Pobladores Awards 2021: A Celebration Filled with History, Pride and Accomplishment

Celebration, pride and excitement were in the air at LA Plaza de Cultura y Artes’ Pobladores Awards 2021 Gala on Wednesday, September 29. It was in fact a double celebration: The commemoration of the 10th Anniversary of the institution and recognition its 25 founders as well as a coming-out for

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GRAMMY Award-nominated Entertainment on Tap for 10th Anniversary Pobladores Awards Gala

We are thrilled to announce the musical talent for our 10th Anniversary Pobladores Awards Gala: Grammy Award-nominated singer Lupita Infante and Mariachi Lindas Mexicanas! With an elegant and graceful style reminiscent of Mexico’s classic mariachi crooners, Lupita Infante brings a sensual and soothing vocal contrast to the bold sounds of regional

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LA Plaza de Cultura y Artes Announces Return to Normal Operations June 21

After a 16-month pause due to COVID-19 pandemic restrictions, LA Plaza de Cultura y Artes returns to normal operations, just in time as the downtown Los Angeles museum and cultural center celebrates its 10-year anniversary. The move to reopening is based on the recommendations issued by local, state, and federal

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LA Plaza de Cultura y Artes Announces Its Public Programming for 2021

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

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John Echeveste Announces Retirement as LA Plaza de Cultura y Artes CEO

John Echeveste, who has guided the transformation of LA Plaza de Cultura y Artes for the last six years, has announced plans to retire from the organization by end of the year. Echeveste informed the LA Plaza Board of Trustees of his plans recently and will stay on staff until

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