Museum

    Skirball Cultural Center, 2701 North Sepulveda Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90049

    July 25, 2019

    8:00 pm To 10:00 pm

    California debut! Travel to the border of Colombia and Ecuador with Río Mira, a marimba supergroup named for the river that separates the two South American countries.Read more…

    Central Avenue and 42nd Street, Los Angeles, CA

    July 27, 2019 To July 28, 2019

    11:00 am To 7:00 pm

    The FREE community event will return to historic Central Avenue, between Vernon Avenue and Martin Luther King Boulevard, on July 27-28 from 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Hosted by Councilmember Curren D.Read more…

    LACMA, 5905 Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90036

    July 27, 2019 To November 3, 2019

    11:00 am To 5:00 pm

    Zak Ové (born 1966) is a British visual artist of Trinidadian descent. His sculptural installation, The Invisible Man and the Masque of Blackness, encapsulates the complex history of racial objectification and the evolution of black subjectivity.Read more…

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

    August 3, 2019

    10:30 am To 4:30 pm

    Celebrate your family’s rich history by learning how to capture and preserve great memories during this all-ages Heritage Day, presented in conjunction with The Liberator: Chronicling Black Los Angeles, 1900–1914. Bring the entire family to scan keepsakes, hear powerful stories of legacy, and learn about genealogy and how to preserve family treasures through…Read more…

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

    August 6, 2019

    7:30 pm To 9:30 pm

    John Singleton’s films centered on black people’s realities, dreams, and nightmares without compromise. This film series explores Singleton’s dynamic visions of black life and his pioneering efforts to widen Hollywood’s lens. Organized by and featuring discussions with writer Ernest Hardy.Read more…