Ball-Nogues Studio, masters of “instant architecture,” have produced yet another one of their magnetic social gathering areas: the installation Table Cloth for the UCLA Herb Alpert…
Apr. 25, 2010from Design and Architecture
Decades before “sustainability” became fashionable, not to mention, essential, in the US, a German firm (note that Germany has long had stringent energy codes) was showing how to…
Apr. 14, 2010from Design and Architecture
A long anticipated dialog between two of LA’s most prestigious Architectural alma maters, UCLA and Sci Arch, will take place on Monday, April 12 at 6:30pm at the UCLA Auditorium…
Apr. 11, 2010from Design and Architecture
The entire KCRW family has been shaken up by Matt Holzman’s death. His talents spread so wide that each of us has personal memories of working or playing with him.
Apr. 14from Design and Architecture
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;…
Feb. 10from Design and Architecture
Japanese artist Tatsuo Miyajima’s digital installations are on view at the Santa Barbara Museum of Art. “I'm very interested in this life and death dynamic.
Feb. 21from 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
LA City Councilman Mitch O’Farrell talks about his plan to incentivize telecommuting after stay-at-home orders are lifted and other ideas for a greener, cleaner LA.
May. 7from Design and Architecture
The La Brea Tar Pits has a new design team that won’t uproot the mammoth family from its lake of tar.
Dec. 17from Design and Architecture
An artist collaborates with musicians to perform her sculptures; ceramic sculptures are made with radio antennas and air filters; and three brothers exhibit in their family’s former…
Feb. 4from Arts & Culture Stories
As hospitals, clinics and other community organizations face a shortage of masks during the COVID-19 outbreak, homebound sewers have stepped up to help, from DIY crafters to fashion…
Mar. 26from Design and Architecture
Two new projects are putting their own design or architectural twist on LA landmarks.
Jan. 28from Design and Architecture