Akunyili Crosby is the second artist to create an outdoor mural designed specifically to wrap the exterior of MOCA Grand Avenue, a new initiative that invites views both by pedestrians and through the windows of moving cars on Grand Avenue. Her work transforms the museum itself into a canvas for explorations of scale, texture, pattern, intimacy, and a multiplicity of perspectives.
Hours: Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays, 11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.,
Saturdays & Sundays, 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Thursday, 11:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Admission: Adults – $15, Students – $8, Seniors – $10.00
Children under 12 and Jurors with ID and Members are Free
Admission is free every Thursday from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m.
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
Loitering is traditionally considered the preserve of delinquents, teenagers, and miscreants. Generally speaking, those up to no good. Of course, some are freer to dillydally than others. As Ross Gay reminds us in his incisive essay Loitering Is Delightful (which the author has kindly permitted us to use here), “the darker your skin, the more likely you are to be “loitering.” As Gay goes on to point out, for people of color, any public display of “non-productive delight” – from loitering…