The 30th annual Pan America Film + Arts Festival runs from April 19, 2022 through May 1, 2022. Postponed from its February engagement due to COVID-19, this year’s festival will take place in-person with live film screenings, panels, its world-famous ArtFest. If you would like more info about the film festival and the founders, visit our sister site or CLICK HERE for a direct link. 

PAFF ArtFest features over 100 established and emerging fine artists and quality craftspeople from all over the world. With an artistic aesthetic that is rooted in Africa and its Diaspora, featured artists present their creative works using oil on canvas, watercolor and pastels, acrylic paper, glass, ceramics, metal, cloth, plastic, wax, wire, leather, and stone. In addition to fine art and one-of-a-kind crafts, the ArtFest also features the best in designer and traditional fashions, jewelry, home decor, fashion accessories and so much more!

The talented artist Zebi will be participating in the ArtFest (which is free) and takes place at the Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza. The ArtFest kicks off on April 21, 2022, and runs through May 1, 2022 from 10am to 7pm. You can find Zebi next to the food court.


Remember the ArtFest is a free event – so be sure to enjoy both the films, and the arts; Admission for the film festival portion ranges from $50 up to $475 for a VIP all access pass; CLICK HERE to purchase tickets to the Film portion of the Festival;

What: Pan America Film + Arts Festival
Where: The Film festival portion: various venues (see website); ArtFest: Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza, 3650 MLK Jr. Blvd., LA, 90008
When: April 19 – May 1, 2022 – see website for schedule