01/25/2011 01:19 pm ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Art Los Angeles Contemporary Fair in Santa Monica

WHAT: Art Los Angeles Contemporary

WHO: Art Los Angeles Contemporary director Tim Fleming, Ben Bourgeois, China Chow, Waldo Fernandez, Jennifer and Peter Franciosa, Neil Patrick Harris & David Burtka, Linda and Jerry Janger, Christine Nichols, Greg Salmeri, Ronnie Sassoon, Cindy Schwartz and Robyn Schwartz, Christopher Yin, John Yoon among others.

WHEN: Thursday, January 27 Opening Night Reception.
Friday, January 28 - Sunday, January 30 public hours (11-7 fri and sat, 11-6 sun)

WHERE: The Barker Hangar at the Santa Monica Airport,
3021 Airport Avenue, Santa Monica, CA 90405

WHY: With last year's fair a success, the Art Los Angeles Contemporary (ALAC) will throw its second international contemporary art fair from January 27-30, 2011. The latest incarnation, to be held at Santa Monica Airport's Barker Hangar, will feature 70 galleries, both local and international, as well as lectures, panel discussions, and series of films and performances. Highlights include Camilo Ontiveros' sinister appliances and the monochrome gradients of Evan Gruzis' photos. Tickets are $18.00 and the website is

The new venue allows the fair to grow to accommodate more art galleries and large scale special projects in an expansive venue with soaring 40 foot ceilings.

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