Category: Arts & Culture

The Sunset Strip’s Historic Rock ‘n’ Roll Billboards Image
By Chris Epting - March 10, 2020 - Arts & Culture

The Sunset Strip’s Historic Rock ‘n’ Roll Billboards

It all started back in the 1960s when Elektra, a record label under Warner Music Group, noticed how effective billboards were along the Las Vegas strip.

Artist Spotlight: Marisabel Bazan Image
By Maxine Tatlonghari - March 9, 2020 - Arts & Culture

Artist Spotlight: Marisabel Bazan

It was one of those rare cool, overcast mornings here in West Hollywood when I walked over to one of my favorite spots, Joe & the Juice, to meet with the self-taught Panamanian artist behind the…

Explore the Murals and Street Art of the West Hollywood Design District Image
By Seth - March 8, 2020 - Arts & Culture

Explore the Murals and Street Art of the West Hollywood Design District

A street stroll through the West Hollywood Design District always inspires! With 250+ studios and leaders in art, design, food, and fashion all within a sunny walk, it’s no surprise the local street art and murals…

The Fall Guide to Galleries and Museums Image
By Jacqueline Fitzgerald - March 7, 2020 - Arts & Culture

The Fall Guide to Galleries and Museums

The seductive beauty, beguiling promise and startling contradictions of Los Angeles provide rich fodder for creative souls, especially artists. West Hollywood offers a first-rate selection of places where you can appreciate their work and perhaps even…

The History (and Future) of the Sunset Strip’s Viper Room Image
By Chris Epting - March 5, 2020 - Arts & Culture

The History (and Future) of the Sunset Strip’s Viper Room

When actor Johnny Depp launched The Viper Room in 1993, it automatically became one of the hottest places on the Sunset Strip. But few people realize just how historic its location at 8852 Sunset really is.

A 3-Day Music Weekend on the Sunset Strip Image
By Lina Lecaro - March 2, 2020 - Arts & Culture

A 3-Day Music Weekend on the Sunset Strip

West Hollywood embodies the heart, soul, and thrill of music like no other city. Music lovers enjoy myriad sounds and scenes to choose from every night.

West Hollywood Legacies: Book Soup Image
By Alison Martino - March 2, 2020 - Arts & Culture

West Hollywood Legacies: Book Soup

Book Soup has been known, both then and now, for its endless supply of books, stacked high and crammed into tall shelves. Their titles have attracted a clientele of locals, tourists, and the entertainment crowd for…

West Hollywood Design District celebrates during Frieze Los Angeles Image
By Seth - February 10, 2020 - Arts & Culture

West Hollywood Design District celebrates during Frieze Los Angeles

West Hollywood has long been a favorite destination for creative souls, designers, and artists. Located at the base of the Hollywood Hills and adjacent to Beverly Hills, West Hollywood is a creative and progressive city that…

Gone But Not Forgotten in West Hollywood Image
By Chris Epting - February 10, 2020 - Arts & Culture

Gone But Not Forgotten in West Hollywood

Certain iconic establishments along the Strip may be gone, but their legacies still help shape the mystique and lore of the area. Without them, the Strip wouldn’t be what it is today.

One City One Pride: LGBTQ Arts Festival Image
By Seth - June 18, 2018 - Arts & Culture

One City One Pride: LGBTQ Arts Festival

Get ready for 40 Days of LGBTQ Arts in WeHo! One City One Pride (dates to be announced soon) is an arts festival of mostly free events held in WeHo that celebrate Pride month. Enjoy interactive, performing…

WeHo Artes Celebrates Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA Image
By Jacqueline Fitzgerald - September 5, 2017 - Arts & Culture

WeHo Artes Celebrates Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA

Pablo Picasso once said: “Art is a lie that makes us realize truth.” You may or may not agree, but it’s a good thought to keep in mind as more than 100 Southern Californian museums, cultural…

Treat Yourself to (Free) Winter Sounds Concerts Image
By Seth - December 22, 2016 - Arts & Culture

Treat Yourself to (Free) Winter Sounds Concerts

Make it a highbrow Saturday night with dinner and a show! First come, first served. No RSVPs required. Free parking in adjacent public parking lot. Jennifer Leitham December 2, 2017, 5 to 6:30 PM West Hollywood…

Get Cultured in West Hollywood Image
By Seth - December 22, 2016 - Arts & Culture

Get Cultured in West Hollywood

Plan your next travel dates to enjoy one or more of these city-wide festival and celebrations. Join like-mindeds the world over in WeHo. May – Russian Arts and Culture Week The 16th annual event will be…

Walkable WeHo: Art on the Outside Image
By Seth - December 22, 2016 - Arts & Culture

Walkable WeHo: Art on the Outside

A walkabout WeHo can feel like a stroll through an art show. You’ll find creative expression everywhere including amazing public art exhibitions and outdoor sculpture. Jump in your walking shoes and enjoy an artsy walk in…

Discover WeHo Literary Arts & Outfest Image
By Seth - December 22, 2016 - Arts & Culture

Discover WeHo Literary Arts & Outfest

People who love to create call West Hollywood home and we welcome like-minded visitors. Bring and share your vibrant ideas and inspiration! Wehoans support and foster all forms of self-expression—including yours. Plus, WeHo is all about…

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