Find us every second Thursday of each month at this weekly Pop Up Organic Produce Market: The Community Marketplace!
Every week the Community Marketplace will feature organic juicing, cooking demos, artist showcases, Skid Row community vendors, acupuncture, guided meditation, and more!
So stop by for your bag of organic fruits and veggies and stay for the health and wellness!
We have recently partnered with Handcrafted L.A.! Thanks to them we will be showcasing art and wares alongside other local makers. Come meet the Makers at Handcrafted LA's February Meet The Makers Party! Held at Handcrafted LA. Sponsored by Hooch with an open bar and Urban Oven Pizza. Visit handcraftedla.com for more details.
Our next volunteer day is coming up and we would love to have you join us! Volunteers, staff, and participants will work team up to work on various tasks to support our programs--including mosaic-making. This is a perfect opportunity for you to learn more about Piece by Piece's impact and about solutions to homelessness.
Join us for a fun garden mosaic demonstration at the LA County Arboretum! A Piece by Piece artist will be working on adhering mosaics on mesh to a concrete sphere. Bring the whole family for some outdoors fun! Swing by our pop-up shop for mosaic art and wares, including garden spheres.
Mosaic Demo: 10a - 1p
Pop-up Shop: 9a - 4:30p
Join us for a continuation of our garden mosaic demonstration at the LA County Arboretum! A Piece by Piece artist will be working on adhering mosaics on mesh to a concrete sphere. Bring the whole family for some outdoors fun! We will also be selling a variety of mosaics including garden pots and birdbaths.
Mosaic Demo: 10a - 1p
Pop-up Shop: 9a - 4:30p
Join us for the final portion of our April-May garden mosaic demonstration at the LA County Arboretum! A Piece by Piece artist will be working on adhering mosaics on mesh to a concrete sphere. Bring the whole family for some outdoors fun! We will also be selling a variety of mosaics to decorate your home, office and garden.
Mosaic Demo: 10a - 1p
Pop-up Shop: 9a - 4:30p
Join us at MOCA's Community Day, a day of service, discussion, and creative activation around LA’s homelessness crisis. Meet our artisan, June who will be a panelist in the conversation around how Los Angeles' creative communities can be changemakers in the area of homelessness and what these communities teach us about their experiences. Enjoy food trucks, music and a Piece by Piece community mosaic workshop and pop-up shop.
Who will be there: MOCA + community partners: Piece by Piece, My Friend’s Place, Midnight Mission, Downtown Women’s Center, Skid Row Housing Trust, OBEY GIANT, MADWORKSHOP, and KCRW.
Learn more below and at the MOCA website
Donations of white tube socks, benefiting MOCA's partner organizations, are appreciated
We will be celebrating our newest Level 4 Artisan, Hilda. Hilda has been with Piece by Piece for about 10 years and has been helping out in many capacities including helping with commissions and being a part of our Studio Prep Associate Team. We will also be showcasing Valentine's day - inspired work for you to browse gifts for loved ones.
Find us on the DTLA Pop-Up Truck at this Sunday's Smorgasburg. Try some delicious food from local vendors and shop mosaic gifts for Valentine's day.
Smorgasburg LA is open every Sunday on the five-acre site of the weekday Alameda Produce Market in Downtown Los Angeles.
Find our table to work on a community project with us at the Skid Row Carnival of Love (SRCOL)! . SRCOL will have even more services offered to those experiencing homelessness who live in and around Skid Row. SRCOL is simply a day of kindness and giving love and support to our neighbors in life. MORE INFO. HERE
Join us at Into Action for performances from, and dialogue with, homeless and previously homeless artists: a choir from the Urban Voices Project; mosaic artists from Piece by Piece; along with poets and other visual artists. There will be a panel having a grounded conversation about how to build more inclusive communities and how to advocate for our homeless neighbors to support these uniquely effective approaches to healing and creative renewal. RSVP
Guests: Jonathan Thompson & Trevor Davis from Empowerment Congress, Leeav Sofer from Urban Voice Project, Leigh Adams from Piece by Piece, & Pete White
Shop hand-made goods at this holiday artisan marketplace presented by Inner City Arts. Enjoy holiday gourmet bites, curated cocktails, and live music. This event is open to the public and free for all ages with RSVP. Stop by our table for mosaic art gifts for the holidays. RSVP HERE
Visit us during our special Saturday open hours just in time for your holiday shopping needs! Browse our special guest table featuring the work of local artisans who create: jewelry, crochet work and more. We will provide snacks and beverages from the delicious restaurants at Mercado La Paloma.
Find gifts with a purpose at our Gallery Shop this holiday season. Your purchase supports the empowerment of very low-income residents of Skid Row and South LA. We carry an array of mosaic art and wares made by participants of our workshops who continue to explore their artistic talents each day.
Shop unique works of 2D and 3D Art or browse our collection of wares, which includes:
Mirrors + More
Presented by Mercado La Paloma and Oaxacacalifornia, Noche de Rabanos (Night of the Radishes) is a unique tradition from the state of Oaxaca, Mexico. Swing by our gallery shop for a fun art activity. This familiy friendly event will include:
- Radish figurine making and a contest
- A wood carving painting workshop
- Traditional food
- Live music and traditional dance performances
Thanks to our friends at the Junior League of Los Angeles, we will be popping up at the 18th Annual Harvest Boutique. Please come by and enjoy some champagne and browse the work of 50 vendors at the JW Marriott Hotel at LA Live. Tickets available here:
Learn more about Piece by Piece and what we do at Forward LA: A Day for Justice's Resource Fair at Los Angeles Trade Tech College in South Los Angeles.
This fair is intended for parents, students and community members to advocate for their family’s needs and interests. Work with public officials and community organizations to develop a plan of action to increase affordable housing, safe and clean streets, job opportunities, immigrant rights, and access to affordable and nutritious food in local neighborhoods. RSVP Here
Swing by the Hauser & Wirth Art Gallery's first ever Holiday Market! This 2-day market will include hand-crafted products from local and international makers, as well as family workshops led by LA-based artists and nonprofit organizations. Enjoy housemade foods and confections by Hauser & Wirth's onsite restaurant, Manuela and a prints salon that will feature editioned works by the gallery’s international roster of artists.
Dec 2nd - We will have a Pop-up shop and an interactive mosaic art workshop. Take a break from shopping and add a piece to our community mosaic.
Dec. 3rd - Shop beautiful handmade holiday gifts at our mosaic art and wares pop-up shop.
Join us for an interactive mosaic art workshop at this great event hosted by our partners-- Skid Row Housing Trust. Celebrate the Trust's 28th year and support their efforts to develop impactful, evidence-based solutions to homelessness. Purchase your tickets here to enjoy:
- live musical performances
- gourmet cuisine by Cafe Gratitude
- a raffle drawing
Visit our pop-up and art exhibit at United Way's 11th Annual Homewalk, the only 5K family run/walk to end homelessness in L.A. County. We will be sharing a booth with our partners at Skid Row Housing Trust. More info on the Homewalk or to register, please visit: www.homewalk.unitedwayla.org
Join us once again for a day of mosaic making and enjoying a potluck lunch with fellow Piece by Piece volunteers and local community members. Bring your friends, family, coworkers, everybody is invited to join in on the fun. After mosaic-making, we will all have a potluck lunch provided by staff.
Creating small mosaic flowers on mesh
Applying mosaic flowers on a community sphere
Proceeds from this community sphere will go directly back to supporting Piece by Piece programming.
We are honored to have been a part of the transformation of the Legal Aid Foundation of Los Angeles' Headquarters. Piece by Piece created the mosaic mandalas on the exterior wall of the building as well as a smaller series of mandalas showcased inside. Join us at this open house and get a first look at this community-empowering environment.
RSVP by November 9 | 323.801.7903 | email@example.com
Join us at this FREE event hosted by our partners at Esperanza Community Housing for their annual Dia De Los Muertos event. Enjoy live music, an altar exhibit, folklorico performances, face painting, a series of interactive workshops including a Piece by Piece mosaic art demonstration.
One of our Artisans will be working on a Mosaic Skull project. Please come check it out and learn more about mosaic making!
Visit our Gallery Shop at Mercado La Paloma's Jazz night! Try some delicious food from one of the eight restaurants at the Mercado while enjoying live Jazz Music brought to you by Esperanza Community Housing Corporation.
Open Hours: 6-9pm
Jazz Music: 7-9pm
Exhibit on Display: Pieces by four of our newest Artisans
Join us at Mercado La Paloma for our biggest opening of the year! We are celebrating our newest artisans and their amazing artwork. Through dedication and hard work, this group recently achieved artisan-level from our Artisan Certificate Program, taught by professional mosaic artists. Come get to know our talented artisans and see how it all fits together!
You can also join in: Make a mosaic heart to contribute to our Community Wall at the Mercado and browse our Gallery Shop to take a mosaic home with you!
As part of the closing celebration of Summit ’17, Social Enterprise Alliance is hosting a public festival at Grand Park in Downtown Los Angeles. Enjoy a vibrant evening where all Summit attendees and the general public are invited to meet, enjoy entertainment, food, drinks and shopping at on-site marketplace to support local Los Angeles' social enterprise community. Stay updated with our Facebook event!
Piece by Piece will be popping-up at the Trust in Sound Concert Series
Performance by The Vim Dicta
To learn more and purchase tickets, please visit:
Tickets are $10
The Skid Row Housing Trust provides permanent supportive housing so that people who have experienced homelessness, prolonged extreme poverty, poor health, disabilities, mental illness and/or addiction can lead safe, stable lives in wellness.
Join us at Mercado La Paloma for the opening of our exhibit featuring artist Jose Morales.
Light refreshments and snacks will be provided.
About featured artisan exhibits:
Artisans that reach Level 4 of our certificate program receive professional development training, including the creation of an artist statement, portfolio, resume, as well as a featured exhibit.