DCA Arts and Cultural Calendar

Loading Events

Events Search and Views Navigation

Find Events

Event Views Navigation

Events Search

Event Category Folk and Traditional Arts

Venues

March 2019

March 31, 2019 @ 10:00 am - January 5, 2020 @ 4:00 pm
The Autry Museum of the American West, 4700 Western Heritage Way
Los Angeles, CA 90027 United States
Free – $14

Indian Country: The Art of David Bradley Opens to the Public

For the past three decades, David Bradley (Minnesota Chippewa, born 1954) has been a recognized voice from Indian Country, confronting through his art questions of identity, self-determination, and self-representation, as well as definitions of “traditional” Indian art. Drawing influence from diverse sources such as Santa Fe–style painting of the 1930s–40s, Renaissance art, pop culture, advertising, and film, Bradley’s work is at once serious and fun, historical and contemporary.

May 2019

May 1 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Harbor City – Harbor Gateway Branch Library, 24000 S. Western
Los Angeles, CA 90710 United States
Free

Chinese Tea Ceremony

Margie Yang from the American Chinese Tea Culture Academy will present the art of the Chinese Tea Ceremony. Ms. Yang will introduce a variety of tea from Taiwan, demonstrating three kinds of tea: oolong, kong fu, and jasmine. For the ceremony, two audience members will be guests at the table. There will be a tea tasting and a snack for each audience member. The program will be in Chinese with an English language interpreter on hand to explain the processes…

May 4 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Chinatown Branch Library, 639 N. Hill St.
Los Angeles, CA 90012 United States
Free

Chinese Tea Ceremony

Margie Yang from the American Chinese Tea Culture Academy will present the art of the Chinese Tea Ceremony. Ms. Yang will introduce a variety of tea from Taiwan, demonstrating three kinds of tea: oolong, kong fu, and jasmine. For the ceremony, two audience members will be guests at the table. There will be a tea tasting and a snack for each audience member. The program will be in Chinese with an English language interpreter on hand to explain the processes…

May 11 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Northridge Branch – Los Angeles Public Library, 9051 Darby Ace
Northridge, CA 91325 United States
Free

Korean Classical Music & Dance Company

The Korean Classical Music and Dance Company performs ceremonial court and social folk dances integral to Korean culture in a presentation that intersperses educational segments with Korean folk dances and music, including the Flower Crown Dance (a court dance), Changgo dance (accompanied by hourglass-shaped drums), Kayagum (folk song played with 12-stringed instrument, Bu Chae Chum (fan dance), and more. Performers are dressed in traditional, colorful costumes.

May 15 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Vernon Branch Library, 4504 S. Central Ave
Los Angeles, CA United States
Free

Korean Classical Music & Dance Company

The Korean Classical Music and Dance Company performs ceremonial court and social folk dances integral to Korean culture in a presentation that intersperses educational segments with Korean folk dances and music, including the Flower Crown Dance (a court dance), Changgo dance (accompanied by hourglass-shaped drums), Kayagum (folk song played with 12-stringed instrument, Bu chae chum (fan dance), and more. Performers are dressed in traditional, colorful costumes.

BE IN THE LOOP!

Receive notes 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