SpaceFinderLA: Searchable Database of Creative Spaces

SpaceFinderLA: Searchable Database of Creative Spaces

Fri, 04/15/2011 (All day)

SpaceFinderLA.orgThe Los Angeles County Arts Commission and LA Stage Alliance have partnered with Fractured Atlas to create SpaceFinderLA, a free online resource for the creative community and general public.

Budget & Finance Special Meeting, 4/4

Budget & Finance Special Meeting, 4/4

Thu, 03/31/2011 (All day)
Advocacy Team (if applicable): 

LA City HallThe Los Angeles City Council Budget & Finance Committee will hold a special meeting at 6:30pm on Monday, April 4th, to discuss the City's financial status and any projected shortfalls for the coming year.  The meeting provides an opportunity for stakeholders to learn more about the City's fiscal projections, and to provide public testimony related to the proposed budget if desired.

Take the LA City Budget Challenge

Take the LA City Budget Challenge

Thu, 03/03/2011 (All day)
Advocacy Team (if applicable): 

LA City Budget ChallengeThe deadline for the Los Angeles Budget Survey, LABudgetChallenge.lacity.org, has been extended through March 4, 2011 to accommodate the many stakeholders who have not yet had a chance to voice their choice on which City Services to preserve and which will have to take on deeper cuts. 

"I Am," It Said: The Saving of Public Barnsdall

Marlan Warren guest-blogs for Arts for LA

 

 

Guest blogger Marlan Warren talks about her experiences with the Barnsdall Art Park campaign, and what the future might hold for the beloved cultural facilities.

 

 

 

 

Cultural Vitality Survey

Cultural Vitality Survey

Wed, 02/16/2011 (All day)

Creative CitiCreative Citieses International, an organization dedicated to examining and promoting the role of culture in urban planning, is creating a Vitality Index for 35 cities in the U.S., including Los Angeles.

Barnsdall Park Facilities Removed from RFP List

Barnsdall Park Facilities Removed from RFP List

Tue, 02/15/2011 (All day)
Advocacy Team (if applicable): 

Four Barnsdall Art Park fBarnsdall Art Parkacilities have been removed from the proposed public/private partnership list by the Los Angeles City Council.  The decision comes after nearly a year of discussions regarding the feasibility of transitioning 14 city-owned cultural centers to public/private partnerships.  Several facilities, including Watts Towers Art Center, have alrea

LA City Council Hearing on Barnsdall Removal from RFP

LA City Council Hearing on Barnsdall Removal from RFP

Wed, 02/09/2011 (All day)
Advocacy Team (if applicable): 

On Tuesday, February 15th, the LA City Council will hear the motion regarding the removal of the four Barnsdall Art Park facilities from the list of proposed city run facilities to be transitioned to public -private partnerships.

LA City's Cultural Facilities Meeting: Feb. 22, 2011

LA City's Cultural Facilities Meeting: Feb. 22, 2011

Fri, 02/04/2011 (All day)
Advocacy Team (if applicable): 

An update on the proposed transition of LA City's cultural art facilities transitioning to public-private partnerships will be discussed at the Tuesday, February 22nd meeting.

March 2011 LAUSD School Board Candidate Surveys

Arts for LAUSD School BoardLA has surveyed all candidates running for Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) in the March 8, 2011 election.  Click your school board district below to read the results.

2011 Los Angeles City Council Survey Responses

City of LAArts for LA has surveyed all candidates running for Los Angeles City Council on the March 8, 2011 election.  Click your district below to read the results.