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Yuval Sharon: L.A.'s Culture Brought and Kept Him Here

Yuval Sharon: L.A.'s Culture Brought and Kept Him Here

"It was the discovery of both an incredibly innovative and progressive cultural life, as well as a fantastically enthusiastic attitude to the arts, that first made me consider maki ...
Windward Avenue

Windward Avenue

What was once the traffic hub of Abbot Kinney's canal system, is now the central entrance to Venice beach with food, shopping and recreation nearby.
Gregory Ain Mar Vista Tract

Gregory Ain Mar Vista Tract

Modernist designer, Gregory Ain, created stylish, mid-century homes that were also cost-efficient in 1947. Now designated as a Historic Overlay Zone, the homes remain well-preserve ...
Ocean Front Walk

Ocean Front Walk

Working around development and design restraints to maintain the bohemian atmosphere of Venice, architects like Frank Gehry's famous "Norton House," feature innovative designs alon ...
Venice Canals

Venice Canals

Take a stroll through the romantic history of Venice canals, where gondolas once rowed to social clubs and amusements parks.
Eames Foundation

Eames Foundation

Visit the home of Venice's most famous couple who also happen to be significant contributors to film, toy design, architecture, and fine art.
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