Museum

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

    March 3, 2019

    6:00 pm To 8:00 pm

    Presented in conjunction with The Notion of Family, which features work by Romare Bearden, enjoy a conversation about this celebrated, dynamic artist with Mary Schmidt Campbell, president of Spelman College and former director of The Studio Museum in Harlem, as she discusses and signs her recent book, An American Odyssey: The Life…Read more…

    Hammer Museum, 10899 Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA

    March 3, 2019 To May 5, 2019

    11:00 am To 5:00 pm

    Jamilah Sabur is a multidisciplinary artist whose work incorporates performance, video, and installation. Un chemin escarpé / A steep path (2018) is a five-channel video installation featuring her inner world, from a cricket field in the Blue Mountains of Jamaica to underwater geological features of the Caribbean sea and the Atlantic Ocean.Read more…

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

    March 6, 2019 To August 25, 2019

    10:00 am To 5:00 pm

    A prolific painter, printmaker, muralist, draftsman, and photographer whose career spanned more than half a century, Charles White’s artistic portrayals of black subjects, life, and history were extensive and far-reaching. Plumb Line features contemporary artists whose work in the realm of black individual and collective life resonates with White’s profound and continuing…Read more…

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

    March 10, 2019

    3:00 pm To 4:30 pm

    CAAM’s monthly book club continues this winter with titles selected in conjunction with The Notion of Family, which includes artworks from the 19th to the 21st centuries that chart a generational trajectory of African American family and togetherness.Read more…

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

    March 20, 2019 To September 8, 2019

    10:00 am To 5:00 pm

    Aspects of Nude showcases the ways in which artists have portrayed the human form in its purest state: bare. For centuries the study of nude models, in various poses, has been a fundamental source for artists to master drawing skills and learn to represent the subtleties of the human physique.Read more…