Multihyphenate Life: Bringing the Whole Self to Artistic Practice

In June 2015, the Center for Cultural Innovation (CCI) awarded $100,000 in grants to eight Los Angeles-based creative businesses, from a pool of 90 applicants, through its Creative Economic Development Fund (CEDF). Among the grantees, GEO’s Emporium was awarded $12,500. As described in the first post on Los Angeles, the Center for Cultural Innovation (CCI)… Read more »

Challenging The Boundaries of Arts Funding

              In June 2015, the Center for Cultural Innovation (CCI) awarded $100,000 in grants to eight Los Angeles-based creative businesses, from a pool of 90 applicants, through its Creative Economic Development Fund (CEDF). Among the grantees, Public Matters, LLC was awarded $12,500. Public Matters’ work in Hi Fi fits… Read more »

A “Triple Bottom Line” for Arts & Culture

The City of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs (DCA) generates and supports high quality arts and cultural experiences for Los Angeles’s 4 million residents and 40 million annual visitors. DCA advances the social and economic impact of the arts and ensures access to diverse and enriching cultural activities through: grantmaking, marketing, development, public art,… Read more »