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SPACES: LAVETA TERRACE

Laveta Terrace runs like a hairline fissure through the hilly tiers of Echo Park. Just a few blocks east of busy Echo Park Boulevard, the street hits Sunset Boulevard only as a small alleyway, continuing on the other side as a long pedestrian staircase. At the top of the staircase is a beautiful, palm-lined street […]

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PARIS, LA blog is about the magic accidents of life. It’s about artists, writers, photographers, musicians and designers that cross our mind, and our heart for a day, a season, a life! It refers to a vital substance that nourishes, and inspires our soul day by day. A sort of vivid shadow that gives birth twice a year to a print magazine named PARIS, LA.
—Dorothée Perret

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SOME OF MY FAULTS, FOR HAITI [EXCERPT]

“Bwa pin means pinewood in Kreyol. It’s sold in the market as little bundles of faggots.  I don’t know how bwa pin was used before the earthquake, maybe in the same way it is now, but now it is something people buy to burn in order to clear the air of foul smells, and foul […]

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OPEN TO GIVE, OPEN TO RECEIVE

Entering a new year, our friend and contributor Martin Krutski, who is currently based in India, shares a photographic portrait of the Capitol Complex located in Chandigarh, the dream city of India’s first Prime Minister, Sh. Jawahar Lal Nehru.   “Chandigarh was planned by the famous French architect Le Corbusier. Picturesquely located at the foothills […]