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Today, nominees and winners can use the word “performer” instead of “actor” or “actress.”
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"Ellen Reid SOUNDWALK" is a meditative experience that marries music to Griffith Park's natural splendor. Here's how to navigate the GPS-enabled app, for a worry-free experience.
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A Tour Through Design and Social Activism in L.A. From 1960s to Today

From the socially progressive prints of Sister Corita to the first major gay publication in the U.S., Los Angeles has a rich history of diverse visual expressions that are an intersection of graphic design and social activism.
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Heidi Ewing Merges Narrative Film and Documentary in 'I Carry You With Me'

Ewing’s latest film, "I Carry You With Me," began its life as a documentary, the story of a couple’s journey from Mexico to the United States, until it took a different turn.
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In a small, provincial town, young aristocrat Anna must take charge of the family estate.
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The Story Behind South L.A.’s Tlaloc Studios | June 21

Today, a new arts space has taken over the former home of Dalton Warehouse.
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In Graphic Design, What Does It Mean to be Accessible?

Issues of accessibility have long been woven through all facets of graphic design and can especially be seen in Los Angeles during the late 1960s and early '70s.
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In California, a Legacy of Political Protest Through Graphic Design Lives On

The flowering of grassroots social movements in California in the 1960s and '70s led to concurrent flourishing of graphic innovation as a form of collective action. Designers today continue this legacy, using their practices to inspire change and raise up global fights for justice.
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California Continues to Rewrite the Rules of Design

The visual language that has emerged from the Golden State continues to rewrite the rules of design through the unrestrained use of color, stylistic hybridity and the juxtaposition of high and low culture.
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