Join The Main’s artist-in-residence Beatriz Cortez in collaboration with Professor Yansi Perez as they lead a map making workshop where participants are invited to draw a map of Los Angeles using their own subjective experiences of the city. // Acompaña a la artista en residencia de The Main Beatriz Cortez en colaboración con la profesora Yansi Pérez, mientras dirigen un taller de creación de mapas en el que se invita a los participantes a dibujar un mapa subjetivo de Los Ángeles.
Join us for a conversation with artists Milton Davis and Vickie Uyeda, whose works are on view in the current exhibition Milton Davis and Vickie Uyeda: Common Ground. // Acompáñenos durante una conversación con lxs artistas Milton Davis y Vickie Uyeda, cuyos trabajos se encuentran en exhibición actualmente.
Director Allison Agsten leads an exhibition tour that incorporates highly-detailed verbal descriptions and tactile work samples to aid visitors who are blind, have low vision, or have difficulty processing visual information. All are welcome. //
La directora Allison Agsten guiará un tour de la exposición que incorpora descripciones verbales altamente detalladas y muestras táctiles de los trabajos para ayudar a lxs visitantes que son ciegxs, con baja visión o que tienen dificultades para procesar información visual. Todxs son bienvenidos.
Opening party / fiesta de inauguración
Afternoon with Tongva Elder Julia Bogany as she teaches where soapstone came from and how it was used as an everyday living essential by the Tongva.
Workshop on the essentials of walking meditation facilitated by Victor Narro and Laureen Lazarovici.
Workshop with artist and educator April Bey to explore and dismantle various concepts of self-care in relation to the millennial generation.
Walk-through of Dora De Larios: Other Worlds with Allison Agsten and Sabrina Judge.
Workshop on developing the whole person and bolstering confidence, inner strength and passion by SoulCollage facilitator Laureen Lazarovici and Victor Narro.
Walk-through with artist Rigo 23 for his exhibition Ripples Become Waves.
Professor Kelly Lytle Hernandez joined in conversation with Tongva Elder Julia Bognay and Pete White, founder and co-director of the Los Angeles Community Action Network.
Workshop facilitated in Spanish, introducing natural wellness ways and holistic healing methods led by Felicia Montes.
Conversation with Gloria Arellanes, a dedicated activist at the forefront of Chicana and Native movements in Los Angeles.
Workshop introducing natural wellness ways and holistic healing methods led by Felicia Montes.
A conversation between Dr. Robert King and Albert Woodfox.
Workshop exploring collective co-creation facilitated by Joy Anderson and Charmaine Bee.
A performance with Jayda Rasberry, directed by Patrisse Cullors.
This program has been postponed. A new date will be announced as soon as possible.
Featuring Melina Abdullah of Black Lives Matter LA, Chrissie Castro of the Los Angeles American Indian Commission, and Bamby Salcedo of the TransLatin@ Coalition.
Workshop centered around the Native language with Tongva Elder Julia Bogany.
Conversation with Kathy Peltier on her father, Leonard Peltier, joined by Larry Smith.
An evening of poetry and spoken word from renowned Native American poets Tazbah Rose Chavez, Emily Clarke, Kinsale Hueston, Pamela J. Peters, and Allison Ramirez.
Symposium organized by Artist-in-Residence Beatriz Cortez to foster an interdisciplinary exchange of ideas and imaginations of possible futures.
Interactive workshop on exercises in breath, sound, meditation, and plant-work with artists Olivia Chumacero and Sarita Doughterty.
Workshop on mindfulness practices facilitated by Victor Narro and Laureen Lazarovici.
Workshop led by Rachel DuVall in conjunction with her exhibition In Focus: Rachel DuVall.
Opening for Office Hours + In Focus: Rachel DuVall with a hosted bar by Fort Point Beer Company and DJ sets by the Vinyl Frontier Club.
One-day program inviting the public to stand on the feet of Rigo 23's statue of Leonard Peltier in support political prisoners and Indigenous peoples. Photography by L.A.-based Navajo artist Pamela J. Peters.
Site-specific dance performed by Carolina Caycedo, Marina Magalhães, Isis Avalos, Samad Guerra, and the participants of Decolonizing the Body Through Dance: River Edition workshop.
Workshop led by dancer and choreographer, Marina Magalhães, developed by past artist-in-residence Carolina Caycedo, in collaboration with Isis Avalos and Samad Guerra.
Allison Agsten, director of The Main, will meet one-on-one with 50 Downtown L.A. artists in Beta Main. Signups are now closed.
An afternoon of music and poetry with Eddington Again, Bapari, Black Gatsby, Brandon Drew Holmes, Micah James, Thed Jewel, Amanda-Faye Jimenez, Naeem Juwan, and Adee Roberson.