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Architects guide to Los Angeles

Webb, Michael

Architects guide to Los Angeles

by Webb, Michael

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Published by Understanding Business in San Francisco, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Architecture -- California -- Los Angeles,
  • Buildings -- California -- Los Angeles,
  • Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Buildings, structures, etc

  • Edition Notes

    Cover title.

    StatementMichael Webb.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22473067M
    OCLC/WorldCa31860225

      Getty Museum: You’ll enjoy a beautiful view of Los Angeles at the Getty Museum, located in mountains above Sherman Oaks. The limestone architecture, designed by Richard Meier, can be enjoyed on a beautiful sunny day, and you can have a nice picnic on their grounds. Head inside for an eclectic collection of art, like the Iris by Van Gogh. Peter Reyner Banham, FRIBA (2 March – 19 March ) was an English architectural critic and writer best known for his theoretical treatise Theory and Design in the First Machine Age () and for his book Los Angeles: The Architecture of Four Ecologies. In the latter he categorized the Los Angeles experience into four ecological models (Surfurbia, Foothills, The Plains of Id, and.

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