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Boom (2016) 6 (3): 32–39.
Published: 01 September 2016
... by Boyle Heights-based arts organization Self Help Graphics and Art, was entitled 43: From Ayotzinapa to Ferguson. The exhibition anti-memorializes not just the forty-three students from Ayotzinapa, but victims of police brutality in the United States as well, linking the two social movements across...
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Boom (2011) 1 (4): 26–30.
Published: 01 November 2011
... misuse of research funds, a charge that could have resulted in his termination. At issue was the work of his research organizations, b.a.n.g. lab (for “bits, atoms, neurons, genes”) and his Electronic Disturbance Theater. Dominguez directed these organizations in creating the Transborder Immigrant Tool...
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Boom (2016) 6 (4): 16–27.
Published: 01 December 2016
... kickstarted mural production in the Mission were the Chicano civil rights movement and the multiple civil wars taking place in Latin America. In 1970, local artists active in the Chicano Movement founded La Galer ´a de la Raza, a nonprofit com- munity arts organization intended to foster public awareness and...
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Boom (2016) 6 (3): 1–3.
Published: 01 September 2016
... California after a ninety-year absence, and the campaign to keep Yosemite s bears wild, Pratt-Bergstrom celebrates a new paradigm for wildlife conservation: coexistence. Tune in to Radio Imagination with a musical tribute to Octavia E. Butler. The Los Angeles arts organization Clockshop has been...
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Boom (2016) 6 (3): 120–128.
Published: 01 September 2016
... existed for engaging in community projects. Each of the three partner organizations an arts organization (inSite/Casa Gallina), an architecture firm (Productora and their LIGA space), and a city government urban think tank (Laboratorio para la Ciudad) provided a different lens for interpreting the city...
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Boom (2016) 6 (3): iii.
Published: 01 September 2016
... the United States and Asia. She is currently organizing an arts festival at the Albany Bulb. J E A N N E T T E M U N D Y is a master s of architecture student at University of California, Los Angeles, from Los Angeles. G R E G N I E M E Y E R is an associate professor for New Media at University of...
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Boom (2016) 6 (3): 84–88.
Published: 01 September 2016
..., httpwww.ucpress.edu/journals.php?p¼reprints. DOI: 10.1525/boom.2016.6.3.84. 84 BOOMCA L I FORN I A . COM and is the country s largest event of its kind. These initia- tives are supported by multiple nonprofit organizations and bike co-ops such as the Bicycle Kitchen, Bikerowave, and the Los Angeles County Bicycle...
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Boom (2016) 6 (3): 110–119.
Published: 01 September 2016
.... Shannon Jackson: As an artist and designer, you have cre- ated award-winning landscape designs for many museums and cultural organizations (notably the de Young here in the Bay Area). How does this project compare to other museum projects? How does it compare to other landscape projects in the public...
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Boom (2016) 6 (3): 100–109.
Published: 01 September 2016
... aims to co-create with community organizations by combining scholarly, artistic, and activist practices with one another. These images provide glimpses from a near future that has begun to dismantle the barriers within and between Los Angeles and Mexico City, building bridges instead of walls. © 2016...
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Boom (2016) 6 (3): 68–79.
Published: 01 September 2016
... sculpture, San Francisco skyline behind. Photograph by Doug Donaldson. 74 BOOMCA L I FORN I A . COM rave-organizers and professional wedding photographers all used the Bulb. The Bulb was a charnel house of cities, where the skele- tons of urban destruction and regeneration were laid bare. It was also a...
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Boom (2016) 6 (3): 50–57.
Published: 01 September 2016
... capture the city s diversity, UCB s art museum was hosting an exhibition of Bearden s work. Organized by New York s Museum of Mod- ern Art, Romare Bearden: The Prevalence of Ritual focused on Bearden s early paintings (1940 1942) and his later collages (1964 1971), deliberately leaving aside the abstract...
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Boom (2016) 6 (3): 4–11.
Published: 01 September 2016
... geohumanities is instructive because it represents a transdisciplinary merger that origi- nated outside the humanities, from geography. The move- ment has its origins in a 2007 conference at the University of Virginia, organized by the Association of American Geo- graphers (AAG). At that time, the term...
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Boom (2016) 6 (3): 12–17.
Published: 01 September 2016
... new polycentric suburban logic in which the hinterland organized the center, against the bull s eye urban form forwarded by the Chicago School. Both of us played some small role in the LA School debates, when it was useful to consider the sprawling Southern Cali- fornia metropolis as paradigmatic.4...
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Boom (2016) 6 (3): 89–93.
Published: 01 September 2016
.... It also plays in a minimalistic way with the basic conditions needed to transform any space into a library. 90 BOOMCA L I FORN I A . COM In 2006, the Mexican artist Pablo Helguera organized an art project called The School of Pan-American Unrest. The project revived dying native languages and...
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Boom (2016) 6 (3): 58–67.
Published: 01 September 2016
...; studied problems of garbage collection; looked at issues involving gang rivalries and elderly winos. With Lovato s support, we got inside apartments typically studios for three to five people and analyzed how families organized their tiny spaces. We researched who owned the buildings, calculated their...
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Boom (2016) 6 (3): 40–49.
Published: 01 September 2016
... hydraulic control in the West, creating three- dimensional representations of this will to power that bundle together ancient and modern myth, art, and engineering. In California, these shrines to infrastructure closely follow precedents from western antiquity. In the southeast San Francisco Bay Area, for...
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Boom (2016) 6 (3): 94–99.
Published: 01 September 2016
... of bike commuters of necessity, for workers whose primary means of transportation is biking. From the Mexican governmental organization Labora- torio para la Ciudad, the construct of legible policy was adopted to create new urban imaginaries in which streets dominated by automobile traffic could...
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Boom (2016) 6 (2): 88–93.
Published: 01 June 2016
... Walker, and roomfuls of other participants, some from parolee reentry programs in the area. © 2016 by The Regents of the University of California 2016 Los Angeles Poverty Department Los Angeles Skid Row Arts organizations theater plays writing prison prison-to-skid-row pipeline...
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Boom (2016) 6 (2): 32–35.
Published: 01 June 2016
... were wait- ing for him on the outside. Chavez still has the portrait. He says he ended up earning the most credits he d ever gotten in any school. While he was still in detention, he came into contact with Barrios Unidos, a violence-prevention organization. A men- tor would come to the detention center...
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Boom (2016) 6 (2): 52–56.
Published: 01 June 2016
... classrooms presents organi- zational and safety challenges, but DRP is committed to organizing classes based upon a model that provides indi- vidualized, self-paced programs for each prisoner. Those who fail to meet the behavior standards are not allowed to attend classes. During incarceration, prisoners are...