ArtsDay LA 2016

April 06, 2016 at 8:30am - 11:30am
Los Angeles City Hall

Highlights from ArtsDay LA 2016

Download our 2016 Legislative Agenda, which identifies three Arts & Culture Priorities for the City of Los Angeles.

Links to Video Presentations

Presentation by Councilmember Mitch O'Farrell

Performance by Bryonn Bain

Remarks by Judy Baca

Remarks by Amy Aquino

Remarks by Alex Johnson

Presentation by Arts for LA executive director Sofia Klatzker

Remarks by other Councilmembers

Photos on Flickr:

LINK:  KPCC news article by Priska Neely on #ArtsDay


8:30 am to 9:45 am  Coffee & Networking, City Hall Rotunda, 3rd floor - Pick up a name tag, an ARTS ADVOCATE red button, and listen to the Youth Orchestra Los Angeles at Heart of Los Angeles (YOLA at HOLA)

9:45 am  Line up to enter the John Ferraro City Council Chambers, 3rd floor, Room 340

10:00 am Enter the City Council Chambers

10:15 am Councilmember Mitch O'Farrell begins the ArtsDay proclamation & presentation. Performers and speakers include:

  • Amy Aquino, Actress
  • Judy Baca, Visual and Public Artist; Founder and Artistic Director the Social and Public Art Resource Center SPARC; and Professor UCLA World Arts and Cultures and Chicano Studies
  • Bryonn Bain – Artist/Activist & Assistant Professor-in- Residence, UCLA Dept. of African American Studies 
  • Alex Johnson, Executive Director, Children’s Defense Fund-California (CDF-CA) 
  • Sofia Klatzker, Executive Director of Arts for LA

11:00 am Join other arts advocates for a group photograph on the Spring Street Steps of City Hall.

Download the ArtsDay 2016 Advocate Guide for information about parking, arrival, building security, and what to expect in the City Council meeting. 

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