CC Art of Survival: Creatives & the Alternative Economies
Oct
9
7:30 PM19:30

CC Art of Survival: Creatives & the Alternative Economies

  • Esperanza Community Housing @ Mercado la Paloma (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

How do artists, creatives, and community leaders experiment and influence alternative economic models to achieve financial justice & independence? This Creative Conversation delves into the alternative economy efforts and how it has impacted their community or organization. Through an intimate conversation with thought leaders from Inclusive Action for the City, LA CO-OP LABS, NAVEL, and Santa Ana Building Healthy Communities, we will learn the on-going alternative economy efforts and how it promotes culture & community and supports financial justice & independence. Moderated by Azusena Favela, Deputy Director, Inclusive Action for the City.

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CC Art of Survival: Art & Self-Care
Oct
16
7:30 PM19:30

CC Art of Survival: Art & Self-Care

How closely connected are the concepts of “art” and “self-care” in your life? Through this Creative Conversation, we will learn how local luminaries define and intertwine them to improve the lives of artists and their surrounding communities. (And here's a sneak peak: we're all artists!) Arts professionals from Creative Neighbors, Highland Park Therapy, and the Creative Wellness Institute will have an intimate and empowering discussion about how we can all incorporate art, self-care, and collective magic into our lives.

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CC Art of Survival: Artists In Residence Programs
Oct
23
7:30 PM19:30

CC Art of Survival: Artists In Residence Programs

How does an artist not only sustain but GROW their practice in a city where even maintaining basic needs can be encumbering? This Creative Conversation delves into LA-based Artist Residence programs that support artistic practice by providing vital resources--such as housing, venue space, and professional development--to innovative and visionary creatives. Through discussion with leaders from 18th Street Arts Center, LA County Department of Art and Culture, and Los Angeles Ceanltech Incubator, we will explore the ways in which these programs contribute to the ever-evolving arts landscape of LA as well as serve as a catalyst for community-driven change.

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CAL-Now Network Convening
May
18
to May 19

CAL-Now Network Convening

EAL/LA Representatives attend the CAL-Now convening, hosted by the Center for Cultural Innovation.

EAL/LA is supported by a grant from the Center for Cultural Innovation. As part of our grant program, we are members of a network of Emerging Arts Professionals organizations in California. Leadership Council members and EAL/LA’s Managing Director serve as organization representatives for the network. Invitation to the convening is an exclusive privilege for those on our Leadership Council.

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SOLD OUT - Coffee Conversations: Barbara Bestor, Founding Principal of Bestor Architecture
Mar
17
10:00 AM10:00

SOLD OUT - Coffee Conversations: Barbara Bestor, Founding Principal of Bestor Architecture

  • Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions (LACE) (map)
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Join us on March 17 for the next event in our "Coffee Conversations" series. Through these salons, members can engage with local arts sector leaders in a casual and intimate setting, over a cup of coffee. We are honored to host our next guest Barbara Bestor, founder of Bestor Architecture.

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EAL/Connect: Celebrating Black Queer Excellence...Past and Present
Feb
21
6:00 PM18:00

EAL/Connect: Celebrating Black Queer Excellence...Past and Present

At this month’s February Networking Mixer, come enjoy an intimate evening celebrating Black Queer Art Leaders in Los Angeles … Past and Present at one of LA’s Premiere hidden gems The Sidebar at Covell. This is your opportunity to connect with LA’S top talent in arts administration, production, fashion and performance industry. Let us help you make the connections you need to achieve your arts driven dreams.

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Coffee Conversations: Sarah Russin, Executive Director of LACE
Feb
16
10:00 AM10:00

Coffee Conversations: Sarah Russin, Executive Director of LACE

  • Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Join Emerging Arts Leaders/Los Angeles (EAL/LA) at our first Coffee Conversation! We are kicking off our bi-monthly series where members can engage with local arts sector leaders in a casual and intimate setting. Our first conversation features Sarah Russin, Executive Director of Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions (LACE). Space is limited, so make sure you RSVP to secure your spot! Coffee and light refreshments will be provided. 

LIMITED CAPACITY EVENT
RSVP REQUIRED



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