LACMA9 Art+Film Lab

LACMA9 Art+Film Lab

Experience film as an art form. Participate in filmmaking workshops, share personal stories and memories on video, and watch free movies as the LACMA9 Art+Film Lab visits nine communities throughout Los Angeles and San Bernardino counties. Free and open to the public, the Art+Film Lab is a pop-up art initiative that comes alive through your involvement.

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Image: © 2013 Duncan Cheng
LACMA9 Art + Film Lab is supported by a grant from

LACMA9 Art + Film Lab

See the LACMA9 Art+Film Lab in action and learn more about the programs from past participants.

Supported by a grant from the The James Irvine Foundation.
Music: "Lights On" by Jesson Duller
Additional footage provided by Agustín Jiménez
Chris Burden, Urban Light, 2008, the Gordon Family Foundation’s gift to Transformation: The LACMA Campaign, © Chris Burden

Nicole Miller’s Believing Is Seeing

Something intangible yet unmistakable in Ndinda Spada’s oral history piqued the interest of artist Nicole Miller. Spada had visited the LACMA9 Art+Film Lab when it was in Redlands and recorded a personal story during the Lab’s drop-in oral history hours. It was a short video, just five minutes, but in it Spada spoke passionately about moving to California from Kenya, and how she found a surrogate family in her church…