Today we face peak oil, climate change, loneliness, and severe health issues due to our way of life. But why? Jan Gehl has documented how modern cities repel human interaction and argues that we can build cities in a way which takes human needs for inclusion and intimacy into account.
Cherry Blossom Festival
Join the Museum and the National Cherry Blossom Festival® for two days of hands-on activities exploring Japanese arts and design and dynamic performances, all part of the 9th annual celebration honoring the gift of trees.
The Museum and AFI Silver present "L.A. Modern," a film series surveying mid-century to postmodern views of Los Angeles—as the city of angels evolved into the nation’s second largest, and most modern, metropolis.
Watch / Listen
Whether you already visited the exhibition Overdrive: L.A. Constructs the Future, 1940–1990 or are just interested in the architecture and design of Los Angeles, we have lots of material to explore online.