Modern Architecture in Koreatown, LA

Not Just Another Box: A Modern Building Riles the NiMBYs

Here's a post from OnSugar blog City Period:

Not many people grasp the concept of thinking outside the box, but architect Stephen Kanner did just that by designing a 14-unit building with odd windows in Koreatown, Los Angeles. Koreatown is a neighborhood where most apartment buildings swim in a sea of similarity. You would think a contemporary structure would be a welcoming enhancement, but to the contrary; some neighbors felt it didn't complement the area's other structures. One neighbor felt if the building was painted one solid color, such as gray, maybe then it would be more attractive. Read the full story at the LA Times.

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