BOOKS

CauseConnect offers art book publishing services ranging from underwriting to marketing, editing to art direction, to distribution and sales. “Inside/Out: Downtown Los Angeles” was a project of the Library Foundation of Los Angeles with Angel City Press that was financed by funding secured by Melissa Richardson Banks. “Papel Chicano: Works on Paper from the Collection of Cheech Marin” was a project of Mesa Contemporary Art Museum with La Mano Press that was financed by funding secured by CauseConnect with writing and editing by Melissa Richardson Banks. Subsequent books — “Chicanitas: Little Paintings from the Cheech Marin Collection,” MUSE-ings: Snapshots of the Arts District,” “Papel Chicano Dos: Works on Paper from the Collection of Cheech Marin” and “Los Tejanos: Chicano Art from the Cheech Marin Collection” — were published entirely by CauseConnect and designed by Eva Crawford (with the exception of MUSE-ings, which was designed by Christy Addis-Gutierrez) with writing and editing by Melissa Richardson Banks.