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In Laguna Beach, Walking and Talking Art

In Laguna Beach, Walking and Talking Art

There is a cast of mind that sees the numinous in things and makes one a connoisseur of what's at hand.
Barnsdall Art Park: Lofty Ambition Amongst the Olive Leaves

Barnsdall Art Park: Lofty Ambition Amongst the Olive Leaves

Behind the Frank Lloyd Wright-designed Hollyhock House near Los Feliz lies a fascinating and complicated story, and at its center, a woman whose dreams were often dashed by bureauc ...
The Legacy of the Woman's Building and How it Lives On

The Legacy of the Woman's Building and How it Lives On

The Woman's Building stood in the elite pantheon of important L.A. literary spaces like the Watts Writers Workshop, Beyond Baroque, and the World Stage.
The House that Love (and Music) Built: The Hiner Home of Highland Park

The House that Love (and Music) Built: The Hiner Home of Highland Park

A cozy, enchanted cottage on a transitioning stretch of Figueroa Street in Highland Park has close connection to Sycamore Grove Park -- and to the famed composer John Phillip Sousa ...
Literary San Pedro and Long Beach

Literary San Pedro and Long Beach

This week L.A. Letters celebrates the contemporary community of writers in San Pedro and Long Beach, and also touches the respective areas storied literary history.
Drawing a Personal Map of the Los Angeles River

Drawing a Personal Map of the Los Angeles River

A memory map can help people capture the magic of a place as a psychological phenomenon that lives only in the minds of those who experience it.
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