Walk the length of Grand Avenue from Temple to 5th Street, and you’ll encounter one of the most vital arts hubs in the city. In this multi-part Times project, we take a tour of its past, present and future. https://lat.ms/2wbIIXn
Executive editor @NPearlstine writes about this Grand Avenue report, which features historical timelines, present-day assessments and photographs, bringing together a look at the place where the city of angels becomes the city of culture: https://lat.ms/2QhfbVt
At the report’s center is an essay by Eli Broad, of the Broad museum, the man who transformed Grand Avenue: https://lat.ms/2JzE8uu
Much of what we have come to associate with Grand Avenue and the surrounding neighborhood is relatively recent history. This timeline explores how it came to be: https://lat.ms/2wczr11
.@jessicagelt writes that, “The Grand Avenue arts corridor may be perched on a hill, but the organizations that have come to define it believe their turf extends across Southern California — and beyond.” https://lat.ms/2Qp23h7
Justin Davidson writes an appreciation of Disney Hall: https://lat.ms/2WZJdPO
Frank Gehry and others imagine a Grand Avenue that is a destination for everyone: https://lat.ms/2WbfUwP
And Sam Lubell asks: Can big names and big money make the Grand a great civic place? https://lat.ms/2WlVxwN
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