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Lauren Kroiz In 1972, the black artist and writer Romare Bearden traveled from his home in New York to spend […]
Rafael Tiffany Susan Moffat The water pouring readily out of our private faucets is a modern production that belies the […]
Maricela Becerra Lucy Seena K. Lin Gus Wendel Tragedy does strange things to our conception of proximity. Sometimes we can […]
Dana Cuff Jennifer Wolch The flow of the Los Angeles River, ever-precarious and never navigable, attracted settlement along its shifting […]
URBAN HUMANITY Read the latest from Boom California, Volume 6, Number 3, Fall 2016. All articles from this issue are free […]
by Catherine Gudis Homeless and formerly incarcerated people making art in LA’s Skid Row From Boom Summer 2016, Vol 6, No 2 Based […]
In beautiful Fresno, by Aris Janigian.
Photographs by Noé Montes.
by Geoff Nicholson.
Remembering Lawrence and Anna Halprin, by Anthea M. Hartig.