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Northeast Los Angeles Placemaking Competition: Confluence Colonnade Parkway

Northeast Los Angeles Placemaking Competition: Confluence Colonnade Parkway

Placemaking Design Competition submission: By removing the later sections a piece of history will breath, revealing new vistas on the Arroyo Seco and Figueroa St. From the archways ...
Northeast Los Angeles Placemaking Competition: Chichén-Itzá

Northeast Los Angeles Placemaking Competition: Chichén-Itzá

Placemaking Design Competition submission: A project to convert a vacant lot in Cypress Park featuring local native plants and an interactive pyramid inspired by Chichén Itzá.
Northeast Los Angeles Placemaking Competition: Lita Albuquerque Art Installations

Northeast Los Angeles Placemaking Competition: Lita Albuquerque Art Installations

Placemaking Design Competition submission: LAND proposes a site-specific public art installation by Los Angeles-based artist Lita Albuquerque spread along the entirety of the NELA ...
Community Called Upon to Help Design L.A. River Veteran Tribute Park in Van Nuys

Community Called Upon to Help Design L.A. River Veteran Tribute Park in Van Nuys

The contrast between the natural river and man-made flood protection structure is a precious educational opportunity the Los Angeles Conservation Corps and DakeLuna Consulants is h ...
Students Inspiring Students

Students Inspiring Students

At the end of January we had the great opportunity to help the students of the Los Angeles River School prepare for the Placemaking Design Competition.
Community Interview: Dogs Are Changing the Glassell Park Community

Community Interview: Dogs Are Changing the Glassell Park Community

Joshelin Demetrio cares deeply for animals, and she would love to see a dog park in her community.