Design and Architecture

By KCRW, Frances Anderton

Design and architecture shape our world. On DnA: Design and Architecture, host Frances Anderton talks to designer, users and critics about the latest in products, fashion, architecture and more, in Los Angeles and beyond. Photo credit: Marc Goldstein

  1. 1.
    Border wall breakdown, David Adjaye18 July 2017
    27:39
  2. 2.
    Is HHH housing getting built?13 July 2017
    4:06
  3. 3.
    LA's electric bus future, construction giant Paul Matt11 July 2017
    29:03
  4. 4.
    Proterra and the rise of electric buses6 July 2017
    4:38
  5. 5.
    Freedom sculpture, Henry Rollins, surfboards4 July 2017
    29:02
  6. 6.
    Should extremely creative CEOs get away with bad behavior?27 June 2017
    28:42
  7. 7.
    The $1.2 billion Wilshire Grand finally set to open22 June 2017
    3:50
  8. 8.
    Fire safety in towers, artists and developers, PetSpace20 June 2017
    28:51
  1. 9.
    Frank Lloyd Wright's Los Angeles gems15 June 2017
    4:10
  2. 10.
    Trump's American idea, LACMA's expansion, the idea of home13 June 2017
    28:48
  3. 11.
    LACMA wants to expand into South LA7 June 2017
    4:27
  4. 12.
    Securing Public Spaces, Super Wealthy Asians6 June 2017
    28:31
  5. 13.
    Can driverless cars solve our traffic woes?1 June 2017
    4:26
  6. 14.
    Farewell LA freeways, Peter Shire is back30 May 2017
    28:26
  7. 15.
    Bus ridership declines in LA25 May 2017
    4:24
  8. 16.
    The Art of Manufacturing, Apple's new headquarters23 May 2017
    28:19
  9. 17.
    Border wall builders, private art museums, Stamen Design16 May 2017
    28:23
  10. 18.
    Uber at the LA Times, Preserving LA, 'The Handmaid's Tale'9 May 2017
    28:44
  11. 19.
    Ron Finley saves his garden4 May 2017
    4:33
  12. 20.
    Michelle Obama, LA 2024, Vespertine2 May 2017
    28:45
  13. 21.
    African-American architect Paul Revere Williams gets AIA's top honor27 April 2017
    4:44
  14. 22.
    Neutra landmark, Thom Mayne's home, I.M. Pei turns 10025 April 2017
    28:43
  15. 23.
    A new park springs from ancient soil20 April 2017
    4:11
  16. 24.
    Symbols of protest, lighting up EDM festivals18 April 2017
    28:15
  17. 25.
    Santa Monica's historic Sears store to be repurposed13 April 2017
    4:14
  18. 26.
    LA cleantech's future, music photographer Mick Rock11 April 2017
    28:26
  19. 27.
    Border wall designs pour in, but is the project even real?6 April 2017
    4:31
  20. 28.
    Drought-friendly lawns, gangsta gardener, Aeron chair4 April 2017
    28:30
  21. 29.
    Watergate Offices, Trump Hotel; 'The Price of Illusion'28 March 2017
    28:30
  22. 30.
    Parker Center one vote away from demolition23 March 2017
    4:04
  23. 31.
    Building homes near freeways, 'Rick Owens: Furniture'21 March 2017
    28:49
  24. 32.
    How DC's post office became Trump Hotel16 March 2017
    4:18
  25. 33.
    Big plans for tiny houses, homes for hope14 March 2017
    29:00
  26. 34.
    Measure S was defeated. Now what?9 March 2017
    4:46
  27. 35.
    Bidding on the border wall, new apartment architecture7 March 2017
    29:07
  28. 36.
    Life's a game, 'Never Built New York'28 February 2017
    28:27
  29. 37.
    A walking tour of Compton architecture24 February 2017
    4:35
  30. 38.
    Production design, art and politics, the creative mind21 February 2017
    28:37
  31. 39.
    Santa Monica leads the way in seismic retrofit plan16 February 2017
    3:37
  32. 40.
    Connecting The Bloc, modernist art, mapping the heart14 February 2017
    28:25
  33. 41.
    The Bloc, Metro open new portal to downtown transit riders9 February 2017
    4:15
  34. 42.
    Measuring the impact of Measure S, Netflix on design7 February 2017
    28:44
  35. 43.
    Elon Musk's plan to dig a tunnel under LA2 February 2017
    4:08
  36. 44.
    Santa Monica Airport, Trump's border wall31 January 2017
    28:31
  37. 45.
    Critics say Caruso development highlights need for planning reform25 January 2017
    4:30
  38. 46.
    Pussyhat project, Ben Carson, building boom, Bjarke Ingels24 January 2017
    28:33
  39. 47.
    Chargers logo electrifies social media18 January 2017
    4:19
  40. 48.
    Trump's inauguration, developer donations17 January 2017
    28:30
  41. 49.
    Lucas Museum to come to LA11 January 2017
    4:31
  42. 50.
    Connected tech at CES, Battersea's future10 January 2017
    28:26
  43. 51.
    CES preview, designing the golden arches3 January 2017
    28:31
  44. 52.
    Year in review, Vern Yip, United Artists Theatre27 December 2016
    28:37
  45. 53.
    Star architects come to LA, but will they get to build?21 December 2016
    4:49
  46. 54.
    Artist evictions; should a mid-century bank be saved?20 December 2016
    28:23
  47. 55.
    Seniors evicted in Westwood; 'I Hate the Internet'13 December 2016
    28:35
  48. 56.
    'La La Land,' Mann house, underwater pavilions6 December 2016
    28:30
  49. 57.
    A streetcar is desired in downtown LA30 November 2016
    4:11
  50. 58.
    Cuban architecture, Lewis MacAdams29 November 2016
    29:06
  51. 59.
    LA River's leading advocate Lewis MacAdams steps down24 November 2016
    4:29
  52. 60.
    SUVs are back, the family behind Wilshire Grand22 November 2016
    29:17
  53. 61.
    Wilshire Grand nears completion17 November 2016
    4:12
  54. 62.
    Angelenos vote for density and transit10 November 2016
    3:58
  55. 63.
    A new hope for Lucas Museum in LA, The Wangs vs. The World9 November 2016
    29:25
  56. 64.
    Big pot embraces high design3 November 2016
    4:30
  57. 65.
    Designing dispensaries, the southland's growing pains1 November 2016
    28:54
  58. 66.
    Frank Gehry strips down on Sunset27 October 2016
    4:39
  59. 67.
    Designing your life, ghostland25 October 2016
    29:17
  60. 68.
    The problem with A/C, Neon City, Jewish LA18 October 2016
    29:17
  61. 69.
    Police academy, smart gun, eat the river11 October 2016
    29:22
  62. 70.
    The suburban home of tomorrow6 October 2016
    4:46
  63. 71.
    Patrick Shearn, Greenbuild, cargo shorts4 October 2016
    29:03
  64. 72.
    YIMBYs rise up to support development29 September 2016
    4:31
  65. 73.
    The Europeans are coming! Koolhaas, Herzog & de Meuron in LA27 September 2016
    29:15
  66. 74.
    Smithsonian's new African-American museum, YIMBY movement20 September 2016
    38:05
  67. 75.
    Utopia and Arcosanti, Gemini G.E.L. and Mixografia13 September 2016
    29:24
  68. 76.
    Santa Monica's Measure LV is being watched around the southland8 September 2016
    4:19
  69. 77.
    Driverless cars, sitcom house plans6 September 2016
    29:18
  70. 78.
    The struggle over growth, from Santa Monica to Boyle Heights30 August 2016
    29:17
  71. 79.
    Will LACMA's new building win over the critics?25 August 2016
    4:18
  72. 80.
    Saving Pereira's buildings, 'Wear and Tear'23 August 2016
    29:23
  73. 81.
    Public swimming pools and the "mindscape" of Los Angeles18 August 2016
    4:01
  74. 82.
    Swimming pools and public art16 August 2016
    29:01
  75. 83.
    The streets are alive with public art11 August 2016
    4:43
  76. 84.
    Tesla gigafactory, Whole Foods design, Ben Medansky9 August 2016
    29:34
  77. 85.
    It's not all bad news in Rio5 August 2016
    3:48
  78. 86.
    Building the Olympics, tropical modernism, egamer wear2 August 2016
    29:11
  79. 87.
    Design for Skid Row, Politics as Spectacle, Sewing Machine Ravel26 July 2016
    29:19
  80. 88.
    It's Not Your Grandparents' Political Conventions Anymore20 July 2016
    4:34
  81. 89.
    Cleveland's Public Square, VR Coasters, Pokémon GO19 July 2016
    29:16
  82. 90.
    Can Metro Boost Ridership with Transit-Oriented Development?13 July 2016
    5:28
  83. 91.
    LA Sports Arena, Architecture’s Odd Couple, Aaron Axelrod, Prince of Venice12 July 2016
    29:19
  84. 92.
    A Much-Needed Makeover for The Ford Theatre7 July 2016
    4:21
  85. 93.
    Obama Library, Silver Lake Reservoir, Tes-Loop5 July 2016
    29:05
  86. 94.
    Designing a Solution for Homelessness30 June 2016
    4:29
  87. 95.
    Skyspace LA, Mini-Golf, Assemble Collective28 June 2016
    29:07
  88. 96.
    Metro to Ask Voters for Another Sales Tax23 June 2016
    4:42
  89. 97.
    Brexit's Impact on Design, Metro's Transit Funds, Saving The Smell21 June 2016
    29:06
  90. 98.
    Public Space in a Time of Fear16 June 2016
    4:11
  91. 99.
    Gay Spaces, FAB Park, LACMA Redesign, Ecocapsule14 June 2016
    29:13

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