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Armory Curates Public Art at Arroyo Seco Weekend

Posted by Armory News on 19 June 2017

Coachella music festival organizers Goldenvoice will debut the Arroyo Seco Weekend— with three stages of live music along with curated menus from LA’s celebrated restaurants and chefs at the Rose Bowl-adjacent Brookside golf course. Headliners include Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, Mumford and Sons, Alabama Shakes, Weezer, and Fitz and the Tantrums, just to name a few.

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Armory Awarded Five Grants from California Arts Council Totaling $78,700

Posted by Armory News on 15 June 2017

This year, the California Arts Council awarded $15 million dollars in grants to a record number of nonprofit arts organizations state-wide, supporting quality programs benefiting California's students, veterans, arts educators, at-risk youth, formerly incarcerated individuals, under-served populations, and communities at large. We are honored to announce that five of those record number of grants—totaling $78,700—were awarded to the Armory in support our exhibition field trips for children, professional development training for public school teachers, and a host of free Armory art education programs at community centers, partner organizations, and juvenile detention centers throughout LA County.

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The Armory Launches a Year of Exhibitions and Events with Latin-American and Latinx Artists

Posted by Armory Exhibitions on 10 February 2017

Above: Federico Gama, Escondido, from the series Top Models mazahuacholoskatopunk, 2008. We are pleased to present #BetweenDownBelow/#EntreAbajoMasAbajo, a year of exhibitions and related programs that highlights Latin-American and Latinx artists and their work surrounding themes of communication, individual agency, collective action, and social spaces generated by alternative art practices.

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