November 25, 2012 at 12pm to October 28, 2013 at 8pm
DJs spinning, rhymers rappin and poets of the spoken word combine with traditional artists and the legendary drum circle every last Sunday of the month for the Leimert Park Art Walk. It's getting bigger and bigger every month! A Flourishing Community Produces Monthly Art Walk in Leimert ParkLOS ANGELES, CA- In the heart of Leimert Park thrives a group of community business members with a passion to develop an event rooted in the foundations of culture, art, music and community. In the…See More
I send out community news to all the block clubs and neighbors regarding issues, events and city council notifications. Please let me know if you'd like to be on the mailing list. We have lots of work to do to make Leimert Park a better place to live--better grocery stores, more restaurants and better schools. There are lots of ways to get involved. I can help keep you informed of the opportunities.
Black Talkies on Parade begins a two month celebration of ragtime with a screening of the film "Scott Joplin." Directed by Jeremy Kagan, this 1977 bio-pic stars Billy Dee Williams and features Clifton Davies, Art Carney and music legend Eubie Blake. The film tells the story of Joplin also known as the "King of Ragtime." Joplin composed many of the genre's greatest hits including the "Maple Leaf Rag" and "The Entertainer" and helped bring ragtime to a wider audience. Scott Joplin won an…
The new headquarters that Beat's By Dre just opened in the Hayden Tract area of Culver City isn't too much to look at from the outside -- just a couple of industrial-looking buildings. But according to some design sites on the web, the inside of the two buildings -- home to 650 employees -- is…
Photo Credit: Superstition, 2011, Mixed media on paper, by artist Yrneh Gabon BrownTHE CALIFORNIA AFRICAN AMERICAN MUSEUM’S EXHIBITION VISIBLY INVISIBLE FOCUSES ON THE PLIGHT OF THOSE AFFLICTED WITH ALBINISMWhile addressing the issues of myth and tradition within albinism, the…See More
Register for the 8th Annual Inglewood Open Studios. Deadline is August 31, 2014. Register now...Don't miss the deadline!Event is weekend of November 8th and 9th.The event, hosted by Inglewood artists and nonprofit Inglewood Cultural Arts (ICA), will allow visitors to personally tour the studios of established and emerging artists working in drawing, painting, sculpture, mixed-media, photography, print making, installation, video and performance. A printed catalog will include an image and…See More