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June 06, 2018

Teens Changing the World, One Photograph at a Time

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Valerie Tate
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TEENS CHANGING THE WORLD, ONE PHOTOGRAPH AT A TIME

Teen night at the Getty Center

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 20, 2018

7:30–10:00 P.M.

 

On June 20, the Getty Center becomes an eye-popping immersive photography showcase.

Photographs from local youth form the backdrop for an evening of food, music, creativity, projection-mapped animation and art.

Help celebrate the voices of teen artists from L.A. and beyond. Wednesday, June 20, 7:30-10pm, live interactive show at 8:30pm. 1200 Getty Center Drive, Los Angeles.

Admission and parking are free! Get your tickets now; supplies are limited. RSVP at unshuttered.org/event.

Unshuttered is a program of the Getty Museum engaging young people and artists with photography and social activism. This event is presented in partnership with the USC School of Cinematic Arts and inspired by Genesis.
 

 
 
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Visiting the Getty Center:
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