Los Angeles isn’t exactly known for its skyscrapers or preservation efforts. But there are plenty of buildings, both new and old, that are stunningly, uniquely LA. For this feature, I wrote entries for the city’s 30 most beautiful buildings and consulted local experts for the own picks. In addition, I write features about the ugliest buildings and most unique gas stations.
|30 most beautiful buildings||Architecture experts’ picks|
|10 ugliest buildings||5 unique gas stations|
|A guide to Art Deco in LA||A guide to Googie in LA|
Additional photographs: Jakob N. Layman