Arts for LA Responds to LA's Proposed Budget for DCA

Arts for LA Responds to LA's Proposed Budget for DCA

Tue, 05/06/2014 - 2:51pm

DCA logoOn April 30, Arts for LA’s Executive Director Danielle Brazell issued a letter to the Honorable Mr. Paul Krekorian, chair of the Budget and Finance Committee of the Los Angeles City Council.  The full text of the letter follows.  Arts for LA will continue to monitor the city's budget process and update our advocates on its status whenever possible.

 

April 30, 2014

 

Leading Candidates Respond to Arts & Culture Surveys

Leading Candidates Respond to Arts & Culture Surveys

Thu, 02/07/2013 - 3:08pm

Photo: stack of paperArts for LA has published the results of its semiannual Arts & Culture Candidate Surveys for races in Los Angeles, Burbank, and Pasadena.

Spring 2013 Los Angeles City Council Candidate Surveys

 

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Each election cycle, Arts for LA invites candidates in elections throughout Los Angeles County to participate in our arts and culture candidate surveys. 

Los Angeles Seeks City’s First Poet Laureate

Los Angeles Seeks City’s First Poet Laureate

Mon, 08/27/2012 - 9:00am
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Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa announced last week the establishment of an official Poet Laureate program for the City of Los Angeles.

Mural Ordinance Workshop Invites Dialog Prior to Second Planning Commission Hearing

Mural Ordinance Workshop Invites Dialog Prior to Second Planning Commission Hearing

Wed, 08/08/2012 - 10:00am
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Seal of the City of Los AngelesIn the wake of the City of Los Angeles City Planning Commission's recent hearing on the proposed mural ordinance, Councilmember José Huizar invites you to share your thoughts, critiques, and concerns about the proposed legislation by attending a special workshop in Council District 14.

Nonprofit Arts: An Economic Engine for LA

Nonprofit Arts: An Economic Engine for LA

Thu, 07/19/2012 - 8:47am

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Last month, Americans for the Arts released the Arts & Economic Prosperity IV study, which shows Los Angeles’s nonprofit arts community supports 37,000 jobs and generates $1.38 billion of activity in the local economy.

LA Mural Ordinance Public Hearing, July 12

LA Mural Ordinance Public Hearing, July 12

Fri, 07/06/2012 (All day)
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The Planning Commission will hold a public hearing for the new City of Los Angeles mural ordinance on Thursday July 12 at City Hall Room 350 starting at 8:30 a.m.

Arts Day 2012

Arts Day 2012

Wed, 04/11/2012 (All day)
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Arts Day 2012

Arts for LA is pleased to present Arts Day 2012 in collaboration with the City of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs. The purpose of Arts Day 2012 is to foster dialogue among civic leaders who believe that a vibrant arts and cultural ecology is good for the social, civic and economic vibrancy of the City.

Redistricting Update: Final LAUSD Public Meeting 2/29, City Map Adopted

Redistricting Update: Final LAUSD Public Meeting 2/29, City Map Adopted

Fri, 02/24/2012 - 12:05am

LA Redistricting After four months of public hearings across Los Angeles, The City of Los Angeles Redistricting Commission has adopted the Adjusted Draft Map and will present their city redistricting plan to the Los Angeles City Council in March.  The city council will review the adopted map and vote on the redistric

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