Public Space is the Happening Space in LA Design

Hosted by



  • Christopher Hawthorne - Chief Design Officer, Mayor's Office, City of Los Angeles; former architecture critic at the Los Angeles Times - @hawthorneLAT
  • Mia Lehrer - Founding principal of Mia Lehrer + Associates
  • Karen Ginsberg - Assistant Director of Community and Cultural Services for the City of Santa Monica
  • Frederick Fisher - Architect and Principal of Frederick Fisher and Partners
  • Benny Chan - Architectural photographer