Saturday 10/21/17, 2-4 PM:The Club as a Classroom: Conversation with Jewel Thais-Williams and DJ Lynnee Denise Part of The William Grant Still Arts Center’s exhibition, “A Woman’s Place…”
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Saturday 10/21/17, 2-4 PM:The Club as a Classroom: Conversation with Jewel Thais-Williams and DJ Lynnee Denise Part of The William Grant Still Arts Center’s exhibition, “A Woman’s Place…”

The Club as a Classroom: Conversation with Jewel Thais-Williams and DJ Lynnee Denise Part of The WIlliam Grant Still Arts Center’s exhibition, “A Woman’s Place…” Saturday October 21, 2-4 pm FREE Jewel Thais-Williams Using the club as the classroom, Jewel Thais Williams created a community center at the corner of Pico and Crenshaw that offered … Continue reading

Wednesday 10/11/2017 FREE Screening – Mountains that Take Wing: Angela Davis and Yuri Kochiyama By C.A. Griffith & H.L.T. Quan
A Woman's Place... / Events / Fall Exhibitions / October 2017

Wednesday 10/11/2017 FREE Screening – Mountains that Take Wing: Angela Davis and Yuri Kochiyama By C.A. Griffith & H.L.T. Quan

October 11, 7-9  PM (FREE) @WILLIAM GRANT STILL ARTS CENTER 2520 South West View Street Los Angeles CA 90016 Mountains that Take Wing: Angela Davis & Yuri Kochiyama A Conversation on Life, Struggles & Liberation A film by C.A. Griffith & H.L.T. Quan 2009, 97 minutes, Thirteen years, two radical activist all-stars-one conversation. Internationally renowned scholar, … Continue reading

“A Woman’s Place…” September 23 – November 18 2017 Exhibit Opening: Saturday, September 23, 3:00 – 6:00 PM
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“A Woman’s Place…” September 23 – November 18 2017 Exhibit Opening: Saturday, September 23, 3:00 – 6:00 PM

“A Woman’s Place…” September 23 – November 18 2017 Exhibit Opening Saturday, September 23, 3:00 – 6:00 PM William Grant Still Arts Center 2520 Sout West View Street, Los Angeles 90016 FREE DJ Sets by  Kristi Lomax  (KPFK, One Track Mind) Sasha Ali (Miss Modular) Sofia (ZONK! , Chez Les Yé-Yé) “A Woman’s Place…” brings together … Continue reading

Thursday, February 2, 6:30pm – BlackBrown Unity: Uncovering & Celebrating Hidden Histories & Potential
Classes and Workshops / Community Health and Wellness / Events / February 2017

Thursday, February 2, 6:30pm – BlackBrown Unity: Uncovering & Celebrating Hidden Histories & Potential

In a time when collaboration and solidarity are most vital, legendary professor and photographer Ron Wilkins will speak on the long-existing, mutually-beneficial Black Brown relationships. Ron Wilkins’ experience ranges from being a member of the “OG” Slausons to serving as a Western Regional Chair of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee in the 1960s. He was … Continue reading

At land’s edge presents: Suné Woods
Events / October 2016

At land’s edge presents: Suné Woods

At land’s edge, an autonomous pedagogical platform and group based in East and South Los Angeles that nurtures the voices of cultural producers committed to social transformation, will present a public lecture with Mid-City based artist Suné Woods at the William Grant Still Arts Center on Thursday, October 6 from 6-8pm. All are welcome and we hope … Continue reading

Sankofa Launch and Dialogue – Saturday, October 31, 12 Noon-3pm
Community Health and Wellness / Events / Fall Exhibitions / October 2015

Sankofa Launch and Dialogue – Saturday, October 31, 12 Noon-3pm

“Armed with the knowledge of our past, we can with confidence charter a course for our future. Culture is an indispensable weapon in the freedom struggle. We must take hold of it and forge the future with the past.” – Malcolm X Speech at Founding Rally of the Organization of Afro-American Unity (28 June 1964) Sankofa … Continue reading

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Summer Art & Jazz Camp Recital & Exhibition – Saturday, August 1

All summer, the campers of Art & Jazz Summer Camp have been perfecting their tap skills, learning the basics of woodwind and brass including trumpet, clarinet and recorder, strumming guitars and ukulele, creating 3D sculptures inspired by the work of Noah Purifoy and original theatrical productions, exploring the vocal and musical works of Duke Ellington, … Continue reading