THE ARTERY is a community driven production studio for independent artists; providing a facilitative work space to nurture casual and ambition projects. In anatomy, the artery pumps freshly oxygenated blood throughout the tissues--providing vitality and life. Art has a similar function in the multicellular network of our society. The concept was inspired by our location on the map and the fact that The Brewery Artist Colony is the largest live/work artist compound in the world. It is located beside the 5, 10, 2, 101 and 110 freeways; considerably the main artery to the city of Los Angeles.