Design writer and curator
Design writer and curator based in Los Angeles, California
This year on DnA you heard about new developments at the LA River, the opening of The Broad and the Petersen Automotive Museum...
Dec. 22, 2015from Design and Architecture
An art project by Vincent Lamouroux whitewashes a hotel and it’s neighboring palm trees in Silver Lake.
Apr. 21, 2015from Design and Architecture
Ace Hotel hits downtown L.A., DnA’s Mallery Roberts Morgan reports.
Jan. 7, 2014from Design and Architecture
Learn how the avant-garde of the 1960s and '70s is as important as ever; celebrate the beautiful banks of Millard Sheets; have an out of body multimedia experience; check out what's…
Jan. 21from Design and Architecture
It’s A Wonderful Life is a Christmas eve staple.
Dec. 22from Design and Architecture
This week: enjoy the city with far fewer people and catch up on art by Lari Pittman and Max Hooper Schneider at the Hammer; the Pattern and Decoration movement at MOCA Grand; the…
Dec. 20from Design and Architecture
Watching a movie nowadays often involves Netflix, your couch, and snacks.
Oct. 25from KCRW Features
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
Remember Cross Colours? The LA-based urban streetwear line was a hit in the early 90s, with bright, bold designs and uplifting messages about unity.
Ray Kappe, creator of stunning homes and a highly original architecture school, has passed at age 92. DnA gives tribute to a well-lived life.
Nov. 26from Design and Architecture
When longtime Apple chief designer Jony Ive announced he was jumping ship, markets shook. How much is good design worth?
Jul. 2, 2019from Design and Architecture
Let’s play ball! There’s a $100 million renovation coming to Chavez Ravine.
Jul. 30, 2019from Design and Architecture