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Afropix

About Afropix

When my father gave me a Kodak Brownie as a child, I fell in love with photography. I have been shooting pictures ever since. I am also an avid genealogist and can trace one of my family lines back to 1620! Check out my photography at afropixphotography.com!

Lydia Emily’s “Bound” at the Garboushian Gallery Beverly Hills

Bound! At first blush this latest Lydia Emily show appears to be a homage to Bondage and Discipline. But the pieces are really symbolism for other ties that bind: medical pain, food, pills, money and even children (although Lydia’s daughter … Continue reading

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Test Drive and Dine: The Lincoln Motor Company hooks up with Post and Beam!!

Back when I was in high school my dad had a Lincoln Continental. I have memories of flying in that car down the highway to Las Vegas. And fly we did, my Dad a former Air Force pilot drove fast. … Continue reading

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Industy Attorney L Lee Philips to be Honored

WHAT: Beverly Hills Bar Association’s Entertainment Lawyer of the Year Dinner WHEN: Wednesday, April 16, 5:30 pm BRIEF DESCRIPTION: Attorney L. Lee Phillips – senior partner of Manatt, Phelps & Phillips LLP and a leader in the music industry for … Continue reading

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Banging Portraits of LA by Estevan Oriol

Born and raised in Los Angeles, Photographer Estevan Oriol pulls inspiration from the city and reflects its sensibilities in his work by the juxtaposition of the glitzy, along with the downright gritty.   Estevan is reputed to be the street … Continue reading

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The Big One with Water: Southern California Tsunami Risks and Preparation with DR. LUCY JONES

You may know of her as the earthquake czar, but Dr. Lucy Jones also knows something about our Tsunami threat. You might have noticed the signs along the Pacific Coast Highway directing motorists to the tsunami evacuation routes. And for … Continue reading

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About Art and Other Events This Week: March 14 – March 21

March 14, 2014 – 6:30 p.m.-10:30 p.m. Aquarium of the Pacific to honor Homeboy Industries 100 Aquarium Way, Long Beach, CA 90802 Guests can party with the sea stars at the Aquarium of the Pacific’s Latin-themed Late Night on Friday, … Continue reading

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Artwork Sale to Benefit CalArts!

Artsy presents the CalArts Benefit Sale with unique works donated by alumni, faculty, and friends in support of the new John Baldessari Studio Building and endowed scholarships for students at the CalArts’ School of Art. The initiative launched with an … Continue reading

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Coming Up: Friday Night 2/28/2014

  PULLMAN STANDARD COMING HOME SHOW http://molly.tunestub.com/show.cfm?id=142442&cart Date(s) of Event : Fri, February 28, 2014 10:45 PM (Doors open at 07:30 PM) Up and coming Los Angeles rock band, Pullman Standard, is currently on a 5 week winter tour that … Continue reading

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Richard Corman: Madonna NYC 83 @LabArtGalleryLA

Madonna NYC 83 is now open to the public with the hours of 11 AM – 5 PM at LAB ART located at 217 South La Brea Ave, Los Angeles. For more information, please visit www.LabArtGallery.com or on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/LAB-ART-Los-Angeles/137094113027382  

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Material Girl ReDux: Richard Corman’s 1980s Photos @LabArtGalleryLA

Famed photographer, Richard Corman’s Madonna NYC ’83 exhibition opens for an exclusive run at LAB ART Gallery on Thursday February 6th, from 7 – 10 PM. The exhibition will feature 50 vivid images of Madonna, including black and white, color, … Continue reading

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