Our Vision for MART LA

MART has showcased Irish contemporary art, provided space and opportunities in Ireland and internationally for artists for over ten years. With a decade of experience behind us we look forward at expanding our MART organisation to have an international base in Los Angeles - MART LA.

We are a hunt for a space to test the waters for a 1 year pop up gallery and are delighted to have a taster showcase as part of IRELAND WEEK 2017.

A Contemporary Irish Arts Center in Los Angeles housing an art gallery, studios and performance space; promoting leading and emerging Contemporary Irish Visual Art, Culture and Performance serving the West Coast of the United States of America.

Developing and promoting contemporary Irish culture, visual art, music, performance and film in Los Angeles 

Developing a creative platform to support and challenge Irish artists and as a means of promoting Irish cultural activities in LA.

Support contemporary art through public engagement, while providing opportunities for artists through exhibition and studio space.

Visual Art

Promoting Contemporary Irish Visual Artists working in multi disciplinary practices that challenge traditional methods, concepts and subjects.

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See It

Performance

Showcasing leading performance artists working in live art, who create and present an ephemeral art experience for an audience.

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Film

Providing a unique setting to present cutting edge feature and short length films from the exciting Irish film industry.

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Picture This

Music

A platform for contemporary Irish music acts to be showcased on the West Coast of United States.

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Get Heard

Theatre

An alternative space for innovative and exciting theatre to be presented in Los Angeles.

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Engage

Literature

A space to engage, read and buy emerging & established contemporary Irish Literature.

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Ready to find out more?

Drop us an email today to get involved.