Contemporary art and food are frequently paired together in artist projects and exhibitions in order to explore the sensorial to the political. This panel features individuals working at the intersection of art and food who will discuss why it is repeatedly mined by artists and art institutions, and what it means for the public to experience this topic in new ways within cultural spaces.
This program is part of the upcoming CURRENT:LA FOOD public art triennial on view from October 5-November 3, 2019. ICA LA is the lead curatorial team for this city-wide program. CURRENT:LA FOOD is funded by the Department of Cultural Affairs, City of Los Angeles.
-Sita Bhaumik, artist, writer, curator, and co-founder of the People’s Kitchen Collective (San Francisco)
-Dani Burrows, curator of the Politics of Food series at the Delfina Foundation (UK)
-John Echevestes, CEO, La Plaza de Cultural y Artes and La Plaza Cocina (Los Angeles)
-Laura Fried, founding executive director and curator of Active Cultures (Los Angeles)
Moderators: Asuka Hisa, director of learning and engagement and co-curator, CURRENT: LA FOOD; Danielle Brazell, general manager, Department of Cultural Affairs, City of Los Angeles
Jazz at LACMA kicks off Black Music Month (June) on the podcast, Meet the Musician, featuring the legendary Roy Gaines. For this special episode of Meet the Musicians, Mitch Glickman interviews the talented and incredibly versatile guitarist Roy Gaines and the members of his Tuxedo Blues Orchestra. Roy Gaines is known as the last of the Texas T-Bone Guitar Slingers. He has worked on a wide array of projects including film soundtracks, taken a late ‘60s side trip into calypso,…
Join NFMLA & Pipelines for a virtual conversation with top industry leaders in HR & Talent Acquisition across entertainment and creative industries. HR and Development Executives at top entertainment and creative companies discuss their insight and applicable tips on how to best prepare and represent yourself when entering the workforce, interviewing, or deciding/making your next career move. Below are the people involved: Moderator: Shari Holly, Director of Operations | Pipelines at Prettybird Panelist: Suzanne Rosenthal, Vice President of Talent Acquisition…
NewFilmmakers Los Angeles (NFMLA) showcases and champions emerging filmmakers and diverse storytellers from around the world. In response to the COVID-19 crisis, we’ve moved our programming to virtual platforms. This includes the NFMLA Monthly Film Festival, now powered by Seed&Spark. This edition will include short and feature film programs, Q&A’s, panels and selections from our InFocus initiative which combats the lack of diversity in media. On June 5th, we’ll be hosting three panels. They’re listed below. For tickets and information…
An online presentation of Streetdance movement based around the theme of “finding creativity and fun in your personal space”. This presentation consists of an opening act from our youth organization, Versa-Style Next Generation, who will perform a tribute to the late “Godfather of Streetdance” Don Campbellock, creator of the Locking dance style. The main presentation will be performed by members of the professional company, Versa-Style Dance Company, dancing to House Dance artist and musician Cody “CoFlo” Ferreira’s recent musical creation,…
The Barbara Morrison Performing Arts Center celebrates Black Music Month with eight fantastic tributes to Black music legends. Barbara Morrision Performing Arts Center celebrates June’s Black Music Month with Bili Red and our tribute to the great Ray Charles. Join us June 5th 2020 @8pm. Barbara Morrision Performing Arts Center celebrates June’s Black Music Month with Pat Sligh and our tribute to the great Sarah Vaughan. Join us June 12th 2020 @8pm. Barbara Morrison Performing Arts Center celebrates Black Music…