The Library will be closed on Monday, May 27, 2024, in observance of Memorial Day.

Eileen King, Librarian, Art & Music Department


Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery exhibit highlighting the works of Lukas Geronimas, Nevine Mahmoud, and Vanessa McConnell

Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery - A New Exhibit

October 22, 2021

Our partnership with our sister department Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery, also known as LAMAG, is a reflection of how art is intertwined with the library.

Los Angeles Public Library - Central Library  West Entrance. Architect Bertram Grosvenor Goodhue. Photo credit: Mark Sugiarto

Central Library – Welcome Back

July 03, 2021

A few words come to mind about my practice as an Art Librarian with roots in both academic and studio experiences—scribe, space, and light. I work in the Los Angeles Central Library.

Alexandre Dorriz black and white architectural drawing

Interview With Artist Alexandre Dorriz

April 12, 2021

Alexandre Dorriz’s research-based work informs the viewer of a data-driven concept accompanied with a visual format that presents data as entities tied to economic systems with or without links to social or political intersections.

Graphic of blooming cherry blossom tree

Cherry Blossoms and Our Asian American Pacific Heritage

May 14, 2020

Are you ready for a springtime of cherry blossoms? Like the countless petals carpeting the ground beneath the cherry tree, there are many ways to enjoy celebrating the return of warm sunshine, cool breezes, and the pale shades of pink of these five-petal flowers.