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Classifying neo LA by Constellation


Property rights.

You may not get it all, as it's engagingly Sci-Arcy, but you have to check out Constellations of Los Angeles at Archinect anyway. It's a neo-situationist drive by of several local "constellations" of inner metro LA that stand for LA building types and resident types, by Orhan Ayyüce.

Sample snippet from Park Labrea constellation:
Managed by a real estate company.

Population: A lot of transplanted New Yorkers (info from personal sources), old tenants from 70's who still pay low rents, metrosexuals with modern furniture. Average 1 telescope per unit on the high rises. Wikipedia presence exists. Vast Google information available under La Brea Park. Some open spaces were used by home remodeling workers eating lunch.
Generally right on but without the grown up child actors. The whole project exhibits more genuinely helpful urban thought about Los Angeles than Gail Goldberg has mustered in four years as planning chief.

For some snippets of Ayyüce's work as an architect, here you go.