On the adventure list - to walk the entire stretch of Sunset Blvd.
latimes:

For Sunset, a new dawn: Sunset Boulevard has long operated as a zipper across the length of the city. But what the boulevard does most dramatically now is provide a bridge from private spaces to a more public-minded kind of city-making. 
The second in Christopher Hawthorne’s On the Boulevards series.
Photo: Giant advertisements dominate the Sunset Strip, hoping to catch the eye of a steady stream of revelers. Credit: Luis Sinco / Los Angeles Times

On the adventure list - to walk the entire stretch of Sunset Blvd.

latimes:

For Sunset, a new dawn: Sunset Boulevard has long operated as a zipper across the length of the city. But what the boulevard does most dramatically now is provide a bridge from private spaces to a more public-minded kind of city-making. 

The second in Christopher Hawthorne’s On the Boulevards series.

Photo: Giant advertisements dominate the Sunset Strip, hoping to catch the eye of a steady stream of revelers. Credit: Luis Sinco / Los Angeles Times

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(Source: Los Angeles Times)

There were no manifestoes from many of us, but everyone was quietly making their own manifestoes. The artist Harry Gamboa said it best when he said L.A. is a desert with mirages and something happens and, poof, it’s gone. I always liked that. That’s Los Angeles.