The Art of Tiki: 21st Anniversary Show

Both "vintage Tiki originals" and contemporary expressions of the form are now on display at La Luz de Jesus Gallery in Los Feliz.

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The Art of Tiki opens for a three-week run at La Luz de Jesus gallery in Los Feliz. "The Art of Tiki," a new book from "...the principal chronicler of the Tiki movement, Sven Kirsten," will also be a centerpiece of the exhibit's opening night on Oct. 6.
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The Art of Tiki opens for a three-week run at La Luz de Jesus gallery in Los Feliz. "The Art of Tiki," a new book from "...the principal chronicler of the Tiki movement, Sven Kirsten," will also be a centerpiece of the exhibit's opening night on Oct. 6. The signing party is on from 6 to 8 p.m.
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Treasures from the past, the sort of beautiful pieces that inspire today's Tiki artists, will be on view.
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A 10-foot-tall Tiki Bird from the Kona Kai in Philadelphia will be on display at the gallery.
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A fierce tiki mask by master artisan Leroy Schmaltz, who helped to create Adventureland in Disneyland.
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A number of items in the show have been recovered from restaurants and other venues slated for demolition. Hand-carved rails from the Kona Kai are one such artifact, but there are many. Learn more, and discover the artists and craftspeople behind modern and mid-century Tiki, through Oct. 29 at La Luz de Jesus Gallery.
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