Kevin Ferguson Producer/ Reporter, Off-Ramp

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Kevin Ferguson produces and reports for KPCC's Off-Ramp.

Born in Long Beach, California, Kevin graduated with a Bachelor's of Arts in Spanish. Before joining KPCC, Kevin worked for Marketplace and the District Weekly, a Long Beach magazine. He's also covered music, art and news for OC Weekly, LA Record, Arthur Magazine, and Riviera.

Stories by Kevin Ferguson

Meet LA's newest Smithsonian affiliate

Opened in 1981 at Exposition Park, the California African American Museum is one of the smallest museums in a place that's becoming a renewed epicenter for Los Angeles culture.

Hunting for public art with 'Pokémon Go'

Spoiler alert: We found a couple of rare Pokémon — and a lot of beautiful public art with no artist or title information provided.

3 non-basketball questions for new Lakers coach Luke Walton

Fresh from Oakland after the Golden State Warriors loss, Walton talks, briefly. Spoiler: None of the questions are about basketball. Also, one is about burritos.

Can a sound artist help save pedestrian lives in LA? LA DOT thinks so.

Sound artist Alan Nakagawa joined the LA Department of Transportation to create work that aims to help stop pedestrian deaths and cyclist deaths in intersections

There's a hidden museum of streetlights in downtown LA

Run by Los Angeles' Bureau of Street Lighting, it opens to the public for just 30 minutes, once a month.

Here's why you're seeing giant glowing rabbits in downtown LA

Like almost all esoteric Los Angeles phenomena, the answer is simple: art. Catch it now before they go away on June 11.

Birdwatching with Los Angeles noise band Xiu Xiu

The critically acclaimed band's latest record reinterprets the songs from David Lynch’s Twin Peaks. But when he isn’t touring, writing or recording, frontman Jamie Stewart grabs binoculars and goes birdwatching.

Places to check out along the new Expo Line extension

Do you have your TAP card ready to go? Don't be so quick to rush down to the beach — we have some suggestions for what you should stop and check out at all seven new stops.

Marcia Clark on what OJ Simpson trial would be like today

Clark led the prosecution team in the trial of O.J. Simpson in 1994. Now a published crime novelist, she talks about what would change if the trial were held today.

Orel Hershiser explains how he understands baseball

Orel Hershiser is a former Dodgers pitcher and former World Series MVP. Today, he's a commentator on Time Warner's SportsNet LA and a fixture at Dodgers home openers.

The Brendan Eder Ensemble makes chamber music for rock clubs

Brendan Eder is a drummer, composer and a Los Angeles native. Through his group, he makes instrumental music fronted by woodwinds, reeds, drums and more.

Jackie Robinson's former baseball team works to win again

Jackie Robinson's high school in Pasadena was once a destination for young athletes — before the team fell on hard times. With help from the Dodgers, they're turning that around.

Broad Museum will charge for some exhibits

Starting June 11, visitors will have to shell out $12 to see the museum’s first special exhibit, photographer Cindy Sherman’s "Imitation of Life."

What's up with the weird music at LA's Union Station?

It's called "Music for Train Stations" and it's presented in partnership with Metro and the electronic music collective Dublab.

Is downtown Los Angeles' Otium restaurant a disappointment?

The L.A. Times called it "L.A.’s most ambitious new restaurant." But in her review, L.A. Weekly restaurant critic Besha Rodell took issue with the its service, its prices, and — maybe worst of all — falafel.