Meet three of the five Metro Art commissioned artists creating artworks for the under-construction Westwood/VA Hospital Station. Come see their designs in progress, learn about their inspiration and process, and get information about future art opportunities with Metro Art.
The event is an open house at the main hospital at the West Los Angeles VA Medical Center across from the future Westwood/VA Hospital Station on our Purple (D Line) Extension. Participating artists will include Eloy Torrez, Sandow Birk, and Piece by Piece.
Thursday, August 24, 2023
11:00am – 1:00pm
Free and open to the public
West Los Angeles Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Multipurpose Room 1281
11301 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90073
Lunch will be provided.
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Parking info: Park for free at Parking Lot 6 (approximately 8 min walk to Multipurpose Room at the West LA VA Hospital)
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About Metro Art
Metro Art enhances the customer experience with innovative, award-winning visual and performing arts programming that encourages ridership and connects people, sites, and neighborhoods throughout Los Angeles County. A diverse range of site-specific artworks is integrated into the growing Metro system, improving the visual quality of transit environments and creating a sense of place. From photography installations to onboard posters, art tours, and live performances, our multi-faceted arts programs add vibrancy and engage communities throughout Los Angeles.
Learn about other artworks in the Metro system at metro.net/art.