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IS GOING VIRTUAL!

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THE

FROGTOWN

ARTWALK

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JOIN US ONLINE

OCTOBER 16-18, 2020

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the biennial Frogtown Artwalk has gone virtual with "The Art of Frogtown." Join us for a 3-day online event featuring exhibits, workshops, music, artist talks, kid's activities and more!

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Preview the Virtual Artwalk..

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Become an Artist Member

Are you an artist interested in joining our community or participating in the virtual artwalk? Learn more about member benefits to become an EVAC Artist Member and start your Artist Profile.

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Artist Profiles

Discover the work of local artist's inside Frogtown, Los Angeles and beyond! Learn more about each artist by checking out their artist profile. This is a new feature being updated, so stay tuned for more.

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Sponsor the Artwalk

Is your organization interested in sponsoring the virtual artwalk? Learn more about sponsorships make the artwalk a reality and support educational activities throughout the year.

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TUNE IN

FOR ART AND MORE

The Frogtown Artwalk is our main fundraiser that allows us to provide low-cost or free art programs for the youth and community of Elysian Valley. Please join us online to view local art or tune in to watch our scheduled live-stream.

To contribute, you can show your art, sponsor the artwalk, or donate.

UPCOMING ARTWALK EVENTS
  • Poetry Book Rhythms: A Start to Finish Writing Art Performance Class Series
    Poetry Book Rhythms: A Start to Finish Writing Art Performance Class Series
    Sun, Apr 07
    Los Angeles
    Apr 07, 2024, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM PDT
    Los Angeles, 1901 Blake Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90039, USA
    Join poet, spoken word performer and educator A.K. Toney for a journey into learning poetry, creating your own poetry art book, making rhythms to accompany your poetry and performing at a spoken word show in the heart of Frogtown.
  • THIS EVENT IS FULL  - Girl Dinner - An Evening of Art, Music & Connection
    THIS EVENT IS FULL  - Girl Dinner - An Evening of Art, Music & Connection
    Sat, Mar 09
    Los Angeles
    Mar 09, 2024, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM PST
    Los Angeles, 1901 Blake Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90039, USA
    Join EVAC and The Left Bank for an evening of art, music and connection celebrating International Women's Day and Women's History Month.
  • Learn the Art of Mosaic with Artist-in-Residence Katrina Alexy
    Learn the Art of Mosaic with Artist-in-Residence Katrina Alexy
    Multiple Dates
    Tue, Dec 19
    Community Room - Blake Lofts
    Dec 19, 2023, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
    Community Room - Blake Lofts, 1901 Blake Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90039, USA
    Are you a senior (55+) who would like to learn the Art of Mosaic and partake in a relaxing and creative weekly community workshop every Tuesday from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm?
  • Holiday Open House at The Blake Lofts
    Holiday Open House at The Blake Lofts
    Sat, Dec 09
    Los Angeles
    Dec 09, 2023, 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM PST
    Los Angeles, 1901 Blake Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90039, USA
    Join us at our headquarters in Frogtown for a free holiday celebration featuring an art and craft sale by some of our artist members and local craftspersons, refreshments, live music, photo booth and more!
  • Start to Finish: a Creative Journey for Young Artists
    Start to Finish: a Creative Journey for Young Artists
    Thu, Nov 09
    Los Angeles
    Nov 09, 2023, 4:00 PM – Jan 18, 2024, 4:00 PM
    Los Angeles, 1901 Blake Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90039, USA
    This class series is at capacity - no more sign ups will be accepted.
  • Elysian Valley Recreation Center Mural Workshop
    Elysian Valley Recreation Center Mural Workshop
    Sat, Nov 04
    Los Angeles
    Nov 04, 2023, 3:00 PM PDT – Nov 05, 2023, 6:00 PM PST
    Los Angeles, 1811 Ripple St, Los Angeles, CA 90039, USA
    Join us for a free community workshop to inform our muralist finalists about our community and what we would like for our mural on the recreation center building. Come meet the muralists, share stories and history of Elysian Valley/Frogtown.
  • Drag Queen Bingo Fundraiser with Jordan Jayro
    Drag Queen Bingo Fundraiser with Jordan Jayro
    Thu, Oct 26
    Los Angeles
    Oct 26, 2023, 7:00 PM – Oct 27, 2023, 9:00 PM
    Los Angeles, 2931 Gilroy St, Los Angeles, CA 90039, USA
    Join us on October 26, 2023 from 7-9 pm for a bingo fundraiser to benefit arts education for Elysian Valley Arts Collective. Our hostess for the evening, drag artist Jordan Jayro, will entertain guests as she calls BINGO - all to raise funds for free art classes for teens and seniors.
  • The Art of Mosaic with Artist-in-Residence Katrina Alexy (1)
    The Art of Mosaic with Artist-in-Residence Katrina Alexy (1)
    Tue, Sep 19
    Community Room - Blake Lofts
    Sep 19, 2023, 10:00 AM – Sep 20, 2023, 10:00 AM
    Community Room - Blake Lofts, 1901 Blake Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90039, USA
    Are you a senior (55+) who would like to learn the Art of Mosaic and partake in a relaxing and creative weekly community workshop every Tuesday from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm?
  • The Art of Mosaic with Artist-in-Residence Katrina Alexy
    The Art of Mosaic with Artist-in-Residence Katrina Alexy
    Tue, Sep 12
    Community Room - Blake Lofts
    Sep 12, 2023, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
    Community Room - Blake Lofts, 1901 Blake Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90039, USA
    Learn the Art of Mosaic and partake in a relaxing and creative weekly community workshop for Seniors (55+) every Tuesday from Sept. 12 - Dec. 19, 2023. Drop In Hours from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm. Workshops limited to 12 students.
  • Trailer Park Summer Art Soiree Annual Fundraiser
    Trailer Park Summer Art Soiree Annual Fundraiser
    Sat, Jul 29
    Happier Camper
    Jul 29, 2023, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
    Happier Camper, 2960 Marsh St, Los Angeles, CA 90039, USA
    Join us for our summer fundraiser at Happier Camper!
  • Dorris Place Elementary Student Art Show
    Dorris Place Elementary Student Art Show
    Sun, Jun 25
    The Blake Lofts
    Jun 25, 2023, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM PDT
    The Blake Lofts, 1901 Blake Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90039, USA
    Please join us as we present an art show of works created by students of Dorris Place Elementary School during our after school program “Start to Finish: A Creative Journey for Young Artists.”
  • Screening of Documentary Film "MAJA"
    Screening of Documentary Film "MAJA"
    Sat, Jun 17
    The Blake Lofts
    Jun 17, 2023, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM PDT
    The Blake Lofts, 1901 Blake Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90039, USA
    A short film about multi-disciplined, Latinx artist Milton "Maja" Jurado. The film chronicles Maja's journey as an undocumented young gay man coming from Ecuador to Los Angeles in the early 1970's, finding his place within the city beginning with Self-Help Graphics & Art.
  • Stories, Poems & Songs: a Literary Lounge by the LA River
    Stories, Poems & Songs: a Literary Lounge by the LA River
    Sat, May 27
    The Blake Lofts
    May 27, 2023, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM PDT
    The Blake Lofts, 1901 Blake Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90039, USA
    Mike Sonksen, AKA "Mike the Poet" curates an evening with L.A's best poets reading their own work and poems by the late FoLAR founder, Lewis MacAdams. We will also celebrate the reissue of Mike's book "Letters to My City," enjoy making S'mores and an evening of inspiring poetry and conversation.
  • 2022 Frogtown Artwalk
    2022 Frogtown Artwalk
    Sat, Sep 24
    Los Angeles
    Sep 24, 2022, 3:00 PM – 10:00 PM PDT
    Los Angeles, 2041 Blake Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90039, USA
    Our in-person artwalk is back for 2022 with all of the fun things you know and love-pedicabs, chalk walk, hula hoop dance party and of course, tons of art!
  • Soul Summer Celebration - a Fundraiser for the 2022 Frogtown Artwalk
    Soul Summer Celebration - a Fundraiser for the 2022 Frogtown Artwalk
    Sat, Jul 30
    Plan:d Gallery
    Jul 30, 2022, 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM PDT
    Plan:d Gallery , 3041 N Coolidge Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90039, USA
    Join us at Plan:d Gallery in Frogtown for a fun summertime soul music dance party to raise funds for the upcoming 2022 Frogtown Artwalk.
  • Community Movie Night - Grease + Sounds of Dorris Place
    Community Movie Night - Grease + Sounds of Dorris Place
    Fri, Jun 03
    Los Angeles
    Jun 03, 2022, 6:00 PM PDT
    Los Angeles, 1811 Ripple St, Los Angeles, CA 90039
    Join your neighbors as we celebrate summer in Elysian Valley with a free community movie night. Bring your lawn chairs, your blankets and your pillows and settle in for a fun evening of films shown outside on an inflatable screen.
  • Illuminate The Night
    Illuminate The Night
    Sat, Apr 09
    Los Angeles River Greenway Trail, Los Angeles CA
    Apr 09, 2022, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
    Los Angeles River Greenway Trail, Los Angeles CA
    Join us for the Taylor Yard Pedestrian Bridge festival!
  • Piece of My Heart - A Valentine's Day Art Workshop
    Piece of My Heart - A Valentine's Day Art Workshop
    Thu, Feb 10
    via Zoom
    Feb 10, 2022, 4:00 PM
    via Zoom
    Gather your favorite art supplies and join artist and educator Kait Walsh for a cardmaking, puzzle creating, love spreading online workshop. The hour long session will include fun and easy to follow along steps plus a whole lotta space to explore and play. All ages are welcome!
FEATURED PROGRAM

OUR MISSION

The Elysian Valley Arts Collective (E.V.A.C.), a Frogtown based arts 501(c)3 non-profit, is dedicated to preserving and promoting an inclusive community along the Los Angeles River consisting of artisans, businesses, community organizations and local residents, in order to cultivate a sense of place, a vibrant local economy and arts education for youth.

Filmmaking (Ages 7-18)

Sounds of my Elysian Valley

Students from the EV neighborhood are paired up with film-makers, photographers and radio hosts to create photos and videos documenting their neighborhood and school.

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Our Goal: Catalyzing Community Through the Arts

Formed in 2008, the EVAC brings arts programming to Elysian Valley

Join the EVAC as an artist or show your support by becoming a resident or business patron or a sponsor

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