Shared stories


Homeboy Histories

By Dr. Ysamur Flores Pena

I am teaching a class at Otis College of Art and Design about the history, impact, and identity of Boyle Heights. The idea is to connect artists and designers to help the community through their art.

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I Left My Heart In Boyle Heights

By Betsy Kalin

When I moved to L.A. from the East Coast, I was floored by how much it defied every stereotype. There were so many neighborhoods and corners to explore, so much diversity, and an abundance of fantastic food experiences, but it wasn’t until I came to know Boyle Heights that I felt like I finally found […]

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