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November 2019

November 7, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Lincoln Heights Youth Arts Center, 2911 Altura St.
Los Angeles, CA 90031 United States
Free

LHYAC’s Poetry in the Heights: Open Mic Night

Are you a poet, spoken word artist, singer, instrumentalist, or performer looking for a stage and audience to share your creativity and perspective with the world? Stop by for LHYAC’s Poetry in the Heights: Open Mic Night on Thursday, November 7, from 6 pm – 7:30 pm, hosted by Teaching Artist, Bobby Gordon! Share your talent in a safe, welcoming environment with fellow critical thinkers and young minds who are finding and exploring their inner voices. Open Mic sign-ups start…

November 9, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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The show will run through November 9 (Monday – Saturday, 10am – 4 pm).
Barnsdall Junior Arts Center Gallery, 4814 Hollywood Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90027 United States
Free

Barnsdall Junior Arts Center Gallery presents: Dia de los Muertos 2019

Thank you to everyone who attended the Día de los Muertos opening reception on October 18 and participated in the largest collection of altars to date! The show will run through November 9 (Monday – Saturday, 10am – 4 pm).   Día de los Muertos (or Día de Muertos), translated as Day of the Dead, is a Mexican tradition that grows out of the syncretism of Catholic and indigenous practices. It is a time to remember loved ones and support…

December 2019

December 7, 2019 @ 12:00 pm
Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery at Barnsdall Park, 4800 Hollywood Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90027 United States
Free

Family Day at the Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery

Delight in a day at LAMAG with a series of special family programs featuring exhibition artists Megan Whitmarsh and Lani Trock with Felisa Funes from Of the Flowers. See additional information below:   LAMAGPlay: Artist workshop with Megan Whitmarsh at 12 PM Join exhibition artist Megan Whitmarsh to create an original artwork inspired by nature. Participants will make fabric plants and compose dream haikus.   LAMAGLearn: free food at 1 PM Cultivate your own food practice with edible seedlings and…

December 7, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery, 4800 Hollywood Boulevard,
Los Angeles, 90027
Free

Loitering is delightful Family Day

Delight in a day at LAMAG with a series of special family programs featuring exhibition artists Megan Whitmarsh and Lani Trock with Felisa Funes from Of the Flowers. Se additional information below: LAMAGPlay: Artist workshop with Megan Whitmarsh at 12 PM Join exhibition artist Megan Whitmarsh to create an original artwork inspired by everyday household objects. LAMAGLearn: free food at 1 PM Cultivate your own food practice with edible seedlings and gleaned produce offered freely by exhibition artist Lani Trock.…

December 13, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Center for the Art Eagle Rock, 2225 Colorado Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90041 United States
Free

Little Masters 2019

Join us on Friday, December 13th, 2019 to celebrate the emerging artists of our after-school arts enrichment program, Imagine Studio! The Little Masters exhibition features unique drawings, paintings, sculptures and mixed media from the talented elementary and middle schools students who inspired us with their creativity this year. The opening will include crafts, food, music and more!

December 13, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Lincoln Heights Youth Art Center, 2911 Altura st.
Los Angeles, CA 90031 United States
Free

Lincoln Heights Youth Arts Center
Winter Holiday Showcase & Fair

We invite you to the 1st annual Lincoln Heights Youth Center Complex Winter Holiday Showcase & Fair on Friday, December 13, from 4 pm – 9 pm. This event is proudly co-presented by the City of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs and the Department of Recreation and Parks, which offer a diverse array of youth arts and recreation activities for the community to take advantage of under one roof. This Winter Holiday event will feature student performances, a visit…

January 2020

January 11 - January 12
Lincoln Heights Youth Art Center, 2911 Altura st.
Los Angeles, CA 90031 United States
$50

Prison & Reentry Arts Techniques Teacher Training Presented by TheatreWorkers Project in Partnership with Lincoln Heights Youth Arts Center

REGISTRATION NOW OPEN!!! 9 Spaces Available This January Lincoln Heights Youth Arts Center hosts TheatreWorkers Project, a training program for teaching artists and arts administrators on understanding and serving incarcerated and formerly incarcerated populations. Susie Tanner, Director and Master Teaching Artist, with TheatreWorkers Project artists, an academic adviser, and returned citizens, will lead participants through two all-day sessions, including a hands-on workshop on teaching techniques, a survey of current prison reentry programs, and active TheaterWorkers Project projects. Participants can also…

January 12 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until January 12, 2020

Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery, 4800 Hollywood Boulevard,
Los Angeles, 90027
Free

‘Loitering is delightful’ at the Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery

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…

January 18 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until March 28, 2020

Barnsdall Junior Arts Center Gallery, 4814 Hollywood Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90027 United States
Free

Bransdall Junior Arts Center Gallery presents
“MMXX The Roaring 1920’s-2020” Adult Student Exhibition

2020 Adult Student Exhibition at Barnsdall Junior Arts Center Gallery Artist’s Reception, Friday, February 14, 2020, 6 to 9:00 p.m. Roaring 1920s or 2020 Themed Costumes Encouraged!   Sponsored by the City of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs in association with the Barnsdall Art Center Student Advisory Committee  

January 18 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until February 16, 2020

William Grant Still Arts Center, 2520 S. West View Street
Los Angeles, CA 90016 United States
Free

William Grant Still Arts Center “Psychedollia,” 39th Annual Black Doll Show,

Los Angeles (November 27, 2018) –The William Grant Still Art Center is excited to announce it’s 39th Annual Black Doll Show, “Psychedollia” showcasing a movement in joy, through Black life, music, art, fashion and popular culture. The exhibition cites 1960’s soul and funk as a source of inspiration while also referencing flower power genres of the 1990’s hip hop and house/techno scenes, contemporary practices of futurism and transgression through delight and bliss. Psychedollia is a celebration of the monumental and small,…

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