Artists Provide Inspiring Display for USC Homelessness Summit

By Brenda Wiewel, Director, USC Initiative to Eliminate Homelessness Attendees at the USC Homelessness Summit were treated to an amazing display of artwork created by people who have experienced homelessness in their lives. The exhibition, titled “Community Creativity: Homelessness and Empowerment Through Art,” was sponsored by …

Urban Voices Choir Performs at Homelessness Summit

By Brenda Wiewel, Director, USC Initiative to Eliminate Homelessness Thought-provoking discussion was complemented by inspiring music at the USC Homelessness Summit. While the summit was packed with informative panels and motivating speakers, guests were also lucky enough to see a performance by the Urban Voices Choir. The …

An Art Colony Thrives On Skid Row

(Huffington Post, April 14, 2018) Most Los Angles residents think of Skid Row as a dark and disturbing place. This dynamic arts community wants to change that. LOS ANGELES ― David Allen smiles widely as he holds up a small blue photo album stuffed with drawings. …