Cal Humanities

"Part of resilience is finding joy, finding beauty, finding love."

— George Takei, Actor, Author, Director, Activist

"Part of resilience is finding joy, finding beauty, finding love."

— George Takei, Actor, Author, Director, Activist

Michael Govan, Director, LACMA

“The thing about history is that it’s always changing. We’re always re-writing, reconsidering history.”

Govan is the current director of the Los Angeles County Museum of Art. Under his guidance LACMA has expanded its collection, and built permanent public installations, transferring a regional institution into a renowned cultural  experience. Prior to LACMA, Govan was was the President and Director of Dia Art Foundation.