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Californigreenication

Today marks the launch of West Coast Green, the three-day home show dedicated to sustainable home design and construction.

The Storefront Moves Out West

Everyone’s favorite avant-garde gallery, SoHo’s Storefront for Art and Architecture, brought out the LA crowds for their first-ever Pop Up Storefront. Setting up on a neon-lit stretch of Sunset Blvd (between an old motel and a strip joint), Storefront showed a set of photographs by Frédéric Chaubin that captured the beautiful architectural monsters of a cloistered Communist era. Dubbed “Cosmic…

Fritz Strikes Again

Last weekend in the concrete courtyard outside MOCA’s Pacific Design Center outpost in West Hollywood, there was nary a blade of grass in sight. It was the perfect setting to celebrate the release of architect and provacateur Fritz Haeg’s new book, Edible Estates:Attack on the Front Lawn, documenting his efforts to get us to rethink the traditional front lawn. What…