Peter Moruzzi, 1992-1997
Milestones in the Community
- Bob’s Big Boy Preservation Win
- Nickodell – Famous Paramount Pictures adjacent eaterie on Melrose is closed
Postwar Commercial Architecture in Los Angeles
Lecture and Exhibition focusing on Armet and Davis, the firm responsible for bringing the Googie Coffee Shop style to a broader American audience.
Bob’s Big Boy
Designated a California State Historical Point of Interest. Designed by Wayne McAllister in 1949 in Toluca Lake. The process is difficult due to owner opposition. After designation it becomes the top grossing Bob’s Big Boy in the country.
A new company in Delaware begins that will influence the graphic world in the coming years. This type Foundry and font catalog allows people across the world to utilize fonts initiated by Southern California architects and artists since 1993.
The Eichler Network begins to support the lifestyle of the thousands of homeowners in Northern and Southern California who own an ‘Eichler’ home. mid-century homeowners in Sacramento and southern California who live in Streng Bros., Palmer & Krisel, Cliff May, and other Eichler-like mid-century modern classics. CA-Modern, a quarterly full-color hard-copy magazine which contains a mix of features on California’s rich legacy of mid-century modern homes and the people that live in them, home maintenance solutions, and other features that focus on the modern home and its lifestyle. CA-Modern Magazine since 2006
Viva Las Vegas: After-Hours Architecture
An influential book on Las Vegas architecture arrives by Alan Hess with a forward by Robert Venturi in July 1, 1993