Live Performance Art

Orishas Through the Crossroads and the Gate – MFA Thesis Show, 27 April 2014

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Orishas Through the Crossroads and the Gate, Public Engagement Performance Game & Installation, Lili Bernard MFA Thesis Exhibition, Leimert Park Vision Theatre, April 27, 2014, Los Angeles, CA. Pictured left to right: Beth Peterson, Lili Bernard, José P. Rodriguez, Ben Caldwell.

Brank – MFA Thesis Show, 27 April 2014

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Brank, Lili Bernard MFA Thesis Exhibition, Leimert Park Vision Theatre, April 27, 2014, Los Angeles, CA

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Brank, Lili Bernard MFA Thesis Exhibition, Leimert Park Vision Theatre, April 27, 2014, Los Angeles, CA

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Brank, Lili Bernard MFA Thesis Exhibition, Leimert Park Vision Theatre, April 27, 2014, Los Angeles, CA

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Brank, Lili Bernard MFA Thesis Exhibition, Leimert Park Vision Theatre, April 27, 2014, Los Angeles, CA

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Brank, Lili Bernard MFA Thesis Exhibition, Leimert Park Vision Theatre, April 27, 2014, Los Angeles, CA

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Brank, Lili Bernard MFA Thesis Exhibition, Leimert Park Vision Theatre, April 27, 2014, Los Angeles, CA

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Brank, Lili Bernard MFA Thesis Exhibition, Leimert Park Vision Theatre, April 27, 2014, Los Angeles, CA

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Brank, Lili Bernard MFA Thesis Exhibition, Leimert Park Vision Theatre, April 27, 2014, Los Angeles, CA

Donning and Dismissal of the Conqueror’s Coiffure – MFA Thesis Show, 27 April 2014

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Donning and Dismissal of the Conqueror’s Coiffure, Lili Bernard MFA Thesis Exhibition, Leimert Park Vision Theatre, April 27, 2014, Los Angeles, CA

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Donning and Dismissal of the Conqueror’s Coiffure, Lili Bernard MFA Thesis Exhibition, Leimert Park Vision Theatre, April 27, 2014, Los Angeles, CA 

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Donning and Dismissal of the Conqueror’s Coiffure, Lili Bernard MFA Thesis Exhibition, Leimert Park Vision Theatre, April 27, 2014, Los Angeles, CA

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Donning and Dismissal of the Conqueror’s Coiffure, Lili Bernard MFA Thesis Exhibition, Leimert Park Vision Theatre, April 27, 2014, Los Angeles, CA

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Donning and Dismissal of the Conqueror’s Coiffure, Lili Bernard MFA Thesis Exhibition, Leimert Park Vision Theatre, April 27, 2014, Los Angeles, CA

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Donning and Dismissal of the Conqueror’s Coiffure, Lili Bernard MFA Thesis Exhibition, Leimert Park Vision Theatre, April 27, 2014, Los Angeles, CA

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Donning and Dismissal of the Conqueror’s Coiffure, Lili Bernard MFA Thesis Exhibition, Leimert Park Vision Theatre, April 27, 2014, Los Angeles, CA 

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Donning and Dismissal of the Conqueror’s Coiffure, Lili Bernard MFA Thesis Exhibition, Leimert Park Vision Theatre, April 27, 2014, Los Angeles, CA 

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Donning and Dismissal of the Conqueror’s Coiffure, Lili Bernard MFA Thesis Exhibition, Leimert Park Vision Theatre, April 27, 2014, Los Angeles, CA

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Donning and Dismissal of the Conqueror’s Coiffure, Lili Bernard MFA Thesis Exhibition, Leimert Park Vision Theatre, April 27, 2014, Los Angeles, CA

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Donning and Dismissal of the Conqueror’s Coiffure, Lili Bernard MFA Thesis Exhibition, Leimert Park Vision Theatre, April 27, 2014, Los Angeles, CA

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Donning and Dismissal of the Conqueror’s Coiffure, Lili Bernard MFA Thesis Exhibition, Leimert Park Vision Theatre, April 27, 2014, Los Angeles, CA

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Donning and Dismissal of the Conqueror’s Coiffure, Lili Bernard MFA Thesis Exhibition, Leimert Park Vision Theatre, April 27, 2014, Los Angeles, CA

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Donning and Dismissal of the Conqueror’s Coiffure, Lili Bernard MFA Thesis Exhibition, Leimert Park Vision Theatre, April 27, 2014, Los Angeles, CA

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Donning and Dismissal of the Conqueror’s Coiffure, Lili Bernard MFA Thesis Exhibition, Leimert Park Vision Theatre, April 27, 2014, Los Angeles, CA

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Donning and Dismissal of the Conqueror’s Coiffure, Lili Bernard MFA Thesis Exhibition, Leimert Park Vision Theatre, April 27, 2014, Los Angeles, CA 

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Donning and Dismissal of the Conqueror’s Coiffure, Lili Bernard MFA Thesis Exhibition, Leimert Park Vision Theatre, April 27, 2014, Los Angeles, CA 

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Donning and Dismissal of the Conqueror’s Coiffure, Lili Bernard MFA Thesis Exhibition, Leimert Park Vision Theatre, April 27, 2014, Los Angeles, CA 

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Donning and Dismissal of the Conqueror’s Coiffure, Lili Bernard MFA Thesis Exhibition, Leimert Park Vision Theatre, April 27, 2014, Los Angeles, CA

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Donning and Dismissal of the Conqueror’s Coiffure, Lili Bernard MFA Thesis Exhibition, Leimert Park Vision Theatre, April 27, 2014, Los Angeles, CA

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Donning and Dismissal of the Conqueror’s Coiffure, Lili Bernard MFA Thesis Exhibition, Leimert Park Vision Theatre, April 27, 2014, Los Angeles, CA

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Donning and Dismissal of the Conqueror’s Coiffure, Lili Bernard MFA Thesis Exhibition, Leimert Park Vision Theatre, April 27, 2014, Los Angeles, CA

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Donning and Dismissal of the Conqueror’s Coiffure, Lili Bernard MFA Thesis Exhibition, Leimert Park Vision Theatre, April 27, 2014, Los Angeles, CA

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Donning and Dismissal of the Conqueror’s Coiffure, Lili Bernard MFA Thesis Exhibition, Leimert Park Vision Theatre, April 27, 2014, Los Angeles, CA 

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Donning and Dismissal of the Conqueror’s Coiffure, Lili Bernard MFA Thesis Exhibition, Leimert Park Vision Theatre, April 27, 2014, Los Angeles, CA 

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Donning and Dismissal of the Conqueror’s Coiffure, Lili Bernard MFA Thesis Exhibition, Leimert Park Vision Theatre, April 27, 2014, Los Angeles, CA

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Donning and Dismissal of the Conqueror’s Coiffure, Lili Bernard MFA Thesis Exhibition, Leimert Park Vision Theatre, April 27, 2014, Los Angeles, CA

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Donning and Dismissal of the Conqueror’s Coiffure, Lili Bernard MFA Thesis Exhibition, Leimert Park Vision Theatre, April 27, 2014, Los Angeles, CA

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Donning and Dismissal of the Conqueror’s Coiffure, Lili Bernard MFA Thesis Exhibition, Leimert Park Vision Theatre, April 27, 2014, Los Angeles, CA

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Dominique Labat Praise Dance, Lili Bernard MFA Thesis Exhibition, Leimert Park Vision Theatre, April 27, 2014, Los Angeles, CA

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Tonya Ingram Spoken Word, Lili Bernard MFA Thesis Exhibition, Leimert Park Vision Theatre, April 27, 2014, Los Angeles, CA

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Roger Guenveur Smith, Rodney King Performance , Lili Bernard MFA Thesis Exhibition, Leimert Park Vision Theatre, April 27, 2014, Los Angeles, CA 

Brank – Public Practice Graduate, Pedagogy Class, Otis, 9 Jan 2014

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Art Academy Pedagogy, Otis College of Art & Design, January 9, 2014

Brank – Mid-term Critique for Graduate Public Practice 3rd Semesterm, Otis, 27 March 2014

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I also did this performance during my term-end crit on December 12, 2013

Donning & Dismissal of the Conqueror’s Coiffure: Oshun – Torrance Art Museum, 12 Oct,2014

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Donning and Dismissal of the Conqueror’s Coiffure by Lili Bernard, performed here Torrance Art Museum, Mas Attack Exhibition, October 12, 2013

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Donning and Dismissal of the Conqueror’s Coiffure by Lili Bernard, performed here Torrance Art Museum, Mas Attack Exhibition, October 12, 2013

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Donning and Dismissal of the Conqueror’s Coiffure by Lili Bernard, performed here Torrance Art Museum, Mas Attack Exhibition, October 12, 2013

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Donning and Dismissal of the Conqueror’s Coiffure by Lili Bernard, performed here Torrance Art Museum, Mas Attack Exhibition, October 12, 2013

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Donning and Dismissal of the Conqueror’s Coiffure by Lili Bernard, performed here Torrance Art Museum, Mas Attack Exhibition, October 12, 2013

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Donning and Dismissal of the Conqueror’s Coiffure by Lili Bernard, performed here Torrance Art Museum, Mas Attack Exhibition, October 12, 2013

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Donning and Dismissal of the Conqueror’s Coiffure by Lili Bernard, performed here Torrance Art Museum, Mas Attack Exhibition, October 12, 2013

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Donning and Dismissal of the Conqueror’s Coiffure by Lili Bernard, performed here Torrance Art Museum, Mas Attack Exhibition, October 12, 2013

Donning & Dismissal of the Conqueror’s Coiffure: Oshun – Ave 50 Studio, 7, July 2013

Audience member (Raksha Parekh), wearing a burlap smock, mops the floor, portraying Babalu Ayé.

Avenue 50 Studio, Los Angeles, CA, Donning and Dismissal of the Conqueror’s Coiffure by Lili Bernard for Seven Beauties Exhibition, 7 July 2013, PHOTO Kim Abeles

Volunteers fan me and dry my hair to reveal my natural Afro, per Elegua's delight.

Avenue 50 Studio, Los Angeles, CA, Donning and Dismissal of the Conqueror’s , PHOTO Kim Abe

Orishas Through the Crossroads and the Gate – California African American Museum, July 2013

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Orishas Through the Crossroads and the Gate, California African American Museum, Los Angeles, June 15, 2013

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Orishas Through the Crossroads and the Gate, California African American Museum, Los Angeles, June 15, 2013

Che Chango – Visual and Performing Arts High School #9, Los Angeles, CA, April 2011

Visual and Performing Arts High School #9, Los Angeles, CA,  April 2011, Che Chango by Lili Bernard

Visual and Performing Arts High School #9, Los Angeles, CA, April 2011, Che Chango by Lili Bernard

Visual and Performing Arts High School #9, Los Angeles, CA,  April 2011, Che Chango by Lili Bernard

Visual and Performing Arts High School #9, Los Angeles, CA, April 2011, Che Chango by Lili Bernard

Visual and Performing Arts High School #9, Los Angeles, CA,  April 2011, Che Chango by Lili Bernard

Visual and Performing Arts High School #9, Los Angeles, CA, April 2012, Che Chango by Lili Bernard

Visual and Performing Arts High School #9, Los Angeles, CA,  April 2011, Che Chango by Lili Bernard

Visual and Performing Arts High School #9, Los Angeles, CA, April 2011, Che Chango by Lili Bernard

Che Chango – 17th Annual Cuban Music Festival, Echo Park, Los Angeles, CA, May 2010

2010 Cuban Music Festival, Echo Park, Los Angeles, CA

2010 Cuban Music Festival, Echo Park, Los Angeles, CA, May 2010

2010 Cuban Music Festival, Echo Park, Los Angeles, CA

2010 Cuban Music Festival, Echo Park, Los Angeles, CA, May 2010

2010 Cuban Music Festival, Echo Park, Los Angeles, CA

2010 Cuban Music Festival, Echo Park, Los Angeles, CA, May 2010

2010 Cuban Music Festival, Echo Park, Los Angeles, CA

2010 Cuban Music Festival, Echo Park, Los Angeles, CA, May 2010

2010 Cuban Music Festival, Echo Park, Los Angeles, CA

2010 Cuban Music Festival, Echo Park, Los Angeles, CA, May 2010

2010 Cuban Music Festival, Echo Park, Los Angeles, CA

2010 Cuban Music Festival, Echo Park, Los Angeles, CA, May 2010

2010 Cuban Music Festival, Echo Park, Los Angeles, CA

2010 Cuban Music Festival, Echo Park, Los Angeles, CA, May 2010

2010 Cuban Music Festival, Echo Park, Los Angeles, CA

2010 Cuban Music Festival, Echo Park, Los Angeles, CA, May 2010

2010 Cuban Music Festival, Echo Park, Los Angeles, CA

2010 Cuban Music Festival, Echo Park, Los Angeles, CA, May 2010

Ceiba de Cuba – Brown University, Arts in the One World (AOW) Conference, March 2010

Brown University, 2010 Arts in the One World Conference

Brown University, 2010 Arts in the One World Conference, March 2010

Brown University, 2010 Arts in the One World Conference

Brown University, 2010 Arts in the One World Conference, with Eric Ehn, March 2010

Ceiba de Cuba – Central Library,Glendale Cultural Affairs Dep, 2010 Man’s Inhumanity to Man

Ceiba de Cuba – Lili Bernard Art Studio, Chinatown, Los Angeles. CA, Sep 2009

Caribbean Heritage Organization & Lili Bernard Art Studio, June 2009, Song of Che Chango by Lili Bernard

Caribbean Heritage Organization & Lili Bernard Art Studio, June 2009, Song of Che Chango by Lili Bernard

Caribbean Heritage Organization & Lili Bernard Art Studio, June 2009, Song of Che Chango by Lili Bernard

Caribbean Heritage Organization & Lili Bernard Art Studio, June 2009, Song of Che Chango by Lili Bernard

Caribbean Heritage Organization & Lili Bernard Art Studio, June 2009, Song of Che Chango by Lili Bernard

Caribbean Heritage Organization & Lili Bernard Art Studio, June 2009, Song of Che Chango by Lili Bernard

Caribbean Heritage Organization & Lili Bernard Art Studio, June 2009, Song of Che Chango by Lili Bernard

Caribbean Heritage Organization & Lili Bernard Art Studio, June 2009, Song of Che Chango by Lili Bernard

Caribbean Heritage Organization & Lili Bernard Art Studio, June 2009, Song of Che Chango by Lili Bernard

Caribbean Heritage Organization & Lili Bernard Art Studio, June 2009, Song of Che Chango by Lili Bernard

Caribbean Heritage Organization & Lili Bernard Art Studio, June 2009, Song of Che Chango by Lili Bernard

Caribbean Heritage Organization & Lili Bernard Art Studio, June 2009, Song of Che Chango by Lili Bernard

Caribbean Heritage Organization & Lili Bernard Art Studio, June 2009, Song of Che Chango by Lili Bernard

Caribbean Heritage Organization & Lili Bernard Art Studio, June 2009, Song of Che Chango by Lili Bernard

Caribbean Heritage Organization & Lili Bernard Art Studio, June 2009, Song of Che Chango by Lili Bernard

Caribbean Heritage Organization & Lili Bernard Art Studio, June 2009, Song of Che Chango by Lili Bernard

Caribbean Heritage Organization & Lili Bernard Art Studio, June 2009, Song of Che Chango by Lili Bernard

Caribbean Heritage Organization & Lili Bernard Art Studio, June 2009, Song of Che Chango by Lili Bernard

Caribbean Heritage Organization & Lili Bernard Art Studio, June 2009, Song of Che Chango by Lili Bernard

Caribbean Heritage Organization & Lili Bernard Art Studio, June 2009, Song of Che Chango by Lili Bernard

Caribbean Heritage Organization & Lili Bernard Art Studio, June 2009, Song of Che Chango by Lili Bernard

Caribbean Heritage Organization & Lili Bernard Art Studio, June 2009, Song of Che Chango by Lili Bernard

Caribbean Heritage Organization & Lili Bernard Art Studio, June 2009, Song of Che Chango by Lili Bernard

Caribbean Heritage Organization & Lili Bernard Art Studio, June 2009, Song of Che Chango by Lili Bernard

California Institute of the Arts, 2009 Arts in the One World Conference, Valencia, CA

California Institute of the Arts, 2009 Arts in the One World Conference, Valencia, CA

California Institute of the Arts, 2009 Arts in the One World Conference, Valencia, CA

California Institute of the Arts, 2009 Arts in the One World Conference, Valencia, CA

California Institute of the Arts, 2009 Arts in the One World Conference, Valencia, CA

California Institute of the Arts, 2009 Arts in the One World Conference, Valencia, CA

Lili Bernard Art Studio, Feb 2009, Chinatown, Los Angeles, CA

Lili Bernard Art Studio, Feb 2009, Chinatown, Los Angeles, CA