Seafood has been a large part of David LeFevre's life, beginning with childhood summers in Virginia to his repertoire as a chef at Charlie Trotter's in Chicago and Water Grill in downtown L.A. It was such that when he opened Manhattan Beach Post he noticed there was a very definite expectation for i ... More >>
"The San Andreas is not Los Angeles' only fault," cracked architectural historian Thomas Hines at the kickoff to Pacific Standard Time Presents: Modern Architecture in L.A.. Hines didn't really mean it -- he was quoting a joke that people from, say, San Francisco might make -- but the quip hit just ... More >>
Courtesy of Materials & ApplicationsA view of the front yard: Food Pyramid (2010), by Didier Hess.
Great architecture is everywhere in Los Angeles, even if you have to drive along the mostly unscenic 405 and past the run-down auto body stores in order to get there. Most Angelenos have a few t ... More >>
Ice Cube on his way to the Eames House in Pacic PalisadesSee also:
*Ice Cube and Charles and Ray Eames: Gangsters Making the World Go Round
*Ice Cube Talks Art, Boyz n the Hood, and Why He Makes Comedies
G's often age awkwardly. The cop killer became a TV lawman. The guy who cribbed his nam ... More >>
Courtesy of Los Angeles Modern AuctionsRichard Neutra's VDL House in Silver Lake, photographed by Julius Shulman in 1966. A print of this image, and some of the furniture photographed, are up for auction this weekend. Life in sepia remains unavailable.In the material world, the past is never ... More >>
Ice Cube in the Pacific Standard Time promotional video about the Eameses
Today was a good day for Ice Cube -- he kicked it in the Eames House.
In a promotional video for Pacific Standard Time released yesterday, Cube discusses the work of husband-and-wife designers Charles and Ray Eames, an ... More >>