Join Alumnx Exploration Series with Leonardo Bravo ('90 BFA Fine Arts) for an artist talk where he will present his practice, life experiences as touch points, and how music has influenced his work and paintings. Bravo, founder of Big City Forum, will also invite artist collaborators as guest speakers.
Leonardo Bravo is an artist, educator, and curator. He is the founder and organizer of Big City Forum, an interdisciplinary, social practice, and curatorial research project that brings attention to emergent practices across design, architecture, and the arts. From 2008 to 2015, Bravo was the Director of School of Programs for The Music Center, where he oversaw arts education partnerships with school districts throughout Los Angeles County. From 2016 to 2019, he was the Director of Education and Public Programs with the Palm Springs Art Museum. Most recently, Bravo has been consulting on curatorial and public programs with Clockshop, an arts in public space non-profit, and teaching at UCLA's World Arts & Cultures Department. Bravo received his MFA from the University of Southern California and his BFA from Otis College of Art & Design.