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Professor Street Art Takes a Critical Look at Shepard Fairey

Professor Street Art Takes a Critical Look at Shepard Fairey

Fairey's use of a street aesthetic and language is not unlike the way Thomas Kinkade utilized the language of high art to sell prints, glorified posters, and reproductions of his p ...
Leimert Theater: Envisioning a Neighborhood Landmark

Leimert Theater: Envisioning a Neighborhood Landmark

The Vision Theater, located in Leimert Park, is one of the most overlooked of Los Angeles' classic theaters.
Plein Air Painters of the Arroyo Seco and Highland Park

Plein Air Painters of the Arroyo Seco and Highland Park

For many artists, the already plentiful and distinct Southern California sunlight was especially attractive around the Arroyo Seco in Highland Park, and the area attracted some of ...
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Leimert Park: A Couple's Mission to Make Arts Education Available to Everyone

Leimert Park: A Couple's Mission to Make Arts Education Available to Everyone

"We spoke to different people within the community about this issue and decided we would create a volunteer system that would allow people with different talents to bring that tale ...
Frogtown's Neighborhood Artwalk

Frogtown's Neighborhood Artwalk

Frogtown's Artwalk has a distinctly neighborhood feeling, as many of its galleries and performances operate out of resident garages, in resident driveways, or on street curbs.
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Keeping the Musical Spirit of Leimert Park Alive

Keeping the Musical Spirit of Leimert Park Alive

The spirit of Leimert Park was alive and well at the annual African Arts & Music Festival.