Esperanza Community Housing
Piece by Piece partners with Esperanza Community Housing to fuel creative economy in our community through our gallery shop, located in the Mercado La Paloma in South Los Angeles. This space celebrates the talent and cultural diversity abundant in our community, providing opportunities for entrepreneurial success, community wellness and workforce development benefiting local residents. Individual artwork and Wares are for sale, as well as items from other social enterprises. We also have special exhibits on a regular basis, featuring artisans and holiday themes.
Support for the establishment of the Arte Mercado Gallery provided by CEDF
Department of Cultural Affairs, City of Los Angeles, and Center for Cultural Innovation's Creative Economic Development Fund Grant
Arte Mercado Partnership activities are supported in part by the National Endowment for the arts, a federal agency.