21st CENTRAL AVENUE JAZZ FESTIVAL
The Arts Pavilion.
La Mancha Gallery is honored to be hosting the Arts Pavilion at the 21st Annual Central Avenue Jazz Festival!
La Mancha Gallery will be hosting for the 3rd year in a row The Arts Pavilion at The 21st Central Avenue Jazz Festival. A 30’x80′ foot tent that will house cutting-edge art from top artists in Los Angeles as well as live muralists and a “John Coltrane Chapel” art installation.
Curated by Omar Holguin the selected artwork ranging from all sizes and mediums will include a live painting presentation by renown muralist and artist EnkOne, a “John Coltrane Chapel” art installation by artist Donald Frazell, Mexican Artist Xavier Yarto, the magnificent fully functional cardboard sculptures of Ron Zeno and talented artists like Kevin T. Williams, Alexander Sedoyan, Darren Smith-Robinson, Sly Fabu and many, many more. The art installation by Stephen M. Gates will be set against the backdrop aesthetic of black tubes, colorful hats and lampshades with white trees accents.
Directly across from the historic Dunbar Hotel, the beautifully-restored mecca for jazz legends of the l930’s and l940’s, Virtually all of the artists represented had personal and emotional connections to the neighborhood and the African-American jazz culture which had flourished there in decades past. Many artists participating have achieved widespread recognition, even worldwide acclaim.
CLIENT: 21st Central Avenue Jazz Festival
AGENCY: The New 9th, Councilman Curren D. Price
ROLE: Curatorial Event Project