The William Grant Still Arts Center Presents STORY TIME with Dale Guy Madison
Classes and Workshops / December 2017 / Events / January 2018 / Winter Classes

The William Grant Still Arts Center Presents STORY TIME with Dale Guy Madison

The William Grant Still Arts Center Presents STORY TIME with Dale Guy Madison FREE For children 3 – 6 years of age MUST BE ACCOMPANIED BY PARENT Join us for a weekly themed story hour with activity involved! Story Time Dates  SATURDAY DECEMBER 16 2017 2 PM – 3 PM SATURDAY DECEMBER 23 2017 2 PM – … Continue reading

The William Grant Still Arts Center Presents 37th Annual Black Doll Show: Jubilee, Celebrations in Color
Black Doll Show / Classes and Workshops / December 2017 / Doll Show / Events / February 2018 / January 2018

The William Grant Still Arts Center Presents 37th Annual Black Doll Show: Jubilee, Celebrations in Color

The William Grant Still Arts Center Presents 37th Annual Black Doll Show: Jubilee, Celebrations in Color December 9, 2017-February 17, 2018 Opening Reception: December 9, 3:00-6:00pm Curated by Stephanie J. Moore Los Angeles (November 29, 2017) – For its 37th Annual Black Doll Show the William Grant Still Arts Center will be focusing on gatherings, … Continue reading

Saturday 11/11/17 Build A Revolutionary Bear Workshop
A Woman's Place... / Classes and Workshops / Events / Fall Exhibitions / November 2017

Saturday 11/11/17 Build A Revolutionary Bear Workshop

Saturday 11/11/17 2PM – 4PM @WILLIAM GRANT STILL ARTS CENTER 2520 S. West View St., Los Angeles, California 90016 Yuri Kochiyama, revolutionary organizer and friend of Malcolm X loved and collected Teddy Bears. She dressed them up as revolutionaries and gave them pins to free political prisoners. She gave gifts of bears to women she … Continue reading

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…”
A Woman's Place... / Events / Fall Exhibitions / October 2017

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
Classes and Workshops / Events / Fall Exhibitions

“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