Flash floods can send walls of water, mud and rocks powering down the mountains, into debris basins, destroying life and property in their way. Rios Clementi Hale Studios suggests a “micro basin” concept for breaking the speed and catching the debris higher up the slopes.
Older women seem to take a somewhat more nuanced view of sexual harassment and how to deal with it than young women. Frances Anderton asks why, and wonders if #MeToo reflects not only advances in women’s rights but huge behavioral, spatial and technological change.
This holiday break, you can: see Riverside Mission Inn awash in holiday lights; learn how to build a bike; check out the drawings of Russian architect Sergei Tchoban and the paintings of Seeroon Yeretzian; and catch up on the Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA shows you missed.
LACMA’s redesign is undergoing environmental review and you can add your comments through Friday. But the Draft EIR doesn’t accept notes on the design itself, which contains a controversial bridge over Wilshire Boulevard. DnA reports.