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Armory Exhibition Catalogue Named One of the Best Black Art Books of 2020

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Alison Saar: Of Aether and Earthe has been named one of the 15 best Black art books of 2020 by Culture Type—an essential resource focused on visual art from a...

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WATCH: Tanya Aguiñiga and Jackie Amézquita in Conversation

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Artist Tanya Aguiñiga was joined by her friend and colleague Jackie Amézquita last week for an hour-long conversation about their practices, both as individual artists and collaborators.

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Sock Puppets & Science: Arts Integration in the Age of COVID

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When Pasadena Unified School District sent students home in March, the Armory followed the District's lead.

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WATCH: Alison Saar Catalogue Launch

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The Armory and the Benton Museum of Art at Pomona College virtual release of the exhibition catalogue Alison Saar: Of Aether and Earthe featured conversations with special guests, poetry readings,...

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Collaborative Zine Project Encourages Young Adults to Vote

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We all have a choice and a voice! Twice a week throughout the month of August, young adults from Greater LA and across the country met via Zoom as part...

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Learning Art Over the Phone at Heritage Square Senior Housing

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Imagine taking your first art class. . . over the telephone.

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Be Counted! Live Census Event

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Be counted! The census deadline is looming, so join us for one of three, bilingual, in-person census form completion events in Pasadena.

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Kate Lain's Top 5: Cabin Fever Playlist

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Armory Teaching Artist Kate Lain's Cabin Fever Playlist is a crowd-sourced list of experimental films that are currently free online. Kate started the list on March 13 for her video art students at the Armory once classes were canceled due to shelter in place recommendations.

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Los Angeles Cultural Affairs Helps Armory Brings the Power of Art to Youth in Boyle Heights, Lincoln Heights

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With generous support from the City of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs, the Armory partnered with Proyecto Pastoral, Public Works, and the Art for Incarcerated Youth Network to present...

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The Brief Statements of Sara Kathryn Arledge

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If she lived during the age of smart phones, what would Sara Kathryn Arledge think of Twitter? It's an intriguing question, because decades before the advent of the tweet, Arledge...

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