Art meets mass transit: Destination Crenshaw

Proposed makeover of the iconic Crenshaw Wall, including art restoration, wall stabilization, and the installation of aparklet, including signage, shade structures, and landscaping. Photo rendering courtesy of Perkins + Will

A rail line connecting LAX to the rest of the metro system goes right through Crenshaw at the street level, and it’s supposed to debut in a year. South LA is building a massive outdoor art project -- called Destination Crenshaw to welcome travelers. It celebrates African American culture, but could speed up gentrification.

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