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Fellow Travelers

6585 Santa Monica Blvd.
Los Angeles, California 90038
June 2nd, 2012 - June 23rd, 2012
Opening: June 2nd, 2012 4:00 AM - 9:00 PM

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WEBSITE:  
http://www.artistscorner.us
NEIGHBORHOOD:  
hollywood
PHONE:  
3234643900
TAGS:  
Durden and Ray contemporary, ARTRA Curatorial

DESCRIPTION

Fellow Travelers looks at historically significant citizen activism, from Vietnam War opposition to more recent movements in the US, Central America and Iran, with a focus on the outsider perspective. The afternoon-to-evening event will include a screening of Swedish documentary The Black Power Mixtape 1967-1975, a conversation with Mary Corey, participant in and historian of ‘60s counter-culture, and an exhibition of contemporary artists Cathy Akers, Molly Corey, Nicholas Kersulis, Ed Gomez, Sergio Torres-Torres, and Marjan Vayghan, whose work on historical activism implicates the contemporary observer of history in the making.

4:30 Screening: The Black Power Mixtape 1967-1975

6:00 A Revolutionary Moment? Post-screening discussion with historian Mary Corey on 60’s counterculture

7-9pm Art Reception

 

Curated by Luis G. Hernandez, Claudia Parducci and Louisa Van Leer for ARTRA Curatorial

Exhibition is on the 12th floor of the LA Mart building.