CALL FOR ARTISTS!! Open Call: Spooky CampDeadline: January 28, 2022 Shoebox Arts invites YOU to submit work for this national open call online exhibition at Shoebox Projects, our alternative art space that supports artists through curator opportunities, residencies, representation, and exhibitions. Spooky CampThe tools of humor and fear, when used together, can speak to truth in poignant ways. This will […]

In the Studio with Eric Sanders

What would life be like without art?For me, life would be rudderless without art. It’s like an old friend whom you may lose touch with from time to time but that you know is always there for support if you need it. As a kid I learned to love the joy of painting through my father, and as I got […]

In the Studio with Vicky Hoffman

What does a day in your art practice look like? Mornings tend to be reserved for the “business” of life, e.g., walk dog, any meetings, conversations, yoga, errands, etc. In short, I want a clear head when I get to the studio so I’m not distracted by a “to do” list. While in the studio, I dislike interruptions from texts […]

In the Studio with Debra Vodhanel

What do you wish to accomplish with your art? My wish is for my art to reflect the beauty of being alive, instill in others an appreciation of this mystery we call life, and an appreciation of the responsibilities and freedom with which it comes. I want my audience to see in my work an open-ended invitation to explore their […]

In the Studio with Daniela Soberman  

What does a day in your art practice look like? I’m currently working on a large project that spans several months.  The panels I’m working with are too large to fit inside of my current space, so I’m forced to work outside in the elements. Plaster work composes a large part of my surface treatments so that means I’m contending […]

In the Studio with Susan Amorde

When was the first time that you remember realizing that you are a creative person? Ever since I can remember. I was always the kid in class making the large size paintings about the topic of the day. In fact, I still have a large painting on rolled up butcher paper of jungle animals that I did in elementary school—probably […]

Shoebox is looking for a Social Media Manager

Art Job: Social Media Manager Come work with our inspiring team at Shoebox Arts, Art and Cake and Shoebox Projects.We run a support network for artists in Los Angeles with a focus on mentorship, management, business coaching, marketing and community. We also founded the online art magazine Art and Cake and run the alternative art space, Shoebox Projects. Our mission […]

Compass Rose at 643 Project Space

Compass RoseA Group Exhibition Opens October 1 5-8pmOn view October 1 – October 29 643 Project Space643 N Ventura AveVentura CA 93001http://www.643projectspace.com/ Curated by Kristine Schomaker Featured Artists:Connie Rohman http://www.connierohman.com/ Heather Lowehttps://www.heatherlowelenticular.com/ Kristine Schomakerhttps://www.kristineschomaker.net/ Lea Feinsteinhttp://www.leafeinstein.com/about Lorraine Heitzmanhttps://www.gallery.piercecollegeart.com/heitzman/ Yemisi Oyeniyihttps://www.instagram.com/yemisi_zenger/ Throughout the pandemic, many turned inward as we searched for touchstones to ground us, but we also sought solace from […]

(POSTPONED) Call for Artists: “Call and Response: Collaboration at a Distance 14″

Call and Response Round 13: Michelle Andrade and Hope Ezcurra THIS CALL FOR ARTISTS HAS BEEN POSTPONED. WE WILL LET YOU KNOW WHEN WE ARE BACK. THANK YOU FOR YOUR UNDERSTANDING AND CONSIDERATION “Call and Response: Collaboration at a Distance 14” “Call and Response” is a project organized by the Shoebox Arts team at the beginning of the pandemic. IG […]