Parallel Realities - Then and Now The Border, Surveillance, Gentrification...How did we get here? Join The AjA Project, community partners and 18th street's Creative Corps fellow Shinpei Takeda for a night of art, film, food & teach-ins to learn about 11-years of Speak City Heights's archive, as well as highlights from ongoing projects including "Back Alley Poetry Club" featuring the young poets and rappers.
Bridget Bray is an independent curator and arts advisor based in Houston, Texas. She served as the Nancy C. Allen Curator and Director of Exhibitions at Asia Society Texas from 2014 through 2022, and organized exhibitions featuring the work of artists such as Mel Chin, Tiffany Chung, Tuan Andrew Nguyen, Hung Liu, and Mineko Grimmer.
Creative Roundtable: James Panozzo, Founder & Executive Director LAUNCH LA Thursday, January 11 | 12-1 PM 18th Street Arts Center Airport Campus Kitchen Lab 3026 Airport Ave. Santa Monica Open to existing artists-in-residence and Borderless Citizens. Register in advance to add this event to your calendar and receive automatic reminders! Pre-registration not required to attend. …
Ring in the new year with the 18 SAC community. We will be kicking off 2024 with complimentary refreshments and a fun workshop in our new, refurbished Artist Hearth at our Olympic Campus. Come and marvel at the new offices while noshing on some great food and catching up with staff, board, artists-in-residence, community partners, friends and special guests.
Join us for Artful Watching, a special series of outdoor film screenings exploring the rich history and cultural treasures of Santa Monica. Cozy up beneath the stars and join us for a special screening of “Breaking Through the Clouds,” as we explore Santa Monica’s deep connections to aviation and the history of the Santa Monica Airport - the location of 18th SAC Hanger, housing over 30 local artists and galleries.