Why do we love First Fridays on Santa Fe Drive? Because they're really just artsy block parties, blessed with a communal sensibility that comes together monthly in a culture clash of diverse artist enclaves — highbrow, lowbrow, commercial and committed — and swirling humanity. To that end, two of the district's more grassroots venues — the ambitious Nine10Arts studio colony and gallery (910 Santa Fe) and that grizzled veteran, the Chicano Humanities and Arts Council (772 Santa Fe), offer compelling reasons for strolling... More >>>