Every second Thursday of the month from noon – 9 p.m., art lovers gather in Downtown LA for the Downtown Art Walk. Join in on the fun by taking a free self-guided tour of the area’s hottest galleries, ranging from commercial art to nonprofit venues. If it’s your first time, make sure to download a map and read about the art walk before you go. If you’re having trouble choosing where to visit, these five galleries have garnered reputations for style, scene and cutting-edge art.
729 S. Spring St.
Los Angeles, CA 90014
There’s something distinctly LA about The Hive, one of Downtown Art Walk’s busiest galleries. The works here represent an amalgam of talent, all of which has a common theme of pushing boundaries both personal and public. Expect a DJ, a hip crowd and eye-popping work.