Marissa Gluck
Marissa Gluck

Marissa Gluck is a writer, speaker, and consultant covering the marketing and media industries. Marissa became interested in Los Angeles' architecture as she was completing her master's thesis for the London School of Economics and USC. Thus began a love affair with L.A.'s buildings, sushi and sun. In her spare time, Marissa writes about L.A. real estate, architecture and urban planning for the L.A. Times, the Atlantic Cities, and LAmag, volunteers as a docent for the Schindler House in West Hollywood, and chases after late night taco trucks. Follow her at @marissagluck.

Recent Articles
Iñigo Manglano-Ovalle Brings 500 Gallons of Water to Los Angeles
Iñigo Manglano-Ovalle Brings 500 Gallons of Water to Los Angeles
Iñigo Manglano-Ovalle has been addressing water in his work for nearly two decades. At his upcoming exhibition "Well 35°58'16" N 106°5'21" W," the artist has transported nearly 500 gallons of water from the Santa Clara Pueblo in New Mexico into a gallery.
The Poster Art of Sister Mary Corita Kent
The Poster Art of Sister Mary Corita Kent
A Catholic nun with the order of the Sisters of the Immaculate Heart of Mary, Corita Kent championed the art of printmaking. Exhibit "Someday is Now: The Art of Corita Kent" showcases her career as an artist and educator.
Southern California's Interconnected Art Ecosystem
Southern California's Interconnected Art Ecosystem
With an economic output of $93 million in 2013, L.A. and Orange County's galleries are punching far above their weight when it comes to their economic impact.
Alma Allen's Subtractive Practice
Alma Allen's Subtractive Practice
The first major solo exhibition for Alma Allen features the self-taught sculptor's large-scale biomorphic sculptures, which were recently featured in the 2014 Whitney Biennial.
Frederick Fisher: L.A.'s Maverick Architect
Frederick Fisher: L.A.'s Maverick Architect
Frederick Fisher takes a practical approach to architecture, a restraint that belies his early years working alongside Frank Gehry's expanding architectural vocabulary and flourishing fame.
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Architecture/ Design

California becomes an international export by redefining the concept of city and home.

icon, Community Arts discipline

Community Arts

Through workshops, education and placed based projects, art is the connective tissue of a community.

icon, Cultural Politics discipline

Cultural Politics

Funding bubbles, cultural deserts and the politics of access to the arts in the 21st century.

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Film & Media Arts

At the shadow of the entertainment industry, video artists and underground filmmakers take a stand.

icon, Literature discipline


Noir, sunshine and dystopia create a multi-ethnic narrative that is read, watched and admired around the globe.

icon, Multi-Disciplinary discipline


Multi-hyphenate works that combine disciplines, remix dogmas, and reinvent the wheel.

icon, Music discipline


A dialogue between cultures, the music of our state serves up the California dream like no other artform.

icon, Performance discipline


Staging the drama of California through dance, music and theater.

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Visual Arts

Breaking away from the European and New York vanguard, California reinvents the art world.

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