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Discover thousands of works of art spanning time and the world at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art.

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Through close collaboration with the Jogye Order and detailed research into each artwork's provenance, we are pleased to report that these paintings will be returned to Korea in July, and reinstalled at Sinheungsa in Gangwon Province in a special ceremony in August 2020.

Connect and create! 🎨 LACMA's summer Art Camp is going virtual, with activities for ages 6-17 in both English and Spanish. Browse available camp weeks and find the perfect fit for the young art-lover in your life:

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LACMA is inviting artists of all ages to color our artworks at home! 🎨 We’ve selected a few highlights from our collection and turned them into downloadable coloring pages. Download and start coloring →

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Acknowledging the complex history of collecting and museums as intricately linked to colonialism and the oppression of non-White people: researching LACMA's Blackburn Collection of Photography.

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Happy Father's Day to all fathers and father figures. ❤️ (whether or not they wanted the dog) Winslow Homer, "After the Hunt," 1892.

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Jazz at LACMA: Meet the Musicians 🎶 Mitch Glickman interviews the talented and incredibly versatile guitarist Roy Gaines and the members of his Tuxedo Blues Orchestra, in celebration of African American Music Appreciation Month. Learn more →

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Read more about the repatriation of these artworks on our blog:

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We are deeply saddened to note the passing of Chris Burden, whose impact on art and on LA has been profound.

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Chris, we're leaving the lights on in your honor. RIP

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In regard to the recent destruction of antiquities in Syria, we are sharing #PalmyraArtworks :

Big thanks to @Patron  for sponsoring tonight's opening for "Guillermo del Toro: At Home with Monsters." #GDTatLACMA 

"Everyone discusses my art & pretends to understand, as if it were necessary to understand, when it is simply necessary to love." — Monet

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Happy Birthday to Alphonse Mucha, born in 1860. His 1896 print, "Zodiac" in our collection:

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Take some relaxing breaths to help reduce anxiety 🌕 -Breathe in quietly through your nose for 4 seconds -Hold for 7 seconds -Exhale forcefully through your mouth, pursing your lips, for 8 seconds -Repeat up to 4 times

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If you've been enjoying our tweets with @MerriamWebster , check out this Twitter Moment for a chronological list!⚡️

Did you know LACMA offers free online art classes? 🔍 In this introductory course on Chinese painting, LACMA curator Stephen Little will guide you as you observe handscrolls, hanging scrolls, album leaves, and fans from the museum's collection.

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