Dancers We Lost Saturday, June 6 7:30 to 8:00 pm West Hollywood Council Chambers 725 N. San Vicente Blvd. (Melrose) West Hollywood, CA 90069 A lecture by historian Glenne McElhinney, Director of Impact Stories and Dancers We Lost. https://www.facebook.com/events/399485533593214/ Presented by the California LGBT Arts Alliance, Impact Stories and the City of West Hollywood One City One Pride LGBTQ Arts Festival. Dancers We Lost (DWL) is a comprehensive dance history project honoring professional performers who died due to HIV/AIDS complications. The heart and soul of DWL is a searchable database and biography files of each of the dancers. The most visual part of the project is an arts and public history exhibit showing the performers in their prime "strutting their stuff". The photography exhibit will highlight the dancers who performed in a myriad of performance disciplines including: Broadway and Las Vegas Shows, Dance Concerts, Television Variety Shows, Films, Ballet, Music Videos and Commercials. Rsvp: email@example.com This is a free event. Free validated parking will be provided for the 5-story Public/Park Parking Structure on El Tovar Pl. Funding provided by the California Arts Council, The National Endowment for the Arts, the AIDS Healthcare Foundation and the City of West Hollywood.
Reach LA: The Ovahness Archives
Curated by Sean/Milan
Friday, June 20, 2014
6:00 - 9:00 PM
West Hollywood Park Auditorium 647 N. San Vicente Blvd. West Hollywood, California, 90069An interactive tour of the "Ovahness Archives" will take guests on a behind the scenes virtual tour of the House/ Ballroom scene. Presented by: The California LGBT Arts Alliance, Reach LA and the City of West Hollywood One City One Pride Festival. Sponsored by: The Black LGBT Project, Color in Common, Impact Stories, Black Lesbians Unitted and Install WeHo. rsvp: firstname.lastname@example.org Free Event - $5 Suggested Donation Validated parking will be provided on site http://calgbtartsalliance.com http://www.weho.org/pride http://calgbtartsalliance.com http://www.reachla.org/
The Last Bastion:
A Conversation on Feminist and Queer Museum PoliticsFeaturing: Dr. Amelia Jones and Dr. Jonathan D. Katz two of the world’s leading Queer art historians. Monday, June 30 6:30 - 9:30 PM West Hollywood Council Chambers 627 N. San Vicente Blvd. West Hollywood, CA 90069 Speakers will examine how museum curators continue to ignore and under represent women and LGBT artists. The lecture will be followed by a reception and tour of June L. Mazer Lesbian Archives and the ONE Gallery exhibit "The Classical Nude and the Making of Queer History" presented by the Leslie-Lohman Museum for Gay and Lesbian Art. Parking with validation is available on site in the five story parking garage RSVP: email@example.com Presented by the California LGBT Arts Alliance, the June L. Mazer Lesbian Archives and the City of West Hollywood One City One Pride Arts Festival. Sponsored by: Leslie-Lohman Museum for Gay and Lesbian Art, ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives, Black LGBT Project, Black Lesbians United, Tom of Finland Foundation, Highways and Impact Stories.