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Tortoise is Hiring! Sales Associate Positions - Full time and Part time (seasonal)

Tortoise is a curated multi-functional retail space dedicated to Japanese design, craft and art.  With our recent expansion to a new location in mar vista California, we are also looking to grow our Tortoise staff.

Position: Part-time and full-time associates with weekend availability

Start date: As soon as possible

Location: Los Angeles based candidates preferred

Language: English and Japanese fluency strongly preferred 

Salary: $15/hour (training) / $17/hour (part-time) / TBD (full-time)

Please email resume and cover letter to: emma@tortoiselife.com

Starting as soon as possible, Tortoise is seeking an enthusiastic retail associate with background knowledge of...


Flatworks: Paint Cans + Boxes by Artist, Mitsuru Koga (Event: 8/23/2018 Thursday) - RSVP Below!

Reception Party: 8/23/2018 (5:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

Exhibition : 8/24/2018 - 9/23/2018

Location for Party and Exhibition: tortoise / 12705 Venice Blvd Los Angeles CA 90066

Please RSVP here!

Since 2008, Tortoise has had the honor of exhibiting several different works by contemporary Japanese artist, Mitsuru Koga including Koga's well known wire trees, wire leaves, sea-stone vases, leaf cutouts and statues of color pencils and brushes.

Koga's most recent works, entitled 'Flatworks', is an exploration of the ordinary things through an extra-ordinary eye.

With great skill and mysterious...