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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.
    Silicon Valley disrupts cities, Stacy Michelson19 September 2017
    30:28
  2. 2.
    Stormy connections, Amazon seeks city, 'Found in Translation'12 September 2017
    28:58
  3. 3.
    The crosswalks of Bunker Hill are alive with color7 September 2017
    4:00
  4. 4.
    Berggruen Institute, 'Condemned to Be Modern'5 September 2017
    28:39
  5. 5.
    Angels Flight soars again31 August 2017
    4:23
  6. 6.
    Harvey and Houston planning, road diets spark rage29 August 2017
    29:03
  7. 7.
    Comparing LA's transit system to London and New York24 August 2017
    4:12
  8. 8.
    Public art and politics, California design22 August 2017
    28:15
  1. 9.
    Three changing waterfronts in Southern California15 August 2017
    28:45
  2. 10.
    From acid to Apple: a survey of California design9 August 2017
    4:19
  3. 11.
    Future Aleppo, Norman Bel Geddes8 August 2017
    28:37
  4. 12.
    'Columbus' muses on modernism, David Hockney turns 801 August 2017
    28:37
  5. 13.
    Will Santa Monica's affordable housing goals backfire?27 July 2017
    4:47
  6. 14.
    Designer Camp, Louis Kahn barge, Architectural Imagination25 July 2017
    29:14
  7. 15.
    Border wall breakdown, David Adjaye18 July 2017
    27:39
  8. 16.
    Is HHH housing getting built?13 July 2017
    4:06
  9. 17.
    LA's electric bus future, construction giant Paul Matt11 July 2017
    29:03
  10. 18.
    Proterra and the rise of electric buses6 July 2017
    4:38
  11. 19.
    Freedom sculpture, Henry Rollins, surfboards4 July 2017
    29:02
  12. 20.
    Should extremely creative CEOs get away with bad behavior?27 June 2017
    28:42
  13. 21.
    The $1.2 billion Wilshire Grand finally set to open22 June 2017
    3:50
  14. 22.
    Fire safety in towers, artists and developers, PetSpace20 June 2017
    28:51
  15. 23.
    Frank Lloyd Wright's Los Angeles gems15 June 2017
    4:10
  16. 24.
    Trump's American idea, LACMA's expansion, the idea of home13 June 2017
    28:48
  17. 25.
    LACMA wants to expand into South LA7 June 2017
    4:27
  18. 26.
    Securing Public Spaces, Super Wealthy Asians6 June 2017
    28:31
  19. 27.
    Can driverless cars solve our traffic woes?1 June 2017
    4:26
  20. 28.
    Farewell LA freeways, Peter Shire is back30 May 2017
    28:26
  21. 29.
    Bus ridership declines in LA25 May 2017
    4:24
  22. 30.
    The Art of Manufacturing, Apple's new headquarters23 May 2017
    28:19
  23. 31.
    Border wall builders, private art museums, Stamen Design16 May 2017
    28:23
  24. 32.
    Uber at the LA Times, Preserving LA, 'The Handmaid's Tale'9 May 2017
    28:44
  25. 33.
    Ron Finley saves his garden4 May 2017
    4:33
  26. 34.
    Michelle Obama, LA 2024, Vespertine2 May 2017
    28:45
  27. 35.
    African-American architect Paul Revere Williams gets AIA's top honor27 April 2017
    4:44
  28. 36.
    Neutra landmark, Thom Mayne's home, I.M. Pei turns 10025 April 2017
    28:43
  29. 37.
    A new park springs from ancient soil20 April 2017
    4:11
  30. 38.
    Symbols of protest, lighting up EDM festivals18 April 2017
    28:15
  31. 39.
    Santa Monica's historic Sears store to be repurposed13 April 2017
    4:14
  32. 40.
    LA cleantech's future, music photographer Mick Rock11 April 2017
    28:26
  33. 41.
    Border wall designs pour in, but is the project even real?6 April 2017
    4:31
  34. 42.
    Drought-friendly lawns, gangsta gardener, Aeron chair4 April 2017
    28:30
  35. 43.
    Watergate Offices, Trump Hotel; 'The Price of Illusion'28 March 2017
    28:30
  36. 44.
    Parker Center one vote away from demolition23 March 2017
    4:04
  37. 45.
    Building homes near freeways, 'Rick Owens: Furniture'21 March 2017
    28:49
  38. 46.
    How DC's post office became Trump Hotel16 March 2017
    4:18
  39. 47.
    Big plans for tiny houses, homes for hope14 March 2017
    29:00
  40. 48.
    Measure S was defeated. Now what?9 March 2017
    4:46
  41. 49.
    Bidding on the border wall, new apartment architecture7 March 2017
    29:07
  42. 50.
    Life's a game, 'Never Built New York'28 February 2017
    28:27
  43. 51.
    A walking tour of Compton architecture24 February 2017
    4:35
  44. 52.
    Production design, art and politics, the creative mind21 February 2017
    28:37
  45. 53.
    Santa Monica leads the way in seismic retrofit plan16 February 2017
    3:37
  46. 54.
    Connecting The Bloc, modernist art, mapping the heart14 February 2017
    28:25
  47. 55.
    The Bloc, Metro open new portal to downtown transit riders9 February 2017
    4:15
  48. 56.
    Measuring the impact of Measure S, Netflix on design7 February 2017
    28:44
  49. 57.
    Elon Musk's plan to dig a tunnel under LA2 February 2017
    4:08
  50. 58.
    Santa Monica Airport, Trump's border wall31 January 2017
    28:31
  51. 59.
    Critics say Caruso development highlights need for planning reform25 January 2017
    4:30
  52. 60.
    Pussyhat project, Ben Carson, building boom, Bjarke Ingels24 January 2017
    28:33
  53. 61.
    Chargers logo electrifies social media18 January 2017
    4:19
  54. 62.
    Trump's inauguration, developer donations17 January 2017
    28:30
  55. 63.
    Lucas Museum to come to LA11 January 2017
    4:31
  56. 64.
    Connected tech at CES, Battersea's future10 January 2017
    28:26
  57. 65.
    CES preview, designing the golden arches3 January 2017
    28:31
  58. 66.
    Year in review, Vern Yip, United Artists Theatre27 December 2016
    28:37
  59. 67.
    Star architects come to LA, but will they get to build?21 December 2016
    4:49
  60. 68.
    Artist evictions; should a mid-century bank be saved?20 December 2016
    28:23
  61. 69.
    Seniors evicted in Westwood; 'I Hate the Internet'13 December 2016
    28:35
  62. 70.
    'La La Land,' Mann house, underwater pavilions6 December 2016
    28:30
  63. 71.
    A streetcar is desired in downtown LA30 November 2016
    4:11
  64. 72.
    Cuban architecture, Lewis MacAdams29 November 2016
    29:06
  65. 73.
    LA River's leading advocate Lewis MacAdams steps down24 November 2016
    4:29
  66. 74.
    SUVs are back, the family behind Wilshire Grand22 November 2016
    29:17
  67. 75.
    Wilshire Grand nears completion17 November 2016
    4:12
  68. 76.
    Angelenos vote for density and transit10 November 2016
    3:58
  69. 77.
    A new hope for Lucas Museum in LA, The Wangs vs. The World9 November 2016
    29:25
  70. 78.
    Big pot embraces high design3 November 2016
    4:30
  71. 79.
    Designing dispensaries, the southland's growing pains1 November 2016
    28:54
  72. 80.
    Frank Gehry strips down on Sunset27 October 2016
    4:39
  73. 81.
    Designing your life, ghostland25 October 2016
    29:17
  74. 82.
    The problem with A/C, Neon City, Jewish LA18 October 2016
    29:17
  75. 83.
    Police academy, smart gun, eat the river11 October 2016
    29:22
  76. 84.
    The suburban home of tomorrow6 October 2016
    4:46
  77. 85.
    Patrick Shearn, Greenbuild, cargo shorts4 October 2016
    29:03
  78. 86.
    YIMBYs rise up to support development29 September 2016
    4:31
  79. 87.
    The Europeans are coming! Koolhaas, Herzog & de Meuron in LA27 September 2016
    29:15
  80. 88.
    Smithsonian's new African-American museum, YIMBY movement20 September 2016
    38:05
  81. 89.
    Utopia and Arcosanti, Gemini G.E.L. and Mixografia13 September 2016
    29:24
  82. 90.
    Santa Monica's Measure LV is being watched around the southland8 September 2016
    4:19
  83. 91.
    Driverless cars, sitcom house plans6 September 2016
    29:18
  84. 92.
    The struggle over growth, from Santa Monica to Boyle Heights30 August 2016
    29:17
  85. 93.
    Will LACMA's new building win over the critics?25 August 2016
    4:18
  86. 94.
    Saving Pereira's buildings, 'Wear and Tear'23 August 2016
    29:23
  87. 95.
    Public swimming pools and the "mindscape" of Los Angeles18 August 2016
    4:01
  88. 96.
    Swimming pools and public art16 August 2016
    29:01
  89. 97.
    The streets are alive with public art11 August 2016
    4:43
  90. 98.
    Tesla gigafactory, Whole Foods design, Ben Medansky9 August 2016
    29:34
  91. 99.
    It's not all bad news in Rio5 August 2016
    3:48

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