BOOK LAUNCH: DINGBAT 2.0
Saturday, April 30, 2016 | 6pm - 9pm
In the Gutter | Dingbat 2.0: The Iconic Los Angeles Apartment As Projection of a Metropolis
Location: Jai&Jai Gallery
648 North Spring Street
Los Angeles, Ca 90012
Edited by UCLA A.UD Alumni Joshua G. Stein (M.Arch.I ’00) with contributing essay by Professor Dana Cuff among others.
Dingbat 2.0: The Iconic Los Angeles Apartment as Projection of a Metropolis. Dingbat 2.0 is the first full-length critical study dedicated to the quirky and idiosyncratic “dingbat” apartment type, which for more than half a century has been largely anonymous, often misunderstood, and occasionally fetishized—as much for being ugly and ordinary as for being innovative, iconoclastic, and distinctly “L.A.”