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Get Out: 'Levitated Mass' Dedication, Leimert Park Artwalk & Self Help Graphics Fair

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ROCK: In just a few hours, you'll be able to check out "Levitated Mass" over at LACMA. There will be a dedication ceremony at 11 am, but after that it will be open to the public anytime between 6 am and 10 pm.

ARTWALK: This afternoon Leimert Park is hosting its second annual artwalk from 2 pm until 8 pm. It will include artists, poets, an African drum circle, DJs, food trucks, vendors and live performances by Acelayone and others. The event is open to all ages. For more information, check out the event's poster.

PRINT: If you want to acquire new prints created by artists at the legendary Self Help Graphics & Art this year, today is your day. The print shop is hosting a fair that will feature monoprints, etchings, woodblock prints, and linocuts. It will go from 12 pm until 5 pm at their location in Boyle Heights on 1300 East 1st Street. For more information, visit the shop's website.

JAZZ: Tonight Todd Simon's Ethio-Cali Ensemble will be playing in the courtyard of the Craft and Folk Art Museum from 6 pm until 8 pm. The ensemble will pay homage to the golden era of Ethio-Jazz with some original compositions by Simon, who is a trumpeter well-versed in the Ethiopian Jazz tradition. For more information, check out the museum's website.

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