Across the street from my loft in the Arts District of Downtown Los Angeles, there used to be an undeveloped field bounded by East Third Street, Santa Fe Avenue, and Traction Avenue. Taken on June 3, 2017, this photo documents the beginning of the construction...

I moved into my loft on 3rd Street in the Arts District of Downtown Los Angeles during the fall of 1998 (previously, I had shared a loft with my now-ex-husband on Traction Avenue). This loft was my home for about 20 years. In this photo,...