Bergamot Station is the historical name for the site on which the gallery complex is located, dating back to 1875 when it was a stop for the Red Line trolley running from Los Angeles to the Santa Monica Pier. Bergamot is a flower of the mint family that once flourished in the area. Bergamot Station is formeb by more than 30 art galleries.
Since its restructuring, Bergamot Station has become a popular destination for visitors from around the country and the world. Bergamot Station provides a central location which allows visitors to park in one place and spend the day seeing art, rather than spending time driving from one gallery to the next. It now appears in every guide to Los Angeles as a primary cultural destination, with well over 600,000 visitors each year.
Technarte will be held in the second largest gallery space in the complex, The Writer’s Boot Camp (2525 Michigan Avenue, Building I
Santa Monica, CA 90404). Located within the distinguished art community of Bergamot Station in Santa Monica, Writers Boot Camp’s will accommodate the first edition of Technarte in Los Angeles.
Located in Santa Monica, a beachfront city in western Los Angeles home to many Hollywood celebrities and executives and is a mixture of affluent single-family neighborhoods, renters, surfers, professionals, and students. More than 7 million visitors a year come to Santa Monica because it is a renowned beach city (one of National Geographic’s top ten), close to other Los Angeles attractions and easy to get around.
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