A new exhibition highlights the largely unseen artwork of Theodor Geisel, a.k.a. Dr. Seuss, much of which was inspired by his San Diego surroundings.
An integral part of L.A.'s multi-faceted performance art community, Brian Getnick believes L.A. offers an ideal space for creating experimental and hybrid modes of performance art.
Olga Koumoundouros' site-specific work "Roundhouse Shines" explores the politics of land use along the L.A. River.
A new exhibition at the Annenberg Space for Photography demonstrates society's personal implication in the unfolding story of the world's rising waters.
A new exhibition highlights the largely unseen artwork of Theodor Geisel, a.k.a. Dr. Seuss, much of which was inspired by his San Diego surroundings.
An integral part of L.A.'s multi-faceted performance art community, Brian Getnick believes L.A. offers an ideal space for creating experimental and hybrid modes of performance art.
A new book explores the movements and industries that influenced California graphic design innovation from 1936-1986.
A new exhibition at the Annenberg Space for Photography demonstrates society's personal implication in the unfolding story of the world's rising waters.
A new exhibition highlights the largely unseen artwork of Theodor Geisel, a.k.a. Dr. Seuss, much of which was inspired by his San Diego surroundings.
A host of Southern California artists and galleries are represented at the Miami edition of Art Basel.
A new book explores the movements and industries that influenced California graphic design innovation from 1936-1986.
A new exhibition at the Annenberg Space for Photography demonstrates society's personal implication in the unfolding story of the world's rising waters.
In the heart of Hollywood, Billy Berg's was a prime jazz club through the 1940s and 1950s.
A host of Southern California artists and galleries are represented at the Miami edition of Art Basel.
A new book explores the movements and industries that influenced California graphic design innovation from 1936-1986.
The California Institute of Earth Architecture hopes their Superadobe construction technique may be applied to more traditional contemporary homes found throughout SoCal suburbs.
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    The Cotabato Sessions: The Sound of the Philippines Comes to L.A.
    The Cotabato Sessions: The Sound of the Philippines Comes to L.A.
    The documentary "The Cotabato Sessions" spotlights the indigenous music of the Philippines and the dance performances that traditionally accompany them.
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    LA Islam Arts Initiative
    Histories Absolved: Revolutionary Cuban Poster Art and the Muslim International
    Histories Absolved: Revolutionary Cuban Poster Art and the Muslim International
    The new exhibition "Histories Absolved" displays posters of the Cuban Revolution conceived in solidarity with Muslim liberation movements in the Middle East.
    In Partnership with:
    LA Islam Arts Initiative
    Yujun Ye: L.A. Dreaming
    Yujun Ye: L.A. Dreaming
    Taiwanese artist Yujun Ye explores the multi-faceted dream that L.A. represents to its citizens and to the wider world in her exhibition "El Sueño de Los Angeles."
    In Partnership with:
    18th Street Arts Center
    Javier Tapia and Camilo Ontiveros: Travelling Dust
    Javier Tapia and Camilo Ontiveros: Travelling Dust
    "Travelling Dust," a multidisciplinary project from artists Javier Tapia and Camilo Ontiveros, seeks to explore the shared culture between the U.S. and Latin America.
    In Partnership with:
    18th Street Arts Center

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    Roundhouse Shines: Conversations on the River
    Roundhouse Shines: Conversations on the River
    Olga Koumoundouros' site-specific work "Roundhouse Shines" explores the politics of land use along the L.A. River.

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    Artists and writers in Santa Barbara acknowledge a shared common cultural history of a not-so-distant past where California and the West were ruled by others.
    The distance from the main urban hubs has afforded SLO the capacity to retain, preserve and celebrate its agrarian Mexican and Spanish past and allowed its cities and towns to grow at a sustainable rate.
    The cultural ecology of Riverside County is as diverse as its geography.
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    Architecture/ Design

    California becomes an international export by redefining the concept of city and home.

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    Community Arts

    Through workshops, education and placed based projects, art is the connective tissue of a community.

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    Cultural Politics

    Funding bubbles, cultural deserts and the politics of access to the arts in the 21st century.

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    Film & Media Arts

    At the shadow of the entertainment industry, video artists and underground filmmakers take a stand.

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    Literature

    Noir, sunshine and dystopia create a multi-ethnic narrative that is read, watched and admired around the globe.

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    Multi-Disciplinary

    Multi-hyphenate works that combine disciplines, remix dogmas, and reinvent the wheel.

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    Music

    A dialogue between cultures, the music of our state serves up the California dream like no other artform.

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    Performance

    Staging the drama of California through dance, music and theater.

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    Visual Arts

    Breaking away from the European and New York vanguard, California reinvents the art world.


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