Chairman, Friends of the Los Angeles River
Architect and chairman of the advocacy group Friends of the Los Angeles River
One of LA’s landmarks is the Sixth Street Bridge, an 80-year old viaduct connecting Boyle Heights to downtown with a 3500 feet span.
Sep. 18, 2012from Design and Architecture
The Sixth Street Viaduct, connecting Los Angeles's downtown to the neighborhood of Boyle Heights, is a historic structure designed eighty years ago by Merrill Butler of LA’s Bureau of…
Apr. 17, 2012from Design and Architecture
Matt Holzman, host of KCRW’s “The Document," has put together a list of his favorite documentaries from the year.
Dec. 9from Arts & Culture Stories
The title of writer/director Noah Baumbach’s new film, ‘Marriage Story’ both summarizes its intent and then goes beyond into a genre particular to its creator (who also made ‘The Squid…
Dec. 5from The Treatment
KCRW invites you to an advance screening of A Hidden Life from Fox Searchlight.
Dec. 4from Arts & Culture Stories
This week: discuss how to maintain biodiversity in the post-anthropocene, shop for artisanal goods and hot vintage clothing; see artists response to the big question "why?"; check out…
Dec. 9from Design and Architecture
Michael Silverblatt, host of KCRW’s “Bookworm,” has put together his favorite books of the year (in no particular order).
Dec. 5from Arts & Culture Stories
We are more than just the sum of our genes - the environment in which those genes work can have a large impact on our physical and mental health.
Dec. 1from Second Opinion
It’s been two years since the Thomas Fire erupted in Ventura County.
Dec. 4from KCRW Features
Several nations have played a role in the WikiLeaks publisher’s demise as corporate media stands idly by.
Dec. 6from Scheer Intelligence
In past growth spurts in L.A., most new development sprung up on virgin land. No longer. 21st century Los Angeles is built out.
Dec. 11from Arts & Culture Stories