Impact Hub LA, Renters’ Day Rally

From downtown los angeles: This is the City, a podcast focusing on the politics, art and culture of Los Angeles.

This week we meet Ani Okkasian managing director at Impact Hub LA a co-working space for startups and freelancers who operate with a social focus. Also we join the rally for Renters’ Day LA to meet the folks advocating for more action from city government on the rising cost of housing

Artist Annika Connor, Luke Klipp of Greater LA

This week we meet artist Annika Connor who will be at General Assembly DTLA for a creative talk about art, entrepreneurship and the digital age

Also we’ll chat with Luke Klipp founder of Greater LA an organizing arm to battle the Neighborhood Integrity Initiative being proposed for the November ballot.


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Episode 39: Artist Annika Connor, Luke Klipp of Greater LA


Annika Connor is a Brooklyn based artist, publisher and advocate for the art community. Her recent work Point Suite, a curated collection of contemporary art in that classic coffee table format. Annika will be holding a free creative talk at General Assembly in Downtown LA.


You can register for the FREE talk here or if you can’t attend you can get your copy of Point Suite online


Luke Klipp is the founder of Greater LA a organizing arm opposed to the Neighborhood Integrity Initiative  put forth by the Coalition to Preserve LA.