Loading Events
  • This event has passed.

Like the Ocean – Community Art Workshop – Bridging San Pedro

Date
Nov 09, 2019 @ 03:00 PM
Time
Nov 09, 2019 @ 03:00 PM - Nov 09, 2019 @ 05:00 PM
Cost
Free
Organizer’s Site
https://www.facebook.com/events/504962426928574/

Build an ocean tile by tile in a workshop with ceramic artist Alexis Slickelman. Participants will paint hand cut tiles with a variety of green and blue glazes that will be provided by the artist. Harness the power of making and collaborating with the community to create enough tiles for an 8’ x 10’ mural, representative of both the diversity of the San Pedro community and the uniting force of the Port. During the workshop, share your ocean and San Pedro stories with other participants and the artist. Alexis Slickelman will install the ceramic panels of undulating tiles in the AGCC gallery to be showcased in Bridging San Pedro opening in January 2020.

Bridging San Pedro: Visual Literacy as Community Practice is focused on the development of visual literacy in San Pedro community members through hands on making and deep listening exercises. Four artists with singular, but intersecting, art projects will work at Angels Gate Cultural Center (AGCC) to foster a greater awareness and association between the Port of Los Angeles, life in San Pedro and art as a daily lived experience. Each artist will lead free workshops during which members of the community will create elements that will be used to compose the final art piece. These projects will culminate in an exhibition, curated by jill moniz, in the AGCC galleries during the first quarter of 2020.

Saturday 9/28, 3-5 pm Building F
Saturday 10/26, 3-5pm Building F
Saturday 11/9, 3-5pm Building F

*Photo by Alexis Slickelman

This project is supported, in part, by the Port of Los Angeles through the Community Investment Grant Program.

Location

Angels Gate Cultural Center
3601 S. Gaffey St.
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
+ Google Map
Phone:
310.519.0936
Website:
angelsgateart.org

Organizer

Angels Gate Cultural Center
Phone:
(310) 519-0936
Email:
info@angelsgateart.org
Website:
http://angelsgateart.org/

Upcoming Events

June 5 @ 12:00 am - 11:30 pm
Los Angeles, CA United States
Free

Jazz at LACMA: Meet the Musicians – Roy Gaines & the Tuxedo Blues Orchestra

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,…

June 5 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

NFMLA and Pipelines Panel | Studio, Network and Commercial Opportunity

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…

June 5 @ 3:00 pm - June 7 @ 10:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 3:00 pm, repeating until June 7, 2020

Los Angeles, 1438 N Gower St, Los Angeles, CA 90028
Los Angeles, CA 90028

NFMLA Virtual Film Festival – InFocus: Female Cinema & InFocus

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…

June 5 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Los Angeles, CA United States
Free

Playground (featuring Versa-Style Next Generation)

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,…

June 5 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Free

Barbara Morrison: Black Music Month Tributes

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…

BE IN THE LOOP!

Receive updates about art, culture, and creativity in LA


By submitting this form, you are consenting to receive marketing emails from: Department of Cultural Affairs, 201 North Figueroa Street, Los Angeles, CA, 90012, http://culturela.org. You can revoke your consent to receive emails at any time by using the SafeUnsubscribe® link, found at the bottom of every email. Emails are serviced by Constant Contact