CAAM Summer Cinema CAAM’s “Summer Cinema Special” will feature a free public screening of the Academy Award© nominated film Selma at dusk. This film is being shown in conjunction with the CAAM exhibitions The 50th Anniversary of the Voting Rights Act of 1965: A Photographic Remembrance from the Spider Martin Civil Rights Collection and Shared Otherness—both now on view.
Explore the intricacies of Hard Edged: Geometrical Abstraction and Beyond (on view through April 16, 2016) with CAAM’s Visual Arts Curator Mar Hollingsworth, and meet some of the artists represented in this show. RSVP to 213.744.2024.
Artists’ Reception featuring the artists who contributed works to the Shared Otherness exhibition in CAAM’s Courtyard. Following the reception, stay for a free-flowing discussion with special guest Rick Griffin starting at 2pm. Come for all or part. RSVP to 213.744.2024.
5th Annual Shorts at CAAM Showcase
Independent filmmakers, working in the short film format, representing a wide array of genres; narrative, documentary, web-series, or music videos will be screened from 11am until 4pm, along with ‘talkbacks’ with directors, writers, actors, and producers following. Attend relevant industry panel discussions from 4pm until 6pm. To submit a short film for consideration or to request additional information, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org. RSVP to 213.744.2024.
A Musical Education
In the spirit of the Back to School season, this event brings together young and old to celebrate life lessons via music. Music is the one true universal language that teaches us in so many different ways. Come check out awesome artists who use music as a tool to teach and enlighten
Elementary, middle, high school, home-school teachers and college professors are invited to participate in a special "Educators' Tour" of CAAM's The African American Journey West exhibition displaying artworks and historical artifacts from our Permanent Collection that illustrate the journey of African Americans from the West Coast of Africa to present day California. RSVP to 213.744.2024.
Short Story Pictures
Come and create your very own short story through photography. This workshop is inspired by the Coloring Independently exhibition of film still which opens this Fall. All supplies are provided for this free workshop. RSVP to 213.744.2024.
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