From the Foundation

Los Angeles, December 22, 2014 — The Metabolic Studio today announced its 2014 Chora Prize will be awarded to Detroit activist and philosopher Grace Lee Boggsin in recognition of the work that spans her lifetime.

Featuring Works By Iwan Baan, Stephen Wilkes And Paula Bronstein

Photography Exhibition Focuses on Resilient Design in a Time of Rising Seas
on View from December 13, 2014 to May 3, 2015

Country in the City, our free country concert series with KCRW, came to a grand finale after a successful three show run. We want to thank the community for coming together to enjoy some of country music’s rising stars and legends, including Gregg Allman, Sturgill Simpson, Shelby Lynne, Jamestown Revival, Wynonna & The Big Noise and Nikki Lane.

On Thursday, August 14, 2014, Annenberg Foundation Director Gregory Annenberg Weingarten and the Chugach Nation’s John Johnson took part in a repatriation ceremony. 

LOS ANGELES, CA (July 17, 2014) — The Annenberg Space for Photography today announced Photosynthesis, a free, day-long photo and music festival taking place on Saturday, August 9, 2014.  The event will take place at Century Park in Century City, on the lawn adjacent to the Annenberg Space for Photography.

The Annenberg Foundation has joined with the California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW), the State Coastal Conservancy (SCC) and the Santa Monica Bay Restoration Commission (SMBRC) in their restoration efforts at the Ballona Wetlands Ecological Reserve by funding area C South, a 30-acre zone bounded by Ballona Creek to the southeast, the 90 Freeway to the northeast, Culver Boulevard to the west and the Culver Boulevard/Lincoln Boulevard interchange to the southwest.

See the latest about the state-wide partnership to restore the Ballona Wetlands at

The Annenberg Foundation today announced Country in the City, an all ages, free concert series inspired by the Annenberg Space for Photography’s current exhibition, Country: Portraits of an American Sound.

The Annenberg Space for Photography today announced the lineup of speakers for their popular Iris Nights lecture series presented in conjunction with the upcoming exhibition, Country: Portraits of an American Sound.

The Annenberg Space for Photography today announced its next exhibition, Country: Portraits of an American Sound. This exhibit presents images of the pioneers, poets and icons of country music, and will be offered free to the public May 31 through September 28, 2014. Guest curators for this exhibit are Shannon Perich of the Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History, and Tim Davis and Michael McCall of the Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum.

Organized in collaboration with National Geographic magazine, The Power of Photography: National Geographic 125 Years celebrates the iconic publication’s 125 year anniversary. National Geographic magazine is the official journal of the National Geographic Society.