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Anastasia Tokmakova

Anastasia Tokmakova

Los Angeles, CA, US

 

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Can good design cure LA’s homeless problem? We asked Mike Alvidrez, CEO of Skid Row Housing Trust, Fri, Jun 23 '17

For Skid Row Housing Trust, a nonprofit developer in Los Angeles that builds housing for LA’s homeless population, good design is a basic civil right. Understanding that the environment plays a vital role in their residents’ recovery, the organization consistently teams up with renowned ...

Can good design cure LA’s homeless problem? We asked Mike Alvidrez, CEO of Skid Row Housing Trust
 

(Un)believable Utopias: 6 Forgotten Projects and their Provocative Stories, Fri, Jun 16 '17

Consciously or otherwise, social context determines design. Architecture, in turn, is capable of not only representing political ideals but also of reinforcing or shaping them—for example, through fostering forms of collective living or through breaking down gendered behavioral norms. The ...

(Un)believable Utopias: 6 Forgotten Projects and their Provocative Stories
 

A Final Shot for One-Night Stand LA #3: Last Call, Fri, May 26 '17

On May 20th, the third and final iteration of One-Night Stand for Art and Architecture (ONS-LA)—a popular annual event in Los Angeles where designers transform motel rooms into installations for the night—took over the Royal Viking Motel in Los Angeles’ MacArthur Park. Over the ...

A Final Shot for One-Night Stand LA #3: Last Call
 

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