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PRESS RELEASE ARCHIVE

  • 2012
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December 14, 2012 - ONE THOUSAND CHILDREN EXPLORE EXPOSITION PARK VENUES IN A ‘DAY OF LEARNING II’

November 27, 2012 - USHER IN THE HOLIDAY SEASON AND CELEBRATE YOUR FAMILY, COMMUNITY AND CULTURE DURING TARGET SUNDAYS AT CAAM

November 19, 2012 - ‘Go Tell It on the Mountain,’ A Provocative Examination of Christianity’s Role in Fostering Political Action and Social Engagement. On View at the California African American Museum through April 7, 2013

November 1, 2012 - FILMS AT CAAM EXPLORE THE CULTURE OF BEAUTY IN AMERICA WITH THOUGHT-PROVOKING DOCUMENTARY SCREENINGS THROUGHOUT NOVEMBER

November 1, 2012 - ‘COLORING AMERICA’ A CAAM EXHIBITION HIGHLIGHTING THE HISTORY OF AFRICAN AMERICANS IN SPORTS, ENTERTAINMENT AND LOS ANGELES

October 30, 2012 - ENDEAVOUR CREW MEMBER, DR. MAE C. JEMISON, FIRST BLACK WOMAN TO TRAVEL TO SPACE WILL SPEAK AT EXPO PARK MUSEUMS – CALIFORNIA AFRICAN AMERICAN MUSEUM AND SCIENCE CENTER

October 16, 2012 - EXHIBITION COMMEMORATES 150TH ANNIVERSARY OF AMERICA’S CIVIL WAR

October 16, 2012 - THE CALIFORNIA AFRICAN AMERICAN MUSEUM HOSTS THE SCREENING OF REEL BLACK LOVE

October 3, 2012 - Actor Sidney Poitier and Visual Artist John Outterbridge To Be Honored at ‘An Artful Evening at CAAM’

September 5, 2012 - CAAM HOSTED AN EVENING WITH ISSA RAE, THE STAR AND CREATOR OF THE MIS-ADVENTURES OF AWKWARD BLACK GIRL

August 29, 2012 - CONVERSATIONS AT CAAM PRESENTS ITS SECOND INSTALLMENT IN A SERIES FOCUSING ON BLACK POLITICS:  PAST, PRESENT AND FUTURE WITH THE VOTE/WHY VOTE?

August 7, 2012 - EMERGENT, INDEPENDENT FILMMAKERS TO SHOWCASE THEIR WORK DURING SHORTS@CAAM - A TWO-DAY SCREENING

July 27, 2012 - DANCE TO THE SOUNDS OF SALSA AND SOUL IN EXPOSITION PARK AT THE CALIFORNIA AFRICAN AMERICAN MUSEUM

July 17, 2012 - CALIFORNIA AFRICAN AMERICAN MUSEUM FILLS KEY POSITIONS

July 16, 2012 - ACTOR SIDNEY POITIER AND VISUAL ARTIST JOHN OUTTERBRIDGE WILL BE HONORED AT 'AN ARTFUL EVENING AT CAAM' OCTOBER 6, 2012

July 10, 2012 - HOW A LEADING AFRICAN AMERICAN WOMAN, CEO AND PRESIDENT SHATTERED THE GLASS CEILIN - Conversations at CAAM with Dr Wanda Austin

June 22, 2012 - TARGET and CAAM JULY 4th CELEBRATION! – A SPECIAL EVENING PROGRAM!

May 25, 2012 - TARGET SUNDAYS AT CAAM CELEBRATES BLACK MUSIC MONTH

May 22, 2012 - RODNEY KING AND CIVIL RIGHTS ATTORNEY CONNIE RICE TO DISCUSS THE STATE OF SOUTH LOS ANGELES 20 YEARS AFTER SOUTH LA WAS SET ABLAZE

May 1, 2012 - TARGET SUNDAYS AT CAAM PRESENTS BROADWAY BOUND

April 19, 2012 - TWO HIGHLY ANTICIPATED EXHIBITIONS OFFER RELEVANCE FOR BLACK ARTISTS

March 9, 2012 - FREE NEIGHBORHOOD CONCERT PERFORMED BY THE LOS ANGELES PHILHARMONIC AT THE CALIFORNIA AFRICAN AMERICAN MUSEUM

February 17, 2012 - JUSTICE CODRINGTON SHARES TRIUMPHS AND STRUGGLES OF AFRICAN AMERICAN JUSTICES AND CASES IN THE CALIFORNIA COURTS

January 26, 2012 - ACTOR HILL HARPER KICKS OFF BLACK HISTORY MONTH WITH THE CALIFORNIA AFRICAN AMERICAN MUSEUM

January 19, 2012 - CALIFORNIA A CENTRAL THEME FOR TWO NEW SEPARATE EXHIBITIONS AT THE CALIFORNIA AFRICAN AMERICAN MUSEUM - King In California II and Justice, Balance and Achievement: African Americans and the California Courts

January 7, 2011 - Legendary Singer Freda Payne and Actor Jeffrey Anderson-Gunter to Celebrate the Legacy of Dr. King at CAAM with Special Performances by Recording Artist Abraham McDonald

March 2, 2011 - Actors James Avery and Jeffrey Anderson Gunter To Host Our Mothers, Our Sisters, Our Queens, Our Own, A Women's History Month Celebration At CAAM

March 2, 2011 - Great-Great Grandson of Frederick Douglass and Booker T. Washington TO Lecture On Preserving His Family Legacy

September 15, 2011 - Miguel Covarrubias Embodies The Spirit Of Many Cultures In An Exhibition Featured At The California African American Museum

September 26, 2011 - CALIFORNIA AFRICAN AMERICAN MUSEUM PRESENTS PLACES OF VALIDATION, ART & PROGRESSION

September 29, 2011 - LEGENDARY MUSICIAN AND COMPOSER HERBIE HANCOCK ONE OF THREE TO BE HONORED WITH LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD. California African American Museum Presents An Artful Evening at CAAM

September 29, 2011 - Musical Phenomenon Naturally 7 Hits Los Angeles. Tributes Herbie Hancock, Betye Saar & Donald McKayle at CAAM Gala, October 15. Performs Full Live Concert at CAAM, October 16.

September 30, 2011 - ‘ALL JAZZED UP AT CAAM’. A TARGET SUNDAYS PROGRAM AT THE CALIFORNIA AFRICAN AMERICAN MUSEUM Featuring Michael Bearden, musical director for Michael Jackson’s ‘This is It’.

October 31, 2011 - TARGET SUNDAYS AT CAAM SUBMIT AN OFFICIAL ‘THANK YOU’ TO AMERICA’S TROOPS AND VETERANS

November 29, 2011 - Broadway History To Be Made In Los Angeles’ Exposition Park “Black Stars of The Great White Way” – A Chapman Roberts Concept

December 9, 2011 - Hundreds Of Children To Participate In A Holiday Learning Event In Exposition Park

December 21, 2011 - Celebrate The Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. At The California African American Museum in a Two-Day Event