How exposure to exhibitions in our community reflect a different perspective

by Jocelyn Benavides I am Jocelyn Benavides, a senior at Francisco Bravo Medical Magnet High School, and participant in the ICA LA’s Agency of Assets initiative. Agency of Assets is designed to expose local youth to arts organizations, their leaders, and the many career opportunities available within the field. My experience in the program culminated with… Read More How exposure to exhibitions in our community reflect a different perspective

The Smithsonian Undergraduate Internship Program at East Los Angeles College & the Vincent Price Art Museum

By Pilar Tompkins Rivas and Joseph Daniel Valencia The Vincent Price Art Museum (VPAM) is pleased to announce The Smithsonian Undergraduate Internship Program, a joint collaboration with VPAM, East Los Angeles College (ELAC), the Smithsonian Office of Fellowships and Internships (OFI), and the Smithsonian Latino Center (SLC). The internship launches this winter and is sited… Read More The Smithsonian Undergraduate Internship Program at East Los Angeles College & the Vincent Price Art Museum

Marton Robinson: Rectifying History Through The Assertion of Black Labor

by Javier Arellano Vences   In the exhibition A Decolonial Atlas: Strategies in Contemporary Art of the Americas we encounter artists taking on the rigorous task of deconstructing social and cultural structures which have hindered communities across the American hemisphere. Marton Robinson’s Money Talk (2012-2015), addresses extractivist economies and the critical participation of black labor… Read More Marton Robinson: Rectifying History Through The Assertion of Black Labor

Notícias de America: Paulo Nazareth’s Art and Intersections within the African Diaspora of the Americas

by Pilar Tompkins Rivas Paulo Nazareth’s work is part of A Decolonial Atlas: Strategies in Contemporary Art of the Americas on view at the Vincent Price Art Museum April 22 – July 22, 2017. Paulo Nazareth, Untitled work from Noticias de America series, 2012, photograph A close read of Brazilian artist Paulo Nazareth’s (b. 1977,… Read More Notícias de America: Paulo Nazareth’s Art and Intersections within the African Diaspora of the Americas