A new collection from the author/illustrator of the hugely popular All the Buildings in New York, this is a charmingly illustrated journey to the City of Angels that is sure to delight and inspire not only longtime Angelenos but also newbies and armchair travelers of all ages.
Told through James Gulliver Hancock's unique and charming drawings, All the Buildings in Los Angeles offers a winsome, transporting journey through the streets of La La Land. From Griffith Observatory and the Getty Museum to the Chateau Marmont and Rodeo Drive, this book will allow readers to experience the sun-kissed pleasures of this cultural capital without having to deal with its famously terrible traffic. Including classic landmarks like Grauman's Chinese Theatre and the Capital Records Building, as well as new favorites such as the Broad contemporary art museum and the Walt Disney Concert Hall, it captures the city as it is today, and the cultural musings, accessible histories, anecdotes, and informative details that accompany the illustrations throughout make this volume truly as practical as it is beautiful.
02 March 2022