gallery
Located in a private residence in Echo Park, Los Angeles.
www.statlerwaldorfgallery.com
AR

Summercamp
3119 Chadwick Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90032
summercampprojectproject.blogspot.com
AR

Sunday’s Gallery
4949 Hollywood Blvd. Suite 212
Los Angeles, CA 90027
AR
Active 2008–2009.

Sundown Schoolhouse (formerly Sundown Salon, est. 2000)
Based in Fritz Haeg’s geodesic dome
in Glassell Park, Los Angeles. Itinerant since 2007
www.sundownschoolhouse.org
AR
Active 20062009.

 

T

Telic Arts Exchange
951 Chung King Road
Los Angeles, CA 90012
www.telic.info
AR / NP

The Finley
4627 Finley Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90027

thefinleygallery.artcodeinc.com
AR

The Institute for Figuring
990 N. Hill St. #180
Los Angeles, CA 90012

theiff.org
AR

The Journal of Aesthetics and Protest
www.journalofaestheticsandprotest.org
AR

The Mountain School of Arts
Located in the back room of
The Mountain, a bar in the heart
of Chinatown.
473 Gin Ling Way
Los Angeles, CA 90012
www.themountainschoolofarts.org
AR

The Vanity
30 Dunsmuir Ave. #204
Los Angeles, CA 90036
/thevanitygallery.tumblr.com
AR

The Wulf
1026 South Santa Fe Ave. #203
Los Angeles, CA 90021
www.thewulf.org
NP

 

W

Watts Towers and Art Center
1761–1765 East 107th Street
Los Angeles, CA 90002
www.wattstowers.us
NP

West of Rome (WoR)
380 South Lake Avenue, Suite 209
Pasadena, CA 91101
www.westofrome.org
NP

WEEKEND
4634 Hollywood Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90027
www.weekendspace.org
NP

Wildness at Silver Platter
2700 West 7th Street
Los Angeles, CA 90057
www.realwildness.com
AR
Active 20082010.

workspace
2601 Pasadena Avenue, Unit C
Los Angeles, CA 90031
www.workspace2601.com
AR
Active 2008–2012.

WPA
510 Bernard Street
Los Angeles, CA 90012
www.wpala.com
AR
Active 20092012.

 

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