The L.A. River’s renewal plan has a starchitect on board. LACMA’s rebuilding plan may not be the best use of space (or money), argues one critic. And, another New York gallery pops up in Los Angeles. Plus: the Griffith Park Teahouse is taken down, a look at urban design and social justice, and the general awesomeness that is Angelyne. It’s good to be back! Here’s the Roundup:
— Architect Frank Gehry has been secretly working with the City of L.A. on plans to revitalize the L.A. River.