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Celebration Theatre/Chuck Rowland Award:
“Legacy: Rocking the Nation (RTN), 30 Years of Creativity” takes a historic look at the origins of a cultural collective manifesting the four elements of hip-hop. The exhibition brings together visual art, photographic archives, black books as journaling and communication, music dance and words. Formed in 1989, Rocking the Nation (RTN) originated as one of L.A.’s only all-black graffiti crews. With a strong focus on community building and education, the crew used the medium to unite disenfranchised youth and to…
Join Art + Practice for an Artist Talk by LA-based artist Luis Flores. Flores’ works are included in the collection of the Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, and many private collections.
Dr. David Hayes-Bautista, Professor of Medicine and Director of the Center for the Study of Latino Health and Culture at the UCLA School of Medicine, challenges narratives about diversity, race, and health through rigorous use of quantitative data sets, including population statistics and consumer demographics. Utilizing similar data, Linda Vallejo creates thought-provoking art that questions stereotypes and empowers Latinx communities. Join these two visionaries as they exchange ideas about the past, present, and future of the Latinx community mano a…
Dr. David Hayes-Bautista, Professor of Medicine and Director of the Center for the Study of Latino Health and Culture at the UCLA School of Medicine, and noted Chicana artist Linda Vallejo, who creates thought-provoking work that questions stereotypes and empowers Latinx communities will exchange ideas and understandings about the past, present, and future of the Latinx community at a Plática, moderated by Stephanie A. Hernández, Research Assistant, The Center for the Study of Latino Health and Culture.
Brighten up your holidays with an all-new Yuletide tradition! The Zoo will be decorated with festive lights for the winter holiday season. This fresh, exciting event will include family-friendly evening activities to illuminate the season for memories that will make you smile all year. November,15, 2019 – Jan 5, 2020 6:00 – 11:00 p.m. Closed November 22 Purchase tickets in advance $20 Adults, $15 Children ages 2 to 12, Children under 2 – Free