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Art

    Craft Contemporary, 5814 Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90036

    December 9, 2022 To January 8, 2023

    11:00 am To 5:00 pm

    Renowned Los Angeles artist Lezley Saar constructs worlds within worlds by transforming the museum’s gallery into a series of large-scale dioramas. Saar has been fascinated with dioramas since childhood and continually references them in her work. For the exhibition, Saar will elaborately stage her own painted tapestries, totem sculptures, collages,… Read more…

    California African American Museum, 600 State Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90037

    December 10, 2022

    11:00 am To 4:00 pm

    Immerse yourself in the artistry, history, and power of Black comics at CAAMCon, CAAM’s first festival of Black comics! Join us for a day of activities for all ages, featuring panels with Ryan Coogler, John Jennings, Cody Ziglar and other noted artists in the field, a comics marketplace, and more!… Read more…

    Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 5909 Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90036

    December 11, 2022

    3:00 pm To 4:00 pm

    Join curators Rita Gonzalez and José Luis Blondet in conversation with special guests as LACMA welcomes the traveling exhibition Afro-Atlantic Histories, which brings together documents and artworks by artists from throughout Africa, the Americas, the Caribbean, and Europe that trace the complex legacy of the African Diaspora. Afro-Atlantic Histories charts the transatlantic… Read more…

    Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 5905 Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles, Ca 90036

    December 11, 2022 To September 10, 2023

    11:00 am To 6:00 pm

    Afro-Atlantic Histories charts the transatlantic slave trade and its legacies in the African diaspora. Through a series of dialogues across time, the exhibition features artworks produced in Africa, Europe, and the Americas in the last four centuries to reexamine—from a global perspective—histories and stories of enslavement, resilience, and the struggle for… Read more…

    California African American Museum, 600 State Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90037

    December 17, 2022

    1:00 pm To 3:00 pm

    Celebrate Kuumba, the Kwanzaa principle of creativity with CAAM! Join the festivities and an afternoon of storytelling with Jayon and Jon Kev as they share songs, puppetry, and exciting tales during an interactive story time. Next, teaching artists from Able ARTS Work—a nonprofit organization that offers opportunities in the creative… Read more…