Public Matters, LLC

Los Angeles, CA

Creative strategies for civic engagement.

Public Matters is a Los Angeles-based, award-winning social enterprise. We design and implement long-term, place-based, socially engaged art, media, education, and civic engagement projects that advance social change. Our team—made up of artists, educators, media professionals, cultural planners and Fellows—works on projects across disciplinary boundaries to build social, creative, economic, and civic capital in communities.

Public Matters connects people to their neighborhoods; cultivates shared ownership of place; builds capacity to shape communities.