Featured in LA Downtowner: "Painting Outside the Lines"

Written by: Alix Fournier  |  Photographed by: Samantha Romero It’s easy to sound hyperbolic when explaining a place like Inner-City Arts. There’s a specialness that pervades all aspects of the organization. Instantly, the bright white and thoroughly modern exterior reigns gorgeously amongst the neighboring Industrial Revolution architecture. What once housed a car repair garage, has […]

MUST WATCH: "We've Got Moves"

 A Stop Motion Rotoscope Animation by Commonwealth Elementary 5th Grade Students at Inner-City Arts with Teaching Artists Joannza Lo and Ivan Lopez A class of fifth graders utilized over 1,000 still frames to create this animated video. The animation–a collaborative effort–was produced by printing sliced footage of students dancing. Together, the classroom hand-painted and illustrated 30 […]

DreamWorks Animation Donates $250,000 to Animation Academy at Inner-City Arts

Los Angeles-based arts education provider, Inner-City Arts, announced Monday The DreamWorks Animation Charitable Foundation has donated a grant in the amount of $250,000 over five years in continued support of theDreamWorks Animation Academy at Inner-City Arts. Inner-City Arts provides instruction in digital media, film-making and graphic design to Los Angeles area students… Read more at Below the […]