Architecture

It took 25 years to complete the Huntington’s Chinese garden, which occupies the largest swath of the institution’s 120 acres.
GREGG SEGAL
PLACES

A Garden’s Secrets Lie in the Details

The Huntington’s spectacular Chinese garden reflects age-old traditions—and new demographics.

The Los Angeles River runs through an industrial area in Vernon, just south of downtown L.A.
LISA CORSON
ARCHITECTURE

The Los Angeles River: Frank Gehry’s Most Ambitious Project

Frank Gehry is working to revitalize a three-mile stretch of the Los Angeles River’s concrete channel into scenic parkland. It could be the architect’s most ambitious—and riskiest—project ever.

Built in 1908, the Gamble House was designed by architects Greene & Greene, for use by David and Mary Gamble (of Procter & Gamble fame) as a winter residence.
© ALEXANDER VERTIKOFF/VERTIKOFF ARCHIVE
PLACES

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Each year, 25,000 visitors flock to the Gamble House, an architectural masterpiece built in 1908.

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