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Boom (2011) 1 (4): 26–30.
Published: 01 November 2011
...Louis Warren; Spring Warren Ricardo Dominguez, Professor of New Media , Performance Art, and a Principal Investigator at CALIT2 at the University of California, San Diego, specializes in electronic civil disobedience as an art form. In January, 2010, he was placed under university investigation for...
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Boom (2016) 6 (3): 84–88.
Published: 01 September 2016
... during the course had both varied and unexpected interpretations as ten students majoring in art practice, art history, architecture, and performance studies each selected a dimension of mobility they wished to identify on field trips to LA. One goal of these field trips, or research studios, was to get...
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Boom (2016) 6 (3): 80–83.
Published: 01 September 2016
..., cognitive science, art, public health, and performance studies, bringing students together from each field. We now are bringing the installation back to the streets of San Leandro with the support of a National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) Our Town grant for a project called San Leandro Lights. Transferring...
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Boom (2013) 3 (2): 34–51.
Published: 01 July 2013
... analyzing the influence of Latin music and Mexican culture on his creations. Tracing the black-brown connections in his Alta California art demonstrates an often-overlooked aspect of Wilson’s musical legacy: the fact that he wrote, arranged, recorded, and performed Latin-tinged tunes, especially several...
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Boom (2016) 6 (4): 1–3.
Published: 01 December 2016
... is still not) easy to do, trying to blend reflective journalism and beautiful art with serious refereed academic scholarship. We believe California still warrants this, and perhaps now as much as ever. Over the last six years, we had some fantastic issues: on water innovation and scarcity; on...
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Boom (2016) 6 (3): iii.
Published: 01 September 2016
.... student at University of California, Los Angeles. She is studying Chicano art in solidarity with international struggles. M A R I C E L A B E C E R R A is a Ph.D. student in the department of Spanish and Portuguese at University of California, Los Angeles. Her research focuses on the post-memories of the...
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Boom (2016) 6 (3): 25–31.
Published: 01 September 2016
... history1 with gleaming art deco construction. It is the terminus of a city upon which it seemed almost anyone could project their own minor utopia. Sure enough, in 1938, a bigger, better Chinatown was built about a mile away under the guidance of community leader Peter Soo Hoo and with the help of...
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Boom (2016) 6 (3): 32–39.
Published: 01 September 2016
..., mourning for the students has taken the form of what we call “anti-memorialization,” where traditional forms of memorialization are upended through informality, ephemerality, art, and the digital in order to politicize and bring attention to an injustice. While informal memorials have existed as long or...
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Boom (2016) 6 (3): 50–57.
Published: 01 September 2016
... hall Romare Bearden civic conflict Berkeley Art Museum D’Army Bailey Ira Simmons African-American experience Berkeley The City and its People by Romare Bearden. © Romare Bearden Foundation/Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY. lauren kroiz Relocating Romare Bearden s Berkeley Capturing Berkeley s...
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Boom (2016) 6 (3): 68–79.
Published: 01 September 2016
... ribbon to the kinetic sculptures. Change was expected. The art was more performance than object, more personal than material. Theatrical andmusical performance also happened at the Bulb. The topography includes many natural stages that actors found inspiring. In 2006, the theater group We Players...
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Boom (2016) 6 (3): v–vi.
Published: 01 September 2016
... University of California Berkeley and Los Angeles. While the LA School was critical, situated in social science, urban planning, and geography, another movement has emerged as more speculative, generative, and future-oriented. It brings urban planning, art, architecture, and the humanities to bear on...
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Boom (2016) 6 (3): 89–93.
Published: 01 September 2016
...? Can creatively implemented literary justice embedded into the cultural practices of an urban space such as Boyle Heights foster spatial justice? La Caja Ma´gica is the heart of the project. Inspired by art projects such as The Dumpling Express (by the Berlin archi- tecture office, Something Fantastic...
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Boom (2016) 6 (3): 12–17.
Published: 01 September 2016
... history, area studies (e.g., Asian Languages and Culture, Latin American Studies), film studies, literature, performance studies, art practice, anthro- pology, ethnomusicology, architecture, landscape architec- ture, and planning. Using the rubric urban humanities we have taken global cities of the...
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Boom (2016) 6 (3): 4–11.
Published: 01 September 2016
... have introduced a way of thinking that stands some chance of breaking free from the hermeneutics of suspicion. Not surprisingly, much urban humanities work has drawn on the creative disciplines art practice, new media, theatre and performance, etc. But there is an additional reason why the disciplines...
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Boom (2016) 6 (2): 1–3.
Published: 01 June 2016
... first performance group in the nation made up of pri- marily homeless people. Over the course of more than thirty years, the LAPD has used theater and the arts to draw attention to a constellation of challenges that vex Skid Row and its thousands of inhabitants: displacement and gentrification, drug...
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Boom (2016) 6 (2): 88–93.
Published: 01 June 2016
... catherine gudis The Other LAPD Homeless and formerly incarcerated people making art in LA s Skid Row Based in Los Angeles s Skid Row and comprised largely of the area s formerlyhomeless, the Los Angeles Poverty Department creates performances from thewritings, stories, and experiences of its participants...
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Boom (2016) 6 (2): 104–110.
Published: 01 June 2016
... to its name in 2004, professes to believe in therapeutic restora- tion and reintegration. Most prisoners will get out one day and, hopefully, will be able to contribute meaningfully to society. At Folsom, Greystone Chapel is a place where music, art, leadership development, repentance, penance, hope...
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Boom (2016) 6 (1): 12–23.
Published: 01 March 2016
... observer to active participant were storming the visual and performance arts, at the same time as broader efforts were underway to open up more participatory civic processes. Today, the Halprins approach stands as a historical example, perhaps an inspiration, for ways to experience, decode, and then re...
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Boom (2016) 6 (1): 70–75.
Published: 01 March 2016
... the University of California 2016 Los Angeles Los Angeles River Bowtie Parcel Clockshop California State Parks urban art Amigos de los Rios Madrid Middle School billboards LA Open Acres LA2050 Farm LA Free Lots Los Angeles Community Health Councils urban farming farming CicLAvia...
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Boom (2016) 6 (1): 58–64.
Published: 01 March 2016
...Colin Marshall The author tells of how he once loved the Case Study houses, commissioned from several modern architects by Arts & Architecture magazine in the years after World War II with the goal of developing a new style of housing in southern California, and why he eventually came to see...