LA's art oasis dances on its 20th birthday

The sounds of Salsa blasted near downtown Los Angeles’s Skid Row on Saturday evening, and the unlikely area was busy with valet drivers who attended to those who presented themselves at the Inner-City Arts 20th anniversary celebration. It so happens that in that humble part of downtown stands one of the best things the city […]

Inner-City Arts Receives Gold Medal Rudy Bruner Award

The Rudy Bruner award comes with a $50,000 prize that will go toward arts instruction programs for ICA students. In its citation, the selection committee commended the center for addressing homelessness and the challenges facing public schools. The committee also cited the positive impact of the ICA program on impoverished or transient children. Michael Maltzan’s […]