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April 2017
April 28 - December 31
Fowler Museum at UCLA,
W. Sunset Blvd. and Westwood Plaza
Los Angeles, CA United States
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Intersections: World Arts, Local Lives

Los Angeles museum-goers have an ongoing opportunity to enjoy one of our nation’s most important collections of art from Africa, Asia, the Pacific, and the Americas in Intersections: World Arts, Local Lives, which features approximately 250 of the finest objects from the Fowler’s collections in a long-term exhibition that celebrates the richness of world arts and considers the roles these works of art play in peoples’ lives. Wednesdays 12:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m., Thursdays through Sundays 12:00 p.m. – 5:00…

May 2017
May 4 - December 7
Far East Plaza,
727 N. Broadway
Los Angeles,
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Chinatown After Dark

Chinatown After Dark happens on the First Thursdays at Far East Plaza from 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. The monthly event features an opportunity for innovative chefs to test out new menu items and pop-up concepts. Chinatown’s regulars promote specials and other incentives. Each month’s event feature talented musical acts from vocalists to DJs to instrumentals. Good vibes under clear skies in the breezy Southern California evening, join us next time and see what’s new in the neighborhood!

August 2017
August 30 - December 10
Fowler Museum at UCLA,
W. Sunset Blvd. and Westwood Plaza
Los Angeles, CA United States
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Lineage Through Landscape: Tracing Egun in Brazil by Fran Siegel

“Lineage Through Landscape: Tracing Egun in Brazil by Fran Siegel” is a multifaceted drawing project developed through the Los Angeles-based artist’s research residency in Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo and Itaparica island, a vibrant center of the Afro-Brazilian religion Candomblé. A vast, forty-foot- long, irregular “weaving” made of strips of sun-exposed and patterned fabric crossed by lengths of delicate drawings of sacred plants on translucent drafting film and cyanotypes, the work will wrap around three walls of the Museum’s “Fowler…

September 2017
September 5, 2017 - January 18, 2018
Millard Sheets Art Center at the Fairplex in Pomona,
1101 W. McKinley Ave.
Pomona, CA 91768 United States
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Judithe Hernández and Patssi Valdez: One Path Two Journeys

Within a culture, a socio-political movement and a profession dominated by men, artists Judithe Hernández and Patssi Valdez have each created bodies of works that influenced voices of Latinas in the latter half of the 20th century. The two artists took seemingly parallel paths from their childhoods in East L.A. to their coming-of-age during the Chicano Civil Rights Movement in the 1970s. Hernández was the fifth artist, and the only woman, invited to join the collective Los Four, and Valdez…

September 5, 2017 - January 28, 2018
Millard Sheets Art Center at the Fairplex in Pomona,
1101 W. McKinley Ave.
Pomona, CA 91768 United States
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Judithe Hernández and Patssi Valdez: One Path Two Journeys

Within a culture, a socio-political movement and a profession dominated by men, artists Judithe Hernández and Patssi Valdez have each created bodies of works that influenced voices of Latinas in the latter half of the 20th century. The two artists took seemingly parallel paths from their childhoods in East L.A. to their coming-of-age during the Chicano Civil Rights Movement in the 1970s. Hernández was the fifth artist, and the only woman, invited to join the collective Los Four, and Valdez…

September 5, 2017 - January 20, 2018
Craft in America,
8415 W. Third St.
Los Angeles, CA 90048 United States
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Mano-Made: New Expression in Craft by Latino Artists

Craft in America will focus on the work of three individual artists who use craft to articulate messages about American culture, personal experiences, Latino identity and the ever-mutating socio-political tensions that exist in Los Angeles and California as a whole. Through — January 20, 2018, Tuesdays – Saturdays 12:00p.m. – 6:00p.m. Sponsor: Pacific Standard Time is an initiative of the Getty. The presenting sponsor is Bank of America Photo caption: Gerardo Monterrubio, Torito, Porcelain, 24″x14″x14″, 2014

September 5, 2017 - January 7, 2018
Ruth Chandler Williamson Gallery – Scripps College,
251 E. 11th St.
Claremont, CA 91711 United States
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Revolution and Ritual: The Photographs of Sara Castrejón, Graciela Iturbide, and Tatiana Parcero

War, indigenous cultures and inner transformation ferment in “Revolution and Ritual: The Photographs of Sara Castrejón, Graciela Iturbide and Tatiana Parcero”., In this exhibition, the Williamson focuses on the works of three Mexican women photographers who explore and transform notions of Mexican identity in images that range from the documentary to the poetic. Opening reception on Saturday, September 9 from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. The day also includes a panel discussion with the writers at 1:00 p.m. at the Clark…

September 8 - December 31
ONE Gallery, West Hollywood,
9007 Melrose Avenue
West Hollywood, CA 90069 United States
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Axis Mundo – Queer Networks in Chicano L.A.

“Axis Mundo: Queer Networks in Chicano L.A”. maps the intersections and collaborations among a network of queer Chicano artists and their artistic collaborators from the late 1960s to the early 1990s. This period was bookended on one side by the Chicano Moratorium and the gay liberation and feminist movements and on the other by the AIDS crisis. “Axis Mundo: Queer Networks in Chicano L.A”. marks the first historical consideration of these artists in the context of broader artistic and cultural…

September 8, 2017 - January 7, 2018
Palm Springs Art Museum Architecture and Design Center,
300 S. Palm Canyon Dr.
Palm Springs, CA 92262 United States
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Albert Frey and Lina Bo Bardi: A Search for Living Architecture

“Albert Frey and Lina Bo Bardi: A Search for Living Architecture” is an unprecedented exploration of two visionary architects who critically expanded the meaning and practice of modern architecture. Their personal and professional odysseys are representative of the emergence of São Paulo and Southern California as architectural and cultural laboratories in the middle of the 20th century. They each created modernist houses, furniture, public buildings, and approaches to urban design that move beyond strict rationalism to embrace the social and…

September 8 - December 8
Pitzer College Art Galleries,
1050 N. Mills Ave.
Claremont, CA 91711 United States
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Juan Downey: Radiant Nature

LACE and Pitzer College Art Galleries will mount a two-part exhibition on the early performance-based works of Juan Downey (1940-1993). Comprising interactive electronic sculptures, happenings and performances, as well as installation, these earlier bodies of work will be explored for their progressive trans-disciplinary investigation of technology, energy, the environment, and politics. These experimental and ephemeral works have in many cases not been seen since their original presentations and will be reconstructed and restaged based on groundbreaking new research. The exhibition…


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