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UCLA art exhibition offers three different views of Africa

WESTWOOD — An exhibit in its final weeks at the Fowler Museum at UCLA shows three different views of Africa by three artists. Opened in February, the “Inheritance: Recent Video Art from Africa”exhibit is scheduled to close July 28. “The three temporary exhibitions we opened in the spring demonstrate what the Fowler Museum at UCLA Read More…

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MAKING A DIFFERENCE Outkast Academy uses art to help inner-city youth thrive

LOS ANGELES — Jennifer Newton fell in love with dance at the age of 9. As a young woman from an “at-risk background,” who found herself changing schools nine times during her adolescent years, dance became her lifeline.  During her teens, she found a home at Los Angeles High School, where she expanded her dance repertoire. At Read More…