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ALL PUBLIC PROGRAMS AT CAAM ARE FREE! - RSVP TO 213.744.2024

Wednesdays, Fridays, and Sundays,Through August 7, 2016 | 1:00 – 3:30 p.m.
Crafts and Creation in the Courtyard

Museum teachers guide children through fun and informative hands-on projects in the museum’s courtyard. This is a time for families and friends to drop in and spend a relaxing time creating art projects such as still life paintings, clay sculptures, and more. No experience is necessary, and all materials are supplied.

Saturday, July 30, 2016 | 2:00 p.m.
Discover Your Journey West

In A Family Treasure Found, an installation featured prominently in Reflections on the Self: Selections from the Permanent Collection, the artist Dominique Moody presents multilayered depictions of her parents, her siblings, and herself. Members of the California African American Genealogy Association (CAAGS) will guide visitors in researching their family tree and history. Participants should bring their family surnames and any other information regarding their lineage. Click here to RSVP or call 213.744.2024.

Sunday, August 7, 2016 | 2:00 p.m.
In the Artist’s Voice

Join us as we hear from artists April Bey and Richard Wyatt, whose works are on view in Reflections on the Self: Selections from the Permanent Collection. A Los Angeles native, Richard Wyatt is best known for his public murals and his realistic paintings and drawings that celebrate prominent figures from his community and the nation at large. Originally from Nassau, Bahamas, April Bey lives in Los Angeles and creates work that explores Click hereto RSVP or call 213.744.2024.

Sunday, August 14, 2016 | 2:00 p.m.
Reimagining “Sir Nose Devoid a Funk”

Learn the basic techniques of sketching inspired by work in the exhibition Rhythm of Vision: The Artistry of Overton Loyd. Visitors will create futuristic superheroes using the classic Parliament Funkadelic album cover, Motor Booty Affair, as muse. Click hereto RSVP or call 213.744.2024.

Saturday, September 17, 2016 | 2:00 p.m.
Messages from the Grassroots

Participants will design their own magazine cover with a socially conscious message in the style of artist Milton Bowens. His work Time Magazine is currently on display in Reflections on the Self: Selections from the Permanent Collection. Click hereto RSVP or call 213.744.2024.

CHILDREN SHOULD BE ACCOMPANIED BY A PARENT OR GUARDIAN FOR ALL WORKSHOPS!

EXHIBITIONS AND PROGRAMS AT CAAM ARE ALWAYS FREE. PARKING AVAILABLE FOR $12.00 ($15.00 AFTER 5:00PM) AT THE LOT LOCATED AT 39TH AND FIGUEROA STREETS.

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