Nov 5, 2014

Meanwhile, back at the Psychic Temple…

I returned to the Psychic Temple for the first time in more than a month and construction is picking up pace. The sidewalk has been removed so that it can be rebuilt sturdier than it ever was. (Farewell, prism lights.) Partitions, walls, and electricity are being installed on the third floor. I understand the rafters […]

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Sep 17, 2014

#imprintpresents Jeff Hamada video now online

The #imprintpresents talk given by Jeff Hamada on July 18 has been posted in its entirety. In his blog, Jeff says, “Two years ago I set a goal for myself to say yes to public speaking events until I actually enjoyed doing them, and I’m excited to announce I may not ever speak publicly again; […]

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Sep 15, 2014

Conversations in Place 2014 at The Rancho Los Alamitos

Thanks to everyone who made the trip to The Rancho Los Alamitos yesterday to enjoy the latest installment of Conversations in Place 2014. In addition to our own Julia Huang sharing her experiences and insights as a transplant in terms of geography and culture who has not only made a home but an impact on […]

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Sep 12, 2014

Aaron De La Cruz at Camp Edison (Full Video)

You might recall our sharing Brandon Shigeta’s short capture of Aaron De La Cruz painting a mural at Camp Edison (interTrend’s temporary office while the Psychic Temple is completed). The entire video is now posted and ready for your viewing pleasure. Enjoy!

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Sep 9, 2014

Julia Huang at The Rancho Los Alamitos: The Past, The Future, and Place

  On Sunday, September 14 at 1:30, our own Julia Huang will be speaking at The Rancho Los Alamitos as part of its Conversations in Place series of talks and conversations. The theme is “Should Our Future Cling to the Past?” and Julia will be joined by professor of urban development, author, and Daily Beast […]

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Aug 26, 2014

#imprintpresents Jan Chipchase at the Downtown Independent

Thanks to Jan Chipchase for giving an enlightening and inspiring #imprintpresents talk this morning. In his presentation, the founder of Studio D Radiodurans described his process for gathering impossible-to-get information and gaining rare insight into some of the most insular communities around the world, ranging from the very rich to the very poor. He described […]

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Aug 25, 2014

Welcome to Camp Edison

The interTrend office has officially moved out of 555 Ocean and into Camp Edison. It’s telling that the pedestrians and drivers who cruise by the old workspace have no idea that anything has happened. Meanwhile, everyone on Broadway–from passers by to businesses–is already wondering where the buzz is coming from. And this is just the […]

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