The Art Directors Guild (ADG, IATSE Local 800) Gallery 800 presents “ART UNITES 9: An Eclectic Mix of Art and Artists’ Works” opening Saturday, November 7, 2015 with a hosted reception from 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Located in the heart of the famed NoHo Arts District, Gallery 800 showcases guild members’ personal art in a series of shows throughout the year. The public will have the opportunity to meet the artists and preview their art.
Gallery 800 is including the personal work of members from Motion Picture Set Painters & Sign-Writers (IATSE Local 729), and Set Decorators Society of America, SDSA, in this exhibit. In addition, Gallery 800 invites special guest artist John Leverence, TV Academy’s Senior Vice President, Awards, to exhibit his personal artwork. Other artists include Denny Dugally, Shawn Esposito, Aprile Lanza Boettcher, Barbara Mesney, Michelle Armitage and Catherine Koon.
The Art Unites 9 reception will feature more than 100 original art pieces, live music featuring the “Do Drop In” jazz trio and refreshments. Gallery hours are Thursday-Saturday, 2 p.m.- 8 p.m. and Sunday 2 p.m – 6 p.m. Art Unites 9 will run through December 12, 2015 and is open to the public.