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Leslie A. Ito Named New Executive Director of Armory Center for the Arts

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Following a 6-month national search conducted by the executive search firm of Morris & Berger, Armory Center for the Arts' Board of Directors have announced that Leslie A.

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Faculty Spotlight: Kristofferson San Pablo Exhibiting in Beyond the Streets

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Armory Teaching Artist Kristofferson San Pablo will be exhibiting as part of a group show at Beyond the Streets in Los Angeles.

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Andre’ Barnwell's African USA Flag Encourages Investigation of African Roots

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Throughout the month of February, and in honor of Black History Month, artist and designer Andre’ Barnwell’s African USA Flag project encourages Americans to genetically map their African heritage and...

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Armory Helps Incarcerated Teen Girls Create a Mural in Santa Clarita

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Bright pink and blue chairs, a television screen, and vibrant paintings fill the “Hope Center” of Camp Joseph Scott Juvenile Hall — and for a moment it feels “normal.

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First Lady Michelle Obama Honors the Armory at the White House

Teen photographer Dalon Poole of Pasadena and Executive Director Scott Ward represented the Armory at the White House on November 17 to accept a major award from First Lady Michelle...

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Armory Helps Incarcerated Teen Girls Create Mural at Detention Camp

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Armory Teaching Artist Carlos Callejo recently completed a stunning collaborative mural with 15 teenage girls currently serving time inside Santa Clarita's Scudder Detention Camp.

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Masks by LA County Inmates Support Teen Internships @ the Armory

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These poignant self portraits are from a 2015 Armory exhibition of masks created by adult students from New Opportunities Charter School — a school for LA County inmates who do...

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Kim Abeles Spruces Up Fig Leaves

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With the support of friends, volunteers, and donors, artist Kim Abeles and her team have spent the last several weeks giving a much-needed makeover to one of Pasadena's most unusual...

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