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Gemini, 1973

Lookin' Back in Front of Me: Selected Works of Mark Steven Greenfield, 1974 - 2014
September 25, 2014 - July 5, 2015
Widely known in the California art community for his tenures as Director of the Watts Towers Arts Center and of the Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery, Mark Steven Greenfield has tirelessly supported the work of local visual artists for several decades. Over the same period he also established a reputation for his own artistic practice, both as a graphic designer and... more

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Light Catchers
March 20, 2015 - June 7, 2015
Light Catchers was originally conceived and curated by photographer Irene Fertik in 1997, funded by a grant from the Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs. The exhibition features the work of seven veteran African American photographers active in Los Angeles since the late 1940s: Howard Bingham, Don Cropper, Jack Davis, Bob Douglas, Cliff Hall, Lamonte McLemore, and Murphy Ruffins. Fertik complemented the show with... more

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Flash Tag
March 26, 2015 - August 2, 2015
FLASH TAG is a creative engagement project that invited “graffiti” artists, more specifically four crews comprised of well-known and highly respected street artists, to transform and populate the walls of an empty gallery. However, the artists were given the challenge of rendering their art concepts with brushes rather than aerosol paints. The featured artists are known for their past participation in programs and exhibitions at The Getty, the Museum of... more

The African American Journey West: Permanent Collection

The African American Journey West: Permanent Collection
Currently on view
The African American Journey West: Permanent Collection exhibition features art and artifacts that allow us to trace the African American experience from the western shores of Africa to the rural fields of the southern United States and on to the continent’s western frontier.... more

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