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Hammer Lectures: High Voltage: The Watts Legacy

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Operation Teacup (Tower Easter Week Clean-Up) , April 1965 Organized by the Student Committee for Improvement in Watts, at Watts Toweres Arts Center and 107th Street, Los Angeles © Courtesy of Hammer Museum
Hammer Lectures: High Voltage: The Watts Legacy

10899 Wilshire Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90024
November 13th, 2011 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

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Lecture
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Discussion

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Co-presented with the Ralph J. Bunche Center for African American Studies at UCLA

 

Dr. Darnell Hunt, director of the Ralph J. Bunche Center for African American Studies at UCLA, moderates a discussion with artists John Outterbridge, Edgar Arceneaux, and Andrew Zermeño, and collector Stan Sanders regarding the past and future of Watts as a creative hub.

In conjunction with the exhibition Now Dig This! Art and Black Los Angeles 1960–1980.

ALL HAMMER PUBLIC PROGRAMS ARE FREE. Seating is on a first come, first served basis. Hammer members receive priority seating, subject to availability. Reservations not accepted, RSVPs not required.

Parking is available under the museum for $3 for 3 hours.

Public programs are made possible by Hammer Members and the generosity of Bronya and Andrew Galef, Good Works Foundation and Laura Donnelley, and an anonymous donor.