Grey James has Mondays and Tuesdays off from his part-time job at a wine warehouse a few blocks away, but this is where his real work begins. An artist living in Glendale, Grey paints on large pieces of canvas, so having space to create is a necessity.
For the first time, the ACE/121 Art Gallery, Abril Books, Roslin Art Gallery, Gaucho’s Village and the Gay and Lesbian Armenian Society have organized a series of LGBTQ-themed events, including art shows and a speaker series.
Artists are being priced out of the neighborhood they built—but the city can help. With the city’s housing crisis intensifying, the Arts District is in danger of losing many of the artists who transformed the neighborhood into the destination it is today.
Univision (Channel 34) covers the Whittier & Downey SE groundbreaking ceremony.
Shintara Ordonez and her two children moved to the new Zinnia apartments about two months ago, and she said the change has helped her to feel more peaceful while having more money to spend on her son and daughter.
Meta Housing Corp. is approaching the finish line at a two-building affordable housing complex in the Harbor Gateway. The project, which rises from a long-vacant lot at the crossing of El Segundo Boulevard and the Harbor Freeway, features a pair of four-story buildings that will offer 160 units for low-income families and the formerly homeless.
The early winter drought has been good news for local builders and the sounds of saws, drills and hammers are competing with winter songbirds across Gilroy, as several long-awaited housing developments are under construction.
Meta Housing Corp. has broken ground on a new affordable housing development in Carson, intended to cater to artists. The project, called the Carson Arts Colony, will consist of a three-story building at 21205 Main Street, featuring 46 apartments catering to artists and their families.
More affordable housing units for artsy Angelenos are headed to Carson. Meta Housing Corp., a West Los Angeles-based firm, began construction this week on an affordable housing project that is intended for artists, Urbanize reported. The project is named the Carson Arts Colony, and it was designed by Y&M Architects.
Following the debut of the 72-unit Zinnia, an affordable community in Signal Hill, Calif., Meta Housing Corp. has kicked off construction of Whittier & Downey SE, a 71-unit affordable housing community in East Los Angeles.