Can you love a neighborhood and still see the rough edges? Student producer Lewa can and she helps us see it too with her photographs of Leimert Plaza Park.
The World Stage has captivated and inspired artists, musicians and poets for 25 years. On this day it also captivated a young woman with a camera.
What does the art in your neighborhood look like? Student producer Joy chose to answer that question for Leimert Park, and took a close look at the art along Degnan Boulevard.
It was time for the students to re-frame their thinking and explore how they can translate their ideas into the visual language of photography and video.
Students explored, conducted interviews, and took photos of the places and people that capture the many layers of Elysian Valley.
Field work provides the Youth Voices student producers with an opportunity to practice the technical and creative ideas they have been exploring in the media workshops.