Angeles Gate Cultural Center
Angels Gate Cultural Center provides space for artists to work and engages the community through arts education, exhibitions of contemporary art, and cultural events. It strives to provide a year-round schedule of gallery exhibitions and community classes. In addition, the Center provides professional work-studio space for 52 artists, including musicians, ceramists, painters, sculptors, writers, photographers, printmakers and jewelers.
PAA will help fund two exhibitions: 1) Slanguage: The Influentials will celebrate local artists who have made an impact on the community through muralism, graffiti, stencil art and hip hop, on view October – December 2022; and 2) Uplifting Tales and Eroded Histories, curated by local artists Michael Davis, Paul Harris and Richard Turner, will be an immersive installation that presents a speculative view on the geology and history of San Pedro. It will be on view October 2022 – March 2023.