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The Howard Instrument Collection of the Watts Towers Arts Center

Date
March 6
Time
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Cost
Free
Organizer’s Site
wattstowers.org/copy-of-exhibitions-2
Council District
City Council District 15
Event Series Dates
Permanent Exhibition
The Howard Instrument Collection of the Watts Towers Arts Center is a permanent, revolving installation of musical instruments from around the world. It was assembled by Dr. Joseph H. Howard and donated to the Center in 1989. The collection at the Watts Towers Arts Center, about a quarter of Howard’s total collection, consists of 144 instruments, the majority of which are non- western.  

Location

Noah Purifoy and Charles Mingus Galleries, Watts Towers Arts Center Campus
1727 E. 107th Street
Los Angeles, CA 90002 United States
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Phone:
213-847-4646

Organizer

Watts Towers Arts Center
Phone
213-847-4646
Email
wattstowersartscentercampus@gmail.com
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