Explore the journey from farm to table during this fascinating culinary series of thematic pop-up dinners combining historical and environmentally sustainable ingredients. Presented in collaboration with the Livestock Conservancy and Wildwood Heritage Provisions, experience the flavors of authentic Longhorn cattle, Churro sheep, and other breeds from California’s past, and join the conversation on the future of farming. Tickets include plates from four farm-to-table food stations, access to the California Continued galleries and garden, and meet-and-greets with chefs and other food experts.
Theme: Historic California
This meal combines heritage livestock with indigenous plants to create dishes that would be familiar to Californians over the centuries. From authentic Longhorn beef—imported by the Spanish rancheros—to nopales salad, these flavors create a unique taste experience that will take you back in time.
The Fowler Museum is pleased to present Nkame, the first solo museum exhibition in the United States dedicated to the work of Belkis Ayón (1967 – 1999), the late Cuban visual artist who mined the founding myth of the Afro-Cuban fraternal society Abakuá to create an independent and powerful visual iconography. Ayón was known for her signature technique of collography, a printing process in which a variety of materials of various textures and absorbencies are collaged onto a cardboard matrix…
Influenced by African artists who use recycled and repurposed materials, and in an effort to be green and sensitive to our environment, the 36th Annual Black Doll Show asked artists to mine their studios, kitchens, and thrift stores for raw materials, mixing old and new to create contemporary works of art that move beyond traditional doll making. Artists in this year’s Black Doll Show include Adah Glenn (Afropuff), Amaechina Doreen, Audrey Chan, Barbara Flemings, Beverly Collins, D. Castro, Dolores Johnson,…
The Canoga Park Youth Arts Center presents Impressions, an exhibition of paintings, drawings and watercolors by artists Nicqui Pearl Indics and Louise Noonan. There will be a reception for the artists on January 14th from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
King Hedley II is written by famed playwright August Wilson whose Pulitzer Prize winning play, Fences, was recently adapted into a film starring Denzel Washington and Viola Davis. Upon returning home to Pittsburgh after a stint in prison, King Hedley ll strives to gain economic freedom for his family. Set in 1985, during the height of Reaganomics, the beginning of the crack epidemic, and increasing violence in the black community, King Hedley explores themes of systemic racism, gender roles, love…
On the first Thursday of each month, the artists, entertainers, and business people of San Pedro celebrate the arts with an evening of open galleries, studios, street vendors, and live entertainment in the San Pedro Art Culture Entertainment District. Downtown San Pedro is magically transformed into a village of creativity surrounded by historical architecture, including the magnificent Warner Grand Theatre, quaint restaurants and cafes, plus plenty of places to shop for unusual items and gifts. Bring the whole family for…