Hennessey + Ingalls Art & Architecture Bookstore
Largest independent bookstore dealing specifically with books on the visual arts. Over 50,000 titles in art, architecture, interior design, photography, graphic design, fashion, landscape architecture, and gardening.
214 Wilshire Boulevard
Santa Monica, CA 90401
1520 North Cahuenga Boulevard, Suite 8
Los Angeles, CA 90028
Best-Selling Design Books (April)
A defining architectural style of the postwar era, Brutalism arguably produced some of the world's least popular public buildings. Judging by the work of many contemporary practitioners, however, the influence of Brutalism only seems to grow.
Christopher Alexander Editor
From 1940 to 1990, Los Angeles rapidly evolved into one of the most populous and influential industrial, economic, and creative capitals in the world. During this era, the region was transformed into a laboratory for cutting-edge architecture.