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LA Commons will host the second annual Found LA: Festival of Neighborhoods. This year’s theme “Discovering the Secret Heart of Los Angeles” invites participants to move beyond historic sites and surface structures to showcase the significance that lies rooted in storefronts, shops, and gathering places in their communities. Supporting local community leaders in sharing what ties them to their neighborhoods.
CHAT/ TOUR with MARY GARCIA on the NOHO ARTS DISTRICT
With the recent addition of Laemmle's NOHO 7, the North Hollywood Arts District had been solidified as world-class arts district. Being very accessible by Metro rail and bus lines NoHo is a leading by example in walk ability and diversity. This tour is your opportunity to chat with pioneer Mary Garcia who helped to cultivate this area into what it is now. Gain insider's access into the theaters, food and arts studios in the area.
Mary Garcia is Executive Director of the Noho Regional Arts District and
President of Midtown North Hollywood Neighborhood Council.
Meeting: Pit Fire Pizza, 5211 Lankershim Blvd, NoHo Arts District, CA 91601
Time: 10am- 12pm
Addtional Info: Maya Thomas: firstname.lastname@example.org
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L.A. Commons, a project of Community Partners, works in neighborhoods throughout Los Angeles, facilitating artistic processes, open to all, that result in highly visible public art projects that tell dynamic neighborhood stories. L.A. Commons builds community by validating the importance of local narratives, enhancing the sense of belonging felt by a broad range of stakeholders and encouraging stronger ties between the people and places of Los Angeles.
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