Upcoming Programs & Events

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Marisela Norte: Pickings

Saturday, August 23 | 7:15pm
(Doors open at 6:45pm. Performance starts promptly at 7:15pm)

Free with museum admission

Writer Marisela Norte claims Shrine's Empire of Love Shack as the setting to debut “Pickings” a new collection of prose poetry related to labor, love, and Los Angeles. Norte will be accompanied by the musical stylings of Juan Perez of Quetzal and The Latin Playboys on his Turbo Diddley (handmade cigar box guitar).

RSVP requested to rsvp@cafam.org




Craft Affair 2014

Honoring Richard Erickson and Clare Graham | VIP Cocktails, Hors d'oeuvres & Silent Auction

Saturday, October 11 | 6:00-9:00pm
Tickets: $200/each plus sponsorship packages | In the courtyard | Celebrate with the Craft & Folk Art Museum at our annual fundraiser and silent auction honoring Trustee President Richard Erickson and artist Clare Graham. All proceeds benefit museum exhibition and education outreach programs.

For tickets or more information visit www.craftaffair.cafam.org or call (323) 937-4230 x31


Submission Call

Call for submissions!

The Craft & Folk Art Museum and the Farhang Foundation announce a call for submissions for an international juried exhibition of contemporary photography and video works relating to Iranian culture and heritage. Titled Focus Iran: Contemporary Photography and Video, the exhibition is an opportunity to expose and feature emerging and mid-career photographers and media artists from around the world. 

Artists 18 years of age and older are invited to apply between July 21 and September 21, 2014.


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