SBLA is committed to investing in District 10’s migrant-run neighborhoods and businesses by…

cultivating inter-communal collaborations, creations, conversations, and networks in the LA region and más allá

highlighting art practices that already form part of the landscape and come from varying backgrounds, knowledges, experiences, and identities 

unsettling the bounds of “experimental” art. todo es experimento. everything is an experiment

hosting & fostering artists at different stages of their career 

centering QTBIPOC (Queer, Trans, Black, Indigenous, People of Color) artmakers 

working with allies who support the centering of QTBIPOC artists 

providing resources and funding for artmaking opportunities 

organizing residencies, communal roundtables, commissions, community outreach, and performances

enriching the landscape by collaborating with residents to form events, thoughts, and ideas that aim for taking care of the community

Show Box LA (SBLA) is a non-profit organization led by Alfonso Cervera, Rosa Rodriguez-Frazier, Irvin Manuel Gonzalez, and Patricia “Patty” Huerta. Show Box LA was originally created by Meg Wolf for the purpose to foster and highlight artist in the LA region. 

Performance Experiments in Los Ángeles