Ron Radziner, FAIA and Anna Hill: Threads for LA's Wiggle and Sway
Huffington Post - almost 5 years
If style represents the perfect mixture of beauty and adaptation, then three examples of LA style are: the Peggy Moffitt show at the Pacific Design Center, the skate scene on Fairfax and the Orthodox Jewish culture on Fairfax which coexists alongside the skaters.
Even if you don't care about style, go see The Total Look: The Creative Collaboration between Rudi Gernreich, Peggy Moffitt and William Claxton at MOCA at the Pacific Design Center. Designed and installed by Marmol Radziner, the show begins in an all black room (think New York), travels upstairs in a hallway of chartreuse and black wallpaper (the flight out west), and lands in a room of fuchsia, orange and chartreuse (LA -- you've arrived). We love these clothes because they are friendly to the body. Want to do a few sun salutations post cocktail? No problem! You can cartwheel in these 1960s minis. Imagine a few tropical fish mixed with mango flesh and Bird of Paradise and you have the beginnings of an understand
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