Jazz Bakery Debuts New Digs

Los Angeles’  is finally getting a permanent home after 23 years in leased and rented venues.

Plans for the nonprofit arts presenter’s new digs, which are being designed by Frank Gehry, were recently unveiled as part of a Gehry retrospective at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art.

The venue, a “stunning, architecturally significant landmark composed of glass, metal and wood,” will be located in Culver City and is expected to include a 266-seat theater, a 60-seat community space, interactive jazz museum and café.

Artists that have taken the stage at the Jazz Bakery’s “Moveable Feast” concert series include James CarterEsperanza Spalding, Charlie Haden, Diana Krall and many more.

The Jazz Bakery is slated to open in 2019 or 2020.