Foreign Ambassadors Travel to Los Angeles for Experience America Trip

United States Chief of Protocol Capricia Penavic Marshall will lead the Obama Administration’s latest Experience America trip to Los Angeles with members of the Diplomatic Corps and their spouses from February 28th – March 2nd, 2012. Nearly 50 ambassadors representing countries spanning five continents will spend three days learning about the history, economy, and people […]

Golden Globes Awards: Organizers Raise Awareness For Homeless, Arts, Anti-Bullying Charities

Before celebrities grab up their Golden Globes trophies Sunday, they’ll have the chance to learn about anti-bullying, homeless and arts charities. While organizers lay out the hottest, new products at the Golden Globes Gift Lounge and the Awards Gifting Suite, they’ll also tout their charities of choice, reports. Stars will learn about Gobble, Gobble Give, […]

Kate Middleton Champions Art Therapy

Why Kate Middleton chose to patronise The Art Room, an art therapy charity that helps children with emotional difficulties It is remarkable that, out of the four charitable patronages that The Duchess of Cambridge announced on the 5 January, two were dedicated to art. The National Portrait Gallery, of course, makes sense: it is a […]

Inner-City Arts UCLA Review

This past week, I had the privilege to interview one of directors of the non-profit arts organization Inner-City Arts. It is located in the heart of Skid Row. To date, it has been one of the most overwhelming and amazing experiences I’ve had as a UCLA student. As part of my class assignment, my group […]

Inner-City Arts Hosts "Summer on 7th" Fundraiser

It’s safe to say that without a robust education in the arts, many of our city’s best and brightest people would have never found success. Even beyond the movie stars, visual artists and musicians that call Los Angeles home, have proven that arts education improves literacy, spatial reasoning, and every other conceivable metric of early […]

A Royal Visit to Inner-City Arts

Mandalas, Tortoises and Children Captivate The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge During Their July 10th Visit to Inner-City Arts One hundred and twenty-five students from Frank del Olmo Elementary School received the royal treatment on Sunday, July 10, 2011, when they had the opportunity to make art at Inner-City Arts with The Duke and Duchess […]