I am interested in exhibiting at the show. How do I become an exhibitor?
The show is open to galleries only. This is an invitation only show so there is a selection process once you have submitted an application. Please contact show management with any questions at firstname.lastname@example.org
Can I buy a catalogue online?
You may purchase a catalogue from the show or by calling the office at (310) 822-9145.
As an artist, can I show my portfolio to galleries?
No, during the duration of the show it is not the time nor place for artists to be presenting their portfolios to galleries. You may take their business cards and contact them later.
What discounts are available to Museum members or docents?
Museum members can receive a 50% discount at the door with proof of their museum membership card. Museum docents get in free with docent ID. Non-profit groups such as California Art Club, LA Art Association, Launch, Building Bridges, also receive half-off at the door.
Are there catalogue’s for sale?
Yes, the LA Art Show catalogue is for sale for a fee of $20, or is complimentary with the purchase of a Opening Night Friend level ticket, or higher.
Are purchased tickets refundable?
Our policy is that all ticket purchases are non-refundable. If there has been an error with the amount of purchase, we can review on a case by case basis. Please make sure you can come on the dates before you purchase a ticket.
I bought my ticket online, how do I get in the show?
Please bring a copy of the email confirm, or be able to show it on your phone.
Can I bring my dog?
Only service dogs are allowed in the show, with proper documentation.
Can I bring art to be appraised?
No outside work is allowed in the show.
Do you have wheelchairs for rent?
No, that is not something the LA Convention Center provides.
Are camera’s allowed?
You may take pictures of your favorite pieces, but it’s polite to ask the permission of the gallery owner, but please do not distract them if they are with a client.
Are we able to ship our purchased artwork from the show?
Yes, most galleries have shipping arrangements available or you may use the official LA Art Show shipper on site.
Will there be the same galleries at the show as last year?
Participation in the LA Art Show is by invitation, this year there will be a change in roster, however, many of last year’s galleries will be returning. Additionally, there are many excellent new galleries joining the show.
Can I attend the Opening Night Premiere Party?
Do I need to print my ticket or can I show it on my mobile device?
You can either print your ticket or have it on your mobile device to be scanned.
Is my ticket good for the rest of the show?
If you purchased an Opening Night Premiere Party ticket you may use it for the remainder of the show. Single day passes are only good for one day of the show.
Can we buy tickets at the door?
Yes, tickets can be purchased in advance or at the door.
Are children free?
No, children are not free.
Where is parking and how much?
Parking is available at the convention center ranging from $15-$25. The maps can be downloaded here www.laartshow.com/directions. Parking at adjacent lots are available and fees vary each day.