The exhibit highlights the impact of the HIV/AIDS pandemic domestically & globally on women of color empowering beyond stigma & shame. Features 200 artist dolls, sculptures, community-created…0 Comments 0 Promotions
This exhibition features 20 black and white photographs from CAAM’s permanent collection that explores the African legacy and Diaspora in Central America. The collection focuses on several countries…0 Comments 0 Promotions
The exhibition is an immersive, multi-media installation created by Surreal Box Cinema, an artistic duo formed by Lynn Rossi (photographer/set designer) and Nichelle Evans (set designer/conceptual ar…0 Comments 0 Promotions
SoCal Connected calls Leimert Park Beat "an excellent blog that chronicles the happenings in and around Leimert Park Village." Tavis Smiley - History of the Blog in 2009 and tour of Leimert Park Village New York Times - South Los Angeles says yes to no more fast food in 2008
KCRW: Warren Olney's Which Way, LA - County supervisor race goes uncovered by the media
LAist - Neighborhood Project in 2007
Curbed LA - West Adams on the down low in 2007
LA Observed - WeAd is the black WeHo in 2007
LA Observed - Winds knock down the sycamore trees on 42nd in 2006
Stories about Leimert Park
NPR: Leimert Park's Struggle with Identity in 2006
Washington Post - Tour of Leimert Park in 2006
Los Angeles Times - Tour of Leimert Park in 2005
LA City Beat - Tour of Leimert Park in 2005
NY Times - Soul Central from 1993
Stuff to Check Out
Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza Farmers Market - 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. EVERY Saturday
Babe and Ricky's Inn
Najite and Olokun Prophecy
Vocalist Dwight Trible Los Angeles Jazz LA Jazz Society
Eso Won Books
Leimert Park Movie
Leimert Park Book Fair
Every Sunday in February with Connie Han
Joining Dr. Dawn is a brilliant cast of music veterans in traditional and contemporary (J)azz, soul, and progressive music.
EVERY LITTLE BITE!
A FLAVACOOKS PRODUCTION
CARIBBEAN/CREOLE CUISINE- Embracing the farm to table concept
THE ART OF GIFTING – CHRISTMAS AT THE GUGGENHEIM MUSEUM
A few years ago, I was hired to cater a Christmas Luncheon for a very reputable producer and studio head, the affair was held at her home, and there were 50 guests in attendance.
As part of my planning procedure and in order to…Continue
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BOUILLABAISSE, AMERICAN STYLE
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A FLAVALADY COMPANY
There is a chill in the air - it looks like old man winter has come a-calling.
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Here at FLAVACOOKS.COM we turned to our FLAVA VAULT, to pull out a real crowd…Continue