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August 2018

August 28, 2018 - April 20, 2019
Grammy Museum, 800 West Olympic Boulevard, Suite A 245
Los Angeles, CA 90015 United States

Cheech & Chong: Still Rollin

The exhibit explores what made the world fall in love with East LA native Richard “Cheech” Marin and Canadian Tommy Chong while chronicling the development and success of their first feature-length film, Up in Smoke. Items on display will include the original marked-up script from Up in Smoke, the master tape for the soundtrack album, and comedy sketches.   Mondays – Fridays 10:30 a.m. – 6:30 p.m. Saturdays & Sundays 10:00 a.m. – 6:30 p.m. Adults – $12.95, College Students…

August 28 - December 30
Vincent Price Art Museum, 1301 Avenida Cesar Chavez
Monterey Park, CA 91754 United States
Free

Form and Function in the Ancient Americas

Works on view from our permanent collection hail from around the world, and include Pre-Columbian ceramics and textiles from Mexico, Central America and Peru, Modern Mexican masters, and Contemporary Art.   Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays, and Saturdays 12:00 noon – 4:00 p.m., Thursdays 12:00 noon – 7:00 p.m. Ongoing Exhibition

August 28, 2018 - February 10, 2019
Autry Museum of the American West, 4700 Western Heritage Way
Los Angeles, CA 90027 United States

La Raza

Published in Los Angeles from 1967-1977, the influential bilingual newspaper La Raza provided a voice to the Chicano Rights Movement. La Raza engaged photographers not only as journalists but also as artists and activists to capture the definitive moments, key players, and signs and symbols of Chicano activism.   Tuesdays – Fridays 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., Saturdays – Sundays 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Adults – $14, Students (with current ID) and Seniors – $10, Children (3–12) – $6…

September 2018

September 15, 2018 - January 19, 2019
Vincent Price Art Museum, 1301 Avenida Cesar Chavez
Monterey Park, CA 91754 United States
Free

Guadalupe Rosales: This Is Los Angeles, A Collective Memory

In her first solo museum exhibition, artist Guadalupe Rosales explores the radical potential of the archive in a new immersive installation that investigates collective histories within Latinx youth culture in Los Angeles. The exhibit activates memory, and reflects on everyday experiences in communities of color in the 1990s, from private spaces such as the teenage bedroom to cruising, parties and other forms of socializing.   Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays, and Saturdays 12:00 noon – 4:00 p.m. Thursdays 12:00 noon – 7:00…

October 2018

October 4 - December 31
Self Help Graphics & Art, 1300 East 1st Street
Los Angeles, CA 90033 United States
Free

45th Annual Día de los Muertos Art Exhibition

Self Help Graphics & Art presents their 45th annual Día de los Muertos exhibition featuring artwork by more than 20 artists across the nation. 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

October 14 - November 18
Olvera Street, Olivera St.
Los Angeles, CA 90012 United States
Free

Sacred Memories Art Exhibit

This annual exhibition examines the celebration of Día de Los Muertos and features a collection of artwork reflecting contemporary and cross-cultural rituals which pay tribute to our departed ancestors. Thursday – Sunday 10:00 a. m. – 3:00 p.m.

October 25, 2018 - January 6, 2019
Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery at Barnsdall Park, 4800 Hollywood Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90027 United States
Free

Here

This is a group exhibition that examines shifting physical/geographical and conceptual/imagined boundaries (and boundlessness) in-and-around the metropolis of Los Angeles. In addition to the natural and traditional human geography (such as neighborhoods), the artists assembled in Here investigate Los Angeles’ internal physical and conceptual boundaries, the bridges in-between, and permeability of these boundaries. Here explores these localized frictions, the hybridity, and fluidity of Los Angeles, to uncover these bounded and unbounded landscapes within Los Angeles.   Opening reception: October 21,…

October 25 - November 18
Los Angeles Theatre Center, 514 S. Spring St.
Los Angeles, CA 90013 United States
$25 – $60

Members Only

Members Only, the long-awaited sequel to the groundbreaking Blade to the Heat, 20 years have passed. This is a play about an America of color forging racial and sexual identities to the pulsating beat of Willie Colon and Blondie, on the cusp of discovery, at the edge of a plague. Check website for dates and time.

October 25 - November 18
Los Angeles Theatre Center, 514 S. Spring St.
Los Angeles, CA 90013 United States
$25 – $60

Members Only

In MEMBERS ONLY, the long-awaited sequel to the groundbreaking BLADE TO THE HEAT, 20 years have passed. It is 1982 in New York City: the golden age of boxing, the dying gasp of disco, and the flowering of identity politics. Pedro Quinn is well past 40 and still fighting, not only for championships but for the right to be himself, on his own terms. He even has a protege, a young female boxer who reminds him of his own youthful…

October 25 - November 18
Los Angeles Theatre Center, 514 S. Spring St.
Los Angeles, CA 90013 United States
$25 – $60

Desert Rats

A dark comedy about life and crime in America’s contemporary West. Estranged brothers Frank and Jesse reunite to plan a kidnapping in a squalid motel room on a hellish day in Barstow. When day turns into night and their hostage is brought out of the trunk, the siblings find their troubles have just begun. Check website for Date and Time

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