Los Angeles Poverty Department (LAPD)

Founded in 1985, LAPD is made up of people who make art and live and work in Skid Row...

 

WALK THE TALK

Performance, visual art and community conversations. It's an epic history of Skid Row!...

 

Festival for All Skid Row Artists

LAPD's yearly arts festival at Gladys Park in Skid Row...

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LAPD’s New Project

LAPD’s New Exhibition

Zillionaires Against Humanity: Sabotaging the Skid Row Neighborhood Council

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EXHIBITION OPENING: FRIDAY March 9, 6-8pm Skid Row History Museum and Archive, 250 S. Broadway, Los Angeles, CA 90012. Friday March 9 through Friday June 30 Open: Thursday, Friday, Saturday, 2-5pm March 24 @ 3pm: CONVERSATION - Zillionaires against Humanity - Community voice and Public Safety Adrian Riskin, Professor of...

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Free Movie Nights at the Museum – every 1st and 3rd Friday of the month.

William Kunstler: Disturbing The Universe

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Free Movie Nights at the Museum | Friday, May 18, 2018 at 7pm: “William Kunstler: Disturbing The Universe” | directed by Emily and Sarah Kunstler | Running time: 1h 30m William Kunstler: Disturbing the Universe examines the life of this radical attorney from a surprising angle.  Kunstler’s two daughters from…

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Founded in 1985, Los Angeles Poverty Department is the first ongoing arts initiative in Skid Row.

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