Left to right: Ken Gonzales-Day, Palm Trees at Venice Public Art Graffiti Walls, Venice Beach, 2017. Photo © 2017 Ken Gonzales-Day; Tina Modotti, Anita Brenner, c. 1926. Gelatin silver print, 3-3/4” x 2-3/4”. Courtesy of the Witliff Collections, Texas State University

The Skirball is proud to participate in Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA, a far-reaching and ambitious exploration of Latin American and Latino art in dialogue with Los Angeles, taking place from September 2017 through January 2018 at more than seventy cultural institutions across Southern California. Pacific Standard Time is an initiative of the Getty. The presenting sponsor is Bank of America.

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    Another Promised Land: Anita Brenner's Mexico

    Discover the life and work of a fascinating cultural figure of twentieth-century Mexico, Anita Brenner (1905–1974). A Mexican-born journalist, art historian, and anthropologist of Latvian Jewish descent, Brenner chronicled the Mexican Renaissance of the 1920s and played a vital role in introducing Mexican art and culture to US audiences.

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  • Ken Gonzales-Day, “Danny,” mural by Levi Ponce, Van Nuys Blvd., Pacoima, 2013.

    Surface Tension by Ken Gonzales-Day: Murals, Signs, and Mark‐Making in LA

    Experience Los Angeles through a new lens. This exhibition features more than 140 new photographs that capture murals, street art, graffiti, and sign painting across the city—from East LA to Venice Beach, from Pacoima to Watts.

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