Exhibiting a wide range of contemporary art by established, mid-career and emerging artists, CB1 Gallery is located in the rapidly developing downtown Los Angeles’ arts/warehouse district. Our mission is to present museum quality shows in our four galleries with a variety of exhibitions, from painting and drawing, to sculpture, photography, video and other media.
Lisa Adams, Toffle's House, 2017, oil on canvas, 16" x 20" PICK OF THE WEEK Lisa Adams – Petrichor By Ezrha Jean Black March 16, 2017 ‘Petrichor’ was a word I was unfamiliar with until Lisa Adams used it as the title of her current show at CB1. It apparently refers to...read more
Michael Mancari, Skate Park, 2016, oil and enamel on canvas, 60" x 77" REVIEW ON VIEW: Forays into Abstract Painting Three Los Angeles Exhibitions By Molly Enholm March 10, 2017 Michael Mancari, “Motherboard” at CB1 Gallery Through April 9, 2017 To view the paintings...read more
Merion Estes, Lost Horizons #53, 2011, mixed media collage and acrylic on Arches paper, 44" x 30" sheet REVIEW Merion Estes: “Lost Horizons” at CB1 Gallery By Megan Abrahams February 23, 2017 In the purview of Merion Estes, what was once lost is found again—and given...read more
Emily Davis Adams, No. 131, 2016, oil on canvas over panel, 11" x 14" REVIEW A vast landscape unfolds in bands of color: Emily Davis Adams at CB1 Gallery By Christopher Knight January 27, 2017 Light is both a particle and a wave in 24 small, abstract paintings by...read more
Lost Horizons #34, 2009, mixed media collage and acrylic on Arches paper, 44" x 30" sheet REVIEW Vibrant beauty in L.A. artist Merion Estes' 'Lost Horizons' By Leah Ollman January 15, 2017 Merion Estes' collaged paintings on paper at CB1 invoke a tower of Babel...read more
Mira Schor, "Power" Figure: The Great Man Speaks, 2016, ink, flashe paint and gesso on tracing paper, 64" x 24" REVIEW Mira Schor By Kavior Moon December, 2016 The problems of painting, language, and gendered power relations have long animated the work of New...read more