Past Events

Friday, February 26, 2016 | 5:00pm
Canvas of the Soul

Presented in partnership with MSA West, Canvas of the Soul offers visitors the opportunity to view the exhibition, Sandow Birk: American Qur'an, enjoy live traditional music, spoken word performances, and panel discussions. All for free.

Monday, January 25, 2016 | 1:00pm - 3:00pm
VISIONARIES LECTURE SERIES: THE RACE TO MODERNITY (WINTER)

The 2015 - 2016 Visionaries Lecture Series looks to the second quarter of the twentieth century with radical changes in art, design and fashion. Economic prosperity, technological advances and the development of mass communication systems furthered what it meant to be modern, and progressive social agendas provided  platforms for women to pursue exciting cultural endeavors. 

Sunday, January 24, 2016 | 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Islamic Culture in Contemporary American Life

This event begins with a talk by leading writer and scholar Zareena Grewal of Yale University and is followed by a conversation with Grewal, artist Sandow Birk, Professor Reuven Firestone of Hebrew Union College, and Professor Amir Hussain of Loyola Marymount University; and moderated by Edina Lekovic of The Muslim Public Affairs Council.

Sunday, November 8, 2015 | 11:00am - 5:00pm
opening weekend celebration

Celebrate the opening of four exhibitions. Hear from artists, curators, and museum staff, and take special tours through the galleries..

Monday, October 12, 2015 | 1:00pm - 3:00pm
VISIONARIES LECTURE SERIES: THE RACE TO MODERNITY (FALL) - Lecture 2

The 2015 - 2016 Visionaries Lecture Series looks to the second quarter of the twentieth century with radical changes in art, design and fashion. Economic prosperity, technological advances and the development of mass communication systems furthered what it meant to be modern, and progressive social agendas provided  platforms for women to pursue exciting cultural endeavors. 

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