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    California African American Museum, 600 State Drive, Exposition Park, Los Angeles, California 90007

    November 19, 2019

    7:00 pm To 9:00 pm

    Clothing designers produce an aesthetic expression that transcends time and context, whether through costumes in feature films, music videos, or the everyday. Find out how Academy Award-winning costume designer Ruth E. Carter, Angela Dean of Deanzign, Kevan Hall of Kevan Hall Designs, and T.J.Read more…

    Getty Museum, 1200 Getty Center Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90049, USA

    November 19, 2019 To February 16, 2020

    10:00 am To 9:00 pm

    Early medieval legends reported that one of the three kings who paid homage to the newborn Christ Child in Bethlehem was from Africa. But it would be nearly one thousand years before artists began representing Balthazar, the youngest of the magi, as a Black man.Read more…

    Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 5905 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, California 90036, USA

    November 22, 2019

    6:00 pm To 8:00 pm

    Celebrate L.A.’s finest jazz musicians! Jazz at LACMA is presented Friday evenings from April to November. International vocalist Douyé has performed the world over, working with such leading jazz artists as Ron Carter, John Beasley, Russell Malone, and Zack O’Farrill.Read more…

    2413 2nd Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90018

    December 7, 2019

    10:00 am To 6:00 pm

    Join us to celebrate the Holidays in the West Adams Historical Community in the heart of Los Angeles for the neighborhood’s biggest end of year Arts & Crafts Bizarre and Block Party! On Saturday December 7th, 2019 we want you to come and join neighbors for an exciting time and…Read more…

    California African American Museum, 600 State Dr., Exposition Park, Los Angeles, CA 90007

    December 13, 2019

    7:00 pm To 9:00 pm

    Acclaimed author Michael Eric Dyson discusses his new book, “JAY-Z: Made in America,” a powerful examination of recording artist JAY-Z as a cultural icon.Read more…