Tag Archives: Jamillah James

KARA WALKER AT CAAM

In conjunction with the ongoing exhibition CALIFORNIA BOUND—SLAVERY ON THE NEW FRONTIER, 1848–1865, join Kara Walker and Institute of Contemporary Art curator Jamillah James for a conversation at CAAM.

KARA WALKER and JAMILLAH JAMES IN CONVERSATION

Monday, April 1, from 7 pm to 9 pm.

California African American Museum

600 State Drive, Exposition Park, Los Angeles.

From top: Kara Walker, courtesy the artist and CAAM; Kara Walker, The Katastwóf Karavan,Prospect 4: The Lotus in Spite of the Swamp, Algiers Point, New Orleans, courtesy the artist.

LUCAS BLALOCK

Lucas Blalock—whose work “highlight[s] his technical footprints within an image”—will give the Handtmann Photography Lecture at USC this week.*

A week later AN ENORMOUS OAR—Blalock’s first solo museum show—will open in downtown Los Angeles, presenting over twenty works from the last five years.

Blalock will join ICA LA curator and exhibition organizer Jamillah James for a conversation in mid-February.

LUCAS BLALOCK—HANDTMANN LECTURE

Tuesday, February 5, at 6 pm.

MFA Art Building, USC

3001 South Flower Street, Los Angeles.

LUCAS BLALOCK—AN ENORMOUS OAR*

February 10 through July 21.

LUCAS BLALOCK IN CONVERSATION WITH JAMILLAH JAMES

Sunday, February 17, at 3 pm.

Institute of Contemporary Art

1717 East 7th Street, downtown Los Angeles.

From top: Lucas Blalock, Conch and Berries and, 2015–17, archival inkjet print; Lucas Blalock, Emile, Man of the Future, 2016–17, archival inkjet print; Lucas Blalock, Dancing Girl, 2016; Lucas Blalock, The Sleepers, 2016, archival inkjet print. Images courtesy the artist, Galerie Eva Presenhuber, Zürich and New York, and ICA, Los Angeles.

AYANNA U’DONGO AND JACKIE CLAY IN CONVERSATION

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An ICA LA open house this weekend celebrates the exhibitions SISTERS AND BROTHERS (presented in collaboration with Dirty Looks) and RAFA ESPARZA: DE LA CALLE. Curators Jackie Clay and Jamillah James, filmmaker Ayanna U’Dongo, and Esparza will participate in conversations about the shows.

 

ICA LA OPEN HOUSE, Sunday, April 22, from 11 am to 6 pm.

JACKIE CLAY IN CONVERSATION WITH AYANNA U’DONGO, 1 pm to 2 pm.

RAFA ESPARZA IN CONVERSATION WITH JAMILLAH JAMES, 3 pm to 4 pm.

INSTITUTE OF CONTEMPORARY ART LOS ANGELES, 1717 East 7th Street, downtown Los Angeles.

theicala.org/open-house

theicala.org/sisters-and-brothers

theicala.org/rafa-esparza-de-la-calle

Ayanna U’Dongo, still from Edges, 1993. Image courtesy of the artist.

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