On Saturday July 28, 2012, Laura Ann’s Jams will be featured at NEW. ARTISANAL. NOW. A food and art event at ForYourArt, an activity space at 6020 Wilshire Blvd (across the street from LACMA). ForYourArt celebrates creativity and engagement with art among, artists, writers, and curators. The event is from 12-6pm and will feature 12 local producers, who will be sampling and selling their delicious local food products. New. Artisanal. Now. is timed to coincide with Made in L.A. 2012, the Hammer Museum’s first large-scale biennial survey of Los Angeles-based artists.
NEW. ARTISANAL. NOW., will showcase some of the city's finest food crafters selected by culinary insiders Krista Simmons (Top Chef Masters/LAist), Michaele Musel (The Secret Fork) and Shawna Dawson (Artisanal LA). Dawson, chose 4 of the featured food creators including, Le Bon Garçon, Morning Glory Confections, Z Confections, and Laura Ann's Jams.
The event will feature libations by GreenBar Collective, special edition tote bags to benefit local food charity Food Forward, a reading table filled with artisanal food publications, and a live DJ. Information about Made in L.A. 2012 and voting on the Mohn Award will also be available throughout the day.