The station hosts a rotating collection of unique events, cutting edge performances, evocative music, unprecedented art exhibitions and thought-provoking cultural programing showcasing the diversity of entertainers, artists and innovators throughout Los Angeles.
Metro Art and LACMA present: Daniel Rotem Quartet
Sunday, June 16 from 2:00 to 4:00 pm -- Union Station North Patio
Metro Art is excited to partner with LACMA for a co-presentation of events in honor of artist Charles White; the subject of two current LACMA exhibitions commemorating his life. For this presentation, we are excited to partner with LACMA to bring their popular jazz series to Union Station. Featuring the Daniel Rotem Quartet, the program celebrates the music of the "wise one," John Coltrane.
Line-up: Daniel Rotem – Saxophones / Arrangements Billy Childs – Piano Darek Oles – Bass Christian Euman – Drums
This event is free and open to the public. Seating is first-come, first-served. Please arrive on time to ensure your seat.
Metro Art Presents: Salsa Night at Union Station
Friday, July 5, 2019 7:30 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. – Union Station South Patio
Turn up the heat, put on your dancing shoes and join us for a night of Salsa under the stars featuring live music by Son Mayor, Rumbankete and SitaraSon.
This event is free and open to the public.
- 8:30pm SitaraSon
- 9:30pm Rumbankete
- 10:30pm Son Mayor
Also featuring: Music by Super DJ Robby spinning in between sets and a dance lesson by instructor Kati Hernández from 8 and 9:15
Metro Art Presents: The Poet is In
Friday, June 28, 2019 3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. – Union Station North Patio
This event is free and open to the public. No tickets or reservations required.
Metro Art Los Angeles is pleased to present the second Los Angeles “The Poet is In,” an interactive poetry exchange at Union Station inspired by a program originally conceived by poet Marie Howe and produced by MTA Arts and Design (New York).
3:00 Callie Siskel William Archila Douglas Manuel Lynne Thompson
4:00 Vickie Vértiz Xochitl-Julisa Bermejo Kenji Liu Lory Bedikian
5:00 Kim Dower Harmony Holiday Elena Karina Byrne Leah Clancy