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

    January 20, 2020

    6:00 pm To 1:00 am

    Celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day immersed in art, culture, and community, and commemorate the 55th Anniversary of the Voting Rights Act of 1965. Enjoy an array of vibrant programs and activities for all ages. Read more…

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

    February 1, 2020

    10:00 pm To 12:00 am

    Sculptor Beulah Woodard had a lifelong interest in African culture and in 1935 was inspired to produce the sculpture Mask, on view in LA Blacksmith. Make your own small mask in soft copper. Ages 6 and up. Read more…

    The Broad, 221 S. Grand Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90012, USA

    February 5, 2020

    4:00 am To 7:00 am

    Presented on Wednesday, February 5 in conjunction with Shirin Neshat: I Will Greet the Sun Again, Allegories of Flight explores the influences on the artist’s practice. Read more…

    Expo Arts Center, 4321 Atlantic Ave., Long Beach, CA 90807, USA

    February 6, 2020 To February 8, 2020

    2:00 am To 6:00 am

    Celebrate Black History Month 2020 FORGOTTEN IMAGES An exhibition of authentic cultural artifacts of African American heritage from the 1600’s. DUKE GIVENS PRESENTS (THURS. FEB. 6 @ 6PM) Dress the Way You Will Be Addressed: A look at fashion throughout the years. ​WALL OF EXCELLENCE HONORS (FRI. FEB. Read more…

    Cinemark Baldwin Hills, 4020 Marlton Ave., Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90008, USA

    February 8, 2020

    2:30 am To 5:00 am

    For Black History Month, the Lucas Museum is partnering with LACMA to present a screening of Do the Right Thing, the classic 1989 American comedy-drama film produced, written, directed by, and starring Spike Lee. Salvatore “Sal” Fragione (Danny Aiello) is the Italian owner of a pizzeria in Brooklyn. Read more…