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Promise Zone Arts Live

Date
January 13
Time
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

On January 13, PZA will host a community sharing event at Shatto Recreation Center with workshops, performances, food, and video highlights of the local Cultural Treasures who bring neighborhood vitality to the LA Promise Zone. This family event will feature performances, free food, and workshops by local cultural treasures who bring neighborhood vitality to the LA Promise Zone! JOIN US!

For the last year, the Promise Zone Arts team (made up of partners ACTA, LA Commons, LA Dept of Cultural Affairs and Spatial Analysis Lab @ USC), has been surveying the Central LA communities of Pico Union, MacArthur Park, Westlake, Rampart Village, El Salvador Corridor, Koreatown, Historic Filipinotown, and Little Bangladesh to identify and document its cultural assets.

Promise Zone Arts (PZA) is a two-year, multi-neighborhood cultural asset mapping and activation initiative administered by the City of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs (DCA) that will utilize cultural mapping strategies, ethnographic documentation, community gatherings, and free public events to identify and support the artists, cultural practitioners, tradition bearers, and sites that Los Angeles Promise Zone neighborhood residents deem significant. Promise Zone Arts seeks to illuminate the value of neighborhood cultural assets from the perspectives of residents, and make the cultural treasures they identify visible and recognized as essential in making our communities more sustainable and livable.

Location

Wilshire Shatto Center
3191 W 4th St
Los Angeles, CA 90020 United States
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