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Liberty Community Plaza

Veterans Garden, by Susan Narduli, is a communal space to gather, reflect and honor our nation’s veterans. A dedication wall includes bronze medallions, each bearing the seal of a U.S. military branch, along side the oath of enlistment. Included in the garden are ginkgo trees, roses, concrete benches and a path of basalt pavers engraved […]

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Rowland Heights Community Center

In the form of a three-dimensional figure 8, Figure by artist Barbara McCarren, is to be explored culturally, historically and scientifically. Referencing the symbol of infinity, the sculpture features typographical cutouts of characters, dates, coordinates, text and numbers of significance to Rowland Heights to connect the community’s past, present and future with limitless possibility and […]

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Hacienda Heights Community Center and Park

Circles of a Ripple by James Dinh, the crescent shaped earthwork for the Hacienda Heights Community Center, was inspired by the topography of Hacienda Heights. Created in the land art tradition, the large-scale artwork utilizes natural materials such as soil, rock and plants. Three curving concrete benches encircle three California Native Sycamores and incorporate 42 […]

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Norman S. Johnson Pool Temporary Art Installation

Bari Ziperstein’s Totems in Indigo was a site-specific temporary art installation for the lobby of the Norman S. Johnson Aquatic Center in Arcadia Park. Marking the entrance to the newly constructed facility, four abstractions of reincarnated totem poles included community made indigo dyed tote bags, and hand crafted ceramic animal heads inspired by the Chinese […]

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Metro Eastside Access Streetscape Artwork Designs

Preliminary streetscape artwork designs by Linda Arreola, Paul Botello, Joseph “Nuke” Montalvo, and LT Mustardseed were produced for community amenities as artists collaborated with the urban design team Cityworks Design to strengthen pedestrian/bicycle access, way finding and neighborhood identity for four Metro Gold Line Eastside stations and the surrounding neighborhoods. A project of Cityworks Design […]

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Lankershim Streetscape Enhancement Project

Ricardo Mendoza designed pedestrian streetscape amenities for Lankershim Boulevard, reinforcing the NoHo Arts District and its economic revitalization of the region. A project of the Community Redevelopment Agency of the City of Los Angeles, North Hollywood Redevelopment Project Area, East Valley Region North Hollywood, 2010

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Metro Orange Line Public Artworks

Public Artworks included terrazzo pavings, enamel panels, terrazzo benches, and landscape art installations. Additional design collaborations included station paint colors and materials, customer amenities, signage, and a construction banner. Artists: Renée Petropoulos, Jud Fine, Caryl Davis, Phung Huynh, Laura London, Daniel Marlos, Roxene Rockwell, Michele Martínez, John Roloff, John O’Brien, Jody Zellen, Sandow Birk, Pat […]

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