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Close to the Edge: The Birth of Hip Hop Architecture Opening Party

June 24 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm


Join us in celebrating the launch of the acclaimed exhibition Close to the Edge: The Birth of Hip-Hop Architecture at Helms Bakery District.

Close to the Edge is a dynamic exploration of hip hop’s impact on design and architecture — along with a fresh new work by the LA artist Prime. Meet the curator and show designer Sekou Cooke, the artist Prime, and the teams at Socal NOMA, A+D Museum and Helms Bakery District who are cohosting the show.

“Close to the Edge: The Birth of Hip-Hop Architecture” is part of the Los Angeles Design Festival, whose theme is Design for the People. It will be on view through September 17.

Curator: Sekou Cooke
Exhibition Design: Sekou Cooke
Also on show: a wall newly graffitied by Los Angeles artist Prime.

8707 Washington Blvd, Culver City, CA 90232

Photo above: Close to the Edge exhibition at SpringBox in St.Paul, MN. 


Helms Design Center
8745 Washington Boulevard
Culver City, CA 90232
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