Arts for LA Thanks Olga Garay-English as She Departs DCA Today

Arts for LA Thanks Olga Garay-English as She Departs DCA Today

Fri, 01/03/2014 - 11:38am

Photo: Olga Garay-EnglishArts for LA thanks Olga Garay-English for her unwavering service to the Los Angeles’s arts and culture sector and congratulates her as she takes the next step in her career. Today is Ms. Garay-English’s last day as the executive director of the Department of Cultural Affairs.

Olga Garay-English Announces Departure from LA Department of Cultural Affairs

Olga Garay-English Announces Departure from LA Department of Cultural Affairs

Mon, 11/04/2013 - 2:27pm

Photo: Olga Garay-EnglishOlga Garay-English announced today she will be stepping down from her post as executive director of the City of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs effective January 4, 2014.  Arts for LA thanks Ms. Garay-English for her unwavering service to the city’s arts and culture sector and congratulates her as she takes the next step in her career.

New Grants Fuel Creative Placemaking in LA, Santa Monica

New Grants Fuel Creative Placemaking in LA, Santa Monica

Mon, 07/22/2013 - 11:11am

Photo: Arts DistrictTwo communities in LA County received significant awards from the National Endowment for the Art’s “Our Town” grant intiative.

California Arts Council Listens to LA County Arts Leaders

California Arts Council Listens to LA County Arts Leaders

Wed, 05/01/2013 - 12:06pm

Photo: microphoneThe California Arts Council welcomed guests from throughout Los Angeles County to a special “listening session” focused on helping the state art agency craft a strategic plan to guide its growth and development.

ArtsDay 2013 Draws Nearly 500 People to City Hall

ArtsDay 2013 Draws Nearly 500 People to City Hall

Wed, 04/24/2013 (All day)
Advocacy Team (if applicable): 

PHoto: Arts Day T-shirtArtsDay 2013 drew a massive crowd of arts advocates to City Hall on April 17 to celebrate Los Angeles's legacy of fostering arts and culture and the city's national identity as America's "Creative Capital."

Eloise Klein Healy Named First Poet Laureate of Los Angeles

Eloise Klein Healy Named First Poet Laureate of Los Angeles

Fri, 12/07/2012 - 12:31pm

Photo: Healy event photoMayor Antonio Villaraigosa honored Los Angeles poet Eloise Klein Healy as the city's inaugural Poet Laureate at a ceremony at the Los Angeles Central Library this morning.

</