Located in Colorlab Tierrasal, contemporary gallery sits in the heart of Gallery Row at 6th & Spring and features work by emerging artists.

Founded in 2011, contemporary gallery presents original artwork and live music in the avant-garde style Juvencio has been associated with since opening his first space in 1996, Dionicia Essence Boutique, where he showcased works from such artists as Tasya van Ree, Donny Molls, and Jeff Ho.


Current Exhibition


pop impressions - works by carlos encinas

Los Angeles, CA – Contemporary Gallery is pleased to present “Pop Impressions,” a collection of work by artist, Carlos Encinas.

Carlos Encinas is best known for his public sculptures and murals, a children’s picture book, digital art prints and paintings previously and currently displayed in Tucson, Phoenix and other locations in the USA. He has worked in a variety of mediums throughout his art career: drawing, painting, illustration, wood, ceramic, steel sculpture, computer art and furniture constructions. His work encompasses themes of Chicano art, southwestern art, political art, children’s illustration and abstract art and is greatly influenced by pop artists, Mexican muralists, German Weimar era artists, WPA artists, pop culture and current events. His works in "Pop Impressions" are composed of borrowed images in popular culture which, after digitally formatting, he then projects on aluminum sheets and hand paints with acrylics.

“Pop Impressions” is at contemporary gallery Saturday, January 12th through Saturday, March 9th, 2019.  


 contemporary gallery hours are Tuesday through Saturday 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM, and by appointment.

 For additional information please contact

Juvencio Jimenez-Valdez,

Past Exhibitions

Spencer Stander Opening Reception
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Ai Tran Opening