Watch LACMA Documentaries and Short Films Online

LACMA has a wide selection of videos to watch about the artworks and artists in our collection. Below we've included some of our favorite collections from LACMA's past and present.

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Mario Ybarra, Jr. on Edward Kienholz | Artists on Art

Mario Ybarra, Jr. is an artist, educator, and activist deeply involved in the Mexican American community and street culture of greater Los Angeles. With Karla Diaz, he is co-founder of Slanguage, an artist group based in Wilmington, CA, that promotes intergenerational art education and cross-community discussion of contemporary art.

 

LACMA's Artists on Art videos offer insights into works in the museum's encyclopedic collection that have inspired and informed artists working today.

 

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An award-winning extension of the museum’s film initiative, LACMA Productions commissions emerging and mid-career filmmakers to make short documentaries on contemporary artists such as James Turrell, Catherine Opie, and John Baldassari.

 

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Revisit your favorite past LACMA exhibitions or discover new favorites.

 

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Get a glimpse into exhibitions currently on view at LACMA.

 

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Go behind the scenes to LACMA's Conservation Center and learn how conservators support the museum’s commitment to collect, preserve, study, and share its collections.

 

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Learn about projects developed as part of The Art + Technology Lab at LACMA, a program that, through its sponsors, provides grants, in-kind support, and facilities for selected artists.

 

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