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20 Jan

Online w/ LACMA via Zoom

January 20, 2022 To March 24, 2022

12:00 pm To 1:00 pm

Presented in conjunction with Black American Portraits, an exhibition that reframes portraiture to center Black American subjects, sitters, and spaces, this series will include conversations between artists and LACMA curators and educators. Read more…

24 Jan

The Canvas @ LA Live, 944 Georgia Street, Los Angeles, CA 90015

January 24, 2022 To April 30, 2022

12:00 pm To 8:00 pm

Created in collaboration with the Shakur Estate, this exhibit leverages technology, contemporary art, and never before seen artifacts from Tupac’s personal archives. This exhibit is a fully immersive, thought-provoking, sensory experience that explores the life and legacy of the acclaimed artist and activist.  Tupac Shakur. Read more…

25 Jan

The Landmark, 10850 West Pico Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90064

January 25, 2022 To January 27, 2022

7:00 pm To 9:00 pm

In 2011, criminal defense/civil rights lawyer Jeffery Robinson began raising his then 13-year-old nephew and, as a Black man raising a Black son, struggled with what to tell his son about racism in America. Read more…

28 Jan

Livestream event

January 28, 2022 To January 28, 2022

1:00 pm To 2:00 pm

Bernardine Evaristo was an unlikely — and surprising– winner of the 2019 Booker Prize for her extraordinary novel, Girl, Woman, Other. She is the first Black woman to win the Booker, which is considered to be the most prestigious prize for a novel written in the English language. Read more…

29 Jan

Barbara Morrisonn Performing Arts Center, 4305 Degnan Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90008

January 29, 2022 To January 29, 2022

8:00 pm To 10:00 pm

Barbara Morrison is a Jazz and Blues Legend. As a Vocalist, she has been featured on two Grammy Award-nominated albums, and for a third Grammy Award-nominated album, Barbara Morrison’s Blue Lady Records served as Producer. Read more…

29 Jan

The Underground Museum, 3508 West Washington Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90018

January 29, 2022 To September 30, 2022

12:00 pm To 5:00 pm

Welcome back family! After nearly two years of being closed, the beloved Underground Museum is reopening with an exhibition devoted to its cofounder, Noah Davis. Organized by Helen Molesworth and Justen Leroy, the exhibition will be Davis’s first museum show in Los Angeles. Read more…

30 Jan

The Vermont Hollywood, 1020 North Vermont Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90029

January 30, 2022 To January 30, 2022

8:30 pm To 10:30 pm

KCRW and Sean Healy Presents: Robert Glasper – Celebrating 10 Years of Black Radio at the iconic Vermont Hollywood. Glasper’s critically acclaimed fifth studio album was released a decade ago, featuring heavyweights such as Erykah Badu, Yasiin Bey, and Ledisi. Read more…

30 Jan

Saban Theatre, 8440 Wilshire Boulevard, Beverly Hills, CA, 90210

January 30, 2022 To January 30, 2022

8:00 pm To 10:00 pm

American Music Award Winner, Donell Jones is a renowned R&B vocalist, an exceptional songwriter, and a master producer. Read more…

01 Feb

Virtual event

February 1, 2022 To February 1, 2022

10:00 am To 12:00 pm

QuickBooks Roundtable hosts a discussion with award-winning actress and Pattern Beauty founder Tracee Ellis Ross, award-winning journalist Soledad O’Brien, and a panel of experts to learn why it’s critical for small business owners to prioritize their own health and wellness in order to thrive The theme for Black History Month… Read more…

05 Feb

Inglewood

February 5, 2022 To February 5, 2022

11:00 am To 4:00 pm

Where can you find dope black people in LA? Where can you go to shoot the breeze, learn something new, and leave feeling refreshed? You found it! KolorCon is an encounter of the dopest Millennials and Gen XRs in LA. Come ready to spread good vibes, relax, and leave a little more leveled… Read more…

06 Feb

Hammer Museum, 10899 Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90024

February 6, 2022 To May 15, 2022

11:00 am To 6:00 pm

A pivotal influence on contemporary art for over 50 years, Ulysses Jenkins is a groundbreaking video artist who emerged in the late-1970s. His video and media work is remarkable for its fusion of forms to conjure vibrant expressions of how image, sound, and cultural iconography inform representation. Read more…

09 Feb

WHITEFIRE THEATRE, 13500 Ventura Boulevard, Sherman Oaks, CA 91423

February 9, 2022 To February 9, 2022

8:00 pm To 10:00 pm

Poison Gun,” written and performed by Dee Freeman, based on true events. Loe’s granddaddy, a farmer in rural Louisiana, made a lot of money making and selling moonshine. Because he hated banks, they buried his money all over his 100 acre farm in huge, rusty Folgers coffee cans. Read more…

09 Feb

Mark Taper Forum 135 N. Grand Ave Los Angeles CA 90012

February 9, 2022 To March 13, 2022

8:00 pm To 9:30 pm

It’s the most Tony Award®-nominated play in history. It stunned off-Broadway. Then it shocked Broadway. Now, Jeremy O. Read more…

10 Feb

February 10, 2022 To February 10, 2022

11:30 am To 1:00 pm

Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc., Theta Upsilon Sigma Chapter & Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., Inglewood Alumnae Chapter in conjunction with the Children’s Collective, and Black Infant Health present Postpartum: You Are Not Alone. Read more…

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