Skirlball Cultural Center

See the iconic images that amplified one of the most influential cultural movements of the 1960s: “Black Is Beautiful.” Featuring over forty photographs of black women and men with natural hair…

Kwame Brathwaite didn’t coin the phrase “black is beautiful,” he just popularized it. The year was 1962 and those immortal words had already been uttered by black nationalist Carlos A. Cooks. But…

LOS ANGELES—The Skirball Cultural Center presents Sara Berman’s Closet, an exhibition by illustrator-author Maira Kalman and curator-artist Alex Kalman inspired by the life of Maira’s…