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Gem-O-Rama and the Mojave Project

The Mojave Project explores the physical, geological, and cultural landscape of the Mojave Desert, including the annual Gem-O-Rama, a gem and mineral collecting extravaganza for the general public at Searles Dry Lake.

Pamela Littky: Documenting the Gateway to Death Valley

Pamela Littky photographed the townspeople and places of Baker, California and Beatty, Nevada, two towns that lay claim to the title "Gateway to Death Valley."


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Alice Bag's Portraits of the Los Angeles Punk Scene
Alice Bag's Portraits of the Los Angeles Punk Scene
With her portraits of members of L.A.'s early punk rock scene, Alice Bag brings to light parts of L.A. punk history that have long been ignored.

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Cleared for Take Off: Public Art at LAX
Cleared for Take Off: Public Art at LAX
A contemporary arts festival at LAX explores the visual dynamics of air travel.

Vote Head-to-Head: Boyle Heights' Radio Sombra vs. The Tar Paintings of James Griffith
Vote Head-to-Head: Boyle Heights' Radio Sombra vs. The Tar Paintings of James Griffith
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Vote Head-to-Head: Heidi Duckler's Mobile Dancing vs. David Adey's Ambitous Experiments
Vote Head-to-Head: Heidi Duckler's Mobile Dancing vs. David Adey's Ambitous Experiments
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Vote Head-to-Head: The Visual Wizardry of Strangeloop vs. Artist Organized Spaces In L.A.
Vote Head-to-Head: The Visual Wizardry of Strangeloop vs. Artist Organized Spaces In L.A.
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Vote Head-to-Head: The Sculptures of Patrick Faulk vs. The Modern Homes of Los Angeles
Vote Head-to-Head: The Sculptures of Patrick Faulk vs. The Modern Homes of Los Angeles
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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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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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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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