For more than a dozen years, Grand View Fine Art Studios (GVFAS), previously Kraft Gallery, has been a low-profile hot bed of Mar Vista creativity. Founded in the late 1990's, the 8,000 square-foot complex houses 27 private studios occupied by visual artists who paint, sculpt, do collage and assemblage in a…Continue
Added by Open Neighborhoods on May 18, 2011 at 2:00pm — No Comments
Venice Blvd. merchants have long complained that shortages of parking spaces and unfriendly parking meter policies have discouraged visits to Mar Vista's "Venice Town Center" near Venice and Grand View Blvds.
The Los Angeles Department of Transportation has recently responded by replacing the outdated parking meters with new solar-powered parking…Continue
Added by Open Neighborhoods on May 2, 2011 at 1:30pm — No Comments
Hundreds of residents from across Southern California visited Mar Vista on Saturday for a community-wide Green Garden Showcase featuring more than 80 local gardens demonstrating various aspects of sustainability. The tour highlighted many homes featuring solar panels – and new data was released by Open Neighborhoods announcing Mar Vista’s…Continue
Added by Open Neighborhoods on May 2, 2011 at 12:30pm — No Comments