The first installment in a new series exploring the names of L.A. streets takes a look at the converted alley considered by some to be the heart of Mexican L.A.
Elliott Barkan's photographs of Los Angeles murals portray the growing self-identity of Chicano culture since the late 1960s.
Professor and Exhibitions Director at Azusa Pacific University offers his top street art-related stories for 2012.
As the first Hispanic woman in the world to fly into space, her influence can be felt far beyond the galaxies.
Growing up in Pacoima, Trejo seemed poised for a career in boxing.
Famously depicted as Dr. Gonzo in Hunter S. Thompson's "Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas," he was a lawyer, activist and writer who played an important role in the Chicano Movement i