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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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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 @ 11:00 am - April 23 @ 5:00 pm
UCLA Fowler Museum,
308 Charles E Young Dr N
Los Angeles, United States
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Kevin Beasley
Free

Hammer Projects: Kevin Beasley

New York–based artist Kevin Beasley transforms the museum’s Vault Gallery into an elaborate environment inspired by Bernini’s Baroque altarpiece in Saint Peter’s Basilica and an infamous image of Black Panther Huey P. Newton. ——————————- Monday: Closed, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday: 11:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m., Saturday and Sunday: 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

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 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…

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 4 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
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Weekly on the same day until May 30, 2017
Grand Park,
200 N. Grand Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90012 United States
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Lunchtime! Writers’ Meetup

FREE/GRATIS Lunchtime! Writers’ Meetup Every Tuesday March 7 – May 30, 2017 | 12:00 p.m. to 1:30pm Grand Park’s Teaching Writer-in-Residence traci kato-kiriyama curates a variety of themes throughout the season, and facilitate short form writing exercises throughout the hour. Themes this year will include love, healing, power, quirks, city and maps, home, dreams, vision, food and nourishment; and many more. Meetups will have special guests, including leaders in journalism and script-writing to support cultivating new writings or to nurture…

April 6 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Downtown San Pedro,
Between 4th and 8th Streets
San Pedro, CA United States
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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 11 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
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Weekly on the same day until May 30, 2017
Grand Park,
200 N. Grand Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90012 United States
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Lunchtime! Writers’ Meetup

FREE/GRATIS Lunchtime! Writers’ Meetup Every Tuesday March 7 – May 30, 2017 | 12:00 p.m. to 1:30pm Grand Park’s Teaching Writer-in-Residence traci kato-kiriyama curates a variety of themes throughout the season, and facilitate short form writing exercises throughout the hour. Themes this year will include love, healing, power, quirks, city and maps, home, dreams, vision, food and nourishment; and many more. Meetups will have special guests, including leaders in journalism and script-writing to support cultivating new writings or to nurture…

April 18 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
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Weekly on the same day until May 30, 2017
Grand Park,
200 N. Grand Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90012 United States
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Lunchtime! Writers’ Meetup

FREE/GRATIS Lunchtime! Writers’ Meetup Every Tuesday March 7 – May 30, 2017 | 12:00 p.m. to 1:30pm Grand Park’s Teaching Writer-in-Residence traci kato-kiriyama curates a variety of themes throughout the season, and facilitate short form writing exercises throughout the hour. Themes this year will include love, healing, power, quirks, city and maps, home, dreams, vision, food and nourishment; and many more. Meetups will have special guests, including leaders in journalism and script-writing to support cultivating new writings or to nurture…

April 25 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
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Weekly on the same day until May 30, 2017
Grand Park,
200 N. Grand Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90012 United States
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Lunchtime! Writers’ Meetup

FREE/GRATIS Lunchtime! Writers’ Meetup Every Tuesday March 7 – May 30, 2017 | 12:00 p.m. to 1:30pm Grand Park’s Teaching Writer-in-Residence traci kato-kiriyama curates a variety of themes throughout the season, and facilitate short form writing exercises throughout the hour. Themes this year will include love, healing, power, quirks, city and maps, home, dreams, vision, food and nourishment; and many more. Meetups will have special guests, including leaders in journalism and script-writing to support cultivating new writings or to nurture…


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