About » News

News

Armory Curates Public Art at Arroyo Seco Weekend

Posted by Armory News on 19 June 2017

Coachella music festival organizers Goldenvoice will debut the Arroyo Seco Weekend— with three stages of live music along with curated menus from LA’s celebrated restaurants and chefs at the Rose Bowl-adjacent Brookside golf course. Headliners include Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, Mumford and Sons, Alabama Shakes, Weezer, and Fitz and the Tantrums, just to name a few.

Read the full post

Armory Awarded Five Grants from California Arts Council Totaling $78,700

Posted by Armory News on 15 June 2017

This year, the California Arts Council awarded $15 million dollars in grants to a record number of nonprofit arts organizations state-wide, supporting quality programs benefiting California's students, veterans, arts educators, at-risk youth, formerly incarcerated individuals, under-served populations, and communities at large. We are honored to announce that five of those record number of grants—totaling $78,700—were awarded to the Armory in support our exhibition field trips for children, professional development training for public school teachers, and a host of free Armory art education programs at community centers, partner organizations, and juvenile detention centers throughout LA County.

Read the full post

ADULTS: Learn the Lost Art of Letterpress this Summer

Posted by on 14 June 2017

Photoshop is cool, but letterpress is old school cool. Learn how to design and make your own letterhead, greeting cards, party invitations, and more.

Read the full post

Registration Open: Tinkering School LA Summer Camp in Pasadena

Posted by Armory News on 8 May 2017

Tinkering School LA teaches children the skills they need to work confidently in wood, plastic, and metal to build robust structures as wild as their imaginations. With a 4:1 camper to facilitator ratio, our fully stocked workshop provides a safe and supportive environment for personal growth through skills development and creative construction.

Read the full post

NEW: 1 Day Street & Travel Photography Workshop for Adults

Posted by Armory Studio on 13 April 2017

Traveling soon? Plan on taking some pictures? Armory Teaching Artists Laura Parker and Joan Dooley will teach you some secrets to get amazing shots. When shooting street —or travel— photography, it's easy to end up with chaotic snapshots or touristy clichés.

Read the full post

NEW: Short-term Darkroom Workshops for Adults Begin May 16

Posted by Armory Studio on 6 April 2017

Armory Teaching Artist Laura Parker will guide you through the magic and alchemy of darkroom photography. No prior experience is necessary.

Read the full post

Paid Teaching Artist Fellowship

Posted by Armory Professional Development on 31 March 2017

Armory Center for the Arts is seeking visual artists for the 2018 Teaching Artist Fellowship cohort. Armory Fellows learn how to teach children and teens about contemporary art using exhibition touring techniques and hands-on art making experiences.

Read the full post

Download Our Summer Studio Course Catalog Now

Posted by Armory Studio on 3 March 2017

Summer registration *begins Wednesday, March 15 *at 10 am. Our nationally-recognized, award-winning art classes for toddlers, children, teens, adults, and families are offered Mondays through Saturdays, mornings and evenings.

Read the full post

The Armory Launches a Year of Exhibitions and Events with Latin-American and Latinx Artists

Posted by Armory Exhibitions on 10 February 2017

Above: Federico Gama, Escondido, from the series Top Models mazahuacholoskatopunk, 2008. We are pleased to present #BetweenDownBelow/#EntreAbajoMasAbajo, a year of exhibitions and related programs that highlights Latin-American and Latinx artists and their work surrounding themes of communication, individual agency, collective action, and social spaces generated by alternative art practices.

Read the full post

Spring Studio Registration Begins February 1

Posted by Armory Studio on 19 January 2017

Spring Studio registration begins Wednesday, February 1, at 10 am. Our nationally-recognized, award-winning art classes[http://armoryarts.

Read the full post

1 2