a wide range of efforts to preserve L.A. County’s architectural heritage. The nine award recipients are:
<img src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/g6/g6h9bqhusshns7bw.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=1200" border="0" />The <a href="http://bustler.net/news/tags/los-angeles/367" >Los Angeles</a> Conservancy has announced the recipients of its 37th annual Preservation Awards, which recognize achievement in the field of <a href="http://bustler.net/news/tags/historic/3331" >historic</a> preservation. This year’s projects reflect
Chairman's Award: Hauser & Wirth Los Angeles
This flour mill-turned-arts center, pictured above, was taken up by international art gallery Hauser & Wirth, who has a track record of restoring historic places around the world. When they opened in Los Angeles, the company adapted the former home of the Globe Grain & Milling Company in downtown’s Arts District. A street art historian identified the graffiti murals that covered much of the complex, many of which were restored.