Landmark Award 2016

4526 Wilshire Boulevard Built in 1923 H.H. Whiteley, Architect Tucked between two 1960’s modernist buildings lies a gem of a former era. The main residence at 4526 Wilshire Boulevard, was built in 1923 by H.H. Whitely a significant master architect and builder, for the family of W.I. Gilbert, a celebrity… Continue reading

Landmark Award 2016

OFF VINE: REMINDER OF HOLLYWOOD’S GLAMOUR IN A CRAFTSMAN BUNGALOW By Carol Henning A craftsman-style bungalow, built in 1908, hosts the restaurant called Off Vine at 6263 Leland Way. In its early days this bungalow was surrounded by fruit trees and located near a newly made country road called Vine,… Continue reading

Landmark Award 2016

  NEW LIFE FOR HOTEL NORMANDIE  BUILT 1926         605 S. NORMANDIE AVENUE WALKER & EISEN ARCHITECTS  2016 LANDMARK AWARD #111   By Laura Foti Cohen   The Hotel Normandie is having a moment. At age 90, she’s ready for her close-up, thanks to a lengthy and sensitive restoration by her… Continue reading