The 9th annual Venice Design Series

The 9th anual Venice Design Series will transport you to venues illuminating Southern California’s diverse culture. The 2023 Series will feature three events that showcase the remarkable architecture, brilliant design, and innovative cuisine flourishing all around us through a social justice lens. For more information please visit

COVID-19 UPDATE: VDS 2023 will follow Covid-19 guidance in compliance with the LA County Department of Public Health and prioritize everyone’s safety. Guidelines may evolve, and we will send out details closer to each event.

In 2022, all Venice Design Series events sold out and helped Venice Community Housing further our mission to promote affordable housing and supportive services across LA’s Westside. Photos and descriptions of all previous events are on the website:

For any questions, please contact event co-founder Linda Lucks at 310-526-3857 or send an email at to:

For general event questions, please contact Mia Lopez-Zubiri – | 310-573-8409

Co-founders: Jay Griffith and Linda Lucks
Co-chairs: Carla Kirkeby, Dana & Eric Newman,
Sylvia Aroth