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.
TWO COATS OF PAINT Interview: Timothy Nolan and his public art project at LAX By Sharon Butler August 3, 2016 If you find yourself in Terminal 7 at the Los Angeles International Airport, you can’t miss Timothy Nolan’s new public art project, a series of large-scale...read more
REVIEW CB1 GALLERY: SUSAN SILAS By Max King Cap June 30, 2016 There is a feud taking place at CB1 Gallery; it sets in conflict the looking-glass and the hour-glass—our waning but resistant vigor versus our inexorable putrefaction. In her exhibition, revealingly titled...read more
REVIEW Susan Silas’ naked look at self-image at CB1 Gallery By Sharon Mizota June 25, 2016 It’s possible that Susan Silas’ relentless (some would say obsessive) self-portraiture at CB1 Gallery only seems powerful to me because I, too, am a middle-aged woman. If...read more
Conversation with Brett Reichman & Daniel Samaniego | Brett Reichman in Provincetown & the Bronx Museum of the Arts
Brett Reichman and Daniel Samaniego Conversation on the State of Queer Art CB1 Gallery artist Brett Reichman and his former student at SFAI, Daniel Samaniego, whose work was recently included in Tight Ass: Labor Intensive Drawing and Realism, an...read more
Lily Simonson’s luminous Antarctica art By Shara Morris April 26, 2016 How far will an artist go for her art? For Lily Simonson, it’s Antarctica. She went there last year with the National Science Foundation’s Antarctic Artists & Writers Program. These...read more
Review by Genie Davis May, 2016 Lily Simonson’s “Midnight Sun” is the work of both an artist and an Antarctic explorer, a magical viewing experience that pulls us into canvases fecund with color and motion. Based on her second expedition to Antarctica as the Awardee...read more