Like Domes? Check out Y_NIS' art installation!

This year, Y_NIS will be setting up a Dome Garden at the festival. Learn about the diversity, movement, & origins of nature through sight, sound, touch, & smell. Experiences include workshops on collaboration, sound & conditional design, stories about our world, & day & night projections. About Y_NIS ... read more

Open Shows: Maryland Paseo

Open Shows is a year-round, multi-city initiative showcasing artists and performers in the greater LA area, some of whom are participating in each year’s Open Arts Music Festival in Downtown Glendale. Join us on Maryland Ave. for the launch of #OpenShows, a series of free live music concerts, local ar... read more

Volunteer at OAM!

Interested in becoming a volunteer at the Open Arts Music Festival? Do you love art, music, food and drinks? Join our team! Volunteers will gain behind-the-scenes experience in: • Community Outreach • Planning • Management • Production • Marketing Our Special Events & Outreach team will also guide volunteers in: • Building connections, relationships, and a network of i... read more

Y_NIS, A 3D Projection Mapping Project

LA artists Nisa Karnsomport, Sylvia Aguiñaga, and Ruby Rios met this year at DIY Girls, an in-school and after-school STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math) program offering hands-on workshops to young girls and women in the San Fernando Valley. For OAM, they are collaborating to create an interactive p... read more

#GlendaleTechWeek + OAM

Leading up to the first annual Open Arts Music Festival, the City of Glendale will be hosting Glendale Tech Week, a four-day event series across the Downtown area “celebrating tech and inspiring innovation in Glendale.” Glendale Tech Week will feature conversations with leading professionals, mixers and job recruitment opportunities, a conc... read more

Brewyard Beer Co. Joins OAM!

We are thrilled to announce that Brewyard Beer Co., Glendale’s first craft brewery and taproom, will be serving select pours at the Open Arts Music Festival’s Beer Gardens! Brewyard is a small family owned brewery in Glendale, CA passionate about brewing craft beers. Kirk Nishikawa, co-owner and brewer at B... read more

Open Call: Arts Market 2016

Applications are open for the first annual Arts Market at OAM! Our focus for the Arts Market is to highlight inspiring artists and arts organizations based in the greater LA area. In addition to featuring various art projects and practices, Arts Market vendors are encouraged to offer one (1): all-ages workshop, ... read more

Open Call: Food & Drink Vendors

Interested in participating as a food or drink vendor in the first annual Open Arts Music Festival? OAM is seeking businesses, food trucks, and catering vendors based in the greater LA area who offer a variety of multicultural food options (vegan, vegetarian, and meat-based meals) as well as non-alcoholic beverages. ... read more

Welcome our new Arts Intern LA: Andrea Santana

Andrea Santana is Glendale Arts’ new 2016 Summer Intern! Currently, Andrea is student at California State University Northridge pursing her Bachelor’s Degree in Communication Studies. Over the course the summer, Andrea will be assisting with social media, research and development, vendor relations, and event production for the first annual Open Arts... read more

Open Arts Music Festival Receives Free Concerts in Public Sites Grant!

Glendale Arts is honored to announce that the Open Arts Music Festival is a 2016 recipient of the Los Angeles County Arts Commission’s Free Concerts in Public Sites Grant. As stated by the LACAC, “Funded by the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors, the Arts Commission administers the sponsorship of free... read more