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This is not about race, but it is - thinking about white gentrification in "Black Beverly Hills"

Essay Los Angeles ・ July 9, 2018

Recently I got to know a little bit about a neighborhood in LA called View Park, which later I discovered is called "Black Beverly Hills" - as opposed to its dominantly white counterpart. Frank Ocean's... Keep Reading →

Hip-Hop architecture

Essay Los Angeles ・ July 1, 2018

Several days ago I got to know a brand new theory (at least for me) that is called "Hip-Hop Architecture" by participating an event hosted by MOCA - The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles. It featured... Keep Reading →

Things to do and read for urbanists @Los Angeles

Intro Los Angeles ・ June 26, 2018

1. Downtown Los Angeles's Art Walk 2. A public program that lets people to build a community parklet easily: People St program 3. A 10-year economic development and revitalization initiative to get an... Keep Reading →