The New Social Order

Reserve your place in The New Social Order. You’ll cut the line and gain access to luxury accommodations, superb and unstuffy service, as well as coveted nightlife and restaurant exclusives.

I consider myself a...

(Check all that apply)

or

A Century of Mid-Century

New monograph features exclusive images of the design deity that is Los Angeles by the late-great architecture photographer Julius Shulman

Seven decades of love for L.A. is evident in “Julius Shulman Los Angeles: The Birth of a Modern Metropolis” by Sam Lubell and Douglas Woods. Rife with both his usual suspects-the midcentury modern masterpieces of Richard Neutra and Charles Eames-as well as iconic landmarks like Watts Tower and Grauman’s Chinese Theatre-the Rizzoli picture book in stores next week also acts as a guide through the growth of Los Angeles and its environs. Neighborhoods like Echo Park, side-towns like Century City and road-trip destinations such as Palm Springs also get visual shout-outs. It’s an architectural “Chinatown.” Those who hate L.A.-though they’ve never given it more than the superficial look and snub-may become converts after marveling at each edifice given its due within the 240 black-and-white and color pages. Shulman lived to be 98. We wish some of his architectural subjects had such stamina.

Avaliable for purchase on Amazon.

Archives