Alex Ramirez

Hands and Feet of American Labor Words & Images © Alex Ramirez. The 2016 Presidential elections have stirred up a conversation about racial identity in the United States. In particular, the role of immigrants and the discussion of labor has rallied both supporters and critics,…

Daion Chesney

Blue Bird Words & Images © Daion Chesney. Set me free is what you wail through the day and into the night. Living that same old ritual you've come accustomed to. Living that same old ritual that you don't even know you do. You've busted…

Justin L. Stewart

America's Footprint Words & Images © Justin L. Stewart. The United States Army Corps of Engineers has long been involved with coastal development in the form of building marinas, creating breakwaters and more. They were the government agency tasked with handling the construction of dams…

Crystal Flores

Alfred, Jaime, Jason Words & Images © Crystal Flores. The mundane aspects of an artist's environment may often seem insignificant in reference to what is created within in it. What an artist chooses to surround themselves with is a major contribution to not only their…

Annette Cortez

Invisible Refuge Words & Images © Annette Cortez. A tent on the sidewalk. A suitcase full of clothes. A tarp sheltering someone or things from public view. These are some of the images we see daily, under a bridge or on the side of a busy…

Tara Edwards

Destinations Words & Images © Tara Edwards. No one knows Los Angeles quite as well as those who navigate the city via public transportation. Moving through neighborhoods by bus or train fosters understanding of the physical layout of the city as well as its social landscape, which…

Madison Grandy

Forgotten L.A. Words & Images © Madison Grandy. Los Angeles is a constant breeding ground for various cultures and personalities. However, what many don't realize or care to remember are the various grounds and structures that we built our iconic city upon. Landmarks and hidden…