The Vincent Price Art Museum will be closed Thanksgiving Weekend: November 28-30, 2019.

our mission

The mission of the Vincent Price Art Museum at East Los Angeles College is to serve as a unique educational resource for the diverse audiences of the college and the community through the exhibition, interpretation, collection, and preservation of works in all media of the visual arts.




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Exhibitions

Gabriela Ruiz

Gabriela Ruiz: Full of Tears

In her first solo museum exhibition, multidisciplinary artist and designer Gabriela Ruiz, also known as Leather Papi, speculates on the mechanics of memory and the intersections of technology and emotion through 3-D rendering, video mapping, and installation.



george rodriguez

George Rodriguez: Double Vision

George Rodriguez: Double Vision is the first career retrospective of this Los Angeles photographer, spanning over 40 years of images from the Chicano civil rights movement, Hollywood celebrity circles, music, sports, and entertainment scenes, to everyday urban life.



carolina caycedo

Carolina Caycedo: Apariciones / Apparitions

A joint collaboration and acquisition between the Vincent Price Art Museum and the Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens, Caycedo’s video Apariciones / Apparitions reconceptualizes spaces within the Huntington through the movements of black, brown, and queer dancers, marking the museum’s collections as sites for ritual, enjoyment, and divination.



umar rashid

Umar Rashid (Frohawk Two Feathers): The world you know is a fiction. You know we had to do a remix, right? Vignettes of the Frenglish Empire in North America (1780-1795)

Rich with detail, Rashid’s paintings, drawings, and sculptures reference colonialism, empire, and westward expansion in the Americas during the 18th century, remixing global players – African, European, and indigenous peoples – in a process of storytelling and mythmaking.



yolanda gonzalez

Yolanda González: Sueño de Familia / Dream of Family

Yolanda González: Sueño de Familia / Dream of Family examines the artistic legacy of five generations of artists within one family through drawings, paintings, ceramics, and printmaking spanning the 1870s to the present.



Form and Function in the Ancient Americas
Ongoing

Artworks from ancient civilizations in Central and South America, with a concentration of art from West Mexico and Peru.







ex votos

Images of the Divine in Everyday Mexico: Ex-Votos and Retablos from the Permanent Collection

Selected from the museum’s permanent collection, this group of votive paintings from Mexico spans the early 19th to the mid-20th centuries.



Info

Admission is free and we are open to the public.


Hours

  • SUN: CLOSED
  • MON: CLOSED
  • TUE: 12-4
  • WED: 12-4
  • THU: 12-7
  • FRI: 12-4
  • SAT: 12-4

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museum sponsors

East Los Angeles College
The Ford Foundation
AltaMed
The Getty Foundation
The Mike Kelley Foundation for the Arts
Bank of America
Los Angeles County Department of Arts and Culture
TELACU
Barbara Hensleigh & Joe Andrews
Pasadena Art Alliance
City of Los Angeles, Department of Cultural Affairs
MUFG Union Bank
Entravision
Alfred Fraijo Jr. and Arturo Becerra-Fraijo
Dr. Richard and Rebecca Zapanta
Sabas Carrillo