Sunday “Gayle on the Go!”, Sunday, January 31st, 2016

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It's a rainy Sunday, but there are still plenty of interesting INDOOR activities for everyone including the L.A. Art Show; the Otis Redding exhibit at the Grammy Museum; the Festival of Human Abilities at the Aquarium of the Pac

LA Art Show 2016
Los Angeles Convention Center
1201 South Figueroa Street
West Hall
Los Angeles
http://www.laartshow.com

The LA Art Show 2016 occupies the downtown Los Angeles Convention Center. The 200,000 square foot art fair features more than 50 national and international artists. This year, for the first time in 20 years, event organizer say the LA ART SHOW is including the creativity of local LA artists.

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The Creative World of Synthia Saint James
The Museum of African American Art
3rd Floor
Macy’s @ Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza
4005 Crenshaw Boulevard
Los Angeles
323 294 7071
http://www.maala.org

Renowned artist Synthia Saint James helps the Museum of African American Art celebrate its 40th anniversary with a new exhibit featuring “The Creative World of Synthia Saint James.” We can own piece of the award winning arist’s work, available in the museum’s gift shop.

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Free!
Andy Warhol: Life & Legends
Frederick R. Weisman Museum of Art
24255 Pacific Coast Highway
Malibu
310 506 4851
arts.pepperdine.edu/museum

ANDY WARHOL: LIFE & LEGENDS is a FREE exhibit at the Frederick R. Weisman Museum of Art on the campus of Pepperdine University. As a founding member of the 1960s Pop Art movement, and the man credited with creating the term “superstar” and the phrase “everyone gets their 15 minutes of fame,” WARHOL revolutionized contemporary culture by exploring connections among advertising, celebrity, and fine art.

This exhibition features more than 80 Warhol works and includes some of his best known images, including his Campbell Soup Cans, Flowers, and Marilyn Monroe.

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Free!
35TH Annual Black Doll Show
William Grant Still Arts Center
2520 West View Street
Los Angeles, CA 90016
(323) 734-1165
wgsac.wordpress.com

Free at the William Grant Still Arts Center the 35TH ANNUAL BLACK DOLL SHOW. Curated by Dr. Cynthia Davis, doll maker and assistant professor in the College of Medicine and College of Science and Health at Charles R. Drew University, the theme of the show is “The War Against HIV/AIDS –Women of the Africa Diaspora in the Trenches.” This exhibit highlights the impact of the HIV/AIDS pandemic domestically and globally on women of color.

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Free!
Disguise: Masks and Global African Art
The Fowler Museum at UCLA
308 Charles E. Young Drive North
Los Angeles
(310) 825-4361
Fowler.UCLA.edu

Free at the Fowler Museum at UCLA the exhibit DISGUISE: MASKS AND GLOBAL AFRICAN ART, a presentation of 12 contemporary artists, six from continental Africa and six Americans of African heritage, who use artistic strategies of disguise and key visual and performative elements of traditional African masquerade in their work.

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Festival of Human Abilities
Aquarium of the Pacific
100 Aquarium Way
Long Beach
1-562-590-3100
http://www.aquariumofpacific.org

Join the Aquarium of the Pacific for its thirteenth annual FESTIVAL OF HUMAN ABILITIES. This event features wheelchair dance, art demonstrations, accessible SCUBA diving demonstrations, interactive workshops, and other creative performances by people who have a variety of challenges.

Sign language interpreters are present at all major shows, and an audio tour is available for the blind.

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Respect! Otis Redding and The Soul Revolution
Grammy Museum at L.A. Live
800 West Olympic Boulevard
Los Angeles
http://www.grammymuseum.org

“RESPECT! Otis Redding and Revolution of Soul” is a new exhibit at the Grammy Museum at L.A. Live. The exhibit offers visitors a unique look at the influential career of the legendary “King of Soul”, and the lasting impact he made on music and pop culture in such a short period of time.

Otis Redding died December 10th, 1967 in a plane crash on his way to performance in Madison, Wisconsin. He was 26 years old.

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Gray Whale Watching
Harbor Breeze Cruises
Aquarium of the Pacific
Long Beach
(562) 590-3100
http://www.aquariumofpacific.org

This is GRAY WHALE watching season. The Eastern North Pacific GRAY WHALE is making it annual migration from the Bering Sea in Alaska to Scammon’s Lagoon in Baja California, Mexico and back.

Harbor Breeze Cruises and the Aquarium of the Pacific are teaching us about mammals at both the museum and on the water.

Visit the websites for the aquarium and Harbor Breeze for tour times and ticket information.

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New Sponsor
Skechers Performance Los Angeles Marathon
From the Stadium to the Sea
New Date: February 14th, 2016
http://www.lamarathon.com

There’s a NEW sponsor this year for the 2016 L.A. Marathon. Skechers Performance is the official sponsor of the 26-point-two run from Dodger Stadium to the sea in Santa Monica. There’s still time to register for the Sunday, February 14th event. Take a look at the website – http://www.lamarathon.com – for details.

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Skechers Performance Los Angeles Marathon
Official Charities

Special Olympics Southern California
http://www.sosc.org

Union Rescue Mission
http://www.URM.org

ALS Association Orange County Chapter
alsaoc.org

If you don’t want to run from the stadium to the sea, support one of the OFFICIAL SKECHERS PERFORMANCE L.A. MARATHON CHARTITIES.

There’s SPECIAL OLYMPICS SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA. There’s the UNION RESCUE MISSION team. As well as the ALS Association Orange County Chapter and more. You can donate directly to these and 40 more official L.A. marathon charities or you can donate at the Skechers Performance L.A. Marathon website.

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Celebrate Sunday! Gayle Anderson, KTLA 5 News.

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