Axé Bahia: The Power of Art in an Afro-Brazilian Metropolis - Department of Cultural Affairs Axé Bahia: The Power of Art in an Afro-Brazilian Metropolis - Department of Cultural Affairs

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Axé Bahia: The Power of Art in an Afro-Brazilian Metropolis

Start
September 24, 2017
End
March 15
Cost
Free

“Axé Bahia: The Power of Art in an Afro-Brazilian Metropolis” explores the unique cultural role of the city of Salvador, the coastal capital of the Brazilian state of Bahia and one of the oldest cities in the Americas. In the 1940s, Salvador emerged as an internationally renowned center of Afro- Brazilian culture, and it remains to this day an important hub of African- inspired artistic practices in Latin America.

Wednesdays 12:00 noon – 8:00 p.m., Thursdays – Sundays 12:00 noon – 5:00 p.m.

Sponsor: Pacific Standard Time is an initiative of the Getty. The presenting sponsor is Bank of America

Photo Caption: Ayrson Heráclito Bori – Oxum, Photograph, H: 100 cm; W: 100 cm, 2008

Location

Fowler Museum at UCLA
W. Sunset Blvd. and Westwood Plaza
Los Angeles, CA United States
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Info: 310.825.4361, fowler.ucla.edu W. Sunset Blvd. and Westwood Plaza, Los Angeles

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