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

Saturday, November 5, 1-4pm – Exhibit Walk Through with Valena Broussard Dismukes
Fall Exhibitions / November 2016

Saturday, November 5, 1-4pm – Exhibit Walk Through with Valena Broussard Dismukes

On Saturday, November 5 from 1-4pm, stop by the Center to visit our current photography exhibition, Intersections: Valena Broussard Dismukes, and meet with Valena Broussard Dismukes to discuss her work with her directly. The current exhibit features photographs from throughout Dismukes’ life, with a focus on her noted series and book “The Red-Black Connection” that draws connections … Continue reading

Intersections: Valena Broussard Dismukes
Fall Exhibitions / November 2016 / October 2016

Intersections: Valena Broussard Dismukes

Intersections: Valena Broussard Dismukes October 8 to November 19, 2016 Opening Reception: Saturday, October 8, 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Exhibit Walk Through: Saturday, November 5, 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Please note: William Grant Still Arts Center will open at 3:00 p.m. on October 8. Intersections: Valena Broussard Dismukes will present a photographic and biographical look through … Continue reading

Mini Archives Fair & Community History Conversation– Saturday, November 14, 1-4pm
Fall Exhibitions

Mini Archives Fair & Community History Conversation– Saturday, November 14, 1-4pm

This is the last event of the West Adams Collectors Club exhibition!  Please join for a discussion on community histories, a chance to view the exhibit, talk with participating collectors, and tables/resources from a few local archives including A.C. Bilbrew’s Black Resource Center and the Pacifica Radio Archive as well as resources from the City of Los Angeles … 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