California Arts Council

State of California

ArtWorks! Story: LA Commons
The heart of African-American culture in Los Angeles


Published: 06-09-2011

The contrast between Leimert Park's cultural assets and its economic struggles has drawn LA Commons to the neighborhood as a long-term partner in its community-based arts programs. Since 2004, LA Commons has developed public art projects with local artists and youth and produced workshops and events to bring visitors to the area.  SEE STORY.




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