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Artbound has received its second Art Works grant from the National Endowment for the Arts.
Filmmaker Kenneth Anger discusses rediscovering a long lost version of his psychedelic film "Lucifer Rising."
Artbound presents a one hour special focused on the avant-garde opera, "Invisible Cities."
Maxwell Williams reflects on the last days of Mike Kelley and the artist's exhibition at MOCA.
Rubén Martínez recalls his near conversation with Gabriel García Márquez, who died this week at age 87.
The printwork on view in the traveling exhibition "Serigrafía" demonstrates the fluidity of Chicana/o identity since the initial Chicano manifesto of 1969.
The word "California" was tracked through millions of books published across nine languages and several centuries to decipher its representation in world literature.
Maxwell Williams reflects on the last days of Mike Kelley and the artist's exhibition at MOCA.
Rubén Martínez recalls his near conversation with Gabriel García Márquez, who died this week at age 87.
The exhibition "Vital Signs" explores the vibrant melding of Hispanic and Anglo-American cultures indigenous to San Bernardino County.
The word "California" was tracked through millions of books published across nine languages and several centuries to decipher its representation in world literature.
Maxwell Williams reflects on the last days of Mike Kelley and the artist's exhibition at MOCA.
Paris Photo Los Angeles explores how artists have been and are using photography and moving image in their work in the 20th and 21st centuries.
The exhibition "Vital Signs" explores the vibrant melding of Hispanic and Anglo-American cultures indigenous to San Bernardino County.
The word "California" was tracked through millions of books published across nine languages and several centuries to decipher its representation in world literature.
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    Good Design Is for Everyone: The Evolution of Low-Income Housing in L.A.

    What would it mean for L.A. to become known for a successful and sustainable network of beautiful housing projects for its most vulnerable citizens?

    Kenneth Anger on the Resurrection of "Lucifer Rising"

    Filmmaker Kenneth Anger discusses rediscovering a long lost version of his psychedelic film "Lucifer Rising."

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    By the Numbers: California in World Literature
    By the Numbers: California in World Literature
    The word "California" was tracked through millions of books published across nine languages and several centuries to decipher its representation in world literature.
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    Serigrafia: Constructing the Chicana/o Imaginary
    Serigrafia: Constructing the Chicana/o Imaginary
    The printwork on view in the traveling exhibition "Serigrafía" demonstrates the fluidity of Chicana/o identity since the initial Chicano manifesto of 1969.
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    BOOM Magazine
    My Father's Charreria, My Rodeo
    My Father's Charreria, My Rodeo
    After his father's death, a belt buckle became the most significant object linking Romeo Guzmán to his father's past as a rodeo rider and Mexican migrant.
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    Hacienda Heights Art + Film Lab: A Travelogue from the LACMA9 Outpost
    Hacienda Heights Art + Film Lab: A Travelogue from the LACMA9 Outpost
    The LACMA9 Art+Film Lab, a traveling film and video workshop, cinema, and oral history project, sets up shop in Hacienda Heights.
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    From Time to Time: Heidi Duckler Dance Theatre Engages Audiences Across California
    From Time to Time: Heidi Duckler Dance Theatre Engages Audiences Across California
    The Duck Truck has provided a venue to direct arts engagement for over 520 young people in Inglewood, Boyle Heights, and Culver City.
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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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