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  • Building an unlikely reunion

    6 days ago

    Two celebrated pioneers of modern architecture, Rudolph Schindler and Richard Neutra, former colleagues and close friends who have been bitterly estranged for years, find themselves unexpectedly sharing the same hospital room in “The Princes of Kings Road,” a new play based on a...

  • Julius Shulman, Architectural Photographer, 98

    July 22, 2009 | 8:00 pm

    I had the good fortune of forging a most special friendship with Julius Shulman, the legendary architectural photographer and iconic chronicler of the rise of Los Angeles’ modern era, who died July 15 at the age of 98. I believe one of the central elements of our connection was...

  • City of Images Gets Its Own Photography Scene

    By Tom Teicholz

    March 25, 2009 | 4:16 am

    Los Angeles has long held a fascination with the visual; beholden to looks, surfaces and images, it is a city where even the buildings seem to strike a pose. So it might seem surprising that until now, there’s never been an institution here devoted to photography. But that all...

  • The photographer who defined urban L.A.

    By Tom Teicholz

    November 15, 2007 | 7:00 pm

    Julius Shulman, the still much-in-demand architectural photographer, famous for his photos of Modernist homes, turned 97 a few weeks ago, and the partying has been pretty much nonstop -- which is the way Shulman likes it.

    The Getty Research Institute, which houses Shulman's...

  • Three Museum Shows Span Gamut of Arts

    By Ed Rampell

    December 8, 2005 | 7:00 pm

    Architecture is for the photographer Julius Shulman what green peppers and sand dunes were for Edward Weston or Yosemite for Ansel Adams. Born in 1910, Shulman's iconic images have become a staple of every book or magazine that touches on the subject of modern architecture.


  • An Eye for Modernism

    By Michael Aushenker

    November 14, 2002 | 7:00 pm

    On March 5, 1936, Julius Shulman was awestruck when he saw the Hollywood Hills home designed by legendary California Modernist architect Richard Neutra.

    A free-spirited 26-year-old photographer, who was unsettled on a career, Shulman casually snapped six shots of the mansion with his...