Yuval Bar-Zemer is a long time developer and property owner in the Art District. His company Linear City is responsible for many of the major development projects in the Arts District including the Biscuit Co. Lofts, Toy Lofts, and 7th & Bridge. He has also fostered numerous world class businesses and restaurants including Church & State, Bestia, Pour Haus and Daily Dose just to name a few. Yuval is a community activist advocating and lobbying for neighborhood improvements and beatification with a strong emphasis on public parks and transportation. He is a Board member at the Friends of the Los Angeles River (FOLAR), an Advisory Board member of HUB LA headquartered in the Arts District, a Member of the 6th Street Viaduct Design Advisory and Aesthetic committee (DAAC), and a Board member of LARABA. He is also an accomplished musician and urban gardener.