The exhibition is an immersive, multi-media installation created by Surreal Box Cinema, an artistic duo formed by Lynn Rossi (photographer/set designer) and Nichelle Evans (set designer/conceptual ar…0 Comments 0 Promotions
So What! The Artistry of Miles Davis March 12-June 4, 2016 Opening Reception: Saturday, March 12, 3:00-6:00pm So What! Featuring live opening concert on Saturday 3/12 from 3:30-5:30pm by Project…1 Comment 1 Promotion
The Jazz Workshop: Every Sat. 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm ~ Current new Coordinator, Billy McCoy "lucky to have him" - Maestro, Charles Owens Daylight Savings Time, Spring into THE NEW RENAISSANCE WORLD ST…47 Comments 1 Promotion
This exhibition features selected mediums and approaches that artists have used to depict the human form. From life-like resemblance to more abstract gestures, the complexities of the human face and…0 Comments 0 Promotions
SoCal Connected calls Leimert Park Beat "an excellent blog that chronicles the happenings in and around Leimert Park Village." Tavis Smiley - History of the Blog in 2009 and tour of Leimert Park Village New York Times - South Los Angeles says yes to no more fast food in 2008
KCRW: Warren Olney's Which Way, LA - County supervisor race goes uncovered by the media
LAist - Neighborhood Project in 2007
Curbed LA - West Adams on the down low in 2007
LA Observed - WeAd is the black WeHo in 2007
LA Observed - Winds knock down the sycamore trees on 42nd in 2006
Stories about Leimert Park
NPR: Leimert Park's Struggle with Identity in 2006
Washington Post - Tour of Leimert Park in 2006
Los Angeles Times - Tour of Leimert Park in 2005
LA City Beat - Tour of Leimert Park in 2005
NY Times - Soul Central from 1993
Stuff to Check Out
Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza Farmers Market - 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. EVERY Saturday
Babe and Ricky's Inn
Najite and Olokun Prophecy
Vocalist Dwight Trible Los Angeles Jazz LA Jazz Society
Eso Won Books
Leimert Park Movie
Leimert Park Book Fair
You can find out by calling air command: 213-485-2600.
That's a number at the Los Angeles Police Department where they will tell you why theres a chopper circling your neighborhood. Thanks LAist!
The LAPD has the largest municipal airborne law enforcement operation in the world with 17 helicopters and one twin engine plane.
You can also ask them to fly higher over South LA…Continue
With construction of the Crenshaw/LAX Line nearly half complete, Metro held a community celebration on Saturday in Leimert Park. The 8.5-mile light rail is funded largely by Measure R and is scheduled for completion in 2019.
Here’s the news release from Metro:
Elected officials and Metro…Continue
"Sweet" Chuck "Bari" Johnson - Interplay ~
"Performed, some1 plz report back & Comment below." Thx, - …Continue
The "thrust rack" that will assist Harriet with her initial burrow into the soil.
The back end of the trailing gear.
The launch of the Crenshaw/LAX Line’s tunnel boring machine (TBM) Harriet is now weeks away. The first pieces of the massive tunneling machine were lowered into the excavation site at Expo/Crenshaw in late February.
Since then, work crews have been busy piecing together the machine’s trailing gear as well as…Continue