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January 2017
January 29 @ 12:00 pm - May 4 @ 5:00 pm
UCLA Fowler Museum,
308 Charles E Young Dr N
Los Angeles, United States
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Free

Pantsula 4 LYF: Popular Dance and Fashion in Johannesburg

Pantsula 4 LYF: Popular Dance and Fashion in Johannesburg will feature a series of photographs and videos taken by South African photographer Chris Saunders that examine the township culture of pantsula. Known predominantly as a youth movement, pantsula is characterized by crews of men and women who perform energetic, acrobatic, virtuosic dances. These performers dress in a distinctive style that favors American-made brands such as Converse All-Star shoes and Dickies brand work pants. This preference for American-style clothing harkens back…

February 2017
February 1 @ 12:00 pm - May 30 @ 7:00 pm
The Underground Museum,
3508 W. Washington Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90018 United States
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non fiction
Free

Non-Fiction curated by Noah Davis

Non-Fiction is the second iteration of The Underground Museum’s collaboration with the Museum of Contemporary Art Los Angeles (MOCA). This exhibition explores the black body and its relationship to history, with works by Theaster Gates, Robert Gober, David Hammons, Deana Lawson, Kerry James Marshall, Marion Palfi, Henry Taylor, and Kara Walker. Non-Fiction suggests a reality—both in art and in life—that is shaped through coexisting vantage points of hate, love, birth, death, race, resistance, perseverance, religion, and ancestry. —————————– Wednesday to…

February 26 - July 9
Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Resnick Pavilion,
5905 Wilshire Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA United States
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the inner eye LACMA
$3 - $65

The Inner Eye: Vision and Transcendence in African Arts

The Inner Eye: Vision and Transcendence in African Arts features 100 outstanding sculptures and textiles that explore how the arts and their visual regimes enable transitions from one stage of life to the next and from one state of being to another. Works reflect culturally specific notions visually and celebrate artists as agents of insight and transformation. ——————————- Monday, Tuesday, Thursday: 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Friday: 11:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Saturday and Sunday: 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

March 2017
March 9 - April 9
El Pueblo Historical Monument,
125 Paseo de la Plaza
Los Angeles, CA 90012 United States
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"From Her" Exhibition 2017

FROM HER Exhibition “Latinas in Our Communities: Women Making A Difference”

March 9 – April 9, 2017 Closing reception: March 30, 2017, 6:00 p.m. .to 9:00 pm. Gallery hours are: Thursday – Sunday, 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. (Gallery is closed Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday) FROM HER is an exhibition in honor of National Women’s History Month. This year’s theme is Latinas in Our Communities: Women Making a Difference. Artists were invited to submit original pieces in various media that celebrate and commemorate Latina women who have gone above and beyond…

March 31 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Boyle Heights Art Conservatory,
2706 E. Cesar Chavez Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90033 United States
Jeff Chang:Be Alright

Jeff Chang: Be Alright

The Boyle Heights Arts Conservatory welcomes you to a dynamic evening to explore the power of words, the gravity of popular culture, and the creativity and shifts taking place in our society. Jeff Chang has written extensively on the intersection of race, art, and civil rights, and the sociopolitical forces that guided the hip-hop, including the New York Times, Salon, Slate, and Buzzfeed, among others. He is the award-winning author of “Can’t Stop Won’t Stop: A History of the Hip-Hop…

April 2017
April 2 @ 5:30 pm
Madrid Theatre,
21622 Sherman Way
Canoga Park, CA 91303 United States
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$10

Valley Youth Chorus Spring Sing

Valley Youth Chorus in concert, with special guest SFV Cello Ensemble, and introducing Like, Totally – A Cappella in the Valley.

April 3 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Weekly on the same day until April 3, 2017
Center for the Arts Eagle Rock,
2225 Colorado Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90041 United States
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$120

Comedy Improv 101 for Kids

Children 6 years plus are invited to explore the world of comedy improvisation in this six-week workshop. You will learn how to create a world of stories using your imagination, basic techniques such as scene and character development, and performing within a group. Taught by stand-up comic and theatre director, Nikhal Deshpande, this workshop is a fun and surprising way to discover how much fun being funny can be! Fee: $120 for six classes (or $20 per class) Time: 4:00…

April 6 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every 1 month(s) on that lasts 0 day(s) and 4 hour(s) with no end date
Downtown San Pedro,
Between 4th and 8th Streets
San Pedro, CA United States
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Free

1st Thursday San Pedro Art Walk

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…

April 15 @ 7:00 pm
Aratani Theater,
244 S San Pedro Street
Los Angeles, CA United States
INDIAN
$15 - $35

DANCE INDIA! 4 Visions

Aratani World Series presents DANCE INDIA! FOUR VISIONS A sublime evening of dance celebrating four dance expression of India by acclaimed artists.

May 2017
May 4 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every 1 month(s) on that lasts 0 day(s) and 4 hour(s) with no end date
Downtown San Pedro,
Between 4th and 8th Streets
San Pedro, CA United States
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Free

1st Thursday San Pedro Art Walk

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…


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