Daily Archive: June 17, 2021

Warrior to retire as head of Museum of Indian Arts & Culture | Local News

Della Warrior, the longtime head of the Museum of Indian Arts & Culture/Laboratory of Anthropology and a staple on the state’s creative and educational scenes, will retire later this summer, the state Department of Cultural Affairs announced Wednesday.

Warrior, who served as president of the Institute of American Indian Arts prior to joining the Museum of Indian Arts & Culture, was appointed executive director in 2013 and was credited with strengthening the museum’s collection of Native art, establishing educational exhibits and helping raise money to support the organization.

“Although I will miss the staff, friends, donors and other [Department of

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Art & Entertainment,Art & Visual,Art & Culture,Art & Design,Digital Art PhotographyDigital Artwork Images menggunakan Facebook. Mosaics are images formed with small pieces of stone or glass, called tesserae They are often ornamental or functional. An artist who designs and makes mosaics is known as a mosaic artist or a mosaicist. Historical Greeks and Romans created real looking mosaics. Mythological subjects, or scenes of searching or other pursuits of the rich, were widespread because the centrepieces of a larger geometric design, with strongly emphasised borders. 11 Early Christian basilicas from the 4th century onwards have been embellished with wall and ceiling mosaics. The most famous Byzantine basilicas decorated with mosaics are … Read More

Juneteenth 2021 events across L.A. and Orange County

A mashup of its historic date, Juneteenth marks June 19, 1865, the day enslaved Black people in Galveston, Texas, received the news that they were free — nearly 2½ years after President Lincoln signed the Emancipation Proclamation.

Beginning as a regional holiday, the tradition slowly spread and in recent years has burst into broader awareness with the rise of the Black Lives Matter movement and demonstrations against police killings of Black Americans.

You can celebrate Juneteenth this year with local arts and culture events, virtual or in-person, across Southern California.

Moza Mjasiri Cooper, founder of the nonprofit Black Arts Los

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