Archive for the 'Architecture & Planning' Category

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Finding Your Way Around Hollywood Will Soon Be Easier

We’ve made some exciting progress on the Hollywood Wayfinding Signage Project! Through a series of steering committee meetings, a community open house, and presentations to external organizations, we are nearing completion of the preliminary design work for this program. In… read more

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Hollywood Wayfinding Signage Program

Hunt Design has been engaged by LADOT to design and assist in implementing wayfinding signage elements for digital display parking-related signs as well as unique ‘branded’ signage for identification of public parking structures. The scope includes a parking structure-related pedestrian wayfinding… read more

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90 Years of the Cherokee Building

The history of the Cherokee Building (located at 6646 Hollywood Boulevard) mirrors the history of Hollywood itself and captures the symbiotic relationship between the city of Los Angeles and the birth of the film industry. It was built in 1927,… read more

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Let’s Address Measure S

An important discussion on Measure S will be led by Matthew Fienup, Executive Director of California Lutheran University’s Center for Economic Research and Forecasting (CERF) on February 1st at 6.30 pm. This discussion, which will take place at 6565 Sunset… read more

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Dream Hotel is Coming to Hollywood

The Dream Hotel Group has created iconic hotels in destinations like New York City, Miami, and Bangkok. Now the brand is expanding to Hollywood, with a completely new building currently under construction at Selma Ave. and Cahuenga Blvd. (Hollywood is… read more

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Touring The Neighborhood

A Starline van pulled up in front of the BID headquarters this week. But no one was selling tours of the movie star homes or promised any celebrity sightings.  Instead, six board members from the two boards who manage the… read more

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Calling All Artists!

The Hollywood Entertainment District in partnership with the Hollywood Arts Council is seeking submissions for an LA artist to create artwork for 10 utility boxes along the world-famous Walk of Fame! The chosen artist will receive a $2,000 stipend for final designs. Artwork… read more