Long-time Los Angeles-based arts advocate and administrator Leticia Rhi Buckley has been selected as Chief Executive Officer of LA Plaza de Cultura y Artes in downtown Los Angeles, succeeding retiring CEO John Echeveste. Buckley assumes the position at the Los Angeles County museum and cultural center on April 4, beginning
Building on its effort to help advance the arts in Eastern Los Angeles County, the LA Plaza de Cultura y Artes (LA Plaza)-Eastside Arts Initiative (EAI) today announced a total of $150,000 in grants awarded to local artists and arts organizations in support of community arts programming. EAI grants ranging from $5,000 to $25,000 were awarded to five artists and seven arts organizations.
LA Plaza de Cultura y Artes presents Patriotism in Conflict: Fighting for Country and Comunidad, a retrospective exhibition marking fifty-one years since the National Chicano Moratorium in East Los Angeles, where more than 30,000 participants marched to protest the Vietnam War. This exhibition recounts the momentum and critical events that led to
After a 16-month pause due to COVID-19 pandemic restrictions, LA Plaza de Cultura y Artes resumes its public programming, just in time as the downtown Los Angeles museum and cultural center celebrates its 10-year anniversary. Since its founding in 2011, LA Plaza has presented the best of Los Angeles Latinx
The LA Plaza de Cultura y Artes (LA Plaza) Eastside Arts Initiative (EAI) announces that it will continue its ARTIST RELIEF FUND. The fund totals $100,000 this cycle for artist emergency relief and creative project relief grants to support individual artists serving or residing in Eastern and South Eastern Los