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

We Are Who We Are Waiting For – workshop with Ericka Huggins
A Woman's Place... / Community Health and Wellness / Fall Exhibitions / November 2017

We Are Who We Are Waiting For – workshop with Ericka Huggins

Saturday November 4, 2017 @William Grant Still Arts Center 2520 S West View St Los Angeles, CA 90016 We are who we are waiting for! We have the compassion to provide community based support for people living in conditions of poverty and despair. We are the ones who can make an effort to educate our … 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

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