Calendar

Monday, August 20–Sunday, August 26, 2018

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Exhibition Highlights

  • Rick Bartow: Things You Know But Cannot Explain

    Through January 6, 2019

    Rick Bartow: Things You Know But Cannot Explain represents the artist’s first major retrospective and a contribution to the substantial growing body of scholarship on contemporary Native artists. Bartow (Mad River Band Wiyot) established his art career in the 1980s...

  • La Raza

    LA RAZA

    Through February 10, 2019

    Published in Los Angeles from 1967-1977, the influential bilingual newspaper La Raza provided a voice to the Chicano Rights Movement.

Friday, August 24

Saturday, August 25

  • Guided Tours
    Family Activities

    Guided Tours

    Saturdays and Sundays, 11:00 a.m., 1:00 p.m., and 3:00 p.m.

    Explore our exhibitions with lively guides who provide deeper insight and context to what’s on display.

  • Lectures and Workshops

    Birch Biting Workshop

    Saturday, August 25, 2018, 11:00 a.m.–2:30 p.m.

    In this workshop, Kelly Church (Ottawa/Ojibwe) will discuss and show participants the various uses for birch bark, and demonstrate how to create butterflies, dragonflies, and flowers with birch bark biting.

  • Family Activities

    Pan for Gold!

    Saturdays–Sundays, 11:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.
    Every Second Tuesday of the Month, 10:00 a.m.–Noon

    Learn how to pan for gold, just like how the 49ers did during the California gold rush!

  • Film and Television

    The Last Round-Up (1947) and The Strawberry Roan (1948)

    Saturday, August 25, 2018, Noon–2:30 p.m.

    The Double Feature for August showcases two films where the landscape of the West plays an important visual role.

  • Film and Television

    Back to the Future (1985) on the Autry Lawn

    Saturday, August 25, 2018, 5:30 p.m.

    Music, food, movies—plus every event is dog-friendly!

Sunday, August 26

  • Guided Tours
    Family Activities

    Guided Tours

    Saturdays and Sundays, 11:00 a.m., 1:00 p.m., and 3:00 p.m.

    Explore our exhibitions with lively guides who provide deeper insight and context to what’s on display.

  • Family Activities

    Pan for Gold!

    Saturdays–Sundays, 11:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.
    Every Second Tuesday of the Month, 10:00 a.m.–Noon

    Learn how to pan for gold, just like how the 49ers did during the California gold rush!

  • Drop-in Activities

    Garden Chat: Fall Gathering

    Sunday, August 26, 2018, 1:00-4:00 p.m.

    Join Barbara Drake (Tongva) as she shares what plants the Tongva gather in the fall and how those plants are used for food, medicine, baskets, clothing, and more.

  • Drop-in Activities

    Gallery Chat: American Indians in Western Film

    Sunday, August 26, 2018, 1:00–4:00 p.m.

    Meet Josh Garrett-Davis, Gamble Assistant Curator of Western History, Popular Culture, and Firearms, for a talk about future plans to develop gallery content about the role of Native American performers in Hollywood Westerns.

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