Welcome to
Promise Zone Arts
A multi-neighborhood
cultural asset mapping
and activation initiative
Illuminating
the rich tapestry of

cultures in Los Angeles

A Cultural Asset Mapping Initiative in the Los Angeles Promise Zone

 

Promise Zone Arts (PZA) is a cultural asset mapping and activation initiative administered by the City of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs (DCA) that gives Los Angeles Promise Zone residents a participatory platform to spotlight the artists, sites, cultural practices, and tradition bearers that they deem significant, illuminating the rich cultural tapestry that makes the Promise Zone communities thrive.

What is a Cultural Treasure?

Person:

Individuals who are culture bearers or experts in the practice of a cultural tradition

Groups:

Organizations that do work/conduct activities that are important to your culture or give you a sense of community

Events:

Events or activities where your culture is celebrated that are important to the community

Place:

Places that offer your favorite food, music, or other cultural items, or where important events take place

553

Total Number of Questionnaires Collected So Far

203

Total Number of Unique Cultural Treasures Nominated

11

Neighborhoods Represented in PZA

Submit your LA Promise Zone Cultural Treasure today.

 

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