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Design and Architecture

Design and Architecture

Design and architecture shape our world. On DnA: Design and Architecture, host Frances Anderton talks to designer, users and critics about the latest in products, fashion, architecture and more, in Los Angeles and beyond.

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Host

Frances Anderton

Since 2002, Frances Anderton has hosted DnA: Design and Architecture, exploring pressing design issues with users, critics and design luminaries. She also assisted with producing KCRW's national and local current affairs shows, To the Point, and Which Way, LA?, hosted by Warren Olney.

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Produced by

Frances Anderton, Caroline Chamberlain

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 DnA Calendar

Catherine Opie
Through March 23: A show of new portraits and landscapes explores her roots in documentary photography as she utilizes techniques from traditional 17th century portraiture. Regen Projects, Culver City

Catherine Opie: In & Around L.A.
Through March 24: A second show featuring Catherine Opie's work highlights her photos of the houses, freeways, landscapes and shopkeepers of Los Angeles, in a sense creating a portrait of the city. WUHO, Hollywood

WESTWEEK
March 20 & 21: Two days of design events and talks at the PDC, opening tomorrow with Degen Pener of the Hollywood Reporter, in conversation with designer Bradley Bayou and filmmaker Nancy Meyers. Join Frances for a panel Thursday about “California Design and What Matters Now.” PDC, West Hollywood 

Iwan Baan: The Way We Live
Through April 6: The celebrated architectural photographer will feature images of homes, landscapes and cities, including his now-famous shot of a powerless Manhattan after Superstorm Sandy. Perry Rubenstein, Hollywood

M/MANIFESTATION
Through April 6: A show of graphic design work by the legendary Parisian duo Mathias Augustyniak and Michaël Amzalag, known as M/M. Art Center College of Design, Pasadena

Moments Measured
Through April 28: A new photography show how the medium is evocative of time and motion, like Robert Barnes' photo of a swarm of birds flying in a shape-shifting motion. LACMA, Miracle Mile

The Happy Show
Austrian-born graphic designer Stefan Sagmeister's exploration of “achieving happiness as a designer" through whimsical and quite witty projects. MOCA PDC, West Hollywood

Pacific Standard Time Presents: Modern Architecture in LA
April through July: The Getty presents a wide-ranging survey of the history and legacy of Modern architecture in Southern California through 11 exhibitions and ongoing programming at cultural institutions across the region. Various locations

Check these local organizations for more event listings: 

A+D Museum
AIGA
AIA
Big City Forum
CreativeMornings
de LaB
Esotouric
Farmlab
ForYourArt
LA Forum
LA Conservancy
SCI-Arc
UCLA

DnA calendar edited by Alissa Walker