Arroyo Seco

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Millard Canyon: A Glimpse of the Arroyo Past

Millard Canyon: A Glimpse of the Arroyo Past

Millard Canyon offers a glimpse of the Arroyo Seco as the Hahamog'nas - and later the artists - may have seen.
Tierra De La Culebra

Tierra De La Culebra

After the 1992 civil uprising in L.A., artist Tricia Ward was given an opportunity to initiate a community arts workshop in Highland Park designed to engage local youth in the deve ...
The Audubon Center

The Audubon Center

At the turn of the last century, Highland Park was distinguished by its unique natural beauty and winding Arroyo Seco. After WWII, as urbanization increased and the Arroyo was chan ...
Reimagining The Arroyo Seco

Reimagining The Arroyo Seco

In a dense city lacking in public space, the Arroyo Seco and the Los Angeles River open up the possibility for the creation of a unique "central park" that could knit together comm ...
The Arroyo Seco Parkway

The Arroyo Seco Parkway

Just as the Highline in New York City was re-purposed as a city park once it had outlived its usefulness, infrastructure such as the Arroyo Seco Parkway could potentially be re-ima ...
Property Rights

Property Rights

Thanks to the lingering aftereffects of the New Deal and the post-WWII boom, development in Los Angeles was in full swing in the 1960s. A tidal wave of development would begin to r ...