Column: Lowrider bikes as activist tools: General Dogon’s rolling art works are part of Skid Row history

General Dogon’s practice of creating custom bikes as art pieces began with a shopping cart.

It was sometime in the vicinity of 2012 and the activist artist, an organizer for the Los Angeles Community Action Network (LA CAN), was trying to come up with a way to get attention as he canvassed the streets of downtown L.A. advocating for services on behalf of Skid Row residents and leading awareness campaigns about their legal rights.

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