The LA Forum invites you to a special office tour and book signing with Thom Mayne Saturday, December 9th 1 pm – 4 pm Thom Mayne will be signing copies of Fresh Morphosis (Rizzoli, 2005)from 1pm – 3pm. A special Morphosis […]

Los Angeles arguably has only two parks of the Beaux-Arts / Olmsted tradition – large, cultivated gardens in urban settings, home to iconic cultural institutions: Hancock Park and Exposition Park. However, both parks are significantly smaller than similar parks nationwide. […]

Doctors Bury Their Mistakes Some Notes on Hospitals Nowhere is our pact with the technological devil more clear than in hospitals. They represent our enslavement to a technology that promises survival, on both a personal and a professional level, but […]

This column will endeavor to report not only interesting projects due to be constructed around town, but also to spot trends that raise questions about the development in Los Angeles. Downtown continues to boom with more than 7 million square […]