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June 2020

June 30 @ 2:00 pm

KJazz Presents the LA Jazz Caravan Online!

Two exciting on-air and streamed online free live jazz concerts sponsored by the City of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs KJAZZ created a brand new mini-series to support promotion of artist and projects funded by the Leimert Park Cultural Hub and the LA Jazz Caravan, and to promote funding available to artists affected by COVID19. There will be 3 artists presented. Next up: KJazz Stay at Home concert with the David Benoit Trio, Tuesday at 2pm David Bryan Benoit…

June 30 @ 5:00 pm
Los Angeles, CA United States

NEA Big Read: Raising Zoey: Screening & Discussion

Big Read event to close out our Pride Month celebrations. Join us in a discussion with director Dante Alcencastre followed by a screening of his film Raising Zoey.

June 30 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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soundpedro2020 artists’ adaptations and artifacts of their proposed submissions revealed at regular intervals until June 29th.
14577, 3601 S. Gaffey St.
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
Free

soundpedro 2020 schizophonia

On Saturday, June 6th beginning at 7pm listeners can live stream soundpedro2020schizophonia at soundpedro.org. Following the live kick-off and Earmaginations sound performances, sound works will be continuously released throughout the month of June concluding with a SynthLab online dance party on June 30th at 7pm. Schizophonia is a term coined by R. Murray Schafer to describe the splitting of an original sound and its electroacoustic reproduction. The invention of electroacoustic equipment enables the recording and transmission of sound to anywhere…

July 2020

July 8 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Virtual KCET Cinema Series Screening/Discussion “Trans Pecos” July 8

Join KCET Cinema Series host Pete Hammond for a virtual screening of the documentary TRANS PECOS with a LIVE Q&A with director Nicol Ragland and producers Anna Rau and Corbett Jones immediately following the screening on Wed., Jul. 8 at 7 p.m. PT. The film documents the impact of the Trans-Pecos Pipeline during the two years of its construction, as oil and gas interests trample on land and water rights and endanger residents along 148 miles in West Texas. As…

July 11 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

ArtScape LA: Transformation Beyond Crisis

Saturday, July 11th, 3pm-4:30pm   From crisis to transformation. How can arts and culture move beyond the profound economic and social devastation in a way that not only revives our sector, but also fundamentally transforms the landscape — pushing us forward toward greater justice, equity and inclusion?   Join Marie Kellier & Trevor Davis of the Empowerment Congress, as they tackle this challenge with the heads of the arts departments for the City and the County of Los Angeles, Kristin…

July 25 @ 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
NewFilmmakers LA, 1438 N Gower St, Los Angeles, CA 90028
Los Angeles, CA 90028 United States
$10

NewFilmmakers Los Angeles Virtual Film Festival – July 25th

NewFilmmakers Los Angeles (NFMLA) hosts InFocus: Canadian Cinema, Presented by the Consulate General of Canada in Los Angeles, highlighting independent Canadian storytellers. Following the Canadian Cinema programs is a selection of shorts from NFMLA’s summer programming. Powered by Seed&Spark on their virtual festival platform, each screening will be followed by a live Q&A via Zoom. Special event sponsors include Telefilm Canada, Québec Government Office in Los Angeles and Mount Saint Mary’s University. The day begins with InFocus: Canadian Cinema’s documentary…

July 28 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Tuesday, happening 1 times

Los Angeles, CA United States
free

The Art of Comics III and IV with Charlotte Hildebrand

Create an 8 Panel Comic with your Imaginative Vision for a Better Future in this 8 Session Workshop Tuesdays 4pm to 6pm July 28th and August 4th Ages 16+ Free! Limited to 10 Registrants Linktr.ee/cfaer

July 28 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Free

Leimert Park Live!

Join us for a virtual exploration of Leimert Park, known as one of the centers of both historical and contemporary African American art, music, and culture in Los Angeles. Fondly referred to as “the village,” Leimert Park has cultivated artistic giants across the disciplines of music and visual arts, including Barbara Morrison and Betye Saar. These two icons were recognized and celebrated by Leimert Park cultural institutions like The World Stage and Brockman Gallery before their mainstream success. Griots will…

July 30 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Los Angeles, CA United States
free

Portraits and Frames II: A Poetry Workshop with Julia Edwards

Thursday, July 30th 4:00pm to 5:30pm Ages 16+ Free! In this workshop, we will continue our exploration of framing, expanding on the ways that portraits can come alive on the page while also honing in on how to give shape to our ideas, feelings, and stories in our poems. We will look at a variety of poetic works that focus on these methods, discussing them along the way. We will save the final part of the class to take what’s…

August 2020

August 5 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00 pm on Wednesday, happening 4 times

Los Angeles, CA United States

Southland Sessions

Southland Sessions showcases the vibrancy and resilience of creators across Southern California in up-close, virtual “sessions.” From high school operas and drive-thru art exhibitions to Chicano comedies and underground DJ sets, lo-fi to high brow, whether it’s at home or concerts at the park, we are presenting, reporting, and bringing resources to support the arts in our city. Tune-in for episodes, daily articles, resources and events exploring all the facets of arts and culture in the Southland. Southland Sessions drops…

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