Articles tagged Los Angeles


Sunny scoops vs white fences

LOS ANGELES and BEIJING – Two retail spaces serve up sweet treats in different ways. LA’s Amazebowls and Beijing’s LePur are a study in contrasts.


Montalba embodies informal beauty for Raquel Allegra’s first ever boutique

LOS ANGELES – After becoming a steady fixture in the likes of Barneys, Liberty and Harvey Nichols, Raquel Allegra opens its first ever showroom and boutique in Los Angeles. 


Bureau Spectacular uses an unorthodox design approach for ready-to-wear brand Frankie

LOS ANGELES – Bureau Spectacular takes the Los Angeles Art District by storm with a multi-dimensional retail space for ready-to-wear brand Frankie. The design firm sets the scene with its abstract …


SCI-Arc students build a home with Habitat for Humanity LA

LOS ANGELES – In a fruitful collaboration, students from the architecture school SCI-Arc use their skills to help a local charity build innovative housing for a small price.


How to Water exhibition visitors confront the addictive nature of the World Wide Web

LOS ANGELES – Curated by Shelley Holcomb and Theo Triantafyllidis, How to Water is an exhibition that aligns the appeal and fluidity of the internet with its physical counterpart – delicious, …


The Petersen Automotive Museum undergoes a modern transformation

LOS ANGELES – A museum that celebrates the history of cars, is redesigned to have a dynamic exterior in Los Angeles.


Blackbirds introduces contemporary living in the LA hills

LOS ANGELES – An urban housing development that promotes a sense of community, nature and design for budding families.


MAD's Cloud Corridor proposal densifies LA's Museum Row

LOS ANGELES – Ma Yansong proposes residences which implant a philosophy of Shansui City, introducing a spiritual essence between nature and the people in the City of Angels.


The Line Hotel by Knibb Design

The Line Hotel, located in a mid-century building in Los Angeles’ Koreatown, is a hospitality destination with a collaborative philosophy – chefs, bartenders, creatives and designers have all …


Disruptive by Design by Moment Factory

On February 24, Montreal-based Moment Factory mounted an interactive product experience – launching Oakley’s Disruptive by Design campaign. The multimedia design firm (featured on Frameweb last …


Ace Hotel by Atelier Ace and Commune Design

Since opening in January, Ace Hotel Downtown Los Angeles — all 182 rooms, 16 suites, rooftop pool and bar, theatre, restaurant, and communal spaces —  has helped reinvigorate an under-loved, …

Interior Design

Theory by Nendo

Focusing on the fashion brand’s reputations for basics that are both ‘hip’ and functional, Nendo have added to the number of Theory stores it has designed with two new additions in Los …