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35th Annual Black Doll Show - Closing Event at William Grant Still Arts Center

February 13, 2016 from 2pm to 5pm
Closing Panel and PerformancePart of 35th Annual Black Doll Show – Trench Art Retrospective: The War Against HIV/AIDS – Women of the African Diaspora in the TrenchesPanel: “Creating Sanctuary: Eliminating HIV/AIDS-Related Stigma and Shame”Saturday, February 13, 2:00-5:00 pmJoin the William…See More
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35th Annual Black Doll Show - Closing Event at William Grant Still Arts Center

February 13, 2016 from 2pm to 5pm
Closing Panel and PerformancePart of 35th Annual Black Doll Show – Trench Art Retrospective: The War Against HIV/AIDS – Women of the African Diaspora in the TrenchesPanel: “Creating Sanctuary: Eliminating HIV/AIDS-Related Stigma and Shame”Saturday, February 13, 2:00-5:00 pmJoin the William…See More
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35th Annual Black Doll Show - Closing Event at William Grant Still Arts Center

February 13, 2016 from 2pm to 5pm
Closing Panel and PerformancePart of 35th Annual Black Doll Show – Trench Art Retrospective: The War Against HIV/AIDS – Women of the African Diaspora in the TrenchesPanel: “Creating Sanctuary: Eliminating HIV/AIDS-Related Stigma and Shame”Saturday, February 13, 2:00-5:00 pmJoin the William…See More
Jan 22
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35th Annual Black Doll Show Trench Art Retrospective: The War Against HIV/AIDS Women of the African Diaspora in the Trenches - Curated by Dr. Cynthia Davis - Opens Saturday, December 12, 2-5pm at William Grant Still Arts Center

December 12, 2015 to February 13, 2016
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 handmade dolls from Dr. Cynthia Davis’s Dolls of Hope Project, artist-designed altars & quilts including the NAMES Project Foundation’s AIDS Memorial Quilt. Artists & collectors include Floyd Bell, Stormy Weather, Ingrid Humphrey,Gary Jones, Allyson Allen, Bernard Hoyes, Ramsess, Ofelia…See More
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“Wilhemina’s War” Documentary Screening - West Coast Debut at William Grant Still Arts Center

January 9, 2016 from 3pm to 5pm
The leading cause of death for African-American women in their childbearing years is AIDS, and 1 in 32 will be diagnosed in their lifetime.Join us for a screening of the documentary Wilhemina’s War,…See More
Jan 3
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“Wilhemina’s War” Documentary Screening - West Coast Debut at William Grant Still Arts Center

January 9, 2016 from 3pm to 5pm
The leading cause of death for African-American women in their childbearing years is AIDS, and 1 in 32 will be diagnosed in their lifetime.Join us for a screening of the documentary Wilhemina’s War,…See More
Dec 30, 2015
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35th Annual Black Doll Show Trench Art Retrospective: The War Against HIV/AIDS Women of the African Diaspora in the Trenches - Curated by Dr. Cynthia Davis - Opens Saturday, December 12, 2-5pm at William Grant Still Arts Center

December 12, 2015 to February 13, 2016
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 handmade dolls from Dr. Cynthia Davis’s Dolls of Hope Project, artist-designed altars & quilts including the NAMES Project Foundation’s AIDS Memorial Quilt. Artists & collectors include Floyd Bell, Stormy Weather, Ingrid Humphrey,Gary Jones, Allyson Allen, Bernard Hoyes, Ramsess, Ofelia…See More
Dec 4, 2015
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35th Annual Black Doll Show Trench Art Retrospective: The War Against HIV/AIDS Women of the African Diaspora in the Trenches - Opens Saturday, December 12, 2-5pm at William Grant Still Arts Center

December 12, 2015 to February 13, 2016
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 handmade dolls from Dr. Cynthia Davis’s Dolls of Hope Project, artist-designed altars & quilts including the NAMES Project Foundation’s AIDS Memorial Quilt. Artists & collectors include Floyd Bell, Stormy Weather, Ingrid Humphrey,Gary Jones, Allyson Allen, Bernard Hoyes, Ramsess, Ofelia…See More
Dec 4, 2015
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Sankofa Project Launch and Dialogue ft. Performance by Sheldon Bailey at William Grant Still Arts Center

October 31, 2015 from 12pm to 3pm
“Armed with the knowledge of our past, we can with confidence charter a course for our future. Culture is an indispensable weapon in the freedom struggle. We must take hold of it and forge the future with the past.” – Malcolm X Speech at Founding Rally of the Organization of Afro-American Unity (28 June 1964)Sankofa is a multi-media, multi-discipline project by Community Services Unlimited inc. (CSU) looking at their work through the lens of their…See More
Oct 28, 2015
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Sankofa Project Launch and Dialogue at William Grant Still Arts Center

October 31, 2015 from 12pm to 3pm
“Armed with the knowledge of our past, we can with confidence charter a course for our future. Culture is an indispensable weapon in the freedom struggle. We must take hold of it and forge the future with the past.” – Malcolm X Speech at Founding Rally of the Organization of Afro-American Unity (28 June 1964)Sankofa is a multi-media, multi-discipline project by Community Services Unlimited inc. (CSU) looking at their work through the lens of their…See More
Oct 17, 2015
William Grant Still Arts Center promoted William Grant Still Arts Center's event West Adams Collectors Club: Collecting, Archiving & Exhibiting Your Own Cultural History
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West Adams Collectors Club: Collecting, Archiving & Exhibiting Your Own Cultural History at William Grant Still Arts Center

October 3, 2015 to November 21, 2015
Items from the collections of Alden Kimbrough, Mary Kimbrough and George Sneed, C. Jerome Woods, Tené Harris, Billie J. Green, Trinity Baptist Church, Community Services Unlimited, Johann Hassan, Alline Merchant, Gilda Byers and the Ralph J. Bunche Center for African American Studies at UCLA. Complete list of upcoming programs on our website.…See More
Oct 1, 2015
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West Adams Collectors Club: Collecting, Archiving & Exhibiting Your Own Cultural History at William Grant Still Arts Center

October 3, 2015 to November 21, 2015
Items from the collections of Alden Kimbrough, Mary Kimbrough and George Sneed, C. Jerome Woods, Tené Harris, Billie J. Green, Trinity Baptist Church, Community Services Unlimited, Johann Hassan, Alline Merchant, Gilda Byers and the Ralph J. Bunche Center for African American Studies at UCLA. Complete list of upcoming programs on our website.…See More
Sep 24, 2015
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Disconnection: Dangerous Misunderstandings About Youth at William Grant Still Arts Center

May 9, 2015 from 2pm to 4pm
The William Grant Still Arts Center is honored to host youth from South Central/Inglewood-based Youth Justice Coalition and Leimert Park-based Recharge for a very special panel discussion/community forum moderated by LA’s own Poet Laureate Luis J. Rodriguez as part of the NEA's The Big…See More
May 7, 2015
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Disconnection: Dangerous Misunderstandings About Youth at William Grant Still Arts Center

May 9, 2015 from 2pm to 4pm
The William Grant Still Arts Center is honored to host youth from South Central/Inglewood-based Youth Justice Coalition and Leimert Park-based Recharge for a very special panel discussion/community forum moderated by LA’s own Poet Laureate Luis J. Rodriguez as part of the NEA's The Big…See More
May 7, 2015

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So what brings you to Leimert Park Beat? Tell us a little bit about yourself.
The William Grant Still Arts Center is a community arts center named after Dr. William Grant Still, the African American classical music composer. We offer music and art programs for youth, seniors and adults, readings and workshops, exhibitions, concerts, festivals, seminars, and summer and winter camps for youth as well as community meeting space.
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Last song I heard or I sang:
Feeling Good, Nina Simone and Freedom, Abbey Lincoln
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