Shirley Ramirez
Shirley Ramirez

Shirley Ramirez is a Community Liaison for Proyecto MercadoFRESCO. A resident of East L.A., she’s currently completing her sophomore year at East Los Angeles Community College, with plans on transferring and studying public health. She wants to study public health because she sees the impact that it could make for her community. She wants to stop seeing people, including those close to her, get diseases that are preventable.

Recent Articles
Market Makeover: Euclid Market Transformation
Market Makeover: Euclid Market Transformation
Euclid Market in Boyle Heights will have its grand reopening on Saturday, December 14.
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Architecture/ Design

California becomes an international export by redefining the concept of city and home.

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Community Arts

Through workshops, education and placed based projects, art is the connective tissue of a community.

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Cultural Politics

Funding bubbles, cultural deserts and the politics of access to the arts in the 21st century.

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Film & Media Arts

At the shadow of the entertainment industry, video artists and underground filmmakers take a stand.

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Literature

Noir, sunshine and dystopia create a multi-ethnic narrative that is read, watched and admired around the globe.

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Multi-Disciplinary

Multi-hyphenate works that combine disciplines, remix dogmas, and reinvent the wheel.

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Music

A dialogue between cultures, the music of our state serves up the California dream like no other artform.

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Performance

Staging the drama of California through dance, music and theater.

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Visual Arts

Breaking away from the European and New York vanguard, California reinvents the art world.


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