Past Alliance Events

event-ArtTalk-6-6-2015 Art Talk Saturday, June 6 6:00pm - 7:30pm West Hollywood Council Chambers 725 N. San Vicente Blvd. (Melrose) West Hollywood, CA 90069 Curator and Artists Debate the Thesis of the Art, AIDS, WeHo Exhibition. With co-curator Dr. Jonathan D. Katz and artists Joey Terrill and Rudy Lemcke. Moderator: Tina Takemoto, artist and associate professor at the California College of the Arts. West Hollywood Council Chambers 725 N. San Vicente Blvd. (Melrose) West Hollywood, CA 90069 https://www.facebook.com/events/821346044628992/ Presented by the California LGBT Arts Alliance and the City of West Hollywood One City One Pride LGBTQ Arts Festival. Funding provided by the California Arts Council, The National Endowment for the Arts, the AIDS Healthcare Foundation and the City of West Hollywood. This is a free event Free validated parking will be provided for the 5-story Public/Park Parking Structure on El Tovar Pl. Rsvp: calgbtarts@gmail.com For a review of the Art, AIDS, WeHo Exhibition see: http://www.poz.com/articles/art_aids_america_2926_27036.shtml
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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: calgbtarts@gmail.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, 90069

An 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: calgbtarts@gmail.com 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 Politics

  Featuring: 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: calgbtarts@gmail.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.


  • July 2012 Newsletter

    California LGBT Arts Alliance MONTHLY E-NEWSLETTER
    Volume 9 No. 7 – July 6, 2012

     
    TABLE OF CONTENTS:NEWS

    The Alliance expands its presenting activities
    15 LGBT Art Exhibits To Celebrate Pride Month (featuring CA LGBT Arts Alliance)
    The

  • FOLLOW UP: Alliance Southern California Meeting, El Fuego Dentro

    At the El Fuego Dentro Alliance Meeting: (L-R) David Frantz, Curator at ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives, Glenne McElhinney, Director of Impact Stories,  Queen Victoria Ortega Transgender Activist, Dante Alencastre, Director/Producer of El Fuego Dentro, C. Jerome Woods, Director of  The  Black LGBT

  • Alliance Southern California Pride Events June 2013

    Alliance Southern California Pride Events June 2013:
    Sunday June 2nd, Noon – 8 p.m.
    Install WeHo 
    Sponsored by the California LGBT Arts Alliance

    Location: El Tovar Lot, next to the Shepard Fairey Elephant mural 
626 N. Robertson Boulevard, West Hollywood.
    Free with suggested donation

  • Alliance members tour Mapplethorpe exhibit

    Alliance members tour the Getty Center’s In Focus: Robert Mapplethorpe exhibit
    The California LGBT Arts Alliance toured the In Focus: Robert Mapplethorpe exhibit at the Getty Center on January 9th. Getty exhibition curator Paul Martineau led the tour with an engaging presentation about Robert Mapplethorpe’s