OnRamp Arts was digital arts organization in central Los Angeles that produced new media projects in collaboration with local high schools, local youth and artists in their lab based in Echo Park. Read more about the organization's history and featured projects.


After closing it's digital arts lab, OnRamp designated its remaining funds to supporting funded project in collaboration with LA Trade Tech, under the direction of Marcel Oliva.

Tropical America
Tropical America fuses the new world of video games to a compelling past through a journey to unravel the mysteries of the Americas.

Mapping LA

Mapping LA worked to bring a unique and innovative service to the community to address complex issues; conscious mapping, system dynamics, implicit comprehension.

InterReActive: Space

Inter:ReActive Space portrays Los Angeles through 5 cross-cultural, interactive narratives that explore a shifting, layered experience of urban space.

The Digital Migrant
The Digital Migrant was funded as a video documentary about the stories of 3 Los Angeles’ families in local unions. Later produced as "The Dirt on the Road".

InterReactive Characters
An unusual 'crew' of characters that find their way as a superheroes, developed by high school students invoking the world that surrounds them.


Turning from the Millennium
Turning From the Millennium is an interactive documentary that portrays an urban past and present in Central Los Angeles, with guest Norman Klein.


Open Studio/LA
A six month program offered LA Angeles artists mobile workshops, intensive training, web hosting and a visiting artist lecture series. Produced w/ LA Freewaves & Visual Communications.


Slauson Collaged

High School students from Manual Arts High School created a series of photo-collage portraits of the South Central area neighboring Slauson Avenue.