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    Introduction to Fine Silver Metal Clay

    Saturday, May 30, 9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. (1 session)

    $99 Noncredit

    In this intensive class, offered in partnership with Otis College of Art and Design, learn how to work with precious metal clay (PMC).

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  • Compressed Forms: Slice of Memoir, Flash Fiction, or Poetry

    Compressed Forms: Slice of Memoir, Flash Fiction, or Poetry

    Mondays, June 21–29, 7:00–10:00 p.m. (5 sessions)

    $225 Noncredit

    In this writing class, offered in partnership with Otis College of Art and Design, learn how to distill language into dynamic compressed forms of expression such as six-word memoirs, vignettes, flash fiction, prose poems, postcard stories, novellas, concrete/visual poetry, and more.

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  • Rock & Roll and the '60s

    Rock & Roll and the ’60s

    Tuesdays, June 16–July 21, 1:00–3:00 p.m. (6 sessions)

    $150 General; $120 Members

    In conjunction with the exhibition Bill Graham and the Rock & Roll Revolution, learn about the exciting and turbulent decade of the ’60s and the legendary music it produced.

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  • 60s Sewing Workshop

    ’60s Sewing Workshop

    Saturday, June 20, 2:00–4:00 p.m. (1 session)

    $35 General; $25 Members

    In celebration of the exhibition Bill Graham and the Rock & Roll Revolution, explore your inner flower child at this one-day ’60s-inspired sewing workshop. Using antique hand-crank sewing machines, create an original “peace pocket” out of psychedelic patterns like paisley and tie-dye.

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  • Los Angeles Cuisine 102

    Los Angeles Cuisine 102

    Tuesdays, June 23, July 14, August 11, 7:30–9:00 p.m. (3 sessions)

    Individual session:
    $35 General; $30 Members

    Entire series:
    $90 General; $75 Members

    Explore the uniquely diverse cuisine of Los Angeles, one of the most multicultural (and most delicious) cities in the world through lectures and tasting.

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  • Introduction to Glass Fusing

    Introduction to Glass Fusing

    Saturday, July 11, 9:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m. (1 session)

    $99 Noncredit*

    In this one day class, offered in partnership with Otis College of Art and Design, try your hand at the ancient technique of glass fusing.

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    Art of the 1960s

    Wednesdays, April 15–May 20, 10:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m. (6 sessions)

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    Take an enlightening trip through the turbulent yet expressive decade of the 1960s. Offered in anticipation of the upcoming exhibition Bill Graham and the Rock & Roll Revolution, which opens May 7, this class takes an up-close look at the vibrant art of that era. 

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    America’s Musical Heritage

    Wednesdays, April 1–May 6, 1:00–3:00 p.m. (6 sessions)

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    The Great American Songbook comes alive through this multimedia class, featuring lectures, live piano and sing-alongs, videos, and photos that explore the stories behind our country’s most popular songs.

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  • Lithograph of The Garden of Eden

    We Were the Future: Utopian Visions in Jewish Culture

    Wednesdays, May 6–27, 1:30–3:00 p.m. (4 sessions)

    This class has been canceled.

    This class uses text, film, and visual art to examine how thinkers, writers, and artists have imagined Utopia over history.

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  • Books

    Skirball Book Groups: Life and Art

    Choose from five different groups

    All groups are now full.

    Under the direction of a professional book group facilitator, explore books as a class, learning about the author’s background and analyzing characters and themes. Discussion questions are distributed in advance of each class session. Please read the book prior to each class.

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