Avishay Artsy

Avishay Artsy

Producer, DnA: Design and Architecture

KCRW Staff/Producer

KCRW news producer and producer of DnA: Design and Architecture

Avishay Artsy on KCRW

In December, we brought you a story about XOTX-Tropico Nursery, an exotic plant store in West Hollywood.

Resistance wasn’t futile: XOTX-Tropico Nursery returns

In December, we brought you a story about XOTX-Tropico Nursery, an exotic plant store in West Hollywood.

from Greater LA

Celebrate Mid-Century design and more in Palm Springs; explore Frieze LA on the back lot of Paramount Studios; and visit several other art fairs and related events across town;…

5 design things to do: Feb 13 - 19

Celebrate Mid-Century design and more in Palm Springs; explore Frieze LA on the back lot of Paramount Studios; and visit several other art fairs and related events across town;…

from Design and Architecture

The movie “Parasite” is favored for many Oscars, including production design.

Architecture in Parasite; Movie villain homes

The movie “Parasite” is favored for many Oscars, including production design.

from Design and Architecture

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Gaylord Wilshire was a land speculator, billboard tycoon, failed politician and inventor.

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The people getting COVID-19 vaccines tend to be whiter and more affluent. That’s why the city of LA deploys 10 mobile vaccination teams to some of the hardest-hit neighborhoods.

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Scott Rudin is long known to be a bully in the industry, but after “The Hollywood Reporter” published on-the-record allegations, the prolific producer stepped back from his upcoming…

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